Areas of treatment:Glaucoma
- Department of Ophthalmology
Alena Reznik, MD
- Keck Medicine of USC - Beverly Hills
- Keck Medicine of USC - Pasadena
- USC Roski Eye Institute (Los Angeles)
About this doctor:
Dr. Reznik grew up in Southern California, graduating with highest honors from the University of California, Los Angeles. She received her medical degree from prestigious Johns Hopkins University where she was awarded a full scholarship. Dr. Reznik completed her internship in Internal Medicine and residency in Ophthalmology at UC Davis Medical Center in Sacramento, California. After finishing residency in Ophthalmology, Dr. Reznik and her family relocated back to Southern California, where she received additional sub-specialty training in Glaucoma at Jules Stein Eye Institute at UCLA.
With an early interest in ophthalmology research, Dr. Reznik contributed to studies on Age-Related Macular Degeneration, Dry Eye Syndrome diagnosis and management, as well as novel approaches to Eye Emergencies. She has multiple published scientific articles and has presented her peer reviewed findings at Ophthalmology meetings.
Dr. Reznik places significant value on volunteer work and giving back to the community. While at Johns Hopkins and UC Davis, Dr. Reznik was involved in organizing community ocular disease screening events for local underserved communities. Dr. Reznik is fluent in Russian and enjoys spending time with her husband and young son.
Education:University of California Los Angeles
Internships:University of California Davis Medical Center, Internal Medicine and Ophthalmology
Residencies:University of California Davis Medical Center, Internal Medicine and Ophthalmology
Fellowships:Jules Stein Eye Institute at UCLA, Glaucoma
Professional society memberships:American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO)
American Glaucoma Society (AGS)
American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ASCRS)
Women in Ophthalmology Society (WIO)