Juan F. Batlle Logroño, MD is the Vice-President of Centro Láser in Santo Domingo in the Dominican Republic, where he specializes in Corneal Transplant surgeries(DALK, DSAEK, DMEK, PK), Refractive Surgery (LASIK, PRK, SMILE), Cataract Surgery, Neuro-Ophthalmology, Correction of Refractive Defects with intraocular lens (ICL), Dry Eye and Eye Surface disease, and the use of Amniotic Membrane in corneal problems.
Dr. Batlle is the Vice-President of Banco de Córneas in the Dominican Republic, a non-profit organization that seeks to promote the donation of eye tissues for people with corneal conditions. Thanks to this work, the organization has made innumerable transplants, promoting the process of awareness about the importance of being a donor.
“I always had my vocation clear. I learned it from my father, seeing his commitment to patients. I am the third generation of a family of ophthalmologists, and I know the responsibility that implies for me.”
As a doctor specialized in different areas of Ophthalmology, Dr. Batlle Logroño collaborates with the other doctors of Centro Láser in the visual health operations of the organization. As Vice President of the Corneas Bank of the Dominican Republic, he is one of the main promoters of the donation of organs for the sight, making people aware of the importance of the cornea for a correct visual health and the human and social commitment that implies the donation process. As Vice President of Centro Láser, he focuses on promoting the investigation of new areas and modern techniques in Ophthalmology, in order to offer a better service for the visual health of Dominicans.
Dr. Batlle studied at the Vanderbilt University, where he obtained his Bachelor’s Degree in Neuroscience. He went on to obtain a Doctorate in Medicine from the Tulane University School of Medicine, where he also completed his Residency in Ophthalmology. Subsequently, he studied to specialize in the area of cornea and refractive surgery. As an ophthalmologist recognized for his work, Dr. Batlle is a member of several important organizations focused on the development of Ophthalmology at both national and international levels. Currently, he is a member of the Dominican Ophthalmology Society (SDO), the Pan American Ophthalmology Association (APO), the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ASCRS), the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO), and the Refractive Surgery Alliance Society (RSA). He has made several publications in specialized journals in Ophthalmology, such as the article “Case Reports in Ophthalmological Medicine” in 2016.
Calle Padre Fantino Falco 3
Santo Domingo 10124 DOMINICAN REPUBLIC
Telephone – 809-563-1324
Email – JBatlleL@CentroLaser.com.do