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About The Practice

Our office is located in the city of Encino and is open Monday through Friday from 9AM to 5PM and Saturday from 9AM to 12PM. We offer full-service eye care. The services offered include but are not limited to: diagnosis, prevention and treatment of glaucoma, cataracts, diabetic retinopathy, dry eyes, allergic conjunctivitis, and macular degeneration with intra-vitreal Avastin injection. In addition, we are equipped with Zeiss Visual Field Perimeter, Heidelberg Retinal Tomography 3, Zeiss Pachymeter, Diode Laser used for laser trabeculoplasty and treatment of diabetic retinopathy, Also, we can perform functional Blepharoplasty and Ptosis correction for improvement of peripheral vision.

We welcome patients of all ethnic backgrounds. Our office proudly speaks fluent Russian, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese and Turkish. We believe in customer satisfaction and in building long lasting relationships with all of our clients. Please contact the office today to request an appointment!


  • Enrich your Eyes
    Blepharoplasty can enhance your eyelid contour and restore youth to the area around your eyes. This surgical procedure is performed to reduce and eliminate severely sagging skin around the eyes. Eliminate that tired expression and restore youth to your face with the help of Dr. Natalia Tilki.


Interested in having tighter skin? 

We are proud to offer TempSure Envi! TempSure Envi is a versatile laser system that treats loose skin, wrinkles, cellulite, and dry eyes.



  • Elevate Your Brow
    An eyebrow lift can revitalize drooping or lined foreheads, adjust the skin above the eyes to smooth the forehead, diminish frown lines, and elevate the eyebrows. Over time, the effects of age and gravity can pull your brow down heavily until it sags. With a brow lift, Dr. Natalia Tilki can restore the contours of your youth.


About Natalia Tilki, DO

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Natalia Tilki, DO, is one of the most prominent ophthalmologists in Los Angeles, California. She combines her unique European experience with advances in modern American ophthalmology. Dr. Tilki sees patients at her private practice, Emerald Eye Center Inc., located in Encino, California.

Beginning her medical training at the most prestigious universities in Moscow, she completed a master's degree in biology and anthropology at Moscow State University. She then received her medical degree at the Moscow Academy of Medicine in Moscow, Russia. Eventually, she gained invaluable experience while working with the modern-day pioneer in refractive and cataract surgery, Dr. Svyatoslav Fyodorov.


Once in the US, Dr. Natalia Tilki completed her second medical training at the New York College of Osteopathic Medicine in New York, New York, and her residency at Midwestern University in Chicago, Illinois, and Stanford, California. In addition, she completed a cornea research fellowship at Louisiana State University, where she conducted numerous research projects and was published in various major American journals.

Since opening her private practice, Emerald Eye Center Inc., in Los Angeles, California, in 2006, Dr. Tilki has been specializing in anterior segment surgery and management of diabetic retinopathy.


Some of her specialties include:

  •  - Cataract surgery, including premium intraocular lenses, allowing patients to see without glasses
  •  - Glaucoma management, such as various laser surgeries and Ahmed valve placement.
  •  - Pterygium removal with graft
  •  - Lasik, PRK, clear lens exchange


Dr. Tilki has been very successful in the diagnosis and management of diabetic retinopathy and macular degeneration, including laser surgeries and intravitreal injections. Dr. Tilki’s very special and personal approach to each patient allows her to reach better visual outcomes and significantly improve her patients’ quality of life.


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Acuvue Contact Lenses

ACUVUE® Brand is the number one selling disposable contact lens in the world. This lens technology is built on innovation that keeps moisture in and irritation out, which can be beneficial for eyes with sensitivities and is unbeaten in comfort.


Lasik Eye Surgery

The most commonly performed vision correction procedure, LASIK is performed on nearly 1 million patients each year to correct myopia, hyperopia, and astigmatism by permanently altering the shape of the cornea, the eye’s thin, transparent covering.


Words from our patients

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    "Will never see another opthalmologist again...we love Dr. Tilki and her staff....glad we found them."

    Jill G.
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    "Doctor Natalia Tilki is amazing, very knowledgeable and patient! I highly recommend Emerald Eye Center!"

    Gg M.
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    "I've been coming here for years, Dr. Natalia is very professional, and all the staff are very helpful."

    Ralph M.
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    "I've been coming here for 5 months and I have excellent service. Doctor Tilki is very professional and patient."

    Armando A.
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    "I am patient of Dr. Tilki. And she really saved my vision. "

    Ben S.
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    "I already have done 2 surgeries with Dr. Tilki. She did a great job with my Glaucoma and Cataract Surgery as well! I love Dr. Tilkis knowledge and patience!"

    Flor C.
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    "I loved my eye doctor, she is so loving and inspiring and sincere. She is dedicated to her profession with outstanding excellence!"

    Minerva T.
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    "My dad has been coming here to treat his cataracts for the last few months. Everyone has been very helpful and pleasant throughout the entire process! Thank you team!"

    Rick D.


Emerald Eye Center Inc.
16260 Ventura Blvd., Suite 711
Encino, CA 91436
Phone: 818-369-1990
Fax: 818-784-7000

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