BRIAN BOXER WACHLER, MD, widely known as “Dr. Brian,” is a popular social media influencer with over 3 million followers, most prominently on TikTok. The medical director of the Boxer Wachler Vision Institute in Beverly Hills and a staff physician at Los Angeles’ Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, he has pioneered medical and surgical treatments that have become industry standard. Dr. Brian is one of only two influencers worldwide to be selected as a member of the Advisory Committee for Identifying Credible Sources of Health Information in Social Media for the National Academy of Medicine, Council of Medical Specialty Societies, World Health Organization. He lives in Los Angeles with his wife and their twin teenage daughters, who encouraged him to become a social media influencer.
Dr. Brian specializes in his many proprietary Keratoconus treatments which he has pioneered: 1) Intacs for Keratoconus in 1999 and invented the use of single segments using his proprietary technique, 2) proprietary, non-invasive Holcomb C3-R Crosslinking System which he invented in 2003, 3) his proprietary CK for reducing astigmatism in Keratoconus.
The muscles in the eyes that focus up close can become fatigued when you look at something too closely for too long.