Dr. Karen Walcott, M.D.
Western New York native Dr. Karen Walcott graduated from the University of Pennsylvania with a B.A. in Biological Basis of Behavior with a concentration in Physiology of the Neural Systems and a minor in Chemistry. She earned her medical degree from State University of New York at Buffalo and completed her general medicine internship at Mount Auburn Hospital, a Harvard University teaching hospital in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Dr. Walcott completed a residency in Ophthalmology at Boston Medical Center in Boston, Massachusetts. Dr. Walcott was raised in a medical family; her father was also an ophthalmologist.
Dr. Walcott has performed research at SUNY Buffalo, Dent Neurological Institute, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, and Strong Memorial Hospital in various areas of ophthalmology, neurology, and medicine.
Dr. Walcott is a comprehensive ophthalmologist specializing in glaucoma, diabetes, dry eyes, and treatment for eye diseases.
Dr. Walcott is an avid swimmer and runner and has competed in both the New York City and Boston Marathons.