Dr. Ida Alul is a managing partner at InFocus Eye Care, a leading specialty vision correction center based in Bend, Oregon. Dr Alul specializes in advanced vision correction techniques, including:
- Cataract surgery
- LASIK surgery
- Advanced surface ablation
- Multifocal lens technology
- BOTOX® Cosmetic
- Eyelid surgery
Dr. Alul has performed thousands of vision correction procedures, combining individualized attention with the latest, most cutting edge technologies in a warm and friendly environment. As recent years have brought a number of exciting innovations to the field of Ophthalmology, Dr. Alul has made a major focus of her career to continuously investigate, select and integrate into her practice the latest and most exciting new technologies as the field rapidly progresses. This includes acquiring and integrating the iLASIK Intralase femtosecond laser for bladeless flap creation in conjunction with the VISX STAR S4 IR Excimer laser for the most advanced LASIK technology available.
In addition, she utilizes the latest lifestyle lenses including Crystalens, ReSTOR, and wavefront-designed intraocular lenses to offer her patients the most up to date technology to achieve the best possible results.
Education & Background
Dr. Alul received her medical degree from University of Missouri in 1988, where she graduated in the top of her class and was given the distinction of joining Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA), the prestigious national medical school honor society. She completed her ophthalmology training at University of Minnesota in 1992. She is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the Association of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons, and the Oregon Academy of Ophthalmology.
Dr. Alul has been in practice in Bend, Oregon since 2001. Prior she practiced at the Kruger Eye Clinic in Seattle, Washington for 8 years. She is board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology.
In addition to her clinical practice, Dr. Alul is active in community service and participates in EyeCare America and Volunteers in Medicine. Dr. Alul is married to Dr. Ed Boyle, a cardiothoracic surgeon and entrepreneur, and has 2 children. She enjoys cooking and reading, and with her family frequently enjoys the best of the Oregon outdoor activities including skiing, hiking and bicycling.
"I greatly enjoy taking care of my patients and their families in the beauty of Central Oregon. I am committed to providing the highest quality of eye care to each of my patients. To me, it is an honor to help improve their visual functioning to retain independence and do the activities they enjoy. With the ever evolving advances in ophthalmology, patients achieve much bigger gains in vision than ever before. It is thrilling for me as a physician to be able to offer the latest technological advances in cataract, LASIK and eyelid surgery along with excellence in surgical techniques."