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

  • Chief of the Division of Oculofacial Plastics, Orbital and Reconstructive Surgery
  • Professor of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine


  • Ophthalmology

Special focus on

  • Melanoma
  • Oculofacial Plastic Surgery
  • Ophthalmology

I see patients at


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Dr. Ng is an orbital trauma specialist and is chief of the Division of Oculofacial Plastics, Orbital and Reconstructive 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.

Dr. Ng is the oculofacial plastic specialist for the Facial Nerve Center which is a multi specialty clinic that provides comprehensive management of patients with facial nerve palsy and secondary synkinesis.

In his spare time, Dr. Ng enjoys hiking, biking and snow shoeing.

Check out Dr. Ng's video on Eyecare for Facial Paralysis on the Facial Paralysis Foundation's web site:


  • B.S., 1983, University of Rochester
  • M.S., 1984, Georgetown
  • M.D., 1988, George Washington University
  • Residency:

    • Letterman-Madigan Army Hospital, Tacoma, 1994
  • Fellowship:

    • Midwest Eye Institute, Indiana University
  • Certifications:

    • American Board of Ophthalmology


  • English

Memberships and associations

  • American College of Surgeons

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