Dr. Bertucci has practiced Ophthalmology on the gulf coast for over 22 years.
After his residency at The Oschner Clinic in New Orleans, LA, he moved to the coast and began practicing at the EENT hospital in Gulfport. Within three years, Dr. Bertucci laid the ground work for what would become the largest private ophthalmic practice in Mississippi.
Dr. Bertucci graduated from Tulane University, Tulane Medical School, and later completed his residency from the Oschner Foundation Hospital, where he was chief resident in Ophthalmology his last year.
Dr. Bertucci is an accomplished cataract surgeon. He studied under Dr. Charles Kelman, the inventor of phacoemulsification, Dr. John Sheets, who developed the Sheets Glide, and Dr. Peter Morse, chairman of the Retinal Service at Northwestern University. Dr. Bertucci is one of the most experienced cataract surgeons in the country.
Dr. Bertucci performs Radial Keratotomy, a refractive surgery to correct myopia (Nearsightedness). He also performs laser surgery for Diabetic Eye Disease and Glaucoma. Medicare and major insurance and vision plans accepted.