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Mark Lucarelli, MD, specializes in oculofacial surgery (oculoplastics), including medically necessary eyelid surgery, cosmetic eyelid, midface and brow surgery, thryoid eye disease, repair of skin cancer defects and trauma, tear duct surgery, orbital surgery, fillers and Botox, and other cosmetic facial procedures.

 

Past Professional Activities

 

 

The Ocular Oncology team at Wills Eye Hospital visit with UW Health's Dr. Lucarelli at his recent visit.

December 2014

 

The renowned Ocular Oncology team at Wills Eye Hospital visit with Dr. Lucarelli at his recent visit. Dr. Lucarelli served as Visiting Professor, presenting lectures to residents and fellows and discussing interesting Grand Rounds cases that were presented by the residents.

 

Established in 1832, Wills Eye Hospital is the oldest eye hospital in the United States and widely regarded as one of the best in the world.

 

 


 

Dr. Lucarelli was recognized at the annual meeting of the American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery by ASOPRS President Dr. Donald Kikkawa.

October 2014

 

Dr. Lucarelli was recognized at the annual meeting of the American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery by ASOPRS President Dr. Donald Kikkawa for two years of service to the organization on its Executive Committee as Secretary of Meetings.

 

Dr Lucarelli will continue his work as Program Director for the ASOPRS training program at UW-Madison.

 

 

 

 

 


 

Dr. Lucarelli presents the ASOPRS Research Award to Dr. Jerry Shields.

November 2013

 

For the fifth straight year, Dr. Lucarelli served as the course director of the International Thyroid Eye Disease Society (ITEDS) course on Thyroid Eye Disease at the American Academy of Ophthalmology. This course provides an update on the state-of-the-art management of thyroid orbitopathy through lectures, case presentations and panel discussions.

 

Dr. Lucarelli also serves as Secretary of Meetings (2013-2014) for the American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (ASOPRS). In 2013, Dr. Lucarelli also chaired the ASOPRS Awards Committee. At left, Dr. Lucarelli presents the ASOPRS Research Award to Dr. Jerry Shields.

 

 


 

UW Health ophthalmologist Dr. Mark Lucarelli at the World Ophthalmology Congress in Abu Dhabi

February 2012

 

Dr. Lucarelli participated in the World Ophthalmology Congress in Abu Dhabi, joining other internationally-recognized experts from around the world. He helped organize and co-chaired the symposium "Exploring Controversies in Oculoplastic Surgery," which included 14 experts from seven countries. In other sessions, Dr. Lucarelli spoke about eyelid surgery for thyroid eye disease and precision in ptosis surgery.

 

Learn more about the World Ophthalmology Congress

 

 


 

UW Health ophthalmologist Dr. Lucarelli operating in Cintalapa, Mexico

January 2012

 

Dr. Deb Sherman and Dr. Lucarelli joined a team of 7 other surgeons and 30 other volunteers on a medical mission trip to Clinica Peña De Horeb, Cintalapa, Mexico. The trip was hosted by Good News Friends, Inc.

 

Approximately 30 of the patients were treated for oculoplastic conditions such as severely blocked and infected tear ducts. Pediatric ophthalmologists operated another 24 patients for crossed or misaligned eyes. Many others patients enjoyed improved vision after surgery by cataract surgeons.

 

 

 

 


 

UW Health ophthalmologists Dr. Daniel Albert and Dr. Mark Lucarelli

November 2011

 

After more than three years of preparation, Dr. Daniel Albert's and Dr. Lucarelli's second edition of the Clinical Atlas of Procedures in Ophthalmic and Oculofacial Surgery has been released by Oxford University Press.

 

The atlas consists of 100 chapters prepared by more than 150 leading surgeons from five continents and includes more than 2,500 illustrations.

 

 

 

 


 

November 2011

 

For the 10th straight year Dr. Lucarelli served as course director of "Oculoplastic Surgery: Anatomic Foundations, Surgical Techniques, and Enhanced Results" at The American Academy of Ophthalmology's international meeting of ophthalmology and its subspecialties. Dr. Lucarelli also directed a course on thyroid eye disease for the third straight year. This course offered an excellent overview and a lively exchange of perspectives on state-of-the-art care from experts around the globe. 

 


 

January 2011

 

Dr. Lucarelli participated in Chrysalis 2011, a major international oculofacial surgery conference in Chennai, India. Dr. Lucarelli presented on topics including brow lifting, blepharoplasty, ptosis surgery, and thyroid eye disease to the 220 doctors present on site and another 150 doctors from 18 countries participating via a live web link. Aesthetic office procedures and surgical techniques were also performed. The conference was organized by Dr. Shubhra Goel, who completed an international fellowship in ophthalmic facial plastic surgery at UW in 2009. 

 

 

 


 

October 2010

 

Dr. Lucarelli served as one of several physician experts invited to speak at the Patient and Family Conference of the National Graves' Disease Foundation in San Diego. Dr. Lucarelli presented on topics including:

 

• What's Wrong with My Eyes?

• Managing Dry Eyes in Thyroid Eye Disease

• Eyelid Retraction Surgery

 

He also served on the physician panel for questions and answers about thyroid eye disease.

 

 


 

Medical personnel in Chiapas, Mexico, during Dr. Lucarelli's medical mission

January 2010

 

In January, Dr. Lucarelli returned to Clinica Peña De Horeb, Chiapas, Mexico on a medical mission trip hosted by Good News Friends, Inc. A team of seven surgeons and supporting personnel carried out much needed surgical care for 150 indigent adults and children Chiapas.

 

The experience was tremendously rewarding and memorable for all who participated, including two high school students who are considering medicine as a profession.