H. Douglas Cooper M.D.


Our Ophthalmology practice was established by Dr. H. Douglas Cooper and is dedicated to providing you with the latest in modern laser vision correction and the procedure best suited for your optimum vision. Our certified doctors offer a proven and safe alternative to eye glasses and contacts with advanced LASIK and Cataract Surgery, including the LENSAR Laser System, the LenSx Laser, Perfect Pulse Technology, and Refractive and IStent Trabecular Micro-Bypass surgery.

Dr. Cooper

During his 24 years of eye surgery practice, Dr. Cooper has performed over 28,000 cataract surgical procedures, and since then has completed over 10,000 Lasik surgeries, making him one of the most experienced cataract and Lasik surgeons in the region.

In the year 2010 Dr. Cooper became the President and CEO of Give Children Hope, an international children’s charity that is dedicated to feeding hungry children daily meals in some of the most devastated areas of the world, including the Philippines and Brazil.

A native of Idaho, Dr. Cooper graduated Cum Laude in 1981 from Brigham Young University in Utah. During his undergraduate training, Dr. Cooper spent two years as a missionary in Venezuela, where he became fluent in Spanish.

He graduated from Tulane University School of Medicine in 1985, and then completed a yearlong internship at Charity Hospital in New Orleans. From 1986 to 1989, Dr. Cooper trained as an Ophthalmology Resident at Tulane University, where he received the prestigious “James Allen Excellence in Ophthalmology Award”. He has written and published numerous articles in professional publications such as “The American Journal of Ophthalmology” and “Archives of Ophthalmology

In 1989, Dr. Cooper settled in the Sacramento area and started a general Ophthalmology practice specializing in Cataract and Refractive Surgery. During his 24 years of eye surgery practice, Dr. Cooper has performed of 28,000 cataract surgical procedures. In 1997 Dr. Cooper, successfully treated a local Ophthalmologist for hyperopia, making him the first surgeon in Sacramento to complete his Lasik certification, since then Dr. Cooper has completed over 10,000 Lasik surgeries, making him one of the most experienced cataract and Lasik surgeons in the region.

Dr. Cooper is committed to his patients and feels his most important accomplishment has been successfully raising nine children. In the year 2010 Dr. Cooper became the President and CEO of Give Children Hope, an international children’s charity that is dedicated to feeding hungry children daily meals in some of the most devastated areas of the world, including the Philippines and Brazil.

 

Our Facility

Sacramento Ophthalmology Staff

In addition to Dr. Cooper our staff includes an Optometrist, Office Manager, Medical Receptionist, Referrals Clerk, Surgical Coordinator, LASIK Coordinator, Billing Specialist and an Ophthalmic Medical Assistant. We work as a team to provide excellence in eye care in an efficient and pleasant environment.

We have the resources and staff to serve you, your family and friends.

Our Surgeon, H. Douglas Cooper, M.D., is dedicated to providing you with the very best in modern laser vision correction and the individual procedure best suited for your optimum vision.