About Dr. Thurston

Dr Thurston

Dr. Thurston brings a superior level of eye care to our local community and the surrounding areas. He is highly trained and skilled in monitoring and treating medical eye conditions, including: cataracts, glaucoma, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration, foreign body removal and evaluation of work related and other injuries. He can provide a variety of treatment options involving medical management of eye diseases as well as eye surgery for both minor and complex disorders. Eyeglasses and contact lenses are available for purchase through our optical shop, Oasis Optical.

Undergraduate Degree

Dr. Thurston received his Bachelor of Arts Degree in biology from California State University, Northridge where he graduated Magna Cum Laude.

Medical School

Dr. Thurston received his Medical Degree from West Virginia University School of Medicine in Morgantown, West Virginia.

Residency and Internship

Dr. Thurston completed his Internship in Internal Medicine at Ochsner Medical Center, and his Ophthalmology Residency Training Program at LSU/Ochsner in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Board Certification

Dr. Thurston is a board certified ophthalmic clinician and surgeon.