Dr. Nicole Lowrey is a Texas native with an impressive background in medicine and a passion for ophthalmology. She graduated with honors in biochemistry from the University of Texas at Austin, and her journey continued with a combined M.D. and Ph.D. training at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center. Her research, supported by the NIH, has advanced our understanding of the human innate immune system – a testament to her dedication to medical science.
In her free time, she loves exploring St. Louis’s beautiful parks, attending shows at the Muny and the Fox Theatre, and supporting local arts. She’s also a talented baker and enjoys vintage shopping, all while making cherished memories with her husband Ricky and daughter Layla.
During her medical internship and ophthalmology residency at Washington University, Dr. Lowrey earned recognition and accolades for her exceptional work, including the Mat Guirgis Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus Award and the Rosenbaum Resident Research Award.
Dr. Lowrey is not just a talented physician; she’s also a member of the American Medical Association and the American Academy of Ophthalmology, committed to providing top-notch care to our community.
- Undergraduate – University of Texas at Austin – Biochemistry
- Combined M.D. and Ph.D. – University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
- Internship – Washington University
- Residency – Washington University