Scott D. Lawrence, M.D.

Specialties

  • General Ophthalmology
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Premium Cataract Lenses (Toric and Multifocal)

Education

  • Undergraduate: University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia
  • Medical: Cornell University Medical College, New York, New York
  • Internship: Albert Einstein Medical Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Residency: University of Tennessee, Memphis, Tennessee
  • Fellowship: Fellowship in Glaucoma, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA

Activities and Achievements

  • American Glaucoma Society Humanitarian Award, 2021
  • Freeman Vision Award, World Cataract Foundation, 2018
  • Clinical Associate Professor of Ophthalmology, University of Michigan, 2017-2020
  • Associate Professor of Ophthalmology, University of Tennessee, 2016-2020
  • Adjunct Professor of Ophthalmology, University of North Carolina, 2015-present
  • Director of Glaucoma Service, University of North Carolina, 2010-2015
  • Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society, Cornell University Medical College

Personal

Dr. Lawrence resides in Charlottesville, Virginia with his wife Tina and their three sons. His interest in global ophthalmology led him to help launch a state-of-the-art eye care center and surgical training program in Ethiopia. He is a dedicated runner who also enjoys soccer and the outdoors. Dr. Lawrence currently sees patients at the Waynesboro and Staunton offices.