As a practicing cosmetic and reconstructive surgeon with more than two decades of experience, Dr. Sam Goldberger maintains a wealth of technical and academic expertise. Because he specializes in the niche area of oculofacial plastic surgery, Dr. Sam Goldberger serves as a consultant for surgeons worldwide who need his detailed understanding of the fragile and complex ocular tissues.

In terms of cosmetic operations, Dr. Sam Goldberger performs a number of rejuvenating procedures, including lifts of the eyebrow, forehead, and mid-face, in addition to his more specialized work in eyelid enhancement. This process, known as blepharoplasty, repairs common aesthetic complaints such as droopy, sagging, and bulging eyelids by excising fatty or deteriorating tissue and tightening the eye area. In addition to this surgical procedure, Additionally, he specializes in revisional eyelid surgery for those people who have had unsuccessful previous surgery.  Dr. Sam Goldberger also offers services focusing on non-surgical remedies such as Botox injections, dermal fillers, laser resurfacing, and chemical peels.

Dr. Sam Goldberger’s work in reconstructive surgery caters to individuals with physical anomalies of the periocular area that impair or disrupt their vision. Because the orbital region is such a crucial part of everyday life, even minor irregularities can prove painful and inconvenient. Dr. Goldberger offers tear drainage and eye socket reconstruction, orbital fracture repair, and several procedures designed to realign the eyelid with the eyeball when they have become separated.

Dr. Sam Goldberger’s institutional affiliations include several of Southern California’s leading hospitals, including St. Jude Medical Center, Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, and Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. Dr. Goldberger holds an Assistant Clinical Professorship at the University of Southern California’s Keck School of Medicine and also teaches at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. In addition to his work with these institutions, he also maintains memberships in several prominent medical organizations, such as the International Society for Orbital Disorders, the American Academy of Ophthalmology, and the American Medical Association. 

Dr. Sam Goldberger has authored a book chapter and several scientific articles, and he regularly reviews scientific journal submissions related to his area of expertise. In his spare time, he spends time with his wife and six children. To find out more about Dr. Goldberger and the services he offers, please visit his professional website at



Work History

Work History


Ophthalmic Facial Plastic Surgery Institute



University of Toronto

Massachusetts Institute of Technology


Albert Einstein College of Medicine