Founder and Medical Director of Matossian Eye Associates and board certified refractive cataract surgeon who specializes in Dry Eye and Ocular Surface Disease. Cynthia Matossian, MD, uses the latest advances in diagnostic and therapeutic options to address Meibomian Gland Dysfunction and Tear Film instability. She lectures nationally and internationally on ocular surface optimization techniques prior to eye surgery, medications, and advances in the dry eye field. She has authored numerous peer reviewed articles and has contributed to countless publications. She was named one of Ocular Surgery News' Premier Surgeons, an elite group of 300 refractive cataract surgeons in the US. She is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology (Adjunct) at Temple University School of Medicine. She is often invited to chair panels and moderate discussions at national and regional meetings.