Education

Dr. Lauren Libfraind

Lauren Libfraind, MD, earned degrees in Biology and Economics from Brown University, where she was also a member of the Brown Women’s Crew team and won two National D-1 Championships in rowing. Dr. Libfraind received her medical degree from Thomas Jefferson University and went on to receive additional training at Crozer-Chester Medical Center. Dr. Libfraind completed an ophthalmology residency at the University of Buffalo.

Dr. Libfraind’s interest in ophthalmology stems from her desire to have a positive impact on the lives of patients she serves, enabling improved function and overall quality of life through helping patients see better. Her focus and passion is on cataract and refractive surgery.

As part of Parkhurst NuVision’s Eye2Eye mission, Dr. Libfraind recently traveled to Mexico to perform surgeries for those in need, restoring sight to the needlessly blind.

In her free time, she enjoys traveling, biking, and hiking with her husband.

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