Dr. Samir Sayegh, MD, PhD, FACS

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  1. Sayegh, S. and Jiang, Y., 2012, March. Toward optical coherence topography. In Proc. SPIE (Vol. 8209).

  2. Sayegh, S., 2013. Eye fixation system for posterior and anterior segment eye surgery and procedures. U.S. Patent Application 13/967,063.

  3. Hjelmstad, D. & Sayegh, S. Development of a universal toric intraocular lens calculator. SPIE BiOS. 89301L (2013).

  4.  Hjelmstad, D. and Sayegh, S.I., 2013, March. Symbolic algebra approach to the calculation of intraocular lens power following cataract surgery. In Proc. of SPIE Vol (Vol. 8567, pp. 85671V-1).

  5. Sayegh, S.I. and Taghian, A., 2013, March. Profilometry and subsurface imaging in point of care diagnosis in ocular disease and lymphedema after breast cancer treatment. In Optical Diagnostics and Sensing XIII: Toward Point-of-Care Diagnostics(Vol. 8591, p. 85910U). International Society for Optics and Photonics.

  6. Choi, Ann, David Hjelmstad, Jessica Taibl, Kelsey Martin, and Samir Sayegh. “Remote Observer Rapid Cataract Screening Based on Fundus Photo.” Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science 54, no. 15 (2013): 2306-2306.

  7. Shelton, R., Taibl, J., Shemonski, N., Sayegh, S. and Boppart, S., 2013. Subretinal layer thickness ratio changes for early detection of diabetes. Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science, 54(15), pp.2428

  8. Sayegh SI. OCT corneal topography within ¼ diopter in the presence of saccadic eye movements. Proc. SPIE Optical Coherence Tomography and Coherence Domain Optical Methods in Biomedicine XVII. 2013;8571:85713D–85713D7.

  9. Taibl, Jessica N., and Samir I. Sayegh. “Multimodality imaging in clinical diagnosis and treatment of macular disesae.” Proc. of SPIE Vol. Vol. 8567 (2013).

  10. Sayegh, S., Taibl, J., Jung, W., McCormick, D., Shelton, R., Nolan, R. and Boppart, S., 2013. Handheld MEMS-based Optical Coherence Tomography in Anterior and Posterior Segment Diagnosis. Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science, 54(15), pp.1487

  11. Shelton, R.L., Jung, W., Sayegh, S.I., McCormick, D.T., Kim, J. and Boppart, S.A., 2014. Optical coherence tomography for advanced screening in the primary care office. Journal of biophotonics, 7(7), pp.525-533.

  12. Taibl, J., & Sayegh, S. I. (2014). Dynamic OCT vs Ultrasound in retinal detachment and hypotony maculopathy. Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science, 55(13), 2305-2305.

  13. Tran, Hang, Kevin Yum, Jessica Taibl, David Hjelmstad, and Samir I. Sayegh. “Axial length comparison between two ultrasound devices and a partial coherence interferometry device.” Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science 55, no. 13 (2014): 5858-5858.

  14. Sayegh, S.I., 2014. Foundation and Applications of the Universal EYE Exam Translator. Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science, 55(13), pp.5558

  15. Hjelmstad, D. & Sayegh, S. Foundation and Applications of the Universal Intraocular Lens Calculator. Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science April 2014, Vol.55, 1291

  16. Tran, H., Yum, K., Taibl, J., Hjelmstad, D., & Sayegh, S. I. (2014). Axial length comparison between two ultrasound devices and a partial coherence interferometry device. Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science, 55(13), 5858.

  17. Fawzy, Mariam, Jessica Taibl, Jessica Blair, and Samir I. Sayegh. “Interchangeability of two spectral domain-optical coherence tomography instruments in diabetic and non-diabetic patients.” Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science 55, no. 13 (2014): 1622-1622.

  18. Taibl, J. and Sayegh, S.I., 2015. RetinAsk: A Queryable Atlas of the Retina. Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science, 56(7), pp.4124.

  19. Fawzy, M., Taibl, J., Tran, H.M. and Sayegh, S.I., 2015. Reliability and Interchangeability of two Spectral-Domain Optical Coherence Tomography in Healthy and Diseased Eyes. Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science, 56(7), pp.5277

  20. Dihowm, F., Hjelmstad, D. & Sayegh, S. Comparison of Astigmatism Calculation Methods for FDA approved Toric Intraocular Lenses. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 55.13, 3749 (2014).

  21. Sayegh, Samir I., and Alphonse Taghian. “Methods for detecting lymphedema.” U.S. Patent Application 14/616,443, filed February 6, 2015.

  22.  Gabra, Lauren, and Samir I. Sayegh. “Comparing toricity ratios across leading toric IOL manufacturers.” Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science 56, no. 7 (2015): 1916.

  23. Yum, Kevin, Dorothy Pham, Ahmad Al-Heeti, Jenny Baek, and Samir I. Sayegh. “Clinical Comparison of Keratometry Measurements between Automated Keratometer and Placido-Rings Based Topographer.” Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science 56, no. 7 (2015): 1627-1627.

  24. Zhangying, C. & Sayegh, S. Cross Cylinder Calculation Agreement Amongst toric IOL Calculators and UniversIOL. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 57.12, 927 (2016).

  25. Kneiber, David Boulos, Bishoy Said, and Samir I. Sayegh. “Post-Operative Analysis Following Refractive Cataract Surgery on 53 Eyes of a Group of 200 Operated in a Southern California Clinic.” Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science 57.12 (2016): 1999-1999.

  26. Said, B., Kneiber, D.B. and Sayegh, S.I., 2016. Pre-and Post-Operative Analysis of Astigmatism in 12 Refractive Cataract Surgeries in 8 Southern California Patients. Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science, 57(12), pp.1320-1320.

  27. Gabra, Lauren, and Samir I. Sayegh. “Preliminary Analysis of an FDA-approved Variable Toricity Ratio Toric IOL Calculator.” Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science 57, no. 12 (2016).

  28. Dihowm, F. and Sayegh, S.I., 2016. Stability and Variability of Calculators for FDA approved Toric Intraocular Lenses (tIOLs). Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science, 57(12), pp.926-926.

  29. Sayegh, S.I., 2016. Methods for selecting intraocular lenses and relaxing incisions for correcting refractive error. U.S. Patent Application 15/131,713.

  30. Mendoza, L., Teofilo, W., Arriaga, C. and Sayegh, S.I., 2016. Pterygium Surgery with Mitomycin C in a HispanoAmerican Population in Oaxaca, Mexico. Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science, 57(12).

  31. Al-Heeti, A., Leibbrandt, S. and Sayegh, S.I., 2016. The Magic Cube: Comparison of Three Third Generation Formulas on Three Intraocular Lens Calculators, IOL Master, DGH 6000 and UniversIOL. Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science, 57(12), pp.915-915.

  32. Saad, Sherouk Gamal, and Samir I. Sayegh. “All Brown or all Dead? Towards the Determination of the Prevalence of Age Related Macular Degeneration in Egyptians.” Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science 57, no. 12 (2016): 13-13.

  33. Sayegh, S.I., 2016. Methods for selecting intraocular lenses and relaxing incisions for correcting refractive error. U.S. Patent Application 15/131,713.