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Dr. John Hwang, MD

Retina & Vitreous Surgeon, Ophthalmologist, Retina Specialist (Medical)

Professional statement

John Hwang, M.D. received his Doctor of Medicine degree from Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons in New York, NY. In addition to his primary MD degree, he also received a Master of Business Administration from Columbia Business School. Dr. Hwang then completed his medicine internship at Queen’s Medical Center in Honolulu, HI. He subsequently completed his residency at the Edward S. Harkness Eye Institute at Columbia University, followed by a combined medical and surgical vitreoretinal fellowship at Doheny Eye Institute at the University of Southern California. Dr. Hwang has authored numerous papers in the peer-reviewed ophthalmic literature with expertise in the treatment of age-related macular degeneration and surgical management of proliferative diabetic retinopathy, retinal detachment, and macular hole.

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmologist
  • Retina Specialist (Medical)
  • Retina & Vitreous Surgeon

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Education and training

  • Columbia University Medical Center (Residency)
  • Doheny Eye Institute, Fellowship in Vitreoretinal Surgery
  • Medical School - Columbia University
  • Queens Medical Center (Internship)

Professional memberships

  • Chinese American Ophthalmological Society

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Languages spoken

  • English

Provider's gender

Male

Office locations

Retina Associates of Orange County

2010 East First Street, Suite 140

Santa Ana, CA 92705

Retina Associates of Orange County

23521 Paseo De Valencia, Suite 207

Laguna Hills, CA 92653

Retina Associates of Orange County

360 San Miguel Drive, Suite 407

Newport Beach, CA 92660

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Right doctor at the right time.
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As a new nervous patient, I was a little hesitent, but everyone was great. Office staff ver organized, nursing help personable and efficient and the doc was great. Gave good complete information, answered my questions and reduced my anxiety. A very good experience. I recommend.
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I thought that Dr. Hwang was very good, professional, knowledgeable but also an excellent manner in explaining the issue and steps to be taken. My only complaint was the wait time. My appointment was at 1:40 PM and I was not called until almost 2:30 PM
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