Sahar Bedrood, MD, PhD


  • Cataracts
  • Glaucoma

Office Locations

Acuity Eye Group & Retina Institute - Pasadena
100 E California Blvd
Pasadena, CA 91105

Acuity Eye Group & Retina Institute of California
160 E. Artesia St.
Suite 120
Pomona, CA 91767

Acuity Eye Group & Retina Institute of California - Los Angeles
1127 Wilshire Blvd.
Suite 504
Los Angeles, CA 90017

Dr. Bedrood completed her medical school training with a combined MD/PhD degree at the Keck School of Medicine at USC. She then went on to complete her internal medicine internship at Huntington Memorial Hospital in Pasadena, CA. She completed her ophthalmology residency at  USC Roski Eye Institute/LA County Hospital, then completed her glaucoma fellowship as a Society of Heed Fellow from the Wilmer Eye Institute at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, MD. She then went on to be an Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology at the USC Roski Eye Institute.

Dr. Bedrood has been honored with multiple awards throughout her training for both her leadership and her research endeavors, including the Order of the Areté, the PEO Scholar Award and the Remarkable Women of USC Award


Bachelor of Science: University of California, Los Angeles
Doctor of Medicine: USC Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California 
Ophthalmology Residency: USC Roski Eye Institute
Fellowship: Wilmer Eye Institute, John Hopkins Hospital

Professional Affiliations and Awards

• Society of Heed Fellows Fellowship Award
• National Eye Institute 2011 ARVO Award
• American Glaucoma Society
• American Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgery
• Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology

Languages Spoken

  • English