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Andrew Sorenson, MD

Dr. Sorenson.

Assistant Clinical Professor

School of Optometry



Medical Director, Refractive Surgery Center


Andrew L. Sorenson, M.D. is a fellowship-trained specialist in refractive surgery, corneal transplantation and cataract surgery. After graduating from Stanford University, he obtained his medical degree from the University of California, San Diego and completed ophthalmology residency training at California Pacific Medical Center in San Francisco. To complement his training, Dr. Sorenson completed a year-long Cornea and Refractive Surgery fellowship at Duke University Eye Center and was awarded the Duke Eye Center Hornaday Fellow Award for excellence in patient care and resident education. Dr. Sorenson returned to Berkeley where he joined his father and brother in their comprehensive ophthalmology practice which has been serving patients in the East Bay Area since 1952.

Dr. Sorenson’s refractive surgery offerings include LASIK, PRK, PTK, Intralase, Verisyse implantation, Wavefront-guided treatments and other vision correction procedures.

Dr. Sorenson is an Assistant Clinical Professor at UC Berkeley School of Optometry, serves as the Medical & Surgical Director of the Refractive Surgery Center, is the Chief of Ophthalmology at Alta Bates Medical Center in Berkeley, and is involved with international eye care in Guatemala.