A native of Toronto, Ontario, Dr. Anna Luisa Di Lorenzo graduated with honors from the University of Toronto in 1983, where she received a Bachelor of Science degree. She then attended the Royal College of surgeons in Dublin, Ireland, receiving a Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery in 1998.
Dr. Di Lorenzo completed an Internal Medicine Residency at Wayne State University in 1991, followed by an Ophthalmology Residency at the Kresge Eye Institute in 1994, serving as Chief Resident in her last year. She remains involved with both Kresge Eye Institute and Wayne State University in the role of Clinical Assistant Professor.
Following her residencies, she opened her private practice, Somerset Ophthalmology, to use her skills and compassion to treat adults and children with a “total body” approach to ophthalmology. Listening to her patients individual concerns and questions is of the utmost importance to Dr. Di Lorenzo, so she can provide each patient with a particularized and custom solution.
Over the years, Dr. Di Lorenzo’s patients have come to value her approachable demeanor, perfectionism and commitment to excellent results.
Dr. Di Lorenzo is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine and the American Board of Ophthalmology. She participates in numerous professional organizations, most notably the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the Michigan State Medical Society and the Michigan Society of Eye Physicians and Surgeons, where she served as president in 2010.
Fluent in English, French and Italian, Dr. Di Lorenzo also has a passion for many external interests including acting, music, and virtually all athletics. In her rare time outside of her practice, she enjoys entertaining family and friends in her adopted hometown of Birmingham, MI and traveling the globe.