Kristina Price, MD
Kristina Price, M.D., is a board-certified ophthalmologist who specializes in Cosmetic and Reconstructive Oculoplastics. Dr. Price earned her baccalaureate degree in Chemistry from the University of Virginia, graduating with distinction. A native of Atlanta, she subsequently attended Emory University School of Medicine where she earned her medical doctorate. While completing her studies at Emory, she was inducted into Alpha Omega Alpha, an honor medical society, and received the Joseph B. Whitehead Foundation Scholarship.
Dr. Price completed her internship at Presbyterian St. Luke’s Hospital in Denver, Colorado. She then returned to Atlanta to complete her residency in ophthalmology at Emory University. She continued her specialty training at Duke University as a Fellow in Oculofacial and Reconstructive Surgery, as well as in Laser and Aesthetic Surgery. Before her departure, Duke University honored her with the OMT Fellow Instructor of the Year.
Dr. Price is a member of the American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery, American Academy of Cosmetic Surgeons, American Academy of Ophthalmology, Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology, and American Medical Association. Dr. Price is the author of numerous peer-reviewed papers in top medical journals and speaks annually at various national meetings like the American Academy of Ophthalmology.
Dr. Price is also heavily involved with the Alzheimer’s Association, Georgia Chapter, as her mother-in-law passed away from the disease in 2011. She sat on the committee for the annual Dancing Stars of Atlanta fundraising event for the last 6 years and participated as a Dancing Star herself, raising over $70k in 2016. She has also sponsored numerous other dancers through the years and co-chaired the event in 2022. She is committed to continue fundraising for the Alzheimer’s Association every year until a cure is found.
In her spare time, Dr. Price enjoys Latin dancing, theatre arts, skiing, and spending time with her husband and three sons.
Dr. Price currently serves as Medical Director of OPAL Aesthetics, affiliated with EyeSouth Partners, located in Atlanta, Georgia.
Dr. Price has received the Castle Connolly Top Doctor Award in 2019, 2020, and 2021. She has also received Castle Connolly’s Exceptional Women in Medicine Award in 2020, 2021, and 2022. She was nominated for Best Self Magazine’s Over 40 & Fabulous! Top 40 in Atlanta 2021.
Dr. Price was featured in BestSelf Magazine: Who’s Who in 2022 OPAL Aesthetics and The Atlantan Magazine in 2022.