Dr. Ali Mohebbi is an eye doctor second to none! A recipient of the Clinical Excellence Award, as well as Best of Costa Mesa and Santa Ana from the United States Commerce Association, Dr. Mohebbi stands head and shoulders above the rest.
Dr. Mohebbi attended an internationally known American university in Iran, Pahlavi University, where he earned a Chemical Engineering Degree.
After relocating to the United States, Dr. Mohebbi attended Nova South Eastern University, College of Optometry, in Miami, Florida where he earned his Doctor of Optometry. He is also a member of the American Optometric Association.
After graduation, Dr. Mohebbi returned to California where he has proudly provided excellent and outstanding eye care in Los Angeles and Orange County, California for the last 20 years. As a Doctor of Optometry, part of Dr. Mohebbi's commitment to his patients is ongoing professional education. As technology and the world around us change, he keeps up-to-date in order to provide the best care possible for his patients' eyes.
Dr. Mohebbi's background in Engineering and his formal education in Optometry, coupled with his personality and caring for his patients, make him an outstanding optometrist. As a family practitioner in the field of optometry, he provides the best care and advice for his patients on a daily basis.
Dr. Mohebbi is an optometrist in Santa Ana providing complete eye care services for the surrounding communities.
As a licensed optometrist, Dr. Mohebbi provides exams, diagnoses, and treatments of all disorders that affect the eye or vision. In addition to training in eye diseases and disorders, Dr. Mohebbi is also trained in anatomy, biochemistry, and physiology. With this background, Dr. Mohebbi is trained to recognize a range of health issues; such as glaucoma, macular degeneration, diabetes, and hypertension.
Dr. Mohebbi works hard to stay current on the latest advances in eye health and vision care and regularly attends continuing education seminars and advanced training courses. It is because of Dr. Mohebbi's dedication to continuing education that our Santa Ana patients receive the most modern and progressive vision care available.
Dr. Elizabeth Cho was born and raised on the East Coast. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in Biological Sciences at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County where she served as president of the Pre-Optometry Society. She then pursued her Doctor of Optometry degree at the Illinois College of Optometry in Chicago and was granted the Southwest Contact Lens Scholarship upon graduation. Dr. Cho enjoyed being involved in optometry school as the Vice President of the National Optometric Student Association, Workshop Coordinator for the Cornea and Contact Lens Society, and an active member of the Beta Sigma Kappa Honor Society. She also completed rotations at the Southern Nevada VA and University of Minnesota Ophthalmology Department for further education in ocular disease and primary eye care.
After receiving her degree, Dr. Cho completed her formal residency training at the Southern California College of Optometry of Marshall B. Ketchum University in specialty contact lenses, with an emphasis on keratoconus, post-surgical corneas, myopia control, dry eyes, and post-LASIK ectasia. During residency, she was awarded the Dr. Suzanne Tran Residency Award and will be the first recipient of the Rhonda Robinson Residency Award at the Annual American Academy of Optometry 2021 Conference. Dr. Cho is a current member of the California Optometric Society and the Orange County Optometric Society.
Dr. Cho has a longstanding passion for mission trips both domestic and international. She visited Cambodia and Mexico every year during college to teach English, build homes, and volunteer for children's summer camps. While in optometry school, she traveled to Honduras with the Fellowship of Christian Optometrists and Peru with Volunteer Optometric Services to Humanity to provide eye exams to underprivileged neighborhoods. Day to day, Dr. Cho enjoys quality time with family and friends, going to church, coastal hikes, swimming, pursuing fitness goals, and cooking new recipes.