Dr. Kristin Hirabayashi is an ophthalmologist (eye surgeon) who specializes in cornea, cataract, and refractive laser eye surgery, such as LASIK and PRK.

Education & Training

  • Stanford University – Fellowship (corneal & external disease & refractive surgery)
  • UCSF – Residency in Ophthalmology
  • University of Hawaii – Internship
  • UC Irvine – M.D. (Distinction in Research)
  • Stanford University – B.A. Human Biology

Honors & Awards

  • 2021 Castle Connolly Rising Stars
  • 2019 – Best paper of session at American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • 2018 – Langer Award for highest cumulative OKAP score in residency over 3 years
  • 2013 – Junior Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
  • 2012 – Pathology Chairs Honor Society Member
  • 2010 – Joshua Lederberg Award for Academic Excellence at Stanford

Board Certification

  • American Board of Ophthalmology – Board certified

 

Professional Organizations

  • American Academy of Ophthalmology – 2015 to Present
  • American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery – 2015 to Present
  • Cornea Society – 2019 to Present
  • Study Club for Ophthalmic Research in Hawaii (SCORH) – 2020 to Present