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Dr. Mark Humayun, MD

Ophthalmologist

Los Angeles, CA

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4.8
Recent reviews
Very professional. Staff were extremely helpful and friendly. Doctor was able to explain procedure and condition in a waywhich I understood. Well organised and top rated attention and treatment. A very pleasant visit, thank you.
Very professional. Staff were extremely helpful and friendly. Doctor was able to explain procedure and condition in a way which I understood. Well organised and top rated attentionand treatment. A very pleasant visit, thank you.
BG · Less than 1 year ago
Again! Dr. Mark Humayun provided me with the highest professional and friendly consultation. Answered all my questionsand we decided the following steps in our plan to keep my vision tops!
Again! Dr. Mark Humayun provided me with the highest professional and friendly consultation. Answered all my questions and we decided the following steps in our plan to keep my visiontops!
GC · Less than 1 year ago

About Dr. Mark Humayun

Mark S. Humayun, MD, PhD is an American ophthalmologist, engineer, scientist and inventor the only ophthalmologist ever to be elected a member of both U.S. National Academies of Medicine and Engineering. He is a university professor with joint appointments at the Keck School of Medicine of USC and the USC Viterbi School of Engineering. U.S. President Barack Obama named Dr. Humayun a recipient of the National Medal of Technology and Innovation in December 2015. The award recognizes "those who have made lasting contributions to America's competitiveness and quality of life and helped strengthen the Nation's technological workforce." Dr. Humayun co-invented the Argus Series retina implants, which are manufactured by Second Sight, and are intended to restore sight to the blind. The Argus Series implants were named by Time Magazine among the top 10 inventions of 2013. He has more than 100 patents and patent applications, and was nominated by R&D Magazine as Innovator of the Year in 2005. Dr. Humayun was named director of the USC Institute of Biomedical Therapeutics (IBT) in 2012, director of the National Science Foundation BioMimetic MicroElectronic Systems Engineering Research Center, and director of the Department of Energy Artificial Retina Project. He was also inaugural director of the USC Gayle and Edward Roski Eye Institute and interim chair of the USC Department of Ophthalmology.

In-network insurances

  • Aetna
  • American Republic Insurance Company
  • Anthem Blue Cross

Specialties

  • Ophthalmologist

Practice names

Hospital affiliations

  • Keck Hospital of USC
  • USC Norris Cancer Hospital

Board certifications

  • American Board of Ophthalmology

Education and training

  • Medical School - Duke University, Doctor of Medicine
  • Roanoke Memorial Hospital, Internship in Internal Medicine
  • Duke University, Residency in Ophthalmology
  • Johns Hopkins University, Wilmer Eye Institute, Fellowship in Retinovascular and Vitreoretinal Surgery

Awards and publications

  • Recipient of the National Medal of Technology and Innovation

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Languages spoken

  • English

Provider's gender

Male

NPI number

1548322381

Dr. Mark Humayun's office location

Keck Medicine of USC - Ophthalmology

Keck Medicine of USC - Health Sciences Campus

1450 San Pablo St, Ste 4400

Los Angeles, CA 90033

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Excellent servise all the time.
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Very effective and good news.
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Terrific.
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