Meet Dr. Franklin Lusby

In 1989, Dr. Lusby chose to focus his practice on refractive surgeries and is a LASIK specialist, performing more than 150 procedures a month. He continues to perform PRK surgeries as well as LASIK, Custom LASIK, Intralase®, and more.

As a board certifi ed ophthalmologist, the majority of Dr. Lusby’s practice is comprised of Lasik. Dr. Lusby has performed over 45,000 refractive procedures.  In 1995, he was certifi ed by Chiron to perform ALK and took a LASIK fellowship with Stephen Slade, M.D., in January, 1996 in Shanghai, China, to train in the latest techniques in LASIK available at that time.

Born and raised in Maryland, Dr. Lusby graduated Magna Cum Laude from Columbia Union College in Takoma Park,  Maryland. He then attended the prestigious Loma Linda University School of Medicine in Loma Linda, California. He served his internship at Malden Hospital, which is affi liated with Boston University School of Medicine in Massachusetts.

Dr. Lusby completed the Basic Science Course for Ophthalmology at the Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infi rmary at Harvard Medical School in Boston before returning to the west coast for his residency at White Memorial Medical Center in Los Angeles. Following this, he completed a sixteen month fellowship in Anterior Segment Surgery with James McCaffery, M.D., at Glendale Eye Medical Center.

Dr. Lusby served as Chief of Ophthalmology Section at Glendale Adventist Medical Center from 1992 until 1996.  Distinguished among his peers, he has written numerous articles which have appeared in medical publications such as the Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, as well as Current Opinion in Ophthalmology. He has lectured and taught refractive workshops for the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.

Dr. Lusby’s outside interests focus mostly on woodworking and sports cars. He also plays the violin, which he began studying at the age of seven. Dr. Lusby and his wife, Jeanee, are parents to Kadee, Patrick, and twins David and Chelsea.