Lorna Grant, MD

Lorna Grant, MDDr. Grant is a board-certified medical and surgical ophthalmologist specializing in laser and cataract and lens implant surgery, with fellowship training in the diagnosis and treatment of retina and vitreous disease including macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, retinal vascular disorders and hereditary retinal diseases.


Fellowship – University of Iowa, Carver College of Medicine, Medical Retina
Chief Resident – University of Arizona College of Medicine, South Campus, Ophthalmology
Residency – University of Arizona College of Medicine, South Campus, Ophthalmology
Internship – Tucson Hospitals Medical Education Program, Transitional Year
Medical School – University of Vermont, Doctor of Medicine with Honors
Undergraduate – University of Vermont College of Arts and Sciences, Bachelor of Science in Biology


Griffiss Surgery Center
Rome Memorial Hospital 
Mohawk Valley Health System



American Academy of Ophthalmology- Board-Certified Member
Utica Medical Club - President 2018-2019
Griffiss Surgery Center Board Member
American Society of Retina Specialists 
American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
New York State Ophthalmologic Society
New York State Medical Society
American Medical Association


Dr. Grant has published multiple eye research studies in major peer-reviewed ophthalmology journals and has presented at major meetings such as the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery. 

Dr. Grant grew up in upstate New York and currently resides in Deansboro, NY. She has 3 young children and enjoys training for triathlons, hiking, baking and spending time with her family.