Dr. Jerry Hu, MD

Dr. Jerry Hu, MD

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48 y/o
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Dr. Jerry Hu, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Hurst, TX and has been practicing for 20 years. He specializes in ophthalmology and cataract surgery.Read his story

Texas Eye and Laser Center

1872 Norwood Dr

Hurst, TX 76054
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Cataract Removal Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers
Senile Cataracts
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cataract
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Hu's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Hu "Throughout his career, Dr. Jerry Hu has been active in the forefront of ophthalmic surgeries, including blade-free wavefront-guided custom IntraLASIK, nano-incision cataract surgery, and no-stitch endothelial cornea transplants. He is one of the few surgeons in the world who routinely perform the cutting-edge, sub-2 millimeter, nano-incision cataract surgery. Dr. Hu is among the select surgeons in the Metroplex area who are fellowship-trained in modern laser refractive surgery, including blade-free intraLASIK, flapless LASEK, PRK, CK, as well as wavefront custom treatment. Dr. Jerry Hu also pioneers the most up-to-date surgical techniques in the sutureless endothelial cornea transplants and the no-recurrence, no-stitch pterygium surgery. In addition, with a strong interest in comprehensive ophthalmology, Dr. Hu has extensive experience in the treatment of glaucoma, diabetic retinopathy, dry eyes and other ocular diseases. In 2007, Dr. Jerry Hu co-founded Texas Eye Surgery Center, which offers the state-of-the-art ophthalmic surgeries in a clean, pleasant and efficient outpatient setting. The scope of services includes cataract, pterygium, glaucoma, diabetes, corneal transplantation, eyelid surgery, YAG and Argon laser surgeries as well as various other advanced ocular procedures. Dr. Jerry Hu joined Texas Eye & Laser Center after completing a fellowship in Cornea and Refractive Surgery with the world-renowned Jules Stein Eye Institute at University of California, Los Angeles. Dr. Jerry Hu graduated with honors from Davidson College, North Carolina and attended Duke University School of Medicine. Following his internship in California, he returned to Duke and completed his residency in ophthalmology. Dr. Hu is widely published in various fields of ophthalmic research. His selected memberships include: The American Medical Association, American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, The Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology, and Texas Medical Association. Dr. Hu also holds multiple memberships in other national and state professional organizations. Dr. Jerry Hu and his wife, also a physician, have been married for over twenty years and have two sons. The family enjoys traveling, photography, water sports and skiing. They are dedicated fans of the Cowboys, the Mavericks, the Rangers and the Stars. Dr. Hu also follows the Duke Blue Devils basketball team with zeal."

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Hu "Texas Eye and Laser Center is committed to offering the latest surgical and pre-op testing equipment available on the market. From LASIK eye surgery, to cataract surgery, to the treatment of corneal diseases, Texas Eye and Laser Center offers the most high-tech equipment available. Our doctors had the first LASIK center in Fort Worth and are always up-to-date on the newest and best treatments and technologies. We're offering our patients the latest advances in cataract lens technology including the Symfony Lens®, Symfony Toric®, ReSTOR®, Tecnis Multifocal® IOL and Crystalens® Implants. If you are looking for Fort Worth's leading experts in eye care, LASIK, and cataract surgery, then call us today! Our experienced surgeons are your source for laser eye surgery in Dallas and Fort Worth."

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2  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

52  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Hyphema
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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10  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Davidson College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Duke University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • University Of California School Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Duke University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Jules Stein Eye Institute at University of California, Los Angeles
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of California School Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hu has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • American Academy of Ophthalmology, Member
  • American Society for Prevention of Blindness, Member
  • American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, Member
  • Tarrant County Medical Association, Member
  • Tarrant County Ophthalmology Association, Member
  • Texas Medical Association, Member
  • The American Medical Association, Member
  • The Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology, Member

Dr. Hu's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hu to family and friends
234 total reviews (202 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (234)

  • 5
    (218)
  • 4
    (4)
  • 3
    (3)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (9)

Dr. Hu's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (202)

I would highly recommend Dr. Hu. I originally came to him for another issue but he identified another that was not addressed by a prior provider. He was patient and thorough during my visit.
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Dr. Hu was very informative and answered all questions. I am very happy with my surgery and am seeing 20/20
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Everything went very well no hidden surprises. Very happy with outcome
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Whole experience was just great. I chose the symphony lens and my vision has never been better
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Was prompt with an after hour emergency. Front desk ladies very friendly amd helpful.
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