carlsbad ophthalmologistCarlsbad eye doctor Dr. Tracy grew up in San Diego and received his undergraduate degree from the University of California at San Diego. He attended medical school at Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, in New York, NY.  He completed his residency training in Ophthalmology at the Scheie Eye Institute, at the University of Pennsylvania, in Philadelphia, PA.  He then completed a fellowship in Corneal and Refractive Surgery at the Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, in Miami, FL. U.S. News & World Report has consistently ranked the Bascom Palmer Eye Institute as the #1 eye hospital in the United States. Carlsbad eye doctor Dr. Tracy is Board Certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology. And he is a fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology.

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Prior to opening his current practice, Carlsbad eye doctor Dr. Tracy served as a medical director at TLC Laser Eye Centers, and has performed thousands of surgical procedures, such as LASIK eye surgery and Surface Ablation (PRK eye surgery), Cataract surgery, and Pterygium removal. In his free time, Dr. Tracy enjoys spending time with his wife, reading, and watching movies.  Additionally, Dr. Tracy provides volunteer services for EyeCare America, a Foundation of the American Academy of Ophthalmology.

Educational Background

Undergraduate Education

University of California, San Diego

Medical Education

Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons

Internship (Internal Medicine)

St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital

Residency (Ophthalmology)

Scheie Eye Institute, University of Pennsylvania

Fellowship (Cornea & Refractive Surgery)

Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami

Board Certification

Board Certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology

Professional Membership

Fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology

Best LASIK Eye Surgery Office in Carlsbad

At Carlsbad Eye Care, we use the latest technology to provide the safest and most accurate results. We use the most precise, state of the art lasers in advanced vision correction. Dr. Tracy uses both the Intralase Femtosecond and VISX Excimer lasers. Because eyes are like fingerprints and everyone is different, Dr. Tracy uses the VISX WaveScan technology to create a custom, detailed map of your eye. In addition to using the most reliable technology for refractive procedures, he offers top of the line premium lenses available for patients who undergo Cataract surgery.

Dr. Tracy patient's choice awardIn addition, Dr. Tracy has received numerous awards for his excellence in patient care and service. In 2013, Dr. Tracy received a Patient’s Choice Award, an honor bestowed on physicians who have made a difference in the lives of their patients. Out of the nation’s 830,000 doctors and physicians, only 5% earn this award, making it a truly unique honor.

Patient Testimonials

I used to wear glasses all the time, and now I don’t have to thanks to Dr. Tracy.  I am so glad I had LASIK done by Dr. Tracy, if you’re considering LASIK go see Dr. Tracy, the consult is free and you won’t regret it. He is amazing and the best Carlsbad ophthalmologist! I know, I’ve been to most of them! =)


LASIK ROCKS! I want to get into details but I have to say first in short, I’ve had vision problems, I found Dr. Tracy, had LASIK eye surgery, I was seeing 20/20 the next day! Dr. Tracy truly is the best carlsbad opthalmologist! He educated me about treatments such as laser for dry eyes, and the results were remarkable!

-J. Michael L.

Dr. Tracy & Natalie thanks for taking such wonderful care of me. You Rock!!! I’m so happy I was referred to you & I’ll definitely recommend you to all my friends looking for a Carlsbad eye doctor. Beautiful office too!

-Debbee R.

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If you would like to visit Carlsbad ophthalmologist Dr. Tracy, please make an appointment at this LASIK office by calling (760) 603-9910.

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