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Winston H. Alwes, O.D.


Dr. Winston H Alwes is an Optometry Specialist. He graduated with honors from University Of California – School Of Optometry.


  • University of California, Berkeley, School of Optometry Doctor of Optometry, 1990
  • Bachelors of Optometry (high Honors), 1988
  • University of California, Santa Barbara, 1985-86 Pasadena City College, Associate of Arts (honors), 1986

Practice History:

  • Milauskas Eye Institute, Staff Optometrist, 1994–present J. Harvey Marklinger, O.D., 1994
  • Pearle VisionCare, Staff Optometrist, 1990-94
  • Pearle VisionCare, Quality Assurance Committee, 1993
  • National Board of Examiners in Optometry, Consultant, 1991-94


  • American Optometric Association
  • California Optometric Association
  • Cahuilla Optometric Association


  • 100+ Club, Pearle VisionCare, 1992 (Quality Achievement Award)
  • Beta Sigma Kappa Membership (Optometric Honor Society)
  • UC Berkeley Educational Development Minigrant and Teaching Excellence Grant, 1990
  • Alcon NOVA program, October 1989
  • George Schneider Memorial Scholarship (Honorary Scholarship)
  • Honors, University of California Berkeley Honors at University of California, Santa Barbara 1986


  • “Efficacy of Colored lenses to improve Reading” Irving M. Borish, O.D. Award (Best Paper in Clinical Science)
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La Quinta, CA 92253
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