Dr. Brian T. Chan-Kai, MD

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Dr. Brian T. Chan-Kai, MD

Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery | Male

EyeHealth Northwest 1955 NW Northrup St, Portland, OR 97209 Get Directions
(503) 227-2020

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Brian T. Chan-Kai MD is a fellowship trained Vitreoretinal Specialist. He graduated from the University of California in 1998 with...   Read More

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      Specialties

      • Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery
      • Retinal Diseases

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      • Ophthalmology

      Conditions Treated

      • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
      • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
      • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
      • Blepharitis
      • Brain Disorders
      • Chorioretinal Scars
      • Chorioretinitis
      • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
      • Diabetic Retinopathy
      • Drusen
      • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
      • Floaters
      • Focal Chorioretinitis and Focal Retinochoroiditis
      • Foreign Body in Eye
      • Headache
      • Iridocyclitis
      • Macular Edema
      • Macular Hole
      • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
      • Nearsightedness
      • Retained Intraocular Foreign Body, Non-Magnetic
      • Retina Diseases
      • Retinal Detachment
      • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
      • Retinal Hemorrhage
      • Retinal Ischemia
      • Retinal Neovascularization
      • Retinal Vein Occlusion
      • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
      • Retinoschisis
      • Sarcoidosis
      • Thyroid Disease
      • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

      Procedures Performed

      • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
      • Eye Surgery
      • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
      • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
      • Retina and Vitreous Surgery
      • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
      • Vitreoretinal Surgery

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      Education

      • Medical School
        Medical College of Wisconsin

        Graduated in 2003

      • Internship Hospital
        Baylor Coll Med Affil Hosp

        Completed in 2004

      • Residency Hospital
        Baylor College Of Med

        Completed in 2007

      • Fellowship Hospital
        Oregon Health And Science University/devers Eye Institute

        Completed in 2009

      • Undergraduate School
        University of California, Los Angeles

        Graduated in 1998

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery
      • Board certified in Ophthalmology
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      Dr. Chan-Kai says...

      Brian T. Chan-Kai MD is a fellowship trained Vitreoretinal Specialist. He graduated from the University of California in 1998 with a B.S. in Microbiology and Molecular Genetics. He subsequently attended medical school at the Medical College of Wisconsin where he was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha medical student honor society.

      After earning his medical degree, Dr. Chan-Kai completed both his Internship in 2004 and his Residency in Ophthalmology in 2007 at Baylor College of Medicine Affiliated Hospitals. After deciding to sub-specialize in Vitreoretinal Diseases and Surgery and Ocular Oncology, he was accepted as a fellow at OHSU's Casey Eye Institute for a 2 year Vitreoretinal fellowship program from 2007 – 2009.

      Dr. Chan-Kai has participated in many research programs as well as having several published papers in medical journals. He has also been invited to present his research at both national and local meetings and seminars. Dr. Chan-Kai is an active member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, The American Medical Association, The Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology, The American Society of Retinal Specialists and the Oregon Academy of Ophthalmology.

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      Dr. Chan-Kai's Care Philosophy

      Dr. Chan-Kai has strong experience in a wide range of vitreoretinal conditions and carries a particular interest in diabetic retinopathy, macular surgery and macular degeneration.