Thomas S. HwangM.D.

  • Professor of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine

Expertise

  • Ophthalmology

Special focus on

  • Macular Degeneration
  • Retina and Vitreous Disease
  • Retina Surgery

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Biography

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

  • 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

Languages

  • English
  • Korean
  • Spanish

Memberships and associations

  • American Academy of Ophthalmology

Patient ratings

4.8 out of 5 (961 Ratings, 372 Comments)

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