This month, we’re pleased to announce the newest partner at Virginia Eye Consultants, Elizabeth Yeu, M.D. With impeccable credentials and a proven track record of providing a high quality ophthalmology experience for patients, Doctor Yeu is the perfect addition to our team. Take a minute to learn a little more about Doctor Elizabeth Yeu now!
Education & Professional Experience
After graduating as valedictorian of her high school, Doctor Elizabeth Yeu moved on to the University of Florida where she entered an accelerated undergraduate studies and medical school program and earned her Doctorate of Medicine. From there, Dr. Yeu went on to serve as chief resident at the Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, IL – one of the nation’s top hospitals.
Following her ophthalmology residency, Doctor Yeu attended the Cullen Eye Institute, Baylor College of Medicine to complete her fellowship in Cornea, Anterior Segment and Refractive Surgery while serving as an assistant professor in the Department of Ophthalmology.
Eye Care & Surgery Specialties
Doctor Yeu has a broad scope of eye care and surgery specialties ranging from:
- Laser-assisted cataract surgery
- Anterior segment reconstruction
- Complex lens-based surgery
- Surgical management of astigmatism
- Innovations in dry eye disease treatment
- Treatment of keratoconus
Doctor Yeu also recently had the LipiFlow® procedure performed on her own eyes at Virginia Eye Consultants!
Accolades & Accomplishments
Doctor Yeu has authored several journal publications and book chapters, including monographs on surgical astigmatism management, dry eye disease and novel lens implant options for cataract surgery. Additionally, she is a reviewer for several journals.
In addition to her personal achievements, Doctor Yeu currently serves critical roles in following professional organizations:
- American Board of Ophthalmology
- American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO)
- Ophthalmic News and Education Refractive Surgery Subcommittee of the AAO
- American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery’s Young Eye Surgeons Committee
Get to know Doctor Yeu
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