Lori S. Snyder, M.D. is a board-certified ophthalmologist who grew up in Maryland and attended high school at the National Cathedral School in Washington, DC. Dr. Snyder attended college at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. After earning her medical degree from Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia, Dr. Snyder completed her internship in internal medicine at the Crozer-Chester Medical Center in Upland, Pennsylvania. Following a three year ophthalmology residency at the Krieger Eye Institute at the Sinai Hospital of Baltimore where she served as Chief Resident, Dr. Snyder completed a fellowship in cornea, external disease, and refractive surgery at the Johns Hopkins Wilmer Eye Institute in Baltimore, Maryland. Dr. Snyder received her Board Certification from the American Board of Ophthalmology in 2001.
While in medical school, Dr. Snyder was elected to serve as President, Governing Council Representative, and Delegate of the Medical Student Section of the American Medical Association. Throughout her ophthalmology residency, Dr. Snyder was an Executive Board Member of the Maryland Society of Eye Physicians and Surgeons. During her residency, Dr. Snyder volunteered for the Maryland Society for Sight and Healthcare and provided free medical care on the Homeless Vision Van. Dr. Snyder was selected to serve as the ophthalmology judge for the Ophthalmic Photographers’ Society Exhibit at the Annual Meeting of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ASCRS) and has enjoyed participating in this event since 2004. Dr. Snyder is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, and the American Medical Association.