About Us

Mission Statement

CEDARS/ASPENS is a not-for-profit Society of anterior segment surgeon educators whose mission is to expand the knowledge of ophthalmic surgery and foster excellence in patient care through clinical experience, peer-to-peer exchange, and practice education.  In partnership with the medical community, CEDARS/ASPENS defines and shapes the future of corneal, cataract, and refractive management through Collaboration, Innovation, and Education.



CEDARS/ASPENS Society is the result of two unique groups of surgeons merging, Cornea, External Disease, and Refractive Society (CEDARS) and the American Society of Progressive Enterprising Surgeons (ASPENS).





Cedars Aspens is a non-profit organization registered in the state of Florida.  A copy of the official registration and financial information may be obtained from the division of consumer services by calling toll-free within the state. Registration does not imply endorsement, approval, or recommendation by the state. 1.800.HELP-FLA (435-7352) www.FloridaConsumerHelp.comRegistration # CH46639.

Upcoming Events


    The Annual CEDARS ASPENS Meeting