About   LaserCapX   Team

Lumedica, Inc.


Dr. John Taboada - President

Dr. John M. Taboada - Vice President

Dr. David C. Brown - Chief Medical Officer

Dr. Brown is internationally recognized as a leader in sutureless cataract surgery with intraocular lens implantation.  He performed the first AquaFlow Collagen Glaucoma Drainage Device procedure in the Southeastern United States for use in the correction of open-angle glaucoma.  He is a pioneer in refractive surgery, specializing in LASIK, LTK and clear lensectomy procedures, and performing the first ICL (Implantable Contact Lens) procedure in the nation.  Dr. Brown participates in many FDA clinical studies for numerous companies.  Recent studies include: Implantable Contact Lenses and Laser Cataract Surgery with intraocular lens implants.  Dr. Brown has authored numerous scientific and clinical articles, and is active in teaching and lecturing.

Dr. Taboada is credited with the discovery of the tissue removing effects of excimer laser pulses, leading to refractive eye surgery.  After a 34 year career as a research physicist at Brooks Air Force Base’s U.S. Air Force School of Aerospace Medicine, Dr. Taboada co-founded Taboada Research Instruments, Inc. to provide advanced laser, optical, and robotic instrumentation for customers in the military, medical, and industrial markets.  Dr. Taboada has extensive experience in the study of ocular damage effects from extreme laser devices, such as pico-second mode-locked glass lasers and mode-locked, Q-switched, second harmonic Nd:YAG lasers.  Dr. Taboada has authored over 40 scientific articles and holds over 25 U.S. and foreign patents. 

Dr. Taboada brings a unique perspective and approach to technology commercialization.  Dr. Taboada co-founded Taboada Research Instruments, Inc. in 1999 while completing his Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from the University of Texas at Austin.  He subsequently earned his J.D. from UT Law in 2003.  For over a decade, he has used his technical and legal background managing TRI, creating unique high tech instruments and solutions for a variety of industries, including health and military related applications.  Dr. Taboada has authored over 16 scientific articles and holds 8 U.S.  patents.  He is admitted to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, and is licensed to practice in Texas and the U.S. District Court, Western District.

Contact Us:

Lumedica, Inc.

1927 N. New Braunfels Ave.

San Antonio, TX  78208

Phone: 210.920.4332

Fax: 210.224.8834

Email: info@lumedicainc.com