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LEARN OPHTHALMOLOGY EFFICIENTLY


Discover the highest yield:
  • Cataract guide
  • Slit lamp tips
  • OCT diagnoses
  • Visual field patterns
  • Emergencies on call
  • ...and more!
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BY RESIDENTS, FOR RESIDENTS

Everything you wanted to know about succeeding in ophthalmology in one easy source

WRITTEN BY RESIDENTS

By residents, for residents. High yield concepts explained simply. Quick five minute frameworks to get you up to speed. Be ready for day 1.

RESIDENCY ESSENTIALS

The most common conditions you must know to succeed in clinic: Glaucoma, AMD, Diabetic Retinopathy. High level overviews to help you hit the ground running without getting bogged down in the details.

CLINICAL TECHNIQUES

Technique guides: Worried about using the slit lamp? The indirect? Interpreting OCTs? Fluorescein Angiography? Our guides will teach you how.

RESIDENCY ESSENTIALS:
TOP TIPS FOR YOUR FIRST MONTH

EyeGuru is the best way to prep for your first month of clinic.

EYEGURU FLASHCARD DECK

Comprehensive Knowledge

  • Closely follows the American Academy of Ophthalmology’s BCSC series, covering all subspecialities: Glaucoma, Cornea, Retina, Neuro-ophthalmology, Pediatrics, Pathology, and more.
  • Designed to help highlight the most important parts of the BCSC books to focus your learning.

Spaced Repetition

  • What you need, when you need it.
  • Our intelligent learning algorithm helps you pinpoint your strengths and weaknesses.
  • Fine-tuned through thousands of trials to make your learning as efficient as possible.

Efficient Learning

  • Learn efficiently and comprehensively.
  • Targeted study companion for OKAP and ABO.
  • Our premade decks cut out all the filler and give you exactly what you need to know.

THE EYEGURU PHILOSOPHY

  • EyeGuru’s mission is simple: 80% of high yield content in 20% of the time.

  • Build your core foundation using Residency Essentials.
  • Hone your knowledge using the EyeGuru Deck.

  • We want to help ophthalmology trainees excel in the clinic and on the boards!

OUR TEAM

Shawn Lin

Shawn is a 2nd year ophthalmology resident at UCLA. Prior to medical school, Shawn taught high school biology in New York City. During this time, he completed a Master’s in Education with a focus on mastery tracking and learning retention. He completed his MD at Stanford.

Ben Lin

Ben is a 2nd year medical student at UCLA. He has over a decade of experience in web development, and has built websites for numerous businesses and non-profit organizations. He completed his undergraduate degree at the University of Wisconsin - Madison.

David Xu

David is a 2nd year ophthalmology resident at UCLA. He has consulted for the ophthalmic pharmaceutical industry, performed extensive research in OCT, and founded multiple ventures in the healthcare space. He completed his MD at Cleveland Clinic.