Dr. Emily C. Schorr

Dr. Emily C. Schorr earned her medical degree from Tufts University School of Medicine in Boston, MA. She completed her residency at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas, and her cornea fellowship at the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai, after which she joined the cornea faculty and became an assistant professor in the Department of Ophthalmology. She has worked on studies investigating the optimization of intraocular lens power calculation for cataract surgery, as well as the development of a nano wafer a drug delivery system for dry eye medications.

Dr. Schorr has published numerous articles relating to eye diseases and partnered with other experts on cutting-edge research in eye surgery. She was among the first surgeons in New York City to perform laser-assisted corneal transplantation and was instrumental in bringing collagen cross-linking to her institution’s laser center.

In her free time, Dr. Schorr enjoys cooking, traveling, opera, and gardening. She loves to bike in Red Rock and plays competitive tennis. She lives with her husband and two step children, Dax (9) and Mia (7) in Summerlin.

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