Andrea Lora Kossler, MD, is Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology at Stanford University School of Medicine and Co-Director of the Ophthalmic Plastic, Reconstructive Surgery and Orbital Oncology Service at the Byers Eye Institute at Stanford. She specializes in plastic and reconstructive surgery of the forehead, mid-face, and eyes with a special interest in aesthetic medicine. Dr. Kossler’s research interests include thyroid eye disease, orbital oncology, and neurostimulation of the lacrimal gland to treat dry eye disease.
Andrea earned her medical degree from Georgetown University School of Medicine where she graduated summa cum laude and valedictorian of her class. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Florida where she graduated with highest honors. She completed her internship in internal medicine at the Mount Sinai Medical Center and her residency in ophthalmology at the number one ranked Bascom Palmer Eye Institute at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine. She continued at the Bascom Palmer Eye Institute to finish her fellowship in ophthalmic plastic and reconstructive surgery and served as a Clinic Instructor of Ophthalmology.
Education & Training
University of Miami Hospital & ClinicFELLOWSHIP
University of Miami School of MedicineRESIDENCY
Mount Sinai Medical Center of FloridaINTERNSHIP
Georgetown University School of MedicineMEDICAL_SCHOOL
Certifications & Licensure
CA State Medical License2012 - 2021
FL State Medical License2010 - 2014
American Board of OphthalmologyOphthalmology
Awards, Honors, & Recognition
Annual AAO Conference: Best Ocular & Orbital Oncology PaperAAO- American Academy of Ophthalmology
Marvin Quickert Thesis AwardASOPRS- American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
Valedictorian & Summa Cum LaudeGeorgetown University School of Medicine