Dr. Jennifer Wu, MD

Dr. Jennifer Wu, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Female  |  
Age 34
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Jennifer Wu, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Irvine, CA. She is 34 years old and has been practicing for 8 years. Read her story

2500 Alton Pkwy Ste 102

Irvine, CA 92606

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net of California
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Corneal Ulcer
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more than 99% of peers
Corneal Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Wu's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Wu "Dr. Wu is an American Board of Ophthalmology Certified Ophthalmologist and fellowship trained eye surgeon. With substantial expertise in cornea and anterior segment surgery; she specializes cataract surgery, cornea transplant surgeries (partial thickness and full thickness keratoplasty), and laser vision correction (LASIK and PRK). Dr. Wu has additional expertise in the most advanced laser assisted cataract surgery, cornea cross-linking treatments for keratoconus, and ocular surface reconstruction. Dr. Wu is well respected by her colleagues and patients. She has published several research articles in high impact peer reviewed journals and has been invited to speak at regional, national and international ophthalmology meetings. Prior to moving back to Southern California, Dr. Wu was an Assistant Clinical Professor at the Dean McGee Eye Institute-University of Oklahoma, where she trained resident and fellow surgeons and conducted clinical research."

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Wu ""I chose to specialize in diseases of the cornea and anterior segment because I can help patients restore vision and improve their quality of life."

Dr. Wu is honored to provide the utmost compassion and a thorough explanation at each patient encounter. She is fluent in English, Spanish and Mandarin.   

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

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

  • Cataract
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
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Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • LASIK
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Photorefractive Keratectomy (PRK)
  • Pterygium Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • Yale University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2005
  • Yale Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2009
  • Yale New Haven Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Doheny Eye Inst/Usc
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Doheny Eye Inst, Usc
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wu has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese, Mandarin
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Now Accepting New Patients
This provider offers the following appointment availability:
Next Day
Dr. Wu accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem
    Blue Open Access PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Health Net of California
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Wu has admitting privileges

Hoag Hospital Newport Beach
1 Hoag Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92663
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