Mark S. Borchert
Areas of treatment:Optic Nerve Hypoplasia
- Department of Ophthalmology
- Department of Pediatrics
Mark S. Borchert, MD
- 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