Board Certified Ophthalmologist
Fellowship Trained in Cornea, Anterior Segment and Refractive/LASIK Surgery
Upon graduating as valedictorian of her high school, Doctor Elizabeth Yeu received her Doctorate of Medicine through an accelerated undergraduate studies and medical school program from the University of Florida College of Medicine in 2003. She completed an ophthalmology residency at the Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, IL, where she served as the chief resident. Following residency training, Doctor Yeu completed her fellowship in Cornea, Anterior Segment and Refractive Surgery at the Cullen Eye Institute, Baylor College of Medicine, where she served as an assistant professor in the Department of Ophthalmology prior to joining Virginia Eye Consultants as a Corneal, Cataract and Refractive Surgeon. She dedicates her time to ophthalmology residency education as an assistant professor at the Eastern Virginia Medical School
Her areas of interest reflect both the cornea and cataract surgery specialties, including advanced options in the treatment of keratoconus, innovations in dry eye disease diagnosis and treatments, surgical management of astigmatism, laser-assisted cataract surgery and complex
She currently serves as the chair of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery’s Young Eye Surgeons Committee, and is part of the course selection process for the Refractive Surgery Annual Meeting subcommittee of the AAO. Doctor Yeu is an appointed member of several national committees. She currently serves as chair of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery’s Young Physicians and Residents Committee, and is part of the course selection process for the Refractive Surgery Annual Meeting subcommittee of the AAO.
Academically, 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.
Doctor Yeu is married with two young children. She spends her spare time enjoying the quiet in the house when the kids are in bed, and loves to catch a musical or live theatre when such opportunities arise.