Ronald M. Kurtz MD

Ron Kurtz, MD

President & CEO

RxSight

Biography

Ron Kurtz, MD, joined RxSight in June 2015. Prior to joining RxSight, Dr. Kurtz was the General Manager of Alcon LenSx, Inc. Prior to the acquisition of LenSx Lasers, Inc. by Alcon, he co-founded LenSx in 2007, serving as the company’s President and Chief Executive Officer and member of the board of directors, until its acquisition. In 1997, he co-founded IntraLase Corporation serving as its initial President and CEO. IntraLase became a publicly-held Nasdaq-listed company in 2004 and was acquired by Advanced Medical Optics, Inc. in 2007. Dr. Kurtz was a Professor of Clinical Ophthalmology at the University of California, Irvine, and was on the faculty at the University of Michigan, where he established the Ultrafast Laser Medical Group. Dr. Kurtz earned his BA in Biochemistry from Harvard College and his MD from the University of California, San Diego.

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