Blog Detail

David A. Sami

David A. Sami

David A. Sami MD

Dr. Sami is Board Certified by the American Academy of Ophthalmology and is a licensed Qualified Medical Evaluator by the State of California.  He has additional qualifications, by fellowships in London and Boston (Harvard School of Medicine), in Pediatric Ophthalmology and Adult Strabismus.

His academic and research interests include: Effects of traumatic brain injury on visual function; Shaken baby Syndrome; Motility of ocular prostheses; Consequences of severe prematurity on visual function; Retinopathy of prematurity (ROP). Neotech Inc. and Dr. Sami have patented a novel speculum and depressor set for use in ROP screening.

Dr. Sami attended medical school at the University of California, Los Angeles. He served his internship in medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles and his residency in Ophthalmology at California Pacific Medical Center in San Francisco, California.  He completed two fellowships in Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus: A combined research and clinical fellowship at the Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children in London, England; and a second at the Harvard fellowship program of Children’s Hospital Boston. From 2006 to 2016 Dr. Sami was Division Chief of Ophthalmology for the Pediatric Subspecialty Faculty of the Children’s Hospital of Orange County. He is currently president of EyeSightMD.