Our Doctors

Nasrin Mani, M.D. (President & CEO )

Nasrin Mani, M.D., is an experienced, board certified Ophthalmologist, specializing in surgical and medical treatment of retinal diseases.

Majid Mani, M.D. (Vice President)

Majid Mani, M.D., is an Ophthalmic Surgeon with an emphasis in caring for patients with diabetes, macular degeneration, retinal detachment, and glaucoma.

Ayham R. Skaf, M.D.

Ayham Rod Skaf, M.D., an associate of California Retina Associates, treats aberrant retinal disorders, and specializes in macular degeneration, retinal detachment, uveitis, macular hole and macular pucker.

Mauricio E. Pons, M.D.

Mauricio E. Pons, M.D., an associate at California Retina Associates, brings with him knowledge of diagnosis and treatment for patients with glaucoma.

Tayson DeLengocky D.O. | California Retina Associates

Tayson DeLengocky, D.O.

Tayson DeLengocky, D.O., an associate of California Retina Associates, is a highly trained osteopathic physician with a holistic approach in treating eye diseases.

George Papastergiou, M.D.

Dr. Papastergiou is a prolific researcher, who has published numerous clinical articles and currently reviews for major Ophthalmology journals such as Journal of Ophthalmology, Archives of Ophthalmology, Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, and European Journal of Ophthalmology.

Javier Jardon, M.D.

Javier Jardon, M.D., is a board certified ophthalmologist who specializes in surgical and medical retina conditions. He received his medical degree from University of Puerto Rico, Medical Sciences Campus, San Juan, Puerto Rico.

Jason Moss, M.D.

Jason Moss, M.D.

Jason Moss, M.D., an associate of California Retina Associates, specializes in the medical and surgical treatments of the retina and vitreous, including macular holes, epiretinal membranes, retinal detachments, diabetic retinopathy and age-related macular degeneration.

Arnett Carraby, M.D.

Dr. Arnett Carraby is a board-certified comprehensive ophthalmologist and fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology who specializes in the medical and surgical treatment of the anterior segment of the eye, with a focus on cataract surgery.

Martin Rajsbaum, M.D.

Martin Rajsbaum, M.D., is an ophthalmologist who is highly experienced in glaucoma, pterygium, cornea, cataract, lens implant surgery and comprehensive ophthalmology.

James Peairs, M.D.

Dr. James J. Peairs is a San Diego native and joined California Retina Associates in 2018. He graduated from Duke University in Durham, NC with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology, and worked at the Duke Eye Center participating in research uncovering the pathophysiology behind age-related macular degeneration and uveitis.

Patrick P. Sassani, M.D.

Dr. Sassani is a board certified sub-specialty-trained ophthalmologist. He practices general ophthalmology and specializes in the surgical and medical conditions of the retina and vitreous including dry and wet macular degeneration, diabetic eye disease, intraocular infections, and retinal vascular diseases.

Roula El-Moghrabi, D.O. | California Retina Associates

Roula El-Moghrabi, O.D.

Dr. Roula El-Moghrabi is an honors graduate of York University in Toronto, where she earned her Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in biology. She obtained her Doctor of Optometry (O.D.) degree at Illinois College of Optometry in Chicago. Her clinical rotations were completed at Illinois Eye Institute and Panton Eye Clinic, an ophthalmology practice in Chicago, Illinois. She also interned and completed training at the Veterans Affairs Hospital in Detroit.

Nancy El-Moghrabi, D.O. | California Retina Associates

Nancy El-Moghrabi O.D.

Dr. Nancy El-Moghrabi is an honors graduate of York University in Toronto, where she earned her Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in biology. She obtained her Doctor of Optometry (O.D.) degree at Illinois College of Optometry in Chicago. She completed internships at the Veterans Affairs Hospital in Grand Rapids, Detroit Medical Center, and an ophthalmology practice in Dubai.

Hamid Mani, M.D. (Consultant)

Hamid Mani, M.D., is an internationally recognized clinician. He graduated from the Vanderbilt University Ophthalmology program in 1987, where he did his residency and chief residency.