Dr. David Pratt, ophthalmologist
Dr. Pratt specializes in eyelid and facial plastic surgery, and also manages disorders of the tear ducts and orbit. He has spoken nationally on subjects ranging from orbital diseases and oncology to cosmetic and reconstructive surgery of the facial region. He has published extensively on these topics in medical textbooks and journals.
Dr. Pratt grew up in the Northwest. He graduated magna cum laude from Pacific Lutheran University, where he obtained a Bachelor of Arts in Biology, a Minor in Chemistry, and pursued a degree in Art. Dr. Pratt obtained his medical degree from the University of Southern California, during which time he was given numerous awards for his research and scholastic achievements. This included being elected to Alpha-Omega, the prestigious national medical honor society.
After a general surgery internship, Dr. Pratt served for three years as a Navy Medical Officer. He then completed an Opthalmology residency at the Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas. Dr. Pratt’s extensive training concluded with a two year fellowship in Oculoplastic & Facial Cosmetic Surgery at the University of Utah, where he was given the Heed Fellowship. This honor is given to only 25 physicians annually.