Sarah M. Nehls, MD

Sarah M. Nehls, MD

Professor, Cornea and Anterior Segment Service Chief


Appointments and Honors

Cornea and Anterior Segment Service Chief
Cornea, External Disease and Refractive Surgery Fellowship Director


Refractive surgery, cataract, cornea and external disease

Medical and Surgical Interests

  • Bladeless custom LASIK and PRK laser vision corrective surgery
  • Cataract surgery
  • Cornea and external disease
  • Femtosecond laser cataract surgery
  • Multifocal and toric introcular lenses

Research Interests

  • Clinical trials
  • Cornea
  • Dry eye
  • Infectious eye disorders


Fellowship: Cornea, Refractive Surgery and Uveitis, Francis I. Proctor Foundation, University of California, San Francisco, CA

Residency: Jules Stein Eye Institute, University of California, Los Angeles, CA

Internship: Scripps Mercy Hospital, San Diego, CA

Medical School: University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI