Steven G. Ferrucci, O.D.
Professor
Chief, Optometry Section, Sepulveda VA Medical Center, Sepulveda, CA
Coordinator, Primary Eye Care - Department of Veterans Affairs Residency


Joined us in 1996-97, 2001

B.A., Brandeis University
O.D., New England College of Optometry
Residency in Hospital-Based/Primary Care Optometry, Sepulveda VA Medical Center


818.891.7711 Ext. 7744 • Fax 818.895.9597
Steven.Ferrucci@med.va.gov

Dr. Steven Ferrucci, a 1994 graduate of the New England College of Optometry, completed his Residency in Primary Care/Hospital Based/Geriatric Optometry at the Sepulveda VA Hospital in Sepulveda CA. He is currently Chief of Optometry at the Sepulveda VA Ambulatory Care Center and Nursing Home. He is also the Residency Director at his site, and an Associate Professor at the Southern California College of Optometry. His emphasis includes therapeutic treatment of glaucoma, cataracts, diabetic retinopathy, and posterior segment disease. He also performs on-site fluorescein angiography, including injections and digital imaging.

Dr. Ferrucci has lectured in both the U.S. and Canada, with a special interest in Diabetes, Diabetic Eye Disease and Fluorescein Angiography. He has also published several articles in optometric journals, including The New England Journal of Optometry , Optometry and Vision Science, and Optometry. He is an active member in the American Optometric Association and the National VA Optometric Association, as well as a fellow in both the American Academy of Optometry and the Optometric Retinal Society. He is currently President-Elect and Director of Continuing Education for the San Fernando Valley Optometric Society, and a consultant for the Accreditation Council on Optometric Education. He is currently Secretary for the Optometric Retinal Society as well as the editor for the on-line newsletter.