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Dr. Kubal is dual fellowship-trained in glaucoma and corneal disease. He specializes in the medical and surgical treatment of cataracts, glaucoma and corneal diseases in addition to laser vision correction.
He attended Harvard University as an undergraduate, where he graduated summa cum laude and was inducted into the Phi Beta Kappa honor society. He went on to earn his medical degree from the Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, one of the nation’s most prestigious medical schools, graduating in the top of his class. As a medical student, Dr. Kubal distinguished himself, receiving the Stephen J. Ryan, MD Prize, awarded to the most promising medical student entering the field of ophthalmology. Dr. Kubal stayed in Baltimore for his residency training, which he completed at the world-renowned Wilmer Eye Institute. During his residency, Dr. Kubal was also awarded the A. Edward Maumenee Research Grant to pursue his research interests in advanced intraocular lens surgery.
He then completed a fellowship at Minnesota Eye Consultants in Minneapolis, Minnesota, one of the most prestigious cornea, glaucoma and refractive surgery fellowships in the country. There, he learned from some of the most prominent national and world leaders in ophthalmology. In Minnesota, he learned from the true pioneers of laser vision correction, the innovators who helped develop the LASIK procedure, see it through FDA approval and perform continued research and developments. He also received advanced surgical training on new, minimally invasive techniques for glaucoma surgery and corneal transplantation and brings a new level of expertise to the greater Miami and Ft. Lauderdale community.