Karen S. Morgan

Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology

Areas of treatment:

Cataracts
Refractive errors
Glaucoma
Macular degeneration and other types of retinal disease

Specialty:

  • Ophthalmology

Department:

  • Department of Ophthalmology

Languages:

  • English
  • Spanish

Karen S. Morgan, MD

Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology

Practicing location:

  • Keck Medicine of USC - Pasadena

About this doctor:

Dr. Morgan is a comprehensive ophthalmologist who evaluates and manages patients with cataracts, refractive errors, glaucoma, macular degeneration and other types of retinal disease. She serves as the Medical Director of the USC Eye Institute Pasadena Clinic. For the past 30 years, she has practiced General Ophthalmology in the city of Pasadena.

Philosophy of Care
I treat all of my patients with dignity and sensitivity. I act with empathy, understanding, and attentiveness towards them. I do everything possible to achieve the best outcomes for my patients.

Education:

MD, Keck School of Medicine of USC, 1980

Internships:

Los Angeles County + USC Medical Center, 1980-1981

Residencies:

University of Miami School of Medicine, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, 1981-1984

Fellowships:

Keck School of Medicine of USC, Department of Ophthalmology, 1984-1985

Certifications:

American Board of Ophthalmology

Professional society memberships:

American Academy of Ophthalmology
Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology

Awards:

American Academy of Ophthalmology Honor Award, 1994
The Essential Guide to L.A.’s Best Doctors, Los Angeles Magazine, 1996-present
The Best Doctors in America: Pacific Region, 1996-1997
Pasadena Magazine Best Doctors, 2008-Present