Melanie L. Hom, M.D.
Dr. Hom graduated Summa Cum Laude and Phi Beta Kappa from UCLA where she received her Bachelor of Science in Physiological Sciences. She received her medical degree from Columbia University's College of Physicians and Surgeons in 2002. She then went on to complete her residency at California Pacific Medical Center. She is a diplomat of the American Board of Ophthalmology and a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology.
Dr. Hom is a comprehensive ophthalmologist who evaluates and treats diseases of the eye including glaucoma, cataracts, and diabetic retinopathy. She is a highly skilled surgeon who specializes in cataract surgery and incorporates the latest in cataract treatment modalities including Laser Assisted Cataract Surgery with the femtosecond laser, multifocal lenses and astigmatism correcting lenses.
She is currently on staff at Alta Bates, Summit, California Pacific Medical Center and Highland Hospitals. She continues to teach residents at California Pacific Medical Center and Highland Hospital.