Dr. Steven Dresner, M.D.

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Attending Physician, Ophthalmology

Dignity Health California Hospital Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA

Areas of expertise

Medical and Surgical Management of the Diseases of the Eye


Dr. Dresner received his undergraduate and medical degrees at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI. He completed his internship in general surgery at the University of California at San Francisco and his residency in Ophthalmology at the Louisiana State University, New Orleans. He completed separate fellowships in neuro-ophthalmology and in oculoplastic and reconstructive surgery at the University of Pittsburgh and at McGill University, Canada.

Dr. Dresner has been a Director of the Oculoplastic Clinic at the West Los Veterans Affairs Hospital and an Assistant Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology at the Jules Stein Eye Institute at the Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center in Los Angeles. He was also the Co-Director of the University of Southern California oculoplastic surgery fellowship program at the Doheny Eye Institute. Currently, he is in private practice in Los Angeles.


University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI
Neuro-Ophthalmology: Orbital disease and Surgery: University of Pittsburgh, PA
Oculoplastic and Reconstructive Surgery: McGill University, Canada
Ophthalmology: Louisiana State University, New Orleans, LA
General Surgery: University of California, San Francisco, CA
Medical Degree


Co-Director, Fellowship program, USC Ophthalmic, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Doheny eye Institute, Los Angeles, CA
Assistant Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology, UCLA Jules Stein Institute, Los Angeles, CA (1985-2001)
Assistant Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology, USC Doheny Eye institute, Los Angeles, CA
Director, Oculoplastic Clinic, Wadsworth VA Hospital, Los Angeles, CA (1987-2001)
Membership in:
American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
American Academy of Ophthalmology
Canadian Oculoplastic Surgery Society


Available on request