Louis Savar, M.D.

 

Licensure

    

        Licensed Physician & Surgeon, State of California

 

 

Medical Center Staff


        Cedars Sinai Medical Center


        Olympia Medical Center


        La Peer Surgery Center


        Veterans Administration, West Los Angeles



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          

 

        UC Berkeley Dean’s Honor List                                                  

 

 

Posters, Presentations and Publications

 

Savar L, et al. Brow fat expansion: an under-appreciated entity in TAO, American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (ASOPRS) Poster 2011


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

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

 

        Residency: (Ophthalmology) Jules Stein Eye Institute, UCLA