5 Generations
of Vision Excellence

Learn more about Dr. Leif Hertzog, M.D. (4th generation) and
Dr. H. Dieter Hertzog, M.D. (5th generation).

Hertzog M.D. History

Hertzog Eye Care has been a Long Beach staple for over 90 years,
and the family has a long history of attentive care
dating back to the late 1800's.

State-Of-The-Art Optical Lab

Hertzog Eye Care has an exceptional on-site optical lab providing
a full range of services and the latest brands
and styles for your eyewear needs.

Convenient Office Location

Hertzog Eye Care is located in the heart of Long Beach,
at the intersection of Clark Ave, Los Coyotes Diagonal and
Stearns St. Click here to get directions to our office.

Expert Surgical Care

Utilizing the latest technology, Hertzog Eye Care provides
a variety of vision care and eye surgery procedures.


Expert Long Beach Eye Surgeons

For over 90 years, the Hertzog name has been synonymous with excellence in eye surgery and vision services. Founded in 1927 by Francis “Fritz” Hertzog, the business is currently owned and operated by Dr. Leif Hertzog, M.D. (4th Generation) and his son, Dr. H. Dieter Hertzog, MD (5th generation). Our surgeons continue to deliver the highest quality eye care in the Long Beach and Orange County areas.

We provide expert care in a wide variety of surgical procedures, including cataract surgery with premium lens implants, eyelid surgery, and laser vision correction. We also provide routine eye examinations and expert medical care for common eye diseases such as cataracts, macular degeneration, glaucoma, and diabetic retinopathy. Our optometrist, Dr. Darcy Ryan, provides refractions for glasses and contact lenses and is an expert at fitting the latest generations of contact lenses and spectacles.

Eye Surgery Long Beach | Eye Surgeon Long Beach

Your eye care is an ongoing partnership between patient and doctor, and we encourage you to visit us for the best comprehensive eye care that Southern California has to offer.
For more information about the practice or to schedule an appointment, please call 562-597-3100.

What Our Patients Have to Say

  • Pat F.,

    "I don't believe that I told Dr. Leif Hertzog that I have moved to Santa Rosa, which is why I have not been in to have my…

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  • Barbara L.,

    "I can't say enough wonderful things about my surgery with Dr. Dieter.  My vision is the best it's ever been, even when I was very young. The…

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  • Gloria C.,

    Hertzog Eye Associates is full of miracles.  I didn't know my cataracts had become so bad.  Then the first miracle happened - Dr. Hertzog checked my eyes. …

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  • Fred P.,

    I'd like to express my gratitude and appreciation to the doctors and staff at Hertzog Eye Associates, for their attentiveness and care during my recent cataract removals.…

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  • Barbara S.,

    I can't say enough about Dr. Dieter Hertzog and his wonderful staff. My very first visit was warm and welcoming from the front office. Dr. Ryan, the…

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