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Learn more about obtaining tissue from the San Diego Eye Bank®.

Providing ocular tissue services to ophthalmologists around the world.

San Diego Eye Bank® Physician Services

For nearly 50 years, the San Diego Eye Bank has been serving local, national, and international physicians by providing high quality ocular tissue for transplantation, research, and education. With CustomCut® services, the San Diego Eye Bank® now provides pre-cut tissue for EK, DSEK, DSAEK, LKP, and IEK corneal transplant surgery.

If you would like to learn more about our many services, please contact the San Diego Eye Bank®.

Tissue Distribution Services

At the San Diego Eye Bank®, our distribution team ensures that the donation process is as easy as possible for physicians, researchers, and surgery centers. We provide CustomCut® corneal tissue for use in corneal transplant procedures, including EK LKP, DSEK, DSAEK, and IEK surgery. Our certified specialists process CustomCut® corneal tissue using the Moria® microkeratome and IntraLase® laser.

Donor Development

Hospitals, hospices, and other healthcare professionals can easily obtain eye donation information through our healthcare development services. The San Diego Eye Bank® helps healthcare providers in meeting federal and state regulations regarding anatomical donation and provides on-site training and in-services, healthcare education and support, and more.

Refractive Laser Center

The San Diego Eye Bank® has provided the latest ophthalmic technology to local physicians for nearly 50 years and in 1996 continued this mission by opening the San Diego Eye Bank® Refractive Laser Center. With our advanced refractive laser center, our tradition continues by providing physicians and their patients with the state-of-the-art VISX® STAR S4 IR Excimer Laser, IntraLase® FS laser, and WaveScan WaveFront™, Pentacam, and Confocal system technologies. The San Diego Eye Bank® is the only eye bank in the world that owns and operates a refractive laser center .

Medical Education Programs

The San Diego Eye Bank® provides continuing medical education programs. The talents of nationally recognized faculty are utilized to address the latest advancements in ophthalmology.

International Cornea Project®

The International Cornea Project® is a humanitarian outreach program dedicated to fighting corneal blindness through the worldwide distribution of corneal tissue for transplantation. The program has successfully distributed more than 37,000 corneas worldwide. The International Cornea Project® is managed by the San Diego Eye Bank® and is supported by a network of eye banks within the United States.

Contact the San Diego Eye Bank®

If you would like to learn more about our numerous services, please contact the San Diego Eye Bank®.

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The state-of-the-art San Diego Eye Bank® Excimer Laser Center is a community resource for both patients and physicians. Since it opened in 1996, thousands of patients have benefited from laser vision correction surgery at the facility.

At the San Diego Eye Bank®, we are dedicated to providing medical education programs that feature internationally known speakers and the latest issues surrounding ocular tissue collection, distribution, and processing.

If you would like to learn more about our services, including the provision of pre-cut corneal tissue, please contact the San Diego Eye Bank today.

San Diego Eye Bank®
9246 Lightwave Ave., Suite 120
San Diego, CA 92123

Toll Free: 800-EYE-BANK
Local: 858-694-0400
International: 00-1-858-694-0400
Fax: 858-565-7368

An organization for United Sight.
Serving the unserved.