Albert Sheffer

Albert Sheffer, M.D.

Ophthalmologist & Medical Director

Clinical Specialties

  • Laser treatment for Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Vitrectomy for Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Surgery for Retinal Detachment
  • Treatment of Macular Degeneration
  • Medical and Surgical treatment of Retinal and Vitreous Diseases

Academic Degrees

  • Tel Aviv University, Sackler School of Medicine, M.D., 1972


  • Tel Aviv University, Sackler School of Medicine, Ophthalmology,1974-1976
  • Pennsylvania State University, Ophthalmology, 1977-1979

Fellowship Retina-Vitreous

  • Jules Stein Eye Institute, University of California, Los Angeles, 1979-1981

Board Certification

  • American Board of Ophthalmology, 1983

Areas of Interest

  • Management of all aspects of Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Surgical management of treatable diseases
  • Prevention of blindness through early detection and treatment
  • Patient Education

Academic Appointment

  • Clinical Associate Professor of Ophthalmology, UCLA