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Robert Lingua, MD, Ophthalmology, Orange, CA, UCI Medical Center

RobertWLinguaMD

Ophthalmology Orange, CA

Professor, Ophthalmology, University of California, Irvine College of Medicine

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Education & Training

  • Childrens Hospital Los Angeles
    Childrens Hospital Los AngelesResidency, Ophthalmology, 1980 - 1981
  • United Hospitals of NewarkResidency, Ophthalmology, 1977 - 1980
  • University of Southern California/LACUSC Medical Center
    University of Southern California/LACUSC Medical CenterResidency, General Surgery, 1975 - 1977
  • University of Southern California School of Medicine
    University of Southern California School of MedicineClass of 1975

Certifications & Licensure

  • FL State Medical License
    FL State Medical License 1985 - 1994
  • NJ State Medical License
    NJ State Medical License 1978 - Present
  • CA State Medical License
    CA State Medical License 1976 - 2023
  • American Board of Ophthalmology Ophthalmology

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Above and Beyond Award Angel Light Academy, 2019
  • Physician of Excellence Orange Coast Magazine, 2011-2019
  • AAPOS 2018 Honor Award AAPOS, 2018
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Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Journal Articles

  • Clinical and oculomotor complications of extraocular muscle extirpation for infantile nystagmus syndrome  
    Lingua R, JAAPOS, 8/20/2018

Lectures

  • Surgical Treatments for Nystagmus 
    American Nystagmus Network (ANN) Annual Meeting, Washington DC - 7/27/2019
  • Ophthalmology Perspectives in the Management of Strabismus 
    Southern California College of Optometry, Fullerton, CA - 7/12/2019
  • Ophthalmologic Perspectives in the management of Strabismus Western University of Health Sciences, Pomona, CA 
    Western University of Health Sciences, Pomona, CA - 11/6/2018
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Grant Support

  • Quantifying The Tonic Force Effect Of StrabismusNational Eye Institute1987–1988
  • Succinylcholine As A Predictor In Strabismus SurgeryNational Eye Institute1985
  • Succinlycholine As A Predictor In Strabismus SurgeryNational Eye Institute1985

Committees

  • Member, Resident Selection Committee 2013 - 2016
  • Member, Resident Education Committee 2011 - 2019
  • Member, Program Planning Committee/Gavin Herbert Eye Institute/Annual Symposium 2011 - 2016

Professional Memberships

Hospital Affiliations