Dr. Laura Huang was born and raised in Riverside, California. She earned her undergraduate degree at the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) followed by a medical degree at the University of Miami in Miami, Florida. She completed a preliminary medicine internship at Santa Clara Valley Medical Center followed by ophthalmology residency at Stanford University. After residency, she completed her sub-specialty training in pediatric ophthalmology and strabismus at the University of Washington.

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Overview

Undergraduate Education: BA, University of Califonia Los Angeles (UCLA), 2010
Medical School: MD, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, 2015
Internship: Preliminary Internal Medicne, Santa Clara Vallet Medical Center, 2016
Residency: Ophthalmology, Stanford University, 2019
Fellowship: Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, University of Washington, 2020
Board Certification: American Board of Ophthalmology (Board-certified)
Memberships: American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO), Washington Academy of Eye Physicians and Surgeons (WAEPS), Sub Specialty Societies: American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus (AAPOS)

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Academic Interests 

Clinical Interests

Dr. Huang specializes in pediatric ophthalmology and strabismus includiang amblyopia, nasolacrimal disorders, systemic diseases that affect the eyes, and pediatric cataract. She has a special interest in pediatric uveitis including infectious and inflammatory ocular diseases.

Research Focus

Dr. Huang's research focus includes pediatric uveitis, cataract, and ocular imaging in addition to medical student/resident education within ophthalmology.

Awards & Honors 

2019     Marmor-Blumenkranz Ophthalmology Residents Research Prize, Stanford

2018     Marmor-Blumenkranz Ophthalmology Residents Research Prize, Stanford

2018     Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) Medical Honor Society, Stanford

2018     Stanford Society of Physician Scholars, Grant Awardee, Stanford

2017     Stanford Society of Physician Scholars, Grant Awardee, Stanford

2014     Graduation with Research Distinction, University of Miami 

2014    John K. Robinson Travel Grant, University of Miami

 

 

 

                    

 

 

 

Publications  

Huang L, Topping K, Gratzinger D, Brown R, Martin B, Silva R, Kossler A. Orbital and Chorioretinal Manifestations of Erdheim-Chester Disease Treated with Vemurafenib: A Case Report. American Journal of Ophthalmology Case Reports. 2018 Sept; 11:158-163. PMID: 30094395. DOI: 10.1016/j.ajoc.2018.07.005

 

Houston CA, Huang LC, Fredrick DR, Lambert SR. Reversal of Severe Vergence Anomaly Associated with Convergence Insufficiency. Journal of American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology. 2020 Aug; 24(4): 255-257. PMID: 32621987. DOI: 10.1016/j.jaapos.2020.04.004

 

Huang LC, Kelly JP, Cabrera MT, Olmos de Koo LC, Weiss AH, Herlihy EP. Optical Coherence Tomography Findings in Cohen Syndrome. Journal of American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology. 2020 Oct; 24(5): 306-309.PMID: 32919079. DOI: 10.1016/j.jaapos.2020.07.004

 

Huang LC, Zhou H, Legocki A, Scoville NM, Zhong J, Ding L, Wang RK, Cabrera MT. Choroidal Thickness by Handheld Swept Source Optical Coherence Tomography in Full Term Newborns. Translational Vision Science and Technology. 2021 Jan. In press. 

Primary Clinical Office

Seattle Children’s Hospital
Ophthalmology Clinic
4800 Sand Point Way, Ocean 6
Seattle, WA 98105
Clinic Phone: 206-987-2177
Clinic Fax: 206-987-2722

Mailing Address:

Department of Ophthalmology
Seattle Children’s Hospital
4800 Sand Point Way
M/S OA.9.220
Seattle, WA 98105

Specialties

Pediatric Ophthalmology
Strabismus

Languages

English