We are a friendly, service driven family practice in the Los Angeles area—just minutes away from all the major studios—whose number one goal is patient satisfaction. Our optometric team takes pride in providing services and products that meet or exceed our patients' expectations. Our doctors approach the eye care needs of their patients with utmost importance, offering only excellence in clinical care.
About the Optometrists
Fouad Melamed, O.D.
Dr. Fouad Melamed, is a local of Beverly Hills for over 20 years. He completed his undergraduate studies in Psychobiology at UCLA and earned his Doctorate of Optometry from the Southern California College of Optometry. Dr. Melamed completed his clinical externships at various Veterans Administration Medical Centers with his primary training being in the diagnosis and treatment of ocular disease with a focus on glaucoma, diabetes, and vascular disease. He is Certified in the treatment of Glaucoma (currently only a few Optometrists in California have this certification). He is an active member of the California Optometric Association and the American Optometric Association. Dr. Melamed resides in West Los Angeles with his wife and daughter.
Elliot Vaupen, O.D., F.A.A.O.
Dr. Elliot Vaupen completed his undergraduate studies at Berkeley and UCLA. He obtained his Doctorate in Optometry from the Los Angeles College of Optometry. Dr. Vaupen earned a Fellowship in Optometry. Dr. Vaupen is a member of the Los Angeles County Optometric Society, the California Optometric Association and the American Optometric Association. He is the past President of the LA County Optometric Society and serves on the Board of Alumni at the Southern California College of Optometry.