Moretsky Cassidy Vision Correction to Join American Vision Partners

PHOENIX, ARIZ. (July 28, 2021) – American Vision Partners (AVP), one of the largest and fastest-growing eye care practice management organizations in the nation, announced a partnership with Moretsky Cassidy Vision Correction in Phoenix, Glendale, and Mesa, Arizona. The affiliation of the two practices will improve the quality of care for patients in the Metropolitan Phoenix area by bringing additional world-class doctors, more comprehensive vision care services and additional locations to the community.

As part of the American Vision Partners family, Dr. Sanford L. Moretsky, Dr. Craig R. Cassidy, and their team will continue to provide exceptional care, but will now be able to do so with the added support and services of American Vision Partners and their affiliates. “We’ve been here in Arizona for more than 35 years caring for our beloved patients.  I’m looking forward to continuing that legacy with the added support that American Vision Partners will provide”, Dr. Moretsky said.

At Moretsky Cassidy Vision Correction, patients are pre-screened and operated on by the Doctors represented in the organization’s name. Both doctors specialize in LASIK, laser cataract surgery, and implantable contact lenses.  Also, they are honored that their practice has been represented 10 times in “Top Doctors” Phoenix Magazine.

“The entire group at American Vision Partners is looking forward to working with Dr. Moretsky, Dr. Cassidy, and their team.  They have an outstanding reputation and patient-focused values that align with AVP’s level of excellence.  More importantly, the patients across the valley here in Metropolitan Phoenix will benefit from the added resources that this partnership brings.” said Randy Dobbs, CEO of American Vision Partners.

The partnership with Moretsky Cassidy Vision Correction represents the thirteenth transaction implemented by American Vision Partners.  To learn more about a partnership with American Vision Partners, please visit, or contact Jimbo Cross at

Dr. Derek Kunimoto Earns ‘Top Doc’ Title for Vitreoretinal Surgery

PHOENIX, ARIZONA (July 14, 2021) – Dr. Derek Kunimoto, MD, of American Vision Partners affiliates, Retinal Consultants of Arizona earned the honor of ‘Top Doc’ in Vitreoretinal Surgery by Phoenix Magazine.

Dr. Kunimoto joined Retinal Consultants of Arizona in 2006 and is currently Managing Partner, Retinal Consultants of Arizona; Retinal Research Institute; Assistant Clinical Professor, USC Eye Institute, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California; Director of Trauma and Inpatient Services for Ophthalmology, Banner Eye Institute, Banner University Medical Center, University of Arizona.

He is passionate about delivering the best eye care available, and his patients’ vision is of utmost importance to him. He strives to make every patient comfortable, and well informed about his or her eye conditions.

“I’ve never been one to rest on past laurels, and I view every day as one that I have to put my head down, work hard and bring my A-game in the care of my patients,” said Kunimoto in an interview with Phoenix Magazine.

Dr. Kunimoto and his colleagues provide retinal care to patients throughout Arizona, including rural communities with less access to this highly specialized care.

Dr. Deepti Saini Earns ‘Top Doc’ Title for Ophthalmology

PHOENIX, ARIZONA (July 14, 2021) – Dr. Deepti Saini, MD, of American Vision Partners affiliates, Southwestern Eye Center and Barnet Dulaney Perkins Eye Center earned the honor of ‘Top Doc’ in Ophthalmology by Phoenix Magazine.

Dr. Deepti Saini is a board-certified ophthalmologist specializing in cataract surgery. Saini also received the Top Doc honor in 2020.

As a cataract surgeon at Southwestern Eye Center and Barnet Dulaney Perkins Eye Center, Dr. Saini is compassionate and helps each patient understand their diagnosis and treatment options to provide the highest standard of care possible.

“Ophthalmology is one of the few unique specialties in medicine that is both clinical and surgical, and it was what drew me to this field. In my practice, I manage all medical problems of the eye, but my surgical skills are focused on cataract surgery,” said Saini in an interview with Phoenix Magazine.

Dr. Saini provides high-quality eye care and performs cataract surgeries for patients throughout Phoenix and Scottsdale.