CREDENTIALS
SPECIALTY
Cosmetic and Reconstructive Oculofacial Plastic Surgery

SPECIALTY BOARD CERTIFICATION
American Society of Ophthalmic and Plastic Reconstructive Surgeons (ASOPRS)

BOARD CERTIFICATION
American Board of Ophthalmology

PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES
American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO)
American Society of Ophthalmic and Plastic Reconstructive Surgeons (ASOPS)
American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery (ASLMS)
Monroe County Medical Society (MCMS)
Ophthalmic Women Leaders (OWL)

PROFESSIONAL POSITIONS AND EMPLOYMENT:
Envision Eye & Aesthetics,Rochester, NY
Founder and Medical Director, Cosmetic and Reconstructive Oculofacial Plastic Surgery
February 2015 – Present

Sciton Illuminary - Physician Consultant,San Mateo, CA
2014 – Present

Doximity Physician Panelist,San Mateo, CA
2013 – Present

Reed Eye Associates,Pittsford, NY 14450
Chief, Cosmetic and Reconstructive Oculofacial Plastic Surgery,
September 2013 – January 2015

University of California at San Diego,Shiley Eye Center, La Jolla, CA
Fellowship, Department of Orbital and Oculofacial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, July 2013

University of California at San Diego,Shiley Eye Center, La Jolla, CA
Residency, Department of Ophthalmology, 2011

Aultman Hospital,Canton, OH 44710
Internship, Transitional Year, 2008
EDUCATION:
New York Medical College,Valhalla, NY
Doctor of Medicine, 2007

State University of New York at Geneseo,Geneseo, NY
Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry, 2003

Webster High School,Webster, NY
Regents Diploma, 1999
LICENSURE AND CERTIFICATION:
New York Medical License 2713211
California Medical License A107663
Fellow, American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, October 2014
Diplomat, American Board of Ophthalmology, 2012
National Board of Medical Examiners
USMLE Step I, 2005
USMLE Step II, 2006
USMLE Step III, 2008
GRANT SUPPORT:
Sciton, 2014
Intense Pulsed Light in the Treatment of Recalcitrant Dry Eye
PUBLICATIONS:
Scawn, RL, Lim LH, Priel A, Whipple KM, Dolmetsch A, Korn BS, Kikkawa DO. “Outcomes in orbital fracture repair performed beyond 29 days after injury.” Ophthal Plast and Reconst Surg. Accepted June 2014.

Tran KD, Scawn RL, Whipple KM, Korn BS, Kikkawa DO. “Mastication induced retrobulbar hemorrhage. Orbit. 2013 Dec;32(6):387-8.

Hodgson NM, Whipple KM, Brumund K, Kikkawa DO, Korn BS. “Bilateral squamous cell carcinoma of the lacrimal sac.” Ophthal Plast and Reconst Surg. 2013 Nov-Dec;29(6):e149-51.

Nuyen, B, Whipple KM, Korn BS, Kikkawa DO. “Conjunctivo-orbital fistula from extensive facial trauma.” Ophthal Plast and Reconst Surg. 2013 May-Jun;29(3):e85.

Hayano SM, Whipple KM, Korn BS, Kikkawa DO. “Principles of Periocular Reconstruction following Excision of Cutaneous Malignancy.” J Skin Cancer. 2012;2012:438502. 2012 Dec 17.

Priel A, Oh SR, Whipple KM, Korn BS, Kikkawa DO. “Use of antimetabolites in the reconstruction of severe anophthalmic socket contraction.” Ophthal Plast and Reconst Surg. 2012 Nov;28(6):409-412.

Whipple KM, Levi L, Lee MS. “The delayed cost of treatment.” Surv Ophthalmol. 2014 Jul-Aug;58(4):370-6.

Whipple KM. “Patients appreciate multifocal intraocular lenses.” New Ophthalmologist. 2011.

Choi HS, Whipple KM, Oh SR, Priel A, Looi A, Korn BS, Kikkawa DO. “Modifying the upper eyelid crease in asian patients with hyaluronic acid fillers.” Plast and Reconstr Surg. 2011 Feb;127(2):844-9.

Whipple KM, Lombard PN, Oh SR, Korn BS, Kikkawa, DO. “Three carcinomas from one eyelid.” Ophthal Plast and Reconstr Surg. 2011 May-Jun;27(3):e54-5.
TEXTBOOK CHAPTERS:
Whipple KM, Korn BS, Kikkawa DO. “Recognizing and managing complications in blepharoplasty.” Facial Plast Surg North Am. 2013 Nov;21(4):625-37.

Whipple KM, Lim LH, Korn BS, Kikkawa DO. “Blepharoplasty Complications: Prevention and Management.” Clin Plast Surg. 2013 Jan;40(1):213-24.

Whipple KM, Oh SR, Priel A, Kikkawa, DO, Korn, BS. “Midfacial Anatomy.” Midfacial Rejuvenation, Editors Hartstein ME, Wulc AE, Holck DEE. 2011.1-14.

Whipple, KM, Kikkawa, D.O., Korn, B.S. “Management of Pediatric Eyelid Laceration.” American Academy of Pediatricians Primary Care Series. September 2012.
PUBLISHED ABSTRACTS AND PRESENTATIONS:
Whipple KM, Khachatryan N, Saonanon P, Scan RS, Lim LH, Levi L, Granet DB, Korn BS, Kikkawa DO. “Patterns of Strabismus following Orbital Decompression for Thyroid Eye Disease.” American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Chicago, IL. October 2014.

Whipple KM, Scawn RS, Saonanon P, Korn BS, Kikkawa DO. “Age: A Risk Factor in the Development of Diplopia Following Orbital Decompression for Thyroid Eye Disease.” International Thyroid Eye Disease Society. June 2013.

Whipple KM, Scawn RS, Saonanon P, Korn BS, Kikkawa DO. “Is a Risk Factor for the Development of Diplopia Following Orbital Decompression for Graves Orbitopathy?” University of California San Deigo, Shiley Eye Center Research Day. La Jolla, CA. May 2013.

Whipple KM, Cohen SR, Teriyaki T, Korn BS, Kikkawa DO. “The Marionette Brow Lift. A Customized Approach to Eyebrow Rejuvenation Using a Modified Double Ended Shuttle.” American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Recontstructive Surgery. Chicago, IL, 2012.

Nuyen, B, Whipple KM, Korn BS, Kikkawa DO. “Digital Analysis of Eyelid Contour Abnormalities.” American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Recontstructive Surgery. Chicago, IL, 2012.

Hodgson NM, Whipple KM, Brumund KT, Kikkawa DO, Korn BS. “Lessons Learned in Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Lacrimal Sac.” American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Recontstructive Surgery. Chicago, IL, 2012.

Whipple KM, Lim LH, Korn BS, Kikkawa DO. “Glomus Tumor: A Rare tumor of the Thermoregulatory Apparatus.” American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Recontstructive Surgery. Chicago, IL, 2012.

Whipple KM, Korn BS, Kikkawa DO. “Orbital Mass associated with a Full Thickness Eyelid Fistula” American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Spring Meeting. Tuscon, AZ. 2012.

Whipple KM, Lim LH, Oh SR, Korn BS, Kikkawa DO. “Lateral Gaze Strabismus Following Orbital Decompression.” American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Orlando, FL, 2011.

Whipple KM, LH Lim, Oh SR, Granet DB, Korn BS, Kikkawa DO. “Ocular Surfacr Reconsturction of Large Conjuntival Defects.” American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Orlando, FL, 2011.

Oh SR, Whipple KM, Lim LH, Korn BS, Kikkawa DO. “Primary Lower Eyelid Retractor Repair in Thyroid Related Orbitopathy.” American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Orlando, FL, 2011.

Lim LH, Whipple KM, Oh SR, Korn BS, Kikkawa DO. “Orbital Blow-Out Fracture Repair after 29 Days: Is it worth it?” American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Orlando, FL, 2011.

Lim LH, Whipple KM, Oh SR, Korn BS, Kikkawa DO. “Enduragen in the Repair of Lower Eyelid Retraction.” American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Orlando, FL, 2011.

Lim LH, Whipple KM, Oh SR, Lucarelli MJ, Korn BS, Kikkawa DO. “Spontaneous Superior Ophthalmic Vein Thrombosis: A rare entity with Potentially Devastating Consequences.” American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Orlando, FL, 2011.

Whipple KM, Oh SR, Lim LH, Korn BS, Kikkawa DO. “The Silent Sinus Syndrome.” University of California at San Diego – Shiley Eye Center Eighth Annual Residents, Fellows, and Alumni Meeting. 2011.

Whipple KM, Oh SR, Priel A, Korn BS. “Non-Surgical Treatment of Asian Eyelid Crease Asymmetry.” American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Chicago, IL, 2010.

Oh SR, Priel A, Whipple KM, Korn BS. “Reduction of Orbital Inflammation Following Decompression for Thyroid-Related Orbitopathy.” American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Chicago, IL, 2010.

Priel A, Oh SR, Whipple KM, Korn BS. “Endoscopic Dacryocystorhinostomy: Modified Technique with Bone and Mucosal Removal.” American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Chicago, IL, 2010.

Oh SR, Priel A, Whipple KM, Korn BS. “Single Drill Hole Canthoplasty and SOOF Suspension for Canthal Dystopia and Lower Eyelid Retraction.” American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Chicago, IL, 2010.

Whipple, KM et al. “Genetic Screening for GNAQ Mutation in Choroidal Melanoma Patients.” Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology. Fort Lauderdale, FL, 2010.

Whipple, KM et al. “Genetic Screening for GNAQ Mutation in Choroidal Melanoma Patients.” University of California – Shiley Eye Center, Seventh Annual Residents, Fellows, and Alumni Meeting. 2010.

Whipple KM, Korn, B.S., Kikkawa, D.O. “Upper Eyelid Crease Approach for Optic Nerve Sheath Fenestration.” University of California – Shiley Eye Center, Sixth Annual Residents, Fellows, and Alumni Meeting. 2009.

Rajpara, RS, Whipple KM, Smith, A.G., Gregori, G., Knighton, R.W., Lee, R.K., Anderson, D.R. “In vivo Histology of Shields Gray Crescents by Spectral Domain-Optical Coherence Tomography (SD-OCT).” Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology. Fort Lauderdale, FL, 2008.

Rajpara, R.S., Whipple KM, Smith, A.G., Gregori, G., Knighton, R.W., Lee, R.K., Anderson, D.R. “In vivo Histology of Shields Gray Crescents by Spectral Domain-Optical Coherence Tomography (SD-OCT).” Aultman Hospital Research Meeting. 2008.

Whipple KM, Yokoyama, K. “Conformational Changes of Amyloid-β Protein from a secondary to tertiary structure.” University of Rochester - Undergraduate Spring Research Conference, 2003.
 
AWARDS AND LEADERSHIP:
Finalist in ASOPRS Marvin Quickert Thesis Award, 2014
Doximity Physician Panelist, San Mateo, CA 01/2013 - present
Fellow Teacher of the Year, UC San Diego 06/2012
Chief Resident of Ophthalmology, UC San Diego 7/2010-06/2011
American Society of Cornea and Refractive Surgery Resident Excellence Award, 4/2011
Resident Physician Council, 7/2010 – 06/2011
San Diego County Medical Society – Board of Directors Resident Representative, 08/2009 – 07/2011
California Academy of Eye Physicians & Surgeons – Board of Councilors Member in Training, 06/2009 – 07/2011
California Medical Association- Resident and Fellow Section, Councilor, 07/2008 – 07/2011
Transitional Year Representative, 07/2007- 06/2008
Transitional Year Resident Selection Committee, 09/2007 – 02/2008
New York Medical College Tour Coordinator, 8/2004 –5/2005
Captain of SUNY Geneseo Women’s Varsity Softball Team, 5/2002 – 5/2003
TEACHING EXPERIENCE AND VOLUNTEER ACTIVITIES:
Elsevier Ophthalmology textbook reviewer (10/2009 – 10/2011)
San Diego Ophthalmic Technician Society - Ophthalmic Technician Instructor – (09/2009- present)
Academy Student Program Host at Aultman Hospital (0/9/2007 – 06/2008)
Founder of Jar Wars fundraising Competition at New York Medical College (02/2004, 02/2005)
Big Sibs NYMC Mentor Program (08/2004 – 12/2004)
NYC Marathon Medical Volunteer (10/2003)
Teaching Aid for General Biochemistry (01/2003 – 05/2003)
Teaching Assistant for General Chemistry Laboratory (08/2001 – 05/2003)
Mentor Program at SUNY Geneseo (08/2000 – 05/2003)
Volunteer for Strong Memorial Hospital, Rochester, NY (06/2002 – 08/2002)
Natural Results created to amplify your best attributesCall Today!
Copyright © Envision Eye & Aesthetics 2017 - All rights reserved
Web Design & SEO by Scriptable Solutions.