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. A native of Los Angeles, California, Dr. Carraby pursued his undergraduate college education at Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts, and Occidental College in Los Angeles, where he graduated Cum Laude with honors in biochemistry. He attended the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) School of Medicine (now called the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA) where he received his Doctorate of Medicine (M.D.) degree with honors. He completed his ophthalmology residency training at the University of California at San Francisco (UCSF) Hospitals & Clinics. Further studies in ophthalmology were also completed at Stanford University School of Medicine in Palo Alto, California, Wills Eye Hospital in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and the Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary of Harvard University in Boston. Dr. Carraby is an Assistant Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology at the Jules Stein Eye Institute at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA in Los Angeles. He is currently the Chairman of the Department of Surgery at El Centro Regional Medical Center for 2019 & 2020.  He is a past president of the Charles R. Drew Medical Society of Los Angeles in 1996 & 1997. He is a former national delegate with the National Medical Association and past Chairman of the Surgery Departments at Lea Regional Medical Center in New Mexico and at Bay Harbor Hospital in California. Dr Carraby is a recipient of an America’s Top Ophthalmologists Award from the Consumer Research Council of America in 2002 and in 2009-2019.