Dr. Victoria Leung, MD, FRCSC

Eye Surgeon

Dr. Victoria Leung, MD, FRCSC, is an ophthalmologist with subspecialty expertise in cataract, eyelid, lacrimal, and orbital surgery. She is a staff surgeon at William Osler Health System.

Educational Background:
doctor-1Following undergraduate studies at Brown University, Dr. Leung went on to complete her medical studies at the University of Toronto. Subsequently, she completed residency training in ophthalmology at the University of Toronto, followed by subspecialty training in oculoplastic and orbital surgery at the University of Montreal. During her time at the University of Toronto and the University of Montreal, she studied under internationally recognized experts in the fields of cataract, eyelid, lacrimal, and orbital surgery.

Accomplishments and Awards:
Dr. Leung is the recipient of numerous surgical, clinical, and research awards in the field of ophthalmology, including the following:

  • Dr. Sigmund Vaile Award for best surgical resident (Mount Sinai Hospital)
  • Dr. John Speakman Award for outstanding resident contribution (Sunnybrook Hospital)
  • Dr. W. Gordon C. Kelly Award for outstanding resident contribution (St. Michael’s Hospital)
  • Canadian Ophthalmological Society Award for Excellence in Ophthalmic Research
  • Canadian Ophthalmological Society Ron Jans Clinical Cornea Research Award

Dr. Leung has published several papers in peer-reviewed journals on the topics of cataract surgery, eyelid and orbital surgery.

She was invited as one of 50 residents from across North America to attend the Heed Ophthalmic Foundation Retreat to discuss professional advancement in ophthalmology.

Memberships:

Dr. Leung is a board-certified Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (FRCSC). She is also an active member of the Canadian Ophthalmological Society, Canadian Medical Association, Ontario Medical Association and the Toronto Ophthalmological Society.

Dr. Leung is fluent in English and French, and speaks conversational Cantonese. She is passionate about providing evidence-based, patient-centred care to optimize the eye health of each and every one of her patients.