Abbas Haider, MD, MBA

Education & Training

Undergraduate: University of California, Los Angeles, 2009

Medical School: University of California, Irvine, 2015

Combined MD-MBA program, University of California, Irvine, 2015

Internship: Harbor-UCLA, Torrance, CA, 2016

Residency: Louisiana State University, New Orleans, 2019



Research Interests

Ocular oncology

Associated Labs, Publications, & Achievements


  • Lin M, Bhatt A, Haider A, Kim G, Farid M, Schmutz M, Mosaed S. Vision retention in early versus delayed glaucoma surgical intervention in patients with Boston Keratoprosthesis type 1. PLoS One. 2017 Aug 4. PMID: 28777800
  • Maducdoc MM, Haider A, Nalbandian A, Youm J, Morgan P, Crow. RW. Visual consequences of electronic reader use: a pilot study. Int Ophthalmol. 2016 Aug 5. PMID: 27495950
  • Mosaed S, Chak G, Haider A, Lin KY, Minckler DS. Results of Trabectome surgery following failed tube shunt implantation. Medicine. 2015 Jul. PMID 26222842
  • Caceres-del-Carpio J, Costa RD, Haider A, Narayan R, Kuppermann BD. Chapter 30: Corticosteroids: triamcinolone, dexamethasone, fluocinolone, and others. In Retinal Pharmacotherapy, edited by QD Nguyen, EB Rodrigues, ME Farah, and WF Mieler, Elsevier, 2015.
  • Haider A, Bababeygy SR, Lu SY. Cystoid macular edema with macular pigmentation associated with nab-paclitaxel therapy. Retin Cases Brief Rep. 2015 Mar 6. PMID: 25764317
  • Mosaed S, Haider A, Kim D, Zhang Z. Association of pigmentary glaucoma and non-senile cataracts. J Glaucoma. 2015 Feb 25. PMID: 25719238
  • Haider A, Minckler DS, Yonkers MA, Tao JP. Orbital injury from needlefish impalement. Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg. 2015 Feb 18. PMID: 2569961
  • Haider A, Bababeygy SR and Lu SY. Cystoid macular edema following silicone oil tamponade for retinal detachment surgery. Austin J Clin Ophthalmol. 2015;2(1): 1042.
  • Gologorsky R, Wong V, Holmes W, Haider A, Imagawa D, Torno L. Liver lesions in children postoncologic therapy: review of case reports and institutional observation. Int J Cancer Ther Oncol 2015; 3(2):03027. DOI: 10.14319/ijcto.0302.7
  • Haider A and Hoonpongsimanont W. (2013). Uncommon etiology of chest pain: pulmonary sequestration. West J Emerg Med. 2013 Nov;14(6):638-9. PMID:24381687


  • Resident of the Year Nominee, LSU Ophthalmology Department at University Medical Center New Orleans (UMCNO)  05/2019
  • Outstanding Research Award, LSU Ophthalmology Annual Resident Research Day  06/2018
  • American Medical Association (AMA) Excellence in Medicine Leadership Award 06/2014
  • Associated Medical Student Government (AMSG) Student Service Award 05/2014
  • People's Choice Award, Associated Graduate Student (AGS) Symposium  04/2014
  • Dean's Prize, 12th Annual Science Poster Day at UCLA  05/2009
  • Recognized Presenter, Annual Neuroscience Poster Day 05/2009