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John D. Ng, M.D., M.S., FACS

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  • Head of Oculofacial Plastics, Orbital and Reconstructive Surgery Division, Co-director of Facial Nerve Center
  • Professor of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine


  • Ophthalmology

Special focus

  • Oculofacial Plastic Surgery
  • Ophthalmology

Locations and contact

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About me

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.

Languages spoken

  • English

Education and training

    • 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

Memberships and associations:

  • American College of Surgeons
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Ratings and reviews

Overall: 4.9 out of 5 (479 Ratings, 207 Reviews)

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