Duke Welcomes Amber Hoang, MD to the Cornea Division

Monday, July 12, 2021

Amber Hoang, MD is a fellowship-trained, board-certified ophthalmologist with expertise in the treatment of corneal and anterior segment diseases.  She performs routine and complex cataract surgery including laser assisted cataract surgery and implantation of astigmatism and presbyopia correcting intraocular lens.

Dr. Hoang specializes in the treatment of corneal diseases including crosslinking, PKP, DSAEK, and DMEK. She performs anterior segment surgeries including pterygium excision, iris reconstruction, and secondary intraocular lens implantation. She offers laser eye surgery including custom bladeless Intralase LASIK, PRK, and PTK. She has a special interest in the management of ocular surface diseases like dry eye and blepharitis. She offers new treatments including Lipiflow, TearCare, Blephex and intense pulsed light therapy (IPL).

Dr. Hoang has authored many articles in the peer-reviewed literature and has also written multiple textbook chapters about corneal disease. She is an active member of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ASCRS), Women in Ophthalmology (WIO), and American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO).