Dr. Steven C. Dresner earned his M.D. from the University of Michigan Medical School. He completed an internship in general surgery at the University of California at San Francisco. He was a resident in ophthalmology at Louisiana State University at New Orleans.
He subsequently served as a fellow in Neuro-ophthalmology and Orbital Surgery under John S. Kennerdell, M.D. at the University of Pittsburgh. Following that, he received his fellowship training in Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at McGill University in Montreal with Francois Codere, M.D.
Dr. Dresner is a fellow of the American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, (ASOPRS). He is the director of the fellowship in Oculofacial and Cosmetic Surgery at Alliance Eye and Associate Preceptor of the USC Gayle and Edward Roski Eye Institute, both sponsored by ASOPRS. He is a Clinical Professor at the University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine.
Dr. Dresner is the recipient of the Honor Award and Senior Honor Award from the American Academy of Ophthalmology. He has published over thirty peer-reviewed articles in major journals and numerous book chapters in Oculoplastic textbooks. He lectures nationally and internationally. Dr. Dresner is the developer paper writer of the Medpor MCOI implant and the co-developer of the Medpor SST implant.
Dr. Dresner has three children and enjoys biking, golf, and Jazz.