Judith B. Lavrich, M.D.
Judith B. Lavrich M.D. has 19 years of practice in both pediatric and oculoplastic surgery.
has had over 16 years of experience in cosmetic surgery and performs advanced laser skin resurfacing and rejuvenation.
She is a fellowship-trained pediatric ophthalmologist and on active staff at Wills Eye Hospital.
areas of expertise in pediatric ophthalmology include strabismus, amblyopia, and tearing disorders.
Judith B. Lavrich, M.D., Director Facial Aesthetics and Oculoplastic Surgery and Director, Pediatric Ophthalmology and Adult Strabismus Service
Judith B. Lavrich, M.D. graduated Magna Cum Laude with a B.S. Degree in Chemistry from the University of Toledo in Ohio and received her M.D. from the University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine.
internship at Northwestern University
, McGaw Medical Center
Ophthalmology Residency at the University Of Arizona Medical Center
, Department of Ophthalmology, and was trained extensively in oculoplastic surgery by one of the leading oculoplastic surgeons in the world.
fellowship in Pediatric Ophthalmology and Adult Strabismus at Wills Eye Hospital
became Board Certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology
She is also a Fellow of the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery.
In 2009 she was named Top Doctor in Ophthalmology by the Consumers' Research Council of America.
As a fellowship-trained pediatric ophthalmologist, Dr. Lavrich is on active staff at Wills Eye Hospital Department of Pediatric Ophthalmology.
She is an Associate Surgeon at Wills Eye Hospital and a Clinical Instructor of Ophthalmology at Thomas Jefferson University.
Locally she is an Attending Surgeon at St. Mary Medical Center in Langhorne, PA and at Capital Health System in Trenton, NJ, as well as Wills Eye Hospital Surgical Center in Northeast Philadelphia.
She is the director of Facial Aesthetics and Oculoplastic Surgery at Total Eye Care & Cosmetic Laser Centers.
Over the past 15 years, Dr. Lavrich
has been performing various cosmetic procedures, including ptosis repair, upper and lower lid blepharoplasty, brow lifts, laser skin resurfacing, chemical peels, BOTOX® injections, dermal fillers, microdermabrasion and micropigmentation (permanent makeup).
was one of the first doctors in Bucks County, PA with clinical training and expertise in the use of BOTOX® for the treatment of eye muscle spasms, and facial wrinkles.
incorporates the use of a variety of dermal fillers including Juvederm®, Restylane®, Radiesse™ and Sculptra®.
was also one of the first doctors in Bucks County to achieve certification in laser resurfacing techniques of the skin utilizing the CO2 UltraPulse® laser and the Protégé® erbium laser, and has been successfully treating patients with these techniques for over 14 years.
was selected as one of the top four ophthalmologists and one of the top 125 doctors in the nation as a leader in OBAGI® NU-DERM® skin rejuvenation.
As the director of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Adult Strabismus at Total Eye Care & Cosmetic Laser Centers, she treats children and adults with double vision, turning of the eyes, tearing disorders and dry eyes.
In private practice since 1991 she
has extensive experience in the surgical correction of misaligned eyes in adults and children and has been sought out for her
proficiency in this area.
has published widely in the ophthalmology literature including publications in Journal of Ophthalmic Surgery
, Binocular Vision, Ophthalmic Clinics of North America, Current Eye Research, Retina, Journal of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus
, Contemporary Pediatrics and Pediatric Clinics of North America.
was the author of several chapters and the co-editor of the book Strabismus Surgery published by W. B. Saunders.
has been highly involved in educating the current and future generations of doctors and nurses.
She has taught many residents of ophthalmology at Wills Eye Hospital and Pennsylvania College of Osteopathic Medicine as well as students of optometry from the Pennsylvania College of Optometry.
continues to lecture at Wills Eye Hospital
, in many of the community hospitals and holds yearly seminars for school nurses in Bucks County, PA.
husband and two children in Princeton, New Jersey, Dr. Lavrich
enjoys gourmet cooking, gardening, yoga and reading novels.