Carlos Montoya Jr, MD

Carlos Montoya Jr., M.D. is a board-certified physician of the American Board of Ophthalmology. Dr. Montoya has also undergone advanced training in the implantation of intraocular lenses, LASIK, and cosmetic eyelid surgery.

Dr. Montoya has over 20 years of experience in the field of ophthalmology. He has performed over 100,000 surgeries which include Cataract, Glaucoma, LASIK, and Blepharoplasties. Due to his excellent reputation, Dr. Montoya has operated on many of the local doctors. He has also been placed among the top ten in volume for cataract surgery in Southern California.

Dr. Montoya uses the latest in presbyopic correcting intraocular implants which can provide spectacle independence for near and far tasks, thereby reducing or even eliminating the need for glasses after cataract surgery.

Dr. Montoya attended the University of California, Irvine (UCI) Medical School. During his years at UCI, he published several articles in the Journal of Cataract & Refractive Surgery, and in the American Journal of Ophthalmology. After graduating from medical school he was accepted to UCLA/West Los Angeles VA Medical Center for his internship year. Following his internship, he completed his training in ophthalmology at Nassau County Medical Center/Stony Brook University Hospital in the state of New York.

Dr. Montoya Jr. is highly committed to applying his expertise and his compassion to patient care. He believes in living life with love, health, happiness, and passion towards his professional and personal life.


St. Lucia Eye Center


2746 E. Florence Avenue

Huntington Park, CA 90255 USA

Telephone – 323-583-4567

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