Ying Han, MD, PhD

Glaucoma specialist

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.

Board Certification

Ophthalmology, American Board of Ophthalmology

Academic Title

Associate Professor

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. Lee JH, Sanchez LR, Porco T, Han Y, de Alba Campomanes AG. Correlation of Corneal and Scleral Pneumatonometry in Pediatric Patients. Ophthalmology. 2018 Mar 12.
  2. Feinstein M, Moussa K, Han Y. Ab Interno Tube Occlusion for Postoperative Hypotony in a Patient With an Ahmed Glaucoma Drainage Device. J Glaucoma. 2018 Mar; 27(3):e61-e63.
  3. Lee JH, Shi Y, Amoozgar B, Aderman C, De Alba Campomanes A, Lin S, Han Y. Outcome of Micropulse Laser Transscleral Cyclophotocoagulation on Pediatric Versus Adult Glaucoma Patients. J Glaucoma. 2017 Oct; 26(10):936-939.
  4. Lowry EA, Hennein L, Han Y. Comparison of Surgical Outcome After Ahmed Valve Implantation for Patients With and Without Fluocinolone Intravitreal Implant (Retisert). J Glaucoma. 2017 Jul; 26(7):684.
  5. Amoozgar B, Wei X, Hui Lee J, Bloomer M, Zhao Z, Coh P, He F, Luan L, Xie C, Han Y. A novel flexible microfluidic meshwork to reduce fibrosis in glaucoma surgery. PLoS One. 2017; 12(3):e0172556.
  6. Amoozgar B, Moghimi S, Han Y, Lin SC. An update on therapeutic modalities for the prevention of angle closure glaucoma. Curr Opin Ophthalmol. 2017 Mar; 28(2):175-180.
  7. Amoozgar B, Phan EN, Lin SC, Han Y. Update on ciliary body laser procedures. Curr Opin Ophthalmol. 2017 Mar; 28(2):181-186.
  8. Hsia YC, Lee JH, Cui QN, Stewart JM, Naseri A, Porco T, Stamper RL, Han Y. Early Reoperation Rate, Complication, and Outcomes in Resident-performed Glaucoma Surgery. J Glaucoma. 2017 Feb; 26(2):87-92.
  9. DeParis SW, Bloomer M, Han Y, Vagefi MR, Shieh JTC, Solomon DA, Grenert J, de Alba Campomanes AG. Uveal Ganglioneuroma due to Germline PTEN Mutation (Cowden Syndrome) Presenting as Unilateral Infantile Glaucoma. Ocul Oncol Pathol. 2017 Jul; 3(2):122-128.
  10. Hennein L, Hou J, Stewart JM, Lowry EA, Jiang Z, Enanoria WT, Han Y. Comparison of Surgical Outcome After Ahmed Valve Implantation for Patients With and Without Fluocinolone Intravitreal Implant (Retisert). J Glaucoma. 2016 Sep; 25(9):e772-6.
  11. Cui QN, Hsia YC, Lin SC, Stamper RL, Rose-Nussbaumer J, Mehta N, Porco TC, Naseri A, Han Y. Effect of mitomycin c and 5-flurouracil adjuvant therapy on the outcomes of Ahmed glaucoma valve implantation. Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 2017 Mar; 45(2):128-134.
  12. Lowry EA, Hou J, Hennein L, Chang RT, Lin S, Keenan J, Wang SK, Ianchulev S, Pasquale LR, Han Y. Comparison of Peristat Online Perimetry with the Humphrey Perimetry in a Clinic-Based Setting. Transl Vis Sci Technol. 2016 Jul; 5(4):4.
  13. Koo EB, Hou J, Keenan JD, Stamper RL, Jeng BH, Han Y. Effects of Glaucoma Tube Surgery on Corneal Endothelial Cells: A Review. Eye Contact Lens. 2016 Jul; 42(4):221-4.
  14. Lowry EA, Greninger DA, Porco TC, Naseri A, Stamper RL, Han Y. A Comparison of Resident-performed Argon and Selective Laser Trabeculoplasty in Patients With Open-angle Glaucoma. J Glaucoma. 2016 Mar; 25(3):e157-61.
  15. Amoozgar B, Lin SC, Han Y, Kuo J. A role for antimetabolites in glaucoma tube surgery: current evidence and future directions. Curr Opin Ophthalmol. 2016 Mar; 27(2):164-9.
  16. Han Y, Rand KA, Hazelett DJ, Ingles SA, Kittles RA, Strom SS, Rybicki BA, Nemesure B, Isaacs WB, Stanford JL, Zheng W, Schumacher FR, Berndt SI, Wang Z, Xu J, Rohland N, Reich D, Tandon A, Pasaniuc B, Allen A, Quinque D, Mallick S, Notani D, Rosenfeld MG, Jayani RS, Kolb S, Gapstur SM, Stevens VL, Pettaway CA, Yeboah ED, Tettey Y, Biritwum RB, Adjei AA, Tay E, Truelove A, Niwa S, Chokkalingam AP, John EM, Murphy AB, Signorello LB, Carpten J, Leske MC, Wu SY, Hennis AJM, Neslund-Dudas C, Hsing AW, Chu L, Goodman PJ, Klein EA, Zheng SL, Witte JS, Casey G, Lubwama A, Pooler LC, Sheng X, Coetzee GA, Cook MB, Chanock SJ, Stram DO, Watya S, Blot WJ, Conti DV, Henderson BE, Haiman CA. Prostate Cancer Susceptibility in Men of African Ancestry at 8q24. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2016 Jul; 108(7).
  17. Kuo DS, Ou Y, Jeng BH, Bhisitkul R, Stewart JM, Duncan JL, Han Y. Correlation of Serial Scleral and Corneal Pneumatonometry. Ophthalmology. 2015 Sep; 122(9):1771-6.
  18. Koo EB, Hou J, Han Y, Keenan JD, Stamper RL, Jeng BH. Effect of glaucoma tube shunt parameters on cornea endothelial cells in patients with Ahmed valve implants. Cornea. 2015 Jan; 34(1):37-41.
  19. 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.
  20. Menda SA, Lowry EA, Porco TC, Stamper RL, Rubin MR, Han Y. Ex-PRESS outcomes using mitomycin-C, Ologen alone, Ologen with 5-fluorouracil. Int Ophthalmol. 2015 Jun; 35(3):357-63.

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