Welcome to the USC Eye Institute
The USC Eye Institute at the University of Southern California is a local and national leader in eye care services, and provides the most advanced surgical techniques and comprehensive care for patients.
Our main location is at Keck Medical Center of USC, east of Downtown Los Angeles, but you can also visit us at our satellite centers in Pasadena, Beverly Hills, Arcadia, Fountain Valley, and Riverside.
Affiliated with the Keck School of Medicine of USC, the USC Eye Institute is widely recognized as a trailblazer in patient care, vision research and physician education. In recent years the department has been ranked in the top 10 ophthalmology programs in the country by U.S. News & World Report and Ophthalmology Times.
The department is known for PROSE therapy for cornea disorders treatment, the newly FDA approved Retinal Chip, clinical trials for severe uveitis, the latest surgical techniques for glaucoma, an international clinical study for neuro-ophthalmology, partnership with Children’s Hospital Los Angeles for pediatric/developmental eye care and much more. Our team looks forward to meeting you and helping you achieve the best eye care results.
- USC Eye Institute ranked #3 in research funding from the National Eye Institute
- Mark Humayun, MD, PhD, led a team that developed the FDA-approved “retina chip” that restores some visual capabilities for certain blind patients
- 10 former faculty members and graduates from USC Eye Institute training programs, currently hold ophthalmology chair positions throughout the U.S.