Richard Lewis, MD
Co-Founder/Chief Medical Officer
Sacramento Eye Consultants/Aerie Pharmaceuticals
Richard A. Lewis, MD is the former director of glaucoma at the University of California, Davis. In addition to his busy clinical practice located in Sacramento, California, Dr. Lewis is actively involved in clinical research in national and international trials in anterior segment disease and glaucoma therapy. He is the past President of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (2014-15) and past President of the American Glaucoma Society (2000-02). Dr. Lewis is the medical Editor Emeritus of Glaucoma Today and on the editorial board of the Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, Journal of Glaucoma, Advanced Ocular Care and Ocular Surgery News. He is co-founder of Sacramento’s Capital City Surgery Center (2003) and Chief Medical Officer for Aerie Pharmaceuticals.