About Cedars Aspens

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 is the solution for manufacturers and associations in ophthalmology who need high-quality, innovative, and rapid response consulting. As an organization, we provide an experienced and effective team of experts to work with you to help you solve problems and effect change.

Who We Are:

CEDARS/ASPENS is a group of 93 anterior segment surgeons - large enough to offer a broad range of resources and expertise, but small enough for rapid and convenient mobilization to work on key initiatives. All members are key opinion leaders, prominent women and men very experienced in the practice of medicine, seasoned in national and local speaking, active in research, active in collaboration with industry, involved in education, and mentors to the next generation of anterior segment surgeons.


What We Do

Advise, Write, Research, Speak

CEDARS/ASPENS is a cohesive, active network and our involvement in projects is time and cost-effective. We collaborate to help solve problems, bring about change, and contribute to innovation for the betterment of eye care.