Ehsan Mozayan, M.D., M.S. Director of Medical Retina. Excellence in the Diagnosis and Treatments of the Diseases of the Vitreous and Retina
As Director of Medical Retina at Retina San Diego, Dr. Ehsan Mozayan brings the latest diagnostic technology and treatments to our community.
Dr. Mozayan’s areas of interest are the treatments of:
- macular degeneration (wet and dry types)
- diabetic retinopathy (macular edema, hemorrhage and detachments)
- vascular occlusions (vein or arterial occlusions of the retina)
- retinal detachment (rhegmatogenous, serous or tractional)
- macular pucker (epiretinal membrane)
- macular hole
- uveitis (inflammation of the eye)
Dr. Mozayan is a USC Fellowship-trained Vitreoretinal Specialist. He trained at USC with leaders in the field of Retina such as one of the developers of the most advanced diagnostic imaging technologies of the retina, the OCT. Dr. Mozayan is also currently working with Dr. Humayun, unarguably the leading innovator in the field of Retina (inventor of the Argus prosthetic eye), on a new technology for treatments of the Retina.
Dr. Mozayan is also the winner of the USC innovation grant (Technology Advancement Grant) for a new drug delivery system. Dr. Mozayan also has a strong interest in the medical applications of new technologies such as artificial intelligence, augmented and virtual reality.
Prior to his fellowship in Vitreoretinal Diseases at the prestigious USC Eye Institute, Dr. Mozayan completed his residency in ophthalmology at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine Hospitals (Montefiore Medical Center and Jacobi Medical Center) and received his Medical Doctorate at the Tulane University School of Medicine.