“I’m very grateful that Dr. Giebel is in Walla Walla! Along with his crew! I wouldn’t go any place else!” -Bessie K.
“I love the positive atmosphere there, everyone is so pleasant, especially Dr. Giebel! It’s always a pleasure to go there.” -Sharlene T.
“Amazing experience! Dr. Giebel is the best. Pretty much pain free and I am happy with the results.” -Marilyn W.
Dr. Giebel graduated from Loma Linda University School of Medicine in 1991, but his love for medicine and passion for healthy living started from a young age. Dr. Giebel grew up traveling the world with doctor parents who taught him the beauty of service and the importance of healthy living. Since then Dr. Giebel has provided eye care in developing countries all over the world and enjoys opportunities for service whenever he gets the chance.
He is well known in the ophthalmology community for his contribution to the invention of the Descemet’s Membrane Endothelial Keratoplasty (DMEK), which is a corneal graft operation in which the Descemet’s membrane and endothelium are replaced, and has been interviewed by the American Academy of Ophthalmology on the method. He has also spoken at various ophthalmology conventions all over the world, ranging from Latvia, Brazil, Hawaii and more. And has also taught at University of California Irvine and Loma Linda VA Medical Center.
Dr. Giebel is one of the first physicians to become board certified in Lifestyle Medicine from the American Board of Lifestyle Medicine and he loves sharing his knowledge and passion for healthy living with his patients.
Dr. Giebel started Lifestyle Eye Center in 2010 with his wife Lisa, when he wanted to find a way to combine his love for ophthalmology with his knowledge about the use of whole-food, plant-based diet as the best form of preventative medicine.
He currently lives on a farm in Walla Walla, WA, where he and his family run a small farm. In his spare times he enjoys exploring the outdoors through hiking, scuba diving and traveling.
Dr. Giebel is well known for his knowledge, kindness, and passion for what he does.