Martin Rajsbaum, MD

Martin Rajsbaum, M.D., is an ophthalmologist who is highly experienced in glaucoma, pterygium, cornea, cataract, lens implant surgery and comprehensive ophthalmology. He is immensely skilled and adept in a variety of surgical procedures, including pterygium removal and complex cataract surgeries.

Dr. Rajsbaum grew up in Mexico City, where he received his medical degree from the National Autonomous University of Mexico and received his medical board in Mexico in 1967. He completed his residency at Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago. He then completed his fellowship in Ophthalmology at Mercy Hospital Medical Center, Chicago.

Dr. Rajsbaum initiated his private practice in Mexico City in 1976, where he was a pioneer in numerous cases of Radial Keratotomy and Refractive surgery (LASIK) before it was approved in the United States. While having his practice in Mexico, he started to Practice Ophthalmology in San Diego in 1986 where he had multiple practices San Diego, San Marcos, Hillcrest, and Mexico City. He’s been in practice over 30 years in the San Diego community.

He’s currently recognized by the American Academy of Family Physicians as an active teacher in the Scripps Hospital Medicine Residency program. He is fluent in English and Spanish.

Dr. Rajsbaum is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery and San Diego County Medical Society. His affiliation is at Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center.