Kelsey A. Roelofs, MD
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Kelsey A. Roelofs, MD

  • Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
UCLA Stein Eye Center Santa Monica | 1807 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 203, Santa Monica, CA 90403


Dr. Kelsey A. Roelofs is an oculofacial plastic and reconstructive surgeon who specializes in the surgical and medical management of eyelid, lacrimal and orbital pathology.

She received her MD from the University of Alberta, where she subsequently went on to complete her residency in Ophthalmology. Thereafter, she embarked on an Ocular Oncology fellowship at Moorfields Eye Hospital, followed by a two-year American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery fellowship at UCLA.

Dr. Roelofs has published over 50 peer-reviewed papers, 19 textbook chapters and was the 2021 recipient of the Bartley R Frueh Research Award.  Dr Roelofs was selected as the 2022 Dr Allen and Charlotte Ginsburg Fellow in Precision Genomic for her investigation into the gene expression profile of periocular basal cell carcinomas.  Other recent awards include the 2022 Fellow Teaching Award for the Stein Eye Institute of Ophthalmology Residency Program and the 2022 UCLA Department of Ophthalmology Excellence in Research Award.

Dr. Roelofs sees patients at UCLA Stein Eye Institute in Westwood, Calabasas and Santa Monica.




Medical Board Certification

Ophthalmology, American Board of Ophthalmology, 2020


Orbital and Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery, University of California Los Angeles, 2022
Ocular Oncology, Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Trust, 2020


Ophthalmology, University of Alberta Hospital, 2019


MD, University of Alberta Hospital, 2014


San Fernando Valley

UCLA Stein Eye Center Calabasas

Comprehensive Ophthalmology| Optometry| Cataract and Refractive Disease +6 more specialties

Stein Eye Institute, Oculoplastics Division

Hospital Affiliations

Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center

UCLA Santa Monica Medical Center