For Patients & Parents

The Cornea Institute in the Vision Center at Childrens Hospital Los Angeles is one of the nation's premier corneal and refractive surgical practices. Institute Director Jonathan C. Song, MD, and his team are leading the way with the newest equipment and the safest, most effective refractive and cataract surgical care for children. Our physicians have decades of experience in treating complex corneal diseases. In addition, a compassionate support staff in the Cornea Institute will help guide you throughout your time with us. You can be assured you have found the most accredited and advanced resource for your child.

This information will help you to navigate the hospital experience and become more familiar with your child's condition, so you can make more informed decisions. We understand how difficult it can be to find reliable background on rare eye disorders. Our website connects you to helpful information on research, as well as to organizations in partnership with the Vision Center who may be able to answer your questions.

     Appointment Information


     Insurance Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's)

     Surgery Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's)

     Family Support

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