Dr. Santora, Cataract and Refractive Services

Donald Santora, MD is a board-certified ophthalmologist who has performed more than 20,000 refractive surgeries. A magna cum laude graduate of Allegheny College and a graduate from Penn State University College of Medicine, he completed his residency in ophthalmology at St. Francis Medical Center and Allegheny General Hospital, where he served as chief resident from 1994 to 1995. In 1998, Dr. Santora completed a fellowship in refractive surgery in Mendoza, Argentina under the tutelage of Dr. Roberto Zaldivar, an international authority on refractive surgery. Dr. Santora is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the Pennsylvania Medical Society, Phi Betta Kappa honor society, the International Society of Refractive Surgeons and the Pennsylvania Academy of Ophthalmology. Dr. Santora has published numerous papers in ophthalmology journals and lectured on current topics in the field of laser vision correction.