Oakland Oculoplastic Surgeon
491 30th Street, Suite 103
Oakland, California 94609 US
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5 out of 5 stars Eyelid Surgery

Thrilled With Dr. Silkiss - Fremont, CA

I recently underwent upper eyelid surgery with Dr. Silkiss. I am totally thrilled with the results. Dr. Silkiss is intelligent, talented and thoughtful. Every aspect of the process was efficient and professional. I look 10 years younger. I would recommend Dr. Silkiss to anyone interested in using the best eyelid surgeon!

An Eyelid Surgeon You Can Count On! - Greenbrae, CA

After years of looking at photos of myself with a left drooping eyelid that made me look lethargic and unattractive, I found myself benefitting from cataract surgery that left my eyes with 20/20 vision, but the pupil of my left eye partially blocked and my eyelid still sagging. Fortunately, my cataract surgeon recommended the best ophthalmic plastic eyelid surgeon in the entire San Francisco...

Best Ocularplastic Surgeon in the Bay Area

Eyelid surgery. I had a retracted eyelid due to a thyroid.

1 out of 5 stars Asian Eyelid Surgery

My Eyes Are Uneven After the Surgery. One Looks Good the Other is Worse Than Before - Fremont, CA

Dr Silkiss did an upper eyelid surgery on me last year. After the surgery one of my eyes had the double fold the other was swollen and puffy and looked worse then before the surgery. I asked her and she said it tooks 6 months to "settle". When I want back to her in 6 months with the same issue she said I should have told her sooner. She said I would need a new surgery which she was going to...

46 Yr Old Upper Blepharoplasty - Greenbrae, CA

Surgery scheduled for October 27. So excited!! I've been wanting to do this for a long time. Dr. Silkiss was very personable and professional in my consultation and answered all my questions without hesitation. I am having the surgery under IV sedation at a surgery clinic in Marin County. Her main office is in Oakland but she travels to different locations throughout the month. I will post...

5 out of 5 stars Eyelid Surgery

Lower Eyelid Surgery ... Bye-Bye Bags! - Bay Area, CA

I'm 51 and SO ready to finally get rid of these bags under my eyes that have bothered me since childhood! Curious to hear feedback from any of you who may have feedback/experience with doctors in my area. I've had one consultation with a San Francisco "Top Doctor" here on RealSelf, I am scheduled with another on August 26th, and have one more with an oculoplastic surgeon on August 24th. I am...

Board Certifications

Board-certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology


American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (ASOPRS)
Fellow, American College of Surgeons (FACS)

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Hospital Privileges

Dr. Silkiss has hospital affiliations at California Pacific Medical Center, Alta Bates- Summit, John Muir, Washington, UCSF, and St. Mary's.


  • Undergraduate & Medical School

    Undergraduate: BS, Northwestern University, 1974
    Medical: MD, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 1980
  • Post-Medical School Training

    Children's Hospital of Los Angeles, 1983
    Ophthalmology, Jules Stein Eye Institute, UCLA, 1986
    Fellowship: Oculoplastic Reconstructive & Orbital Surgery, Jules Stein Eye Institute, UCLA, 1987

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