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Dr. Jeffrey Kay, Class of ’76, Renowned Ophthalmologist

After graduating from Sahuaro in 1976, Dr. Kay attended the University of Arizona and earned a B.A. and a Medical Degree there. He is now a board-certified member of the American Board of Ophthalmology and fellow at the American Academy of Ophthalmology. In addition, he is a member of the American Glaucoma Society and founder of Arizona Glaucoma Specialists.


Bachelor of Arts with Honors, Phi Beta Kappa- University of Arizona, Tucson
Medical Degree- University of Arizona, Tucson
Internship- Good Samaritan Hospital/Phoenix VA
Residency in Ophthalmology- New York University, St. Vincent’s of NY, University of Arizona
Glaucoma Fellowship- Emory University, Atlanta Georgia

Community Service:

Arizona Mobile Eye Unit
Admissions Committee, University of Arizona College of Medicine
Glaucoma Research Foundation Sponsor
Consultant, Arizona Board of Medical Examiners
Jewish Federation of Southern Arizona