John D. Ng, M.D., F.A.C.S.

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Dr. Ng is an orbital trauma specialist and a member of the Division of Oculoplastic and Orbital Surgery. He specializes in ophthalmic plastic, orbital, lacrimal and reconstructive surgery for adult and pediatric patients. His research interests include orbital and facial trauma, facial nerve palsy rehabilitation, techniques for orbit reconstruction, orbital implants in socket expansion, ocular surface protection in burn patients, and resorbable implants for reconstruction and cosmetic brow surgery. In his spare time, Dr. Ng enjoys hiking, biking and snow shoeing.

  • Dr. Ng has been named the 2011 Ruedemann Lecturer by the Amercian Society of Ocularists and the American Academy of Ophthalmology.
  • Dr. Ng has been named one of Portland's Top Doctors for 2011.

  • Summary of Current Research

    Editorial and Ad Hoc Review Activities:

    Reviewer for the journal, Ophthalmology; Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Journal of Rhinology , Archives of Ophthalmology, Ocular Immunology and Inflammation


    Ocular Surgery News – Section Writer



    Selected Publications

    "Chronic epiphora secondary to ocular meibomianitis," International Eye Science (Vol: 14, Issue: 3, Page 386-389) - 2014

    "Elevated white blood cell count may predict risk of orbital implant exposure," Canadian Journal of Ophthalmology (Vol: 49, Issue: 1, Page 45-49) - 2014

    "Inflammatory myofibroblastic tumor of the orbit: A case report," Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery - 2014

    "Ptosis repair," Facial Plastic Surgery (Vol: 29, Issue: 1, Page 22-25) - 2013

    "Carbon dioxide laser-induced combustion of extravasated intraocular silicone oil in the eyelid mimicking xanthelasma," Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (Vol: 27, Issue: 6, Page e163-e165) - 2011


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    Memberships & Associations

    American College of Surgeons – Fellow American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery – Fellow American Academy of Ophthalmology – Active Fellow; Achievement Award 2002 American Medical Association – Member Oregon Medical Association – Member Oregon Academy of Ophthalmology – Member Metropolitan Portland Medical Association - Member Society of Military Ophthalmologists – Member American Society of Ocularists – Medical Board Member Health for Humanity – Member Health for Humanity – Portland Local Network – Founding Member

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