Mark S. Borchert

Associate Professor of Clinical Ophthalmology
Mark S. Borchert, MD

Areas of treatment:

Optic Nerve Hypoplasia
Pediatric Ophthalmology

Specialties:

  • Ophthalmology
  • Pediatrics

Departments:

  • Department of Ophthalmology
  • Department of Pediatrics

Language:

  • English

Mark S. Borchert, MD

Associate Professor of Clinical Ophthalmology

Practicing location:

  • Children's Hospital Los Angeles

About this doctor:

Dr. Borchert earned an M.D. from Baylor College of Medicine. He completed his residency at the Doheny Eye Institute, University of Southern California and a fellowship at the Massachusetts Eye & Ear Infirmary, Harvard University.

Dr. Borchert specializes in Pediatric Neuro-Ophthalmology. His research on the development of the retina and optic nerve in rats was part of a recent experiment on the NASA space shuttle. Dr. Borchert is an Associate Professor at the Keck School of Medicine of USC.

Education:

MD, Baylor College of Medicine, 1983

Internships:

Boston City Hospital: Internal Medicine, 1983 - 1984

Residencies:

USC Department of Surgery: Ophthalmology, 1984 - 1987

Fellowships:

Massachusetts Eye & Ear Infirmary: Boston, Neuro-ophthalmology, 1987 - 1988

Certifications:

American Board of Ophthalmology, 1989

Professional society memberships:

Association of Research in Vision & Ophthalmology
American Academy
LACMA