John J. Kownacki, M.D. is a highly skilled and experienced eye surgeon. Dr. Kownacki received his M.D. degree and performed his ophthalmology residency at St. Louis University. He is board-certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology and was the Chief Ophthalmologist for the Air Force at Davis- Monthan AFB. He has performed studies in the field of refractive surgery and practices the latest technologies using the most up-to-date equipment.
He has special expertise in the care of patients that have cataracts and other coexisting diseases such as cataracts plus corneal diseases, glaucoma, or retinal disease. His expertise includes caring for patients who have a history of RK, LASIK, or PRK, and are now are dealing with cataracts.
He trained at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN and has received many awards for his dedication to education and research both at Mayo Clinic and Harvard. He actively contributes to the field of ophthalmology through writing journal articles and book chapters.
Dr. Solano will explain your ocular condition in terms you will understand and he is committed to treating his patients as though he were caring for a family member.
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