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Specialty: Cataract, Glaucoma, Implantable Lenses, General Ophthalmology, LASIK
Specializing in advanced cataract surgery for over 25 years, Dr. David Rowell has enjoyed bringing the latest advances in vision correction to the Salem and Mid-Willamette Valley. Dr. Rowell, who specializes in cataract surgery and LASIK, brings the highest level of surgical care to his patients.
Dr. David Rowell was raised in Salem, Ore. and returned to join his father Dr. Peter Rowell, founder of Eye Care. An Oregon State University graduate, Dr. Rowell received his medical degree from Washington University Medical School in St. Louis, Mo. Ophthalmology residency training at the University of Iowa was followed by appointment as clinical associate with special emphasis on surgery for cataract, cornea and glaucoma. Dr. Rowell had further cataract surgical training at the Sinskey Eye Institute in Santa Monica, California. Dr. Rowell has completed numerous courses in refractive surgery and LASIK and performs all vision correction surgery at Eye Care.
Dr. Rowell is an active fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the International Society of Refractive Surgery. He is a member of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons and has served as chairman of the Ophthalmology Department at Salem Hospital. Dr. Rowell is proud to be continuing his family’s tradition of delivering full service medical and surgical eye care in Salem.