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Ying Han, Ph.D., M.D.

Ophthalmologist

Dr. Ying Han is an ophthalmologist who specializes in glaucoma, including medical, laser and surgical therapies; and cataract evaluation and treatment. In her research, she evaluates new drug delivery of medications and new surgical procedures for glaucoma. She's also interested in screening and treatment of glaucoma to prevent vision loss.

Han earned a medical degree at Nanjing Medical University and a Ph.D. in vision science at the University of California, Berkeley. She completed a residency in ophthalmology and a fellowship in glaucoma at University of California, San Francisco. Han is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology, American Glaucoma Society, Women in Ophthalmology and Prevent Blindness Northern California.

Clinics

Glaucoma Clinic
8 Koret Way, Suite U519
San Francisco, CA 94143-0644
Phone: (415) 514–6920
Fax: (415) 514–6925

Hours: Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

More about Ying Han

Additional Languages

Cantonese
Mandarin

Education

Nanjing University School of Medicine 1996

Residencies

UCSF Medical Center, Ophthalmology 2009

Fellowships

UCSF Medical Center, Glaucoma 2010

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Doss EL, Doss L, Han Y, Huang S, Porco T, Pekmezci M, Lin S. Risk factors for glaucoma suspicion in healthy young asian and caucasian americans. J Ophthalmol. 2014; 2014:726760.
  2. Greninger DA, Lowry EA, Porco TC, Naseri A, Stamper RL, Han Y. Resident-performed selective laser trabeculoplasty in patients with open-angle glaucoma. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2014 Apr 1; 132(4):403-8.
  3. Martel JN, Han Y, Lin SC. Severe intraocular pressure fluctuation after intravitreal anti-vascular endothelial growth factor injection. Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging. 2011; 42 Online:e100-2.
  4. Ku TK, Naseri A, Han Y, Porco TC, Rutar T. Effect of timing and duration of tamsulosin exposure on complications in resident-performed phacoemulsification. Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging. 2011 Sep-Oct; 42(5):416-22.
  5. Seider MI, Pekmezci M, Han Y, Sandhu S, Kwok SY, Lee RY, Lin SC. High prevalence of narrow angles among Chinese-American glaucoma and glaucoma suspect patients. J Glaucoma. 2009 Oct-Nov; 18(8):578-81.
  6. Han Y, Lam HH, Stewart JM. Endophthalmitis due to inadvertent globe penetration during retrobulbar injection of saline solution for laser in situ keratomileusis. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2009 Jun; 35(6):1132-3.
  7. Han Y, McCulley TJ, Horton JC. No correlation between intraocular pressure and intracranial pressure. Ann Neurol. 2008 Aug; 64(2):221-4.
  8. Punjabi OS, Stamper RL, Bostrom AG, Han Y, Lin SC. Topographic comparison of the visual function on multifocal visual evoked potentials with optic nerve structure on heidelberg retinal tomography. Ophthalmology. 2008 Mar; 115(3):440-6.

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