Fugo Eye Institute


World Renowned Author,  Lecturer, and Inventor


Dr Fugo is an inventor of ophthalmic surgical equipment and methods of ocular surgery, and holds numerous patents both nationally and internationally on these inventions. He travels extensively to lecture on these advanced techniques as well as having published numerous articles in ophthalmic journals. He is the former chief medical editor of 2 medical journals: The Annals of Ophthalmology and Comprehensive Therapy.

Ocular Applications of the Fugo Blade

Book published by Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins


An informative book on case studies, surgical techniques and general information about the use of plasma ablation techniques in eye surgery.

Richard J Fugo, BS, MS, MD, PhD

Company Profile

Fugo Eye Institute


Founded: 1983

Owner: RIchard J Fugo M.D., Ph.D.


Areas of expertise:  Cataract Surgery, Glaucoma, General Ophthalmology, Laser

Awards & Recognition

Fugo's Blade saves eyesight; take care of yours

(Times Herald, Lifestyle , May 18, 2013)


Read the article

We are all about YOUR VISION !


At the Fugo Eye Institute, we care about you ! We care about your vision. We take the time to listen to you, diagnosis the issues and provide you with an individualized treatment plan. If you are looking for a high tech eye care facility that has that old fashioned personal touch then you have come to the right place. Our average employee has worked with us for over 10 years. We strive to make you feel at home at our facility while providing top notch eye care.

Whether you need new glasses, laser eye treatment, or cataract surgery... we can help you. Our goal is to thoroughly evaluate your eye issues and determine the best course of treatment.

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