Dr. Silvia McKevitt is an ophthalmologist and oculoplastic surgeon specializing in cosmetic and reconstructive surgery of the eyebrows, eyelids, tear drain and eye socket. Dr. McKevitt strives to provide meticulous, exceptional, safe and customized oculoplastic procedures to each and every patient. Dr. McKevitt practices in the greater Seattle area.
Dr. McKevitt is certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology and is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the Washington Association of Eye Physicians and Surgeons. In addition to her practice at Eye Plastics NW, Dr. McKevitt is also a staff physician at Valley Medical Center/UW Medical Center.
Dr. McKevitt earned her MD from Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas, which ranks in the Top 15% of Medical Schools listed in the annual U.S. News & World Reports. Dr. McKevitt completed her internship at Christus St. Joseph Hospital in Houston, Texas and her residency in ophthalmology and fellowship in oculoplastic surgery at the Dean McGee Eye Institute in Oklahoma City.
Born and raised in Honolulu, Hawaii, Dr. McKevitt graduated from Rice University, ranked as a Top Tier University by U.S. News & World Reports. From 2006 until founding her own practice in May 2012, Dr. McKevitt was a practicing oculoplastic surgeon at Specialty Eye Care Centre in Bellevue and Seattle. When not seeing patients, Dr. McKevitt enjoys spending time with her husband and two children and exploring Seattle with her friends and family.