Alan L Shabo, MD Expert Witness

Contact Information

  • Company: Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology, UCLA/Jules Stein Eye Institute
  • Phone: 310 824 9661
  • Cell: 310 857 8001
  • Fax: 424 272 9032
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Specialties & Experience

General Specialties:

Ophthalmology

Specialty Focus:

Eye injuries including retina and orbit, head trauma with concussions/brain injuries, eye surgery complications, diabetic eye diseases, laser procedures, and malpractice for defense and plaintiff

Education:

AB, UCLA, Phi Beta Kappa; MS, UCLA, Anatomy; MD, UCLA School of Medicine, Highest Honors; 1970-1972, Staff-National Institutes of Health

Years in Practice:

30

Number of Times Deposed/Testified in Last 4 Yrs:

40

Additional Information

Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology, UCLA School of Medicine with broad experience in diagnosis and treatment of eye, retina and orbit injuries, eye diseases, head trauma with concussions/brain injuries and surgery complications; malpractice. Former Chief of Ophthalmology at Cedars Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles; Former Staff Associate at National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland; National Eye Institute Co-Principal Investigator on laser treatment for diabetic retina disease (ETDRS). Appointed Consultant to CA Dept. of Justice; Appointed Ophthalmology Expert for Los Angeles Superior Court.; Author of over 50 publications in peer reviewed journals. Participant in over 200 cases in multiple states; comprehensive record review and Independent Medical Examinations; verbal and written reports provided in a timely manner; depositions/court testimony for defense or plaintiff.