Samuel Justin Spiegel

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Assistant Clinical Professor, Ophthalmology
School of Medicine
M.D., Thomas Jefferson University, 2017
B.S., University of California Los Angeles, 2012, Neuroscience
University of California, Irvine
850 Health Sciences Road
Irvine, CA 92697
Research Interests
Neuro-Ophthalmology, Neurology, Optic Neuritis, Demyelinating Disorders, Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Awards and Honors
Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society
Golden Humanism Honor Society
Hobart Armory Hare Honor Society
George McClellan Honor Society
APC National Pathology Honor Society
Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society
Short Biography
Dr. Samuel Spiegel is a board-certified Neurologist and a full time Neuro-Ophthalmologist at UCI Health. He completed his undergraduate training in Neuroscience at UCLA and earned his Doctorate in Medicine at Thomas Jefferson University graduating top of his class. Dr. Spiegel then completed his Internship and subsequent Neurology Residency at Stanford Hospital. In his final year he was elected to be one the two Adult Neurology Chief Residents within the Department. After residency he completed his fellowship training as the sole Neuro-Ophthalmology fellow at the joint Jules Stein and Doheny Eye Institutes within the University of California, Los Angeles Ophthalmology Department.
Spiegel, Samuel, et al. "Recognition deficits in mice carrying mutations of genes encoding BLOC-1 subunits pallidin or dysbindin." Genes, Brain and Behavior 14.8 (2015): 618-624.
Spiegel, Samuel J., and Heather E. Moss. "Neuro-Ophthalmic Emergencies." Neurologic Clinics 39.2 (2021): 631-647.
Professional Societies
American Academy of Neurology (AAN)
North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society (NANOS)
Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society (AOA)
Other Experience
Medicine Intership
Stanford Hospital 2013—2014
Neurology Residency
Stanford Hospital 2014—2017
Neuro-Ophthalmology Fellowship
University of California Los Angeles (Jules Stein and Doheny Eye Institutes) 2021—2022
Graduate Programs
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