Dr. Sathyadeepak (Deepak) Ramesh, MD

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Dr. Sathyadeepak (Deepak) Ramesh, MD is board certified by American Board of Ophthalmology and a member of the prestigious American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons (ASOPRS), an elite society of 500 members specializing in cosmetic surgery of the eyelids and face, as well as the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery (AACS), American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO), and Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA).

He is an Assistant Professor at Sidney Kimmel Medical College and faculty of the Orbital and Oculofacial Plastic Surgery service at Wills Eye Hospital.

 

Specialties and Skills

Dr. Sathyadeepak (Deepak) Ramesh grew up in the New England area. After graduating with honors from medical school at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, he completed his internship and ophthalmology residency at the Johns Hopkins Hospital and UT Southwestern where he developed a deep passion for oculofacial plastic surgery. He was selected to pursue a two-year oculofacial, orbital, cosmetic, and reconstructive surgery fellowship at the prestigious Jules Stein Eye Institute at the University of California, Los Angeles, where he trained under the auspices of world-class surgeons at UCLA and Beverly Hills. He further pursued specialized training in Asian eyelid and facial contouring surgeries at the BK Cosmetic Hospital and Samsung Medical Center in Seoul, South Korea.

 

Innovation and Service

Dr. Ramesh has authored numerous scientific articles and book chapters in topics including thyroid eye disease, orbital tumors, vascular malformations, facial fracture repair, endoscopic skull base surgery, and facial cosmetic surgery, pioneered new surgical techniques, presented at national and international meetings, and serves as a faculty instructor for the annual Orbital Surgery Master’s Symposium and the Aesthetic Eyelid and Facial Rejuvenation Course at UCLA and the Facial Fat Transfer and Periocular Rejuvenation courses at the Academy of Ophthalmology meetings. He also has a heart for international medical missions, particularly in India.

 

Most importantly, Dr. Ramesh has a compassionate and thoughtful approach to his patients. His goal is to provide an aesthetically pleasing, natural, and long-lasting result, and he is dedicated to honestly discussing all options to design a unique treatment for your needs.

 

When he is not busy operating, he enjoys spending time running, hiking, astrophotography, playing basketball, and spending time with his lovely wife and family, and two pet dogs.

  • Undergraduate: University of Texas at Arlington, B.S. in Biology with Honors, summa cum laude
  • Medical School: University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Alpha Omega Alpha
  • Internship: Johns Hopkins Hospital (Internal Medicine)
  • Residency: University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center (Ophthalmology)
  • Fellowship: Jules Stein Eye Institute at University of California, Los Angeles (Orbital and Oculofacial Plastic Surgery)
  • Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University
  • Wills Eye Hospital
  • Abington Memorial Hospital
  • St. Mary Medical Center
  • American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (ASOPRS)
  • American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO)
  • American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery (AACS)
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society (AOA)
  • Thyroid Eye Disease – Past, Present, and Future. Sankara Nethralaya, Chennai, India. September 2018.
  • Thyroid Eye Disease – Past, Present, and Future Abington Memorial Hospital, Philadelphia, PA. December 2018.
  • Thyroid Eye Disease – Past, Present, and Future. Salus University, Philadelphia, PA. August 2018.
  • Wide Dural Exposure for Orbital Decompression. UCLA Annual Seminar 2018, Los Angeles, CA.
  • Aesthetic Eyelid and Facial Rejuvenation Course. UCLA Stein Eye Institute, 2017, 2018.
  • Orbital Surgery Master’s Symposium. UCLA Stein Eye Institute, 2017, 2018.
  • Advanced Techniques in Orbital Decompression. AAO Academy, 2016, 2017.
  • Facial Fat Transfer Lab. AAO Academy, 2017. 5. Periocular Rejuvenation with Botulinum Toxin and Fillers. AAO Academy, 2017.
  1. Ramesh S, Fiaschetti D, Goldberg RA. Orbital and Ocular Ischemic Syndrome With Blindness After Facial Filler Injection. Ophthalmic Plast Reconstr Surg. 2018 Jul/Aug; 34(4):e108-110.
  2. Ramesh S, Nobori A, Wang Y, Rootman D, Goldberg RA. Orbital Expansion into Cranial Vault After Minimally Invasive Extradural Transorbital Decompression for Thyroid Orbitopathy. Ophthalmic Plast Reconstr Surg. 2018 Jun 6.
  3. Ramesh S, Eichhorn K, Leibowitz S, Goldberg RA. Bony Regrowth After Deep Lateral Orbital Decompression. Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg. 2018 Jan 25.
  4. Ramesh S, Hubschman S, Goldberg RA. Resorbable Implants for Orbital Reconstruction: A Systematic Review. Ann Plast Surg. 2018 Sep;81(3):372-379.
  5. Ramesh S, Bokman C, Mustak H, Lo C, Goldberg RA, Rootman DB. Medial Buttressing in Orbital Fractures. Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg. 2018 Jan 12.
  6. Ramesh S, Gupta A, Rootman DB, Goldberg RA. Long-term Follow-up of Lateral Canthal Resuspension. Asia Pac J Ophthalmol (Phila). 2018 Feb 26.
  7. Ramesh S, Goldberg RA, Rootman DB. Spontaneous Resolution of Optic Neuropathy in Sphenoid Wing Meningioma. Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg. 2017 Jun 2.
  8. Ramesh S, Mancini R. Dynamic Analysis of Muller’s Muscle Response to Phenylephrine. Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg. 2016 Jan-Feb;32(1):46-8.
  9. Ramesh S, Sobti D, Mancini R. Eyelid Necrosis and Secondary Cicatrical Ectropion Secondary to Levamisole-Associated Vasculitis. Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg. 2015 Sep 21.
  10. Ramesh S, Papayannis A, Abdel-karim AR, Banerjee S, Brilakis E. In vivo comparison of Fourier-domain optical coherence tomography and intravascular ultrasonography. J Invasive Cardiol. 2012 Mar;24(3):111-5.
  1. Ramesh S, Goldberg RA. East Asian Superior Sulcus Rejuvenation. ASOPRS Fall Symposium 2018, Chicago, IL.
  2. Ramesh S, Wulc A, Brackup A, Goldberg RA. Lower Lid Blepharoplasty with and withoutFat Repositioning. ASOPRS Fall Symposium 2018, Chicago, IL.
  3. Ramesh S, Fiaschetti D, Goldberg RA. Orbital and ocular ischemic syndrome with blindnessafter facial filler injection. ASOPRS Spring Symposium 2018, Austin, TX.
  4. Ramesh S, Goldberg RA, Rootman DB. Spontaneous Resolution of Optic Neuropathy inSphenoid Wing Meningioma. ASOPRS Spring Symposium 2018, Austin, TX.
  5. Ramesh S. Microptosis in revisional eyelid surgery. Cosmetic Surgery Forum 2017, Las Vegas, NV.
  6. Ramesh S, Boxrud C, Burkat C. Periocular Rejuvenation with Botulinum Toxin/Fillers. AAO Fall 2017, New Orleans, LA.
  7. Liu W, Ramesh S, Goldberg RA, Duckwiler G, Rootman DB. Intraoperative Valsalva Assistance for Managementof Orbital Distensible Venous Malformations. ASOPRS Fall Symposium 2017, New Orleans, LA.
  8. Ramesh S, Bokman C, Goldberg RA, Rootman DB. Medial Buttressing in OrbitalFractures. Poster at ASOPRS Fall Symposium 2017, New Orleans, LA.
  9. Garg, EC, Ramesh S. Botulinum Toxin as a Nonsurgical Alternative for Ptosis. Cosmetic Surgery Forum, Nov 2017, Las Vegas, NV.
  10. Bokman C, Ramesh S. Microptosis repair with fat decompression for mild thyroidorbitopathy. Cosmetic Surgery Forum, Nov 2017, Las Vegas, NV.
  11. Badran KW, Ference EH, Ramesh S, Suh JD. Combined multiportal transorbital and transnasal endoscopic resection of a pediatricfibro-osseous tumor: report and review of the literature. American Rhinologic Society Fall Symposium 2017, Chicago, IL.
  12. Ramesh S, Gupta A, Rootman D, Goldberg R. Long-term Follow-up of Lateral CanthalResuspension. ESOPRS Fall Symposium 2017, Stockholm, Sweden.
  13. Ramesh S, Itani K, Mancini R. The Effect of Long-term Prostaglandins in Thyroid-Associated Ophthalmopathy. ASOPRS Fall Symposium 2016, Chicago, IL.
  14. Ramesh S, Mancini R. Dynamic Analysis of Muller’s Muscle Response to Phenylephrine.Poster at ASOPRS Fall Symposium 2014, Chicago, IL.
  15. Ramesh S, Huerta S, MD, Siddiqui A, MD, Livingston E, MD, Huerta-Yepez S, PhD. Apoptosis-inducing Factorin Colorectal Cancer. Undergraduate Thesis at UT Arlington Honors College, Arlington, TX, Dec 2007.
  16. Ramesh S, Valle B, PhD, Richards-Kortum R, PhD. Monitoring Apoptosis with Annexin Conjugates. CBEN, Houston, TX, June 2006.