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Fuerst Eye Center

Board-Certified Ophthalmologists & Eye Surgeons located in West Covina, CA & La Canada / Glendale, CA

About Fuerst Eye Center

Fuerst Eye Center is a state-of-the-art ophthalmology practice serving the communities of West Covina, California and Glendale, California. Ophthalmologists David J. Fuerst MD, Nicole M. Fuerst MD, and Jeannine W. Scheinhorn MD, and a trusted clinical staff, provide exceptional eye care in a compassionate environment. 

The skilled team of eye care professionals at Fuerst Eye Center provides both routine and specialty eye care at both of their Southern California locations. The doctors offer routine eye exams, glasses and contact lenses, and treatment for many eye conditions including cataracts, corneal disease, glaucoma, dry eye, diabetic eye disease, and eye infections. They are also known for their expertise in advanced eye surgeries that include LASIK, laser cataract surgery, glaucoma surgery, pterygium surgery, and a wide array of corneal surgeries ranging from Intacs® to corneal transplants. Many patients are referred to Fuerst Eye Center by other physicians because of the team’s surgical expertise and their reputation for achieving excellent outcomes.

Above all, the team firmly believes in providing high-quality, individualized care to every patient they see. Dr. David Fuerst and Dr. Nicole Fuerst determine the most appropriate course of treatment for each patient, taking the time to thoroughly and compassionately explain each procedure they recommend so patients understand their options. 

Whether it’s you or a loved one who requires routine or specialty eye care, contact the dependable professionals at Fuerst Eye Center. Request an appointment by phone or online today.

Mission Statement

Our doctors provide the gold standard of ophthalmologic care in a compassionate, caring environment. We are dedicated to providing state-of-the-art, high quality, personalized eye care. We treat our patients like family!

Our Providers


David J. Fuerst, M.D.

Board Certified Ophthalmologist & Cornea, Cataract, and Refractive Surgeon

Nicole M. Fuerst, M.D.

Board Certified Ophthalmologist & Cornea, Cataract, and Refractive Surgeon

Jeannine W. Scheinhorn, M.D.

Board Certified Ophthalmologist

All providers are board certified by The American Board of Ophthalmology

Our staff speaks English, Spanish, and Armenian


Preferred Insurance Providers

Should you have any questions or concerns, please call us

Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Shield of California
HealthCare Partners
Medical Eye Services (MES Vision)
Palmetto GBA
United Healthcare
Vision Service Plan

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Words from our patients

  • 5 star

    "This is a professional Medical office with state of the art Ophthalmic equipment, Dr. Fuerst employs a certified, qualified, and friendly staff."

    Mary T.
  • 5 star

    "Very professional and an extremely talented and gifted physician. Patient care and concern is primary with Dr. Fuerst."

    R J E.
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