Gregory Ostrow, M.D., F.A.A.O., F.A.A.P.

Gregory Ostrow, M.D., F.A.A.O., F.A.A.P.

Dr. Ostrow at Scripps Clinic

Dr. Gregory Ostrow is the Director of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Adult Strabismus at Scripps Clinic in San Diego. A highly accomplished pediatric ophthalmologist, Dr. Ostrow brings a wide range of skills to Fresh Start. Dr. Ostrow received his medical degree from State University of New York at Buffalo School of Medicine and did his fellowship in Pediatric Ophthalmology at Children’s Mercy Hospital.

In addition to being a committed Fresh Start volunteer and Board Member, Dr. Ostrow also is a member of the American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, a member of the Board of Directors of the San Diego County Medical Society, a member of the Board of Directors of the Vision of Children Foundation, and a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics and the American Academy of Ophthalmology.

Dr. Ostrow has been a part of Fresh Start since 2009 and has volunteered at many Surgery Weekends, providing life-changing surgeries for our patients who suffer from conditions that affect the eyes including ptosis, strabismus, neurofibromatosis, Goldenhar syndrome, and many other conditions.


Surgery Weekends

  • January 9th & 10th, 2021
  • March 6th & 7th, 2021
  • May 15th & 16th, 2021
  • July 17th & 18th, 2021
  • September 11th & 12th, 2021
  • November 6th & 7th, 2021


  • February 5th (Bartsch)
  • March 26th (Yoshikane)
  • April 2nd (Bartsch)
  • May 28th (Zorro)
  • June 11th(Godes)
  • July 30th (Kohani)
  • August 27th (Kohani)
  • September 17th (Bartsch)
  • October 1st (Bartsch)
  • October 15th(Godes)
  • November 19th (Kohani)
  • Dec 3, 2021 – ???

Medical Program Committee Dates

  • February 11, 2021
  • April 8, 2021
  • June 24, 2021
  • August 19, 2021
  • October 7, 2021
  • December 9, 2021


*MPC meetings are on Thursdays from 7am-9am. ALL meetings are now held at AMN Healthcare. Reminders will be sent prior to each meeting.


Our Medical Program consists of the Surgery Weekend Program, Dental Clinics & Support Services.