Allison Hinko, M.D. – Napa Ophthalmologist

Meet Dr. Hinko

Dr. Allison Hinko joined the Eye Specialists of Napa Valley in 2015.

Dr. Hinko received her undergraduate degree in English Literature from Northwestern University and her medical degree from the University of Toledo College of Medicine. In medical school, she was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society, a professional medical organization for excellence in scholarship and the highest ideals in the profession of medicine.

During her studies, her essay, "The AMA and Health Care Reform," was chosen for a Helen H. Glaser student essay award and published. She also received the Professor Daniel A. Koechel Scholarship for dedication to the field of medicine and superior academic performance.

After earning her medical degree, Dr. Hinko completed her ophthalmology residency at The Ohio State University where she participated in numerous research studies, presenting her research at the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO) national meeting in 2014 and 2015.

Skills and Expertise

Dr. Hinko treats a broad spectrum of ocular diseases, including cataracts, glaucoma, macular degeneration, and diabetic retinopathy.