Dr. Herlihy is a UW assistant professor of ophthalmology and a physician at Seattle Children's. A graduate of the University of Notre Dame and Loyola…
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Patient Care Philosophy
A fun and nonthreatening environment is essential in engaging children and their families to participate in their eye care. Children are not just little adults.
Running, skiing, baking, hiking and traveling.
Pediatric and adult strabismus; amblyopia; nasolacrimal disorders; pediatric cataracts; pediatric glaucoma; and systemic diseases that affect the eyes.
Dr. Herlihy’s research interests include investigating the pathogenesis of myopia and progressive axial length elongation in children, the systemic associations of divergence insufficiency in children and adults, and various treatments for amblyopia and infantile nasolacrimal duct obstruction.
Dr. Herlihy is a principal investigator in the Pediatric Eye Disease Investigator Group, which is supported by the National Institutes of Health.
- Loyola University, Stritch SOMMedical education2003
- Presbyterian/St. Luke Medical CenterInternship
- Univ. of Michigan, Dept. of OphthalmologyFellowship
- UW - Dept. of OphthalmologyResidency
- American Board of OphthalmologyOphthalmology2009