Dr. Jimmy Y. Hu, M.D.
Meet Dr. Jimmy Y. Hu, M.D., an independent laser eye surgeon at The LASIK Vision Institute locations listed below. Schedule a free consultation today.
Jimmy Y. Hu
Dr. Jimmy Y. Hu is a refractive and corneal specialist; he performs refractive
surgery including LASIK and PRK, complex cataract surgery, and corneal
transplant surgery. Dr. Hu also performs ocular surface reconstruction surgery,
and attends patients with dry eyes, ocular surface disease, and complicated
cataract and corneal conditions. He is praised by his patients and colleagues for
his surgical skills, gentle bedside manner, and expertise in the treatment of
complex ophthalmic conditions. Athletes, law-enforcement officers, firemen,
military service personnel, and fellow surgeons have trusted Dr. Hu with their
eyes and praised his dedication to delivering superior results.
EDUCATION | TRAINING
Dr. Hu earned his bachelor’s degree from the University of Pennsylvania,
graduating magna cum laude in the honors program. He then received his
medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine with Special
Distinction in Ophthalmology for his research. His post-graduate training
consisted of a medical internship at Brown University and residency at the
Henkind Eye Institute at Montefiore Medical Center. Upon completion of
residency, Dr. Hu received subspecialty fellowship training in Cornea,
External Diseases and Refractive Surgery at the prestigious Wilmer Eye
Institute at Johns Hopkins Hospital.
ACCOMPLISHMENTS | HONORS
Dr. Hu has authored peer-reviewed scientific publications, presented
research at national and international academic conferences and has
received funding from the National Institute of Health. He has won awards
for both his research and teaching. He is a member of the American
Academy of Ophthalmology, Cornea Society, and American Society of
Cataract and Refractive Surgery.