USC Roski Eye Institute, California

Jonathan C. Song, MD

Director of Cornea Services

Jonathan C. Song, M.D. is the Director of Cornea Services and Associate Professor of Clinical Ophthalmology. Specializing in Cornea, External Diseases, Refractive Surgery, and Pediatric Ophthalmology, he has a special interest in pediatric cataracts, glaucoma, and corneal/refractive disorders in children.

Dr. Song received his B.S. in biology from the California Institute of Technology and his M.D. from the University of California, San Francisco. He completed an internship at UCLA Medical Center and his ophthalmology residency at the University of Southern California’s Department of Ophthalmology. Dr. Song then completed fellowship training in Pediatric Ophthalmology at Childrens Hospital Los Angeles and in Cornea and Refractive Surgery at USC.

Gloria Chiu, OD, FAAO

BostonSight® PROSE Clinical Fellow

Dr. Gloria Chiu received both her Bachelor of Arts in Molecular and Cell Biology and her Doctor of Optometry at the University of California, Berkeley. She then pursued a post-graduate residency in Cornea and Contact Lenses at the Southern California College of Optometry. In 2009, she completed a BostonSight PROSE Clinical Fellowship.

Dr. Chiu is currently the Chief Optometrist at the PROSE Clinic at the USC Roski Eye Institute in Los Angeles, and an Assistant Professor of Clinical Ophthalmology at the University of Southern California. Her clinical interests include contact lens fittings for patients with ocular surface disease and irregular corneas. Her research interests include ocular pathology in contact sport athletes and corneal health associated with contact lens wear.

In 2009, Dr. Chiu received the George W. Mertz Contact Lens Residency Award from the American Optometric Foundation. Dr. Chiu is a Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry.

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Charles W. Flowers, Jr., MD

Current Position

Associate Professor of Clinical Ophthalmology, Keck School of Medicine

Clinical Specialties

Cornea / external disease
Laser vision correction

Academic Degrees

BS Stanford University, Stanford, CA
MD Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

Residency

Charles R. Drew University of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA

Fellowship

University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA
 - Refractive Surgery and External Disease

Board Certification

American Board of Ophthalmology and National Board of Medical Examiners

J. Martin Heur, MD, PhD

Current Position

Associate Professor of Ophthalmology, Keck School of Medicine

Clinical Specialties

Refractive surgery
Cornea / external disease
Penetrating and lamellar keratoplasty
Cataract surgery

Academic Degrees

BS Xavier University, Cincinnati, OH
PhD University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH
MD University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH

Residency

Cole Eye Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland OH

Fellowship

Doheny Eye Institute, Los Angeles, CA
 - Cornea / External Disease

Board Certification

American Board of Ophthalmology

Bibiana J. Reiser, MD

Current Position

Assistant Professor of Clinical Ophthalmology, Keck School of Medicine

Clinical Specialties

Pediatric ophthalmology
Pediatric glaucoma and corneal disease

Academic Degree

MD University of Southern California

Residency

University of California, Irvine, CA

Fellowships

Doheny Eye Institute, Los Angeles, CA
- Cornea and refractive surgery
Children's Hospital of Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
- Cataract and glaucoma

Board Certification

American Board of Ophthalmology

Julie Schallhorn, MD, MS

Current Position

Assistant Professor of Clinical Ophthalmology, Keck School of Medicine

Clinical Specialties

Cornea
Uveitis

Academic Degree

MS Bioengineering, University of California, San Diego, CA
MD University of Southern California

Residency

University of California, San Francisco, CA

Fellowships

F.I. Proctor Foundation, San Francisco, CA
- Uveitis
Casey Eye Institute, OHSU, Portland, OR
- Cornea

Board Certification

American Board of Ophthalmology

“Incredible caring resource for keratoconus patients. They understand and are anxious to help. Their expertise and treatment is unique. Their attitude, together with the ability patients have at the clinic to meet and interact with others similarly afflicted, makes the patient feel less alone and isolated.”
— PROSE patient

Gloria Chiu, OD, applying drops to patient

"Warm, loving, friendly from the top down. A family-type environment for treatment. A one of a kind medical facility with HIGHLY trained and qualified staff."
— PROSE patient