DoctorsKristina Voss, MD

Kristina Voss, MD

Title: Assistant Professor of Clinical Ophthalmology

Department: Ophthalmology

Clinical Specialty: Cornea, External Disease, Refractive Surgery

Treatment Expertise: Cataract, Keratoconus, Corneal Collagen Crosslinking, Corneal Dystrophies, Corneal Ulcers, Bullous Keratopathy, Corneal Transplantation, Dry Eye Disease, Ocular Surface Squamous Neoplasia, Refractive Error, LASIK, PRK.

Certification: American Board of Ophthalmology

Languages: English, Spanish (Limited Working Professional)

Location: Los Angeles, Pasadena

Biography and Education

Biography:

Kristina Voss, MD. is an assistant professor of clinical ophthalmology at USC Department of Ophthalmology. She specializes in the medical and surgical management of diseases of the anterior segment, particularly cornea and cataract. She performs cataract surgery with advanced technology, including astigmatism-correcting, and multifocal intraocular lenses. She performs full thickness and lamellar corneal transplantation. She cares for patients with keratoconus and performs corneal collagen crosslinking. Her practice also includes refractive surgery as she offers LASIK and PRK.

Education:

  • MD, University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson, 2015
  • BA, Chemistry, Auburn University, Auburn, 2011

Internship:

  • Preliminary Medicine, University of Arizona, Phoenix, 2015-2016

Residency:

  • Ophthalmology, University of Arizona, Phoenix, 2016-2019

Fellowship:

  • Cornea/External Disease/Refractive Surgery, University of Southern California, 2019-2020

Accomplishments

Professional society memberships:

  • American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Cornea Society
  • Women in Ophthalmology

Awards:

  • Co-Chief Resident, University of Arizona Department of Ophthalmology, 2019
  • Academic Merit Award, University of Arizona Department of Ophthalmology, 2018
  • Medical Excellence Scholarship, University of Arizona College of Medicine, 2011 – 2015
  • Distinction in Community Service, University of Arizona College of Medicine, 2015
  • Summa Cum Laude, Auburn University, 2011
  • Phi Beta Kappa, 2011
  • Finalist for the Rhodes Scholarship District XVI, 2011
  • Brad Davis Community Service Leader of the Year, Southeastern Conference, 2011
  • Leah Rawl Atkins Award, Auburn University, 2011
  • Comer Award, Auburn University, 2011
  • Scholar-Athlete of the Year, Southeastern Conference, 2010
  • NCAA Scholarship Division 1 Athlete, 4 year letter winner