Company:
Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology /UCLA; Chief of Ophthalmology (’01-‘09) Cedars-Sinai Medical Center/Appointed: Ophthalmologist, Expert Panel, LA County Superior Court
Contact:
Alan L. Shabo, MD

Address:
10921 Wilshire Blvd.
Suite 1205
Los Angeles, CA 90024

Phone: 310-824-9661; 310-857-8001
Fax: 310-824-9867
Email: ashabo@hotmail.com


Customer Categories
MEDICINE AND HEALTH
  • Ophthalmology
  • MALPRACTICE - MEDICAL
  • Malpractice - Medical
  • BLINDNESS / VISION LOSS
  • Blindness / Vision Loss
  • MEDICINE AND HEALTH
  • Medical Record Review
  • EXPERT WITNESS REFERRAL SERVICES
  • Medical - Legal
  • Specialties/Services (Area of Expertise)
    Comprehensive ophthalmology, eye injuries and accidents, retinal detachments, cataract surgery, glaucoma, diabetic retinopathy, eye diseases and treatments
    Area Served
    California
    Education

    School Attended: UCLA Degree Received: A.B. (Phi Beta Kappa)
    School Attended: UCLA Degree Received: M.S., Anatomy
    School Attended: UCLA Degree Received: M.D. (Highest Honors)
    Licenses/Credentials
    M.D., M.S., B.A., American Board of Ophthalmology, Certified.
    B.A.University of California, Los Angeles, Individual Field of Concentration, Phi Beta Kappa; 1968 M.S. University of California, Los Angeles, Anatomy;M.D., U.C.L.A. School of Medicine, Alpha Omega Alpha
    Expert Witness Experience
    Appointed to Expert Witness Panel, Los Angeles County Superior Court. Numerous court appearances involving personal injury, malpractice, and criminal cases, for both plaintiffs and defendants. List available upon request. Expert in over 200 cases.
    Previous Positions & Appointments
    1975-1985 Co-principal investigator, NIH Early Treatment Diabetic Retinopathy Study; 1985-1995 Board of Directors, Center for the Partially Sighted; 1995-1996 Consultant, Allergan Pharmaceuticals, a leading eye care company; 1998 President, U.C.L.A. Dept. of Ophthalmology Association; 1985-present Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology, U.C.L.A./ Jules Stein Eye Institute; 2001-2009, Chief of Ophthalmology, Cedars Sinai Medical Center
    Publications
    Author of over fifty research papers, scientific journal articles, book chapters, magazine and newspaper articles
    Honors/Awards
    Achievement Award for College Scientists; Manpower Award, Research to Prevent Blindness; Helmholtz Award, Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology; Upjohn Achievement Award for Scholarship and Research; Founder's Award, Center for the Partially Sighted; Special Proclamation / Commendation from County of Los Angeles for contributions to benefit its citizens; UCLA Department of Ophthalmology (2009): Irvine Prize for Excellence in Clinical Practice.
    Professional Societies/Affiliations
    Fellow, American Academy of Ophthalmology Diplomate, American Board Ophthalmology Examiner, American Board of Ophthalmology