Undergraduate Degree

BS cum laude, Microbiology and Immunology
  • University of Saskatchewan , 2006 , Saskatoon, Saskatchewan , Canada

Graduate Degree

Masters, Orthoptics
  • Saskatoon Orthoptic Training Program , 2009 , Saskatoon, Saskatchewan , Canada

Graduate Degree

MMedSci, Vision and Strabismus
  • University of Sheffield , 2018 , Sheffield , United Kingdom


Sarah Whitecross, originally from Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada, is the Lead Orthoptist in the Ophthalmology Department. She joined Boston Children’s Hospital in 2009, after completing her training at the Saskatoon Orthoptic Training Program. Sarah has a clinical interest and also has performed research in areas including strabismus, craniosynostosis, and pediatric neuro-ophthalmology disorders.


  • American Orthoptic Council Board Certified