Dr. David Morimoto graduated from Northwestern University Honors Program in Medical Education, where he received a Bachelor of Science degree in medicine, as well as a medical degree. He was selected as a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society. Dr Morimoto completed his ophthalmic training at the University of Illinois Eye and Ear Infirmary in Chicago and was involved in research projects culminating in publications and presentations at national meetings.
Dr. Morimoto is a diplomat of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the Will Grundy Medical Society, Illinois State Medical Society and American Medical Association. He is also a member of the Chicago Ophthalmological Society, where he served as program chairman in 2001-2002. An active member of the medical staff at Provena Saint Joseph Medical Center, Dr. Morimoto has served on the Medical Center’s laser, surgery and emergency department committees.
Dr. Morimoto has traveled to India as a volunteer to perform eye surgery and treat patients. He was honored in Castle-Connolly's “ Top Doctors” in the Chicago metro area in both the first and second editions.
Dr. Morimoto is certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology, with special interests in cataract and glaucoma. He also provides comprehensive services in pediatric eyelid and tear duct abnormalities.
Dr. Morimoto joined his father in practice in Ophthalmology in 1990. He and his wife, Celeste Kaliski, M.D. have two daughters, Emily and Sarah. Dr. Morimoto currently serves as vice-president on the school board at St. Paul Apostle School. His hobbies include running, triathlons and kayaking.