Andrew Lawton, MD

Andrew Lawton
Ochsner Medical Center 1514 Jefferson Hwy. New Orleans, LA 70121  1-866-OCHSNER

Specialties Offered

Dr. Lawton is a board-certified ophthalmologist specializing in Neuro-Ophthalmology. He has expertise in evaluating patients with visual problems originating outside the eye due to diagnoses including brain tumors, neurological disorders, and brain injuries.

Dr. Lawton earned his medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. He is certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology and the American Board of Pathology. He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology.

Clinical Interests

Benign Intracranial Hypertension, Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy, Tumors Affecting the Visual Processing System

Languages Spoken


Certifications Held

American Board of Ophthalmology

  • Medical School: Albert Einstein College of Medicine
  • Residency: Beth Israel Hospital, Emory University
  • Fellowship: University of Southern California, Manhattan Eye, Ear, and Throat Hospital