Ophthalmic Plastic Reconstructive and Orbital Surgeon
31 years of experience
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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (120)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Rona Silkiss, Ophthalmic Plastic Reconstructive and Orbital Surgeon is Excellent. Dr. Silkiss has been reviewed by 889 patients who have provided 120 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.6
Promptness 4.2
Courteous Staff 4.1
Accurate Diagnosis 4.4
Bedside Manner 3.9
Spends Time with Me 3.6
Follows Up After Visit 4.1

Specialties & Research

Dr. Rona Silkiss, FACS, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology and Pediatrics.

  • She has special expertise in 8 areas:
  • Dermabrasion
  • Eyelid Cancer
  • Eyelid surgery (Blepharoplasty)
  • Graves Ophthalmopathy
  • Pink eye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Plastic Surgery (Cosmetic & Reconstructive Surgery)
  • Tear Duct Problems

Education & Awards

Dr. Silkiss graduated from Northwestern University, Chicago. She has 2 awards.

Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2010, 2012, 2014)


Dr. Silkiss has 16 hospital affiliations:

  • John Muir Medical Center, Walnut Creek Campus 
  • Alta Bates Summit Medical Center - Alta Bates Campus 


  • Spanish
  • English
  • Vietnamese
  • French

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Additional Information
Dr. Rona Zel Silkiss FACS and MD is a female Ophthalmologist, has 31 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology and Pediatrics.
Where does Dr. Rona Z. Silkiss practice?
Dr. Rona Silkiss has 5 office locations.
Dr. Rona Silkiss practices Ophthalmology and Pediatrics near Oakland, CA.
Additional practice locations include: Walnut Creek, CA and Fremont, CA.
See Oakland Ophthalmologists and Oakland Pediatricians.