Dr. Janet Chieh, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Female  |  
Age 40
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Dr. Janet Chieh, MD
Dr. Janet Chieh, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Seattle, WA. She is 40 years old and has been practicing for 14 years. Dr. Chieh is affiliated with Virginia Mason Medical Center.

Buck Pavilion 4th floor

1100 9th Ave

Seattle, WA 98101

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Dr. Janet Chieh, MD

Dr. Janet Chieh, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EBS-RMSCO
  • First Choice Health
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • Medico
  • Molina Healthcare
  • Providence Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Wells Fargo Insurance

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Care Philosophy

Retinal diseases are often vision threatening, which creates a lot of fear and anxiety for my patients about what lies ahead. I am committed to partnering with my patients to ensure they have all of their questions answered about their diagnosis and treatment options. Retinal diseases are complex and challenging by nature. Luckily, the field of vitreoretinal surgery has advanced dramatically with new and exciting diagnostic tools and therapies, both medically and surgically.
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Dr. Chieh's Experience

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Dr. Chieh's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Ophthalmology
  • Board certified in Ophthalmology
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Color Blindness
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Cataracts
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Disseminated Chorioretinitis and Disseminated Retinochoroiditis
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Duane Retraction Syndrome
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Entropion
  • Esophoria
  • Esotropia
  • Exophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Foveal and-or Macular Hypoplasia
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Heterophoria
  • Hypertropia
  • Hyphema
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Macular Pucker
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pars Planitis
  • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Artery Occlusion
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemangioma
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Telangiectasia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Retinoschisis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Focal Laser Photocoagulation
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Panretinal Photocoagulation
  • Pneumatic Retinopexy
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Freezing (Cryopexy)
  • Vitrectomy
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Washington.

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

  • Mit
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1999
  • University Of Medicine and Dentistry Of New Jersey / Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • Albert Einstein Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Duke University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2007
  • Tufts New England Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Chieh has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese, Mandarin

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chieh's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chieh to family and friends
4.8
based on 6 total reviews (3 with comments)
Dr. Chieh'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
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Comments (3)
in Des Moines, WA |
I like this doctor, such a professional that cares! Oh, and I typically don't have a good opinion about doctors because most doctors don't listen to their patients. I've been under doctor care for all of my 57 years and it should be the norm to trust and appreciate your doctor.
in Seattle, WA |
In fact, I just recommended her to a friend. She is bright, gifted, a wonderful bedside manner. Is happy to answer any and all questions. I can't recommend her highly enough. She handled a vitrectomy for me a couple of years ago and I still see her for checkups.
in Seattle, WA |
I had visited other ophthalmologists in the past and got varying diagnoses for a problem in my left eye, but no solutions. An arrogant male ophthalmologist at the Polyclinic dismissed my concerns in 3 different appointments, saying my eyes were fine, even though my vision remained blurry. When I found Dr. Chieh, she examined my eyes and noted the macula in the back of my eye was rippled and pulling loose. It needed surgery. The surgery completely restored my vision.
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Dr. Chieh accepts 12 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EBS-RMSCO
  • First Choice Health
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • Medico
  • Molina Healthcare
    Molina
  • Providence Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • Wells Fargo Insurance

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Chieh has admitting privileges

Virginia Mason Medical Center
925 Seneca Street
Seattle, WA 98101
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