About Ming Chen M.D., MSc, F.A.C.S.

Physician Information

Ming Chen M.D., MSc, F.A.C.S.

  • Fellow American College of Surgeons
  • Past President, Hawaii Ophthalmological Society
  • Past Chairman, Department of Ophthalmology, Kuakini Hospital
  • International Panel for the Advancement of Cataract Surgery
  • Diplomat American Board of Ophthalmology
  • Visiting Professor, Zhong Shan People's Hospital, China
  • Master of Science in Evidence Based Practice (Ophthalmology), University of Teesside, UK

Specialty:  Ophthalmology

Area of Expertise:  Cataract and Refractive Surgery

Residencies:  Cook County Hospital, Chicago, IL

Non-Medical Activities:

  • Past president, United Chinese society of Hawaii
  • Past president, the Chinese Chamber of Hawaii
  • Past president, the Organization of Chinese American Hawaii chapter
  • Member, the Aloha medical mission

Publication and studies:

1) Video publication "LenSx, CTR and ECP in the management of a case with dislocated cataract with chronic angle closed glaucoma" eyetube.net Jan 2013

2) Video publication "My first case with SoftFit patient interface for the LenSx laser" eyetube.net March 2013

3) Publication "Combine technique used for zonular dehiscence with dislocated cataract "Ocular Surgery News" Surgical Maneuvers, page 5 March 2013

4) 2013 Chen M, "A Review of Femtosecond Laser Assisted Cataract Surgery for Hawai’i" Hawaii J Med Public Health. 2013; 72(5):152–155.
2013 Chen M," Use LenSx for a case of dense cataract, previous cornea transplant and high astigmatism" Ocular Surgery News – Surgical Maneuvers

5) 2013 Chen M, "Combine technique used for zonular dehiscence with dislocated cataract" Ocular Surgery News – Surgical Maneuvers, page 5 March 2013

6) 2014 Chen M, Kara LaMattina, Thomas Patrianakos, Surendar Dwarakanathan, "Complication rate of posterior capsule rupture with vitreous loss during phacoemulsification at a Hawaiian cataract surgical center: a clinical audit. Clinical ophthalmology, 2014:8 Pages 375 – 378

7) 2014 Chen M, Phelps P "A Case Report: Extranodal Marginal Zone Lymphoma of the lower Eyelid". International Journal of Ophthalmic Pathology, 2014 3:1

8) 2014 in press, Chen M, Hill J " Compare Diazepam oral versus Midazolam intravenous injection for sedation in cataract surgery under topical anesthesia" Journal cataract and refractive surgery

Publications and Studies Archive 2005-2012









Why Choose Us?

  • Over 30 Years Experience
  • Medicaid/All Major Insurances Accepted
  • World Renowned Expert In Cataract Care
  • Clinical Professor For University of Hawaii

Business Hours

Monday9:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Tuesday9:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Wednesday9:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Thursday9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Friday9:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Saturday9:00 AM to 12:00 PM