- He went to Paris to study Ophthalmology.
- He opened the first consultancy in Oviedo.
Dr. Luis Fernández-Vega Valvidares
- He studied in Oviedo and France and medicine in Madrid.
- He studied in Ophthalmology in Paris.
- He joined his father´s consultancy, where he introduced innovations in the treatment of eye diseases.
- President of the Asturian Doctors´ Association for 15 years.
Drs. Luis y Álvaro Fernández-Vega Diego
- They trained at the most prestigious universities and centres in the world.
- Moorfields Eye Hospital and the New York Eye and Ear Hospital.
- They introduced multiple innovations and different surgical techniques (cataract, corneal transplant…)
- Dr. Luis Fernández-Vega Diego created the Dr. Castroviejo Scholarship Association
The consultancy was at 3, Calle Uría in Oviedo (Asturias)
500 m2, 25 people, 25,00 annual consultations, 2,500 yearly surgical operations.