Dr. Louis Savar, MD, Oculoplastic Surgery

Louis Savar, MD

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About Dr. Louis Savar, MD

Louis Savar, M.D. is a Beverly Hills ophthalmologist at La Peer Health Systems. He is a licensed physician and surgeon in the State of California. Dr. Savar specializes in reconstructive and cosmetic plastic surgery of the orbit, eyelid, and lacrimal system. Additionally, he focuses on the treatment of diseases of the eye, such as glaucoma and cataracts.

After completing his undergraduate education at the University of California, Berkeley, Dr. Savar went to the University of California, San Francisco School of Medice. His post doctoral training included a surgical internship at the University of Pennsylvania's Presbyterian Hospital and an Ophthalmology Residency at the Jules Stein Eye Institute.

His brother, Aaron, and father, David, are also eye surgeons. All three are busy at La Peer and their private practice, Eyes By Savar.

Education

B.A.:University of California, Berkeley
M.D.:University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine

Post Doctoral Training

Internship: University of Pennsylvania, Presbyterian Hospital, Department of Surgery
Residency: Jules Stein Eye Institute, UCLA Department of Ophthalmology

Licensure

Licensed Physician & Surgeon, State of California

Memberships

American Academy of Ophthalmology
Los Angeles Society of Ophthalmology
California Medical Association
Phi Beta Kappa

Awards & Honors

Pepose-Saltzman Young Investigator ARVO Award
F.I. Proctor Foundation Research Travel Grant
Columbia Scholastic Press Association Gold Circle Award
UC Berkeley, graduate summa cum laude (highest honors)
UC Berkeley Outstanding Immunologist Award
Elected to Phi Beta Kappa
UC Berkeley Howard Hughes Medical Institute Biology Fellow

Posters, Presentations and Publications

Savar L, et al.Brow fat expansion: an under-appreciated entity in TAO, in press.

Savar L, et al.Levator plane hyaluronic acid gel injections for temporary treatment of upper eyelid retraction, American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (ASOPRS) Poster 2010

Savar L, et al.Nasal tip ptosis: The use of hyaluronic acid gel filler,American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (ASOPRS) Poster 2010

Savar L, et al.Orbital Fat Histology in Active and Chronic Graves’ Disease, Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO) Poster 2009

Savar L, et al.Tracking and Tackling Trachoma at Tana, American Medical Association interim meeting Poster 2006

Chen CS, Gupta A, Savar L, et al.25-Gauge Transconjunctival Vitrectomy: Intraoperative Safety, Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO) Poster 2005

Gupta A, Chen CS, Savar L, et al.25-Gauge Transconjunctival Vitrectomy Safety: Cataract Progression, Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO) Poster 2005

Mango C, Gupta A, Chen CS, Savar L, et al.25-Gauge Transconjunctival Vitrectomy Safety: Post-operative, Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO) Poster 2005


Contact Information

Address: 433 N. Camden Dr #1150 Beverly Hills, CA, 90210
Office#: (310) 276-9800
Email: support@lape[email protected]
Website: http://www.eyesbysavar.com/