Ying Han


Glaucoma specialist
Glaucoma and cataract doctor, Korean TV and movie addict

Dr. Ying Han is an ophthalmologist who specializes in treating glaucoma, including medical, laser and surgical therapies. She has expertise in evaluating and treating cataracts as well.

In her research, Han evaluates new drug delivery and new surgical procedures for glaucoma. She's also interested in screening and treatment of glaucoma to prevent vision loss.

Han earned her medical degree at Nanjing Medical University and a doctoral degree in vision science at the University of California, Berkeley. She completed a residency in ophthalmology and a fellowship in glaucoma at UCSF.

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.

  • Education

    UC Berkeley, PhD, Vision Science, 2004

    Nanjing Medical University, 1996

  • Residencies

    UCSF, Ophthalmology, 2009

  • Fellowships

    UCSF, Glaucoma, 2010

  • Board Certifications

    Ophthalmology, American Board of Ophthalmology

  • Academic Title

    Associate Professor

  • Languages



I enjoy helping people from young to old. Maintaining and improving their vision is my mission. I focus my research on obstacles to patient care.

Glaucoma Clinic

Beckman Vision Center

8 Koret Way, Suite U519
San Francisco, CA 94143

My reviews


Overall Experience
209 Reviews
it was a fantastic experience....getting eye surgery is a scary business but Dr Han and all her staff were wonderful and gave great support. The result of the surgery is spectacular.....many thanks to Dr Han and her team.
Explained things in a way that was easy to understand
209 Reviews
Did the doctor pay attention to your concerns
209 Reviews
Gave easy to understand instructions about taking care of health problems or concerns
155 Reviews
Knew the important information about your medical history
205 Reviews
The provider showed respect for what you had to say
206 Reviews
The provider spent enough time with me
208 Reviews