David HuangM.D., Ph.D.

  • Professor of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine
  • Professor of Biomedical Engineering, School of Medicine


  • Ophthalmology

Special focus on

  • Corneal and External Diseases
  • Laser Vision Correction/Lasik

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Dr. David Huang is the Associate Director and Director of Research of Casey Eye Institute, and the Peterson Professor of Ophthalmology and Professor of Biomedical Engineering at the Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU). Dr. Huang earned BS and MS degrees in electrical engineering from MIT, and M.D./Ph.D. degrees from the joint Harvard-MIT Health Sciences and Technology Program. He received ophthalmology residency training at the Doheny Eye Institute/University of Southern California and fellowship training in cornea, external disease and refractive surgery at Emory University School of Medicine.    

Dr. Huang's clinical research interests are:

Complex intraocular lens calculations for cataract surgery after previous LASIK, PRK, or RK; Phototherapeutic keratectomy (PTK) for corneal scars and dystrophies; Phototherapeutic keratectomy (PTK) for post-corneal transplant and post-radial keratotomy astigmatism; Corneal collagen crosslinking (CXL) for keratoconus and post-LASIK ectasia; Optical coherence tomography (OCT) in the diagnosis of eye diseases and planning of eye surgeries


  • B.S., 1985, Massachusetts Institute of Technolgoy
  • M.S., 1989, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • M.D., 1993, Harvard Medical School
  • Ph.D., 1993, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Residency:

    • University of Southern California, July 1994-June 1997, ophthalmology
  • Fellowship:

    • Emory University, July 1997-June 1998, cornea, external diseases, and refractive surgery
  • Certifications:

    • American Board of Ophthalmology, 1999


  • Chinese (Mandarin)
  • English

Memberships and associations

  • President, International Ocular Circulation Society 2019-2020
  • Fellow, American Academy of Inventors
  • Fellow, Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology
  • Fellow, American Ophthalmological Society
  • Senior Member, Optical Society of America

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