Professional Statement

M. Reza Vagefi specializes in plastic and reconstructive surgery of the eyelids, tear drainage system, orbit and face. His areas of expertise and interests include: aesthetic facial rejuvenation, disorders of the eyelid and tear drainage system and orbital disease.After earning a bachelor's degree in French from Johns Hopkins University, Vagefi completed medical school at Yale University. He completed an internship at Stanford University followed by an ophthalmology residency at UCSF. During his residency, he was awarded the Starr E. Shulman, MPA fellowship by the California Academy of Eye Physicians and Surgeons. He then spent two additional years training in oculofacial plastic, reconstructive or orbital surgery in Salt Lake City, Utah.


12 years






  • None

Areas (4)

  • Eyes
  • Face
  • Lower Eyelid
  • Upper Eyelid

Procedures (1)

Education & Affiliations

Education & Training

  • Fellowships

    Center for Facial Appearances


  • Residency


    UCSF Medical Center

  • Undergraduate School

    Johns Hopkins University

  • Graduate School

    Yale School of Medicine


Board Certifications

  • American Board of Ophthalmology

Hospital Affiliations

  • San Francisco VA Medical Center
  • UCSF Medical Center
  • Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center

Awards & Recognitions

  • Best Doctors in America, Achievement Award
  • Top Doctors Castle Connolly

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