Dr. Silkiss has been the Chief of Oculofacial Plastic Surgery at CPMC for well over a decade. She holds a joint faculty appointment at UCSF as well as CPMC and directs the resident and fellow plastics clinic at Highland Hospital in Oakland. Dr. Silkiss is double boarded in Ophthalmology and Pediatrics and fellowship trained in Oculofacial Plastic Surgery. Dr. Silkiss balances a busy Oculoplastics Bay Area wide private practice with clinical translational research.
She has received the Senior Achievement Award as well as the Service Award from the American Academy of Ophthalmology. Dr. Silkiss is currently the Ask the Expert Oculoplastics consultant for the AAO as well as the Oculoplastics editor of the AAO’s EyeWiki