Irina De la Huerta, M.D., Ph.D.
Dr. De la Huerta obtained her undergraduate degree magna cum laude from Harvard University. In addition to her medical degree, she received her Ph.D. in Neuroscience from Harvard. She completed her ophthalmology residency at the University of California, San Francisco, and her two-year specialty fellowship in adult and pediatric vitreoretinal surgery at the William Beaumont Hospital. Dr. De la Huerta is the recipient of numerous awards, including the Hogan-Garcia award for best scientific paper at UCSF, the John Harvard Scholar award, and the Harvard University Certificate of Distinction in Teaching. She is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology and the American Society of Retina Specialists.
Vanderbilt Eye Institute- Campus