Daniel Valenzuela, M.D.


Medical School: Vanderbilt University Medical School

Internship: Vanderbilt University Medical Center – General Surgery

Residency: Vanderbilt Eye Institute



Cataract surgery
Diabetic eye disease
Dry eye



Daniel Valenzuela, MD, received his bachelor’s degree in philosophy and neuroscience from the University of Miami and his medical degree from the Vanderbilt University School of Medicine. He then completed an internship in general surgery at Vanderbilt University Medical Center and a residency in ophthalmology at the Vanderbilt Eye Institute .Dr. Valenzuela has co-authored peer-reviewed articles in several journals, including the Journal of Neuroscience, Cell Transplantation and the American Journal of Ophthalmology. He is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and has an interest in performing complex cataract surgery with the most current medical and surgical techniques.