Yen Cheng (Joey) Hsia


Ophthalmologist and glaucoma specialist

Dr. Yen Cheng (Joey) Hsia is an ophthalmologist who specializes in treating glaucoma in adults. He performs minimally invasive glaucoma surgeries and a range of cataract surgeries. His expertise encompasses complex cataract procedures such as those that are combined with glaucoma surgery.

Hsia's research interests include how to improve outcomes in glaucoma surgery and understanding glaucoma among patients with high levels of myopia, or nearsightedness.

Hsia earned his medical degree at Case Western Reserve University and then completed a residency in ophthalmology and a fellowship in glaucoma at UCSF. He belongs to the American Academy of Ophthalmology, American Glaucoma Society, Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology, and Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society. He is a member of the Society of Heed Fellows.

In his free time, Hsia enjoys traveling, cooking and scuba diving, as well as spending time with his family and dog.

  • Education

    Case Western Reserve University, 2013

  • Residencies

    UCSF, Ophthalmology, 2017

  • Fellowships

    UCSF, Glaucoma, 2018

  • Board Certifications

    Ophthalmology, American Board of Ophthalmology

  • Academic Title

    Assistant Professor

  • Languages


I am dedicated to providing evidence-based care that is personalized for my patients through a shared decision-making approach.

Clinics I work with

Glaucoma Clinic

Wayne and Gladys Valley Center for Vision

490 Illinois St.
San Francisco, CA 94158

Berkeley Outpatient Center

3100 San Pablo Ave.
Berkeley, CA 94702

Comprehensive Ophthalmology & Optometry Clinic

Wayne and Gladys Valley Center for Vision

See all three of our Bay Area locations.