Dr. Lawrence Kass, MD

Dr. Lawrence Kass, MD

Oculoplastic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
Dr. Lawrence Kass, MD is an oculoplastic surgery specialist in St Petersburg, FL and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from Boston University School Of Medicine in 1981 and specializes in oculoplastic surgery, ophthalmology, and more.

6025 4th St N

St Petersburg, FL 33703

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Florida
  • EmblemHealth
  • 12 More

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Top Care Areas

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Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
very high
more than 97% of peers
Eyelid Surgery
very high
more than 92% of peers
Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
very high
more than 90% of peers

Dr. Kass's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kass "My 27 years of experience in the Tampa Bay Area have taught me the value of understanding a patients needs and desires, discussing their options and opportunities, while delivering realistic, satisfying results. I promise I will listen closely to your concerns, and will give you an honest opinion, based on the latest advances in medical and aesthetic techniques. Please give me the chance to help you achieve the results you want. I guarantee you will be treated respectfully by the members of my staff and by me. I am not in practice to try to sell you anything. I am in practice to help you live your life to the fullest."

3  Specialties

  • Oculoplastic Surgery
  • Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

47  Conditions Treated

  • Acne
  • Age Spots
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blind Hypertensive Eye
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Injuries
  • Eye Melanoma
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Lesions
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Facial Trauma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Skin Aging
  • Skin Cancer
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Sun-Damaged Skin
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Thyroid Eye Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wrinkles


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42  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Aesthetic Hand Rejuvenation
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Blepharorrhaphy
  • Botox® Injection
  • Canthoplasty and Canthopexy
  • Captique™ Injection
  • Collagen Injection
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Cosmetic Eyelid Surgery
  • Cosmetic Facial Implant Surgery
  • Cosmetic Facial Surgery
  • Cosmetic Laser Surgery
  • Cosmetic Surgical Procedure
  • Dacryoadenectomy
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Facelift
  • Facial Peel
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • Facial Rejuvenation
  • Facial Rejuvenation, Advanced, Laser
  • Hylaform Injection
  • Juvéderm® Injection
  • Laser Spider Vein Treatment
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Oculoplastic Surgery
  • Orbit Evisceration
  • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Restylane® Injections
  • Tear Duct Surgery


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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Boston University School Of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1981
  • Boston University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Winthrop University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • University So Fla
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Manhattan Eye Ear and Throat
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • University Of South Florida Medical Center
    Other Education | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kass has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kass' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kass to family and friends
91 total reviews (42 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (91)

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  • 2
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Dr. Kass' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (42)

I came to see Dr. Kass to have a Cancer removed from my lower eyelid. I expressed to Dr. Kass my concern for an excellent cosmetic outcome, as this was my face, and I was extremely worried about having a deformity or looking odd after my procedure. To be honest, I actually tried to cancel my...more
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As a young teenager I smoked, even into my late 20s. I am now paying for that, as I had terrible smoker lines around my mouth, and my face looked aged older than I was. After researching options, I came across the hetter peel and Dr. Kass. His before and after photos left me speechless. I was able...more
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I have always dreamed of having a nice voluptuous rump, and Dr. Kass made that dream come true! For years I’ve been doing squats and trying all the fad diets and exercises to try and make my backside appear how I like. The squats initially helped, but then like anything else, my body became used to...more
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Every time I visit Dr. Kass' office it is a pleasant experience. Being a longstanding patient, I have complete confidence in him and his ability to provide the treatment that I desire. The staff is very professional, yet friendly, which adds to the overall experience.
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Dr Kass is absolutely amazing!!! I even put my daughter in is hands, I trust him that much. He has the best bedside manner , very professional , extremely talented and very caring. His staff Ms. Mary and Katie so professional , very welcoming , knowledgeable and they have patience of Saints !!! I...more
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