Meet Dr. Chinichian
Dr. Sahmon Chinichian board-certified ophthalmologist and specializes in comprehensive ophthalmology and is currently licensed to practice in the states of Nevada and California. He combines his personal interest in technology with ophthalmology by constantly seeking advanced technologies and equipment to provide premier quality eye care for his patients. Patients at Nevada Eye Physicians have described Dr. Chinichian as friendly and compassionate, with a pleasant bedside manner.
Education and Training
Dr. Chinichian received his undergraduate education at the University of California, Irvine and finished medical school at Western University in Pomona, CA. His arduous goal to become an ophthalmologist was achieved with the successful completion of his residency at Arrowhead Regional Medical Center in San Bernardino, CA, where he was rigorously trained to address many complex and rare eye diseases.
During Dr. Chinichian’s residency, he volunteered with an organization that took monthly trips to the town of La Misión in Baja, CA. In that time, he contributed to the donation of glasses and medicine and performed minor procedures as a service for those in need.
Dr. Chinichian is an active member of several medical organizations including:
- The American Osteopathic Association
- The American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
- The American Osteopathic Colleges of Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery
Dr. Chinichian is fluent in Spanish and Farsi (Persian). His hobbies include snowboarding, traveling, technology, and cars.