Dr. Stella Chou has a B.S. and M.D. from Indiana University and a Ph.D. from the University of Michigan, School of Medicine. She performed an ophthalmology externship at Johns Hopkins and an ophthalmology internship and residency at the John Moran Eye Center, part of the University Of Utah School Of Medicine. Dr. Chou also has vast training and experience in plastic and aesthetics. She was trained by world renowned plastic surgeon Dr. Stephen Mulholland on facial aesthetic procedures. Dr. Chou has multiple publications in medical journals and textbooks. Dr. Chou is a well trained and experienced surgeon. She is specialized in Ophthalmology and Aesthetic and Cosmetic Medicine of the eye and face. She is the On Call ophthalmologist for multiple local hospital emergency departments and InstaCare facilities. Dr. Chou is a board-certified ophthalmologist by the American Board of Ophthalmology. She is a member of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, as well as a member of American Academy of Ophthalmology. She regularly attends national and international conferences, conventions, exhibitions, and workshops and keep her abreast of the latest and best in ophthalmology, as well as Aesthetic and Cosmetic Medicine. Dr. Chou has been a pioneer in many new treatments of her field. As a caring physician and experienced surgeon, she is well liked by her patients and well respected by her peers in the community. Dr. Chou is also an active medical staff member at Alta View Hospital, Salt Lake Regional Hospital, and Riverton Hospital. In her free time, Dr. Chou enjoys golf, skiing, tennis, climbing, biking and spending time with her family and two adorable dogs.
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Dr. Chou is not only a very well educated and trained physician and surgeon; she is also a very personable and caring doctor. She takes care of patients with all of her heart. She listens to patients, exams patients thoroughly, sharply analyzes test results, and executes treatment efficiently and effectively. Dr. Chou also takes time to explain and educate patients, even during a very busy schedule. She explains to her patients regarding what have happened, what are the options and what are the pros and cons of each option. She also answers all the questions in a lay language. She is very thorough and meticulous. She will ask the test to be repeated if she feels the data are inconsistent. She will even sometimes perform tests herself to make sure it is accurate. She regularly review patients' charts and call patients after visit to update patients on the findings. She is conservative on surgeries, although she is very good at it. Sincere, caring, skillful, honest, and personable are the characteristics of Dr. Chou and her office staff.
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Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chou to family and friends is 2.8 out of 5