Dr. JillAnne W. McCarty

JillAnne W. McCarty, M.D., Ph.D., is a board-certified ophthalmologist. Highly skilled and experienced in cataract, anterior segment, and oculoplastic surgery, Dr. McCarty began her practice in Ventura in 1992. Her surgical expertise has helped thousands of patients, including many local physicians and health professionals, improve their quality of life. Dr. McCarty speaks Spanish fluently.

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Education

Dr. McCarty is a graduate of Stanford University. She received her Doctorate of Medicine at the Medical College of Virginia, graduating at the top of her medical class, with numerous academic honors and awards. A Medical Scientist, Dr. McCarty was awarded her Ph.D. degree from the University of Iowa, College of Medicine, and has 20 scientific publications and abstracts. She has presented her ophthalmology research at national meetings.

Dr. McCarty completed her ophthalmology residency at the Jules Stein Eye Institute at the UCLA School of Medicine. She is a member of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons and a fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology.

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Volunteer Work

Hospital de la Familia, Guatemala

Dr. McCarty is part of an American eye surgical team that regularly travels to the jungle highlands of Guatemala to provide much needed eye surgery to those who would otherwise have no access to medical care. With vision restored, patients are able to work and provide for their families.

For more information, and to learn how you can help: www.hospitaldelafamilia.com.

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