Discovery Eye Foundation

General Information

Discovery Eye Foundation
6222 Wilshire Boulevard
Suite 260
Los Angeles, CA 90048
(310) 623 4466

Brief Description

Discovery Eye Foundation (DEF) is dedicated to finding treatments and cures to sight-threatening eye diseases such as age-related macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, glaucoma, keratoconus, ocular herpes, and retinitis pigmentosa.

DEF also has two education/outreach programs:

  • Macular Degeneration Partnership for people affected by AMD
  • National Keratoconus Foundation for people affected by KC

Both programs offer exclusive content on their websites and in printed publications, support groups and toll-free assistance that connects you to an eye care professional for personalized attention.


Susan Lee DeRemer, Vice President of Development

Judith Delgado, Executive Director of the Macular Degeneration Partnership,

Cathy Warren, Executive Director of the National Keratoconus Foundation

Services Offered

  • Support Groups
    • Monthly Support Groups for those with age-related macular degeneration, and their families. Groups meet in Santa Monica, Beverly Hills and Huntington Beach. For details, call 888-430-9898.