Raymond S. Douglas, MD, PhD

West Medical Office Towers
8635 W. Third St., Suite 770W
Los Angeles, CA 90048





Raymond S. Douglas, MD, PhD

  • Ophthalmology

Brow Lift Surgery / Surgeries

Droopy Eyelids

Eye (Ocular) Tumors

Eye Cancers

Eye Reconstructive Surgery / Surgeries

Eye Traumas

Eyelid Cosmetic Revision Surgery / Surgeries (Blepharoplasty)

Eyelid Cosmetic Surgery / Surgeries (Blepharoplasty)

Eyelid Tumors

Facial Cosmetic Fillers (Juvederm, Restylane, Evolence, Radiesse, Sculptra, Perlane)

Facial Plastic Surgery / Surgeries

Facial Reconstructive Surgery / Surgeries

Grave's Disease

Hemifacial Spasm

Lacrimal Surgery / Surgeries


Thyroid Disorders

Thyroid Eye Diseases

The laboratory of Raymond Douglas, MD, PhD, is interested in thyroid eye disease and facial paralysis, and they have identified key molecular targets for thyroid eye disease. Douglas has just completed the largest clinical trial in the disease for a biologic treatment.

  • Medical School: University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 1998
  • Doctorate: University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 1998
  • Internship: Presbyterian Hospital, 1999
  • Residency: Scheie Eye Institute, 2002
  • Fellowship: UCLA Stein Eye Institute, 2004
  • Asia-Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology Achievement Award, 2014
  • RPB Lew Wasserman Merit Award, 2011
  • The Endocrine Society's International Award for Excellence in Published Clinical Research, 2011
  • Harbor-UCLA LA BioMed Young Investigator Award for Excellence in Translational Research, 2008
  • Research to Prevent Blindness Career Award, 2007
  • Cosmetic Surgery Foundation, Richard C. Webster Award, 2004
  • ATA Young Investigator Research Career Development Award, 2004
  • Herman Knapp - American Ophthalmological Society Fellowship, 2003
  • UCLA Alumni Association Research Award, 2003
  • Heed Ophthalmic Foundation Fellowship, 2002

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  • Douglas R, McCoy A, Gupta S. Thyroid Eye Disease. New York:Springer, 2015.
  • Stein JD, Childers D, Gupta S, Talwar N, Nan B, Lee BJ, Smith TJ, Douglas R. Risk factors for developing thyroid-associated ophthalmopathy among individuals with Graves disease. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2015 Mar;133(3):290-296.
  • Briceño CA, Gupta S, Douglas RS. Advances in the management of thyroid eye disease. Int Ophthalmol Clin. 2013;53(3):93-101.
  • Rootman DB, Kim MJ, Aldave AJ, Douglas R, Hwang C, Goldberg R. Ocular surface, fornix, and eyelid rehabilitation in Boston type I keratoprosthesis patients with mucous membrane disease. Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg. 2015;31(1):43-49
  • Shan SJ, Douglas RS. The pathophysiology of thyroid eye disease. J Neuroophthalmol. 2014 Jun;34(2):177-185.
  • Chen H, Mester T, Raychaudhuri N, Kauh CY, Gupta S, Smith TJ, Douglas RS. Teprotumumab, an IGF-1R blocking monoclonal antibody inhibits TSH and IGF-1 action in fibrocytes. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2014 Sep;99(9):E1635-1640.

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