Thomas S. Hwang, M.D.

  • Professor of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine
  • Division Chief, Vitreoretinal Disease, Casey Eye Institute, School of Medicine


Dr. Hwang specializes in retinal disease and vitreoretinal surgery. He received his M.D. from the University of California, San Diego, and completed a residency in ophthalmology at Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University. He completed a fellowship in vitreoretinal surgery at Casey Eye Institute, OHSU. His clinical and research interests include macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, and ocular trauma.

Education and training

    • B.A., 1995, Harvard University
    • M.D., 1999, University of California, San Diego
  • Internship

    • UC San Diego
  • Residency

    • Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University
  • Fellowship

    • Vitreoretinal surgery, Casey Eye Institute, OHSU
  • Certifications

    • American Board of Ophthalmology
    • Clinical Informatics, American Board of Preventive Medicine

Memberships and associations:

  • American Academy of Ophthalmology


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