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Timothy You, M.D. focuses his practice on the medical and surgical treatment of retinal and vitreous diseases. His specialty and research interests include macular degeneration, cataract surgery complications, diabetic retinopathy, retinopathy of prematurity and telemedicine. He is committed to providing compassionate care for his patients. Dr. You completed his residency in ophthalmology at the Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary and Harvard Medical School. After residency, he completed two additional years of subspecialty training in retinal surgery at the Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary. He received several prestigious awards, including the Thomas Heed Ophthalmic Fellowship, Herman Knapp Fellowship, and Teaching Awards at Harvard and Brown Medical Schools. Dr. You attended Yale College, where he graduated with honors and distinction in his major. He attended medical school at the University of Pennsylvania. He was a Penn Medical Scholar and finished an anatomic pathology fellowship. Prior to coming to California, he practiced at the Rhode Island Eye Institute, which is affiliated with Brown Medical School where he was an Assistant Clinical Professor. His professional affiliations include memberships in the American Academy of Ophthalmology, American Society of Retinal Specialists, Western Retina Study Club, Orange County Medical Association, Christian Ophthalmology Society and the Orange County Society of Ophthalmology. As an active researcher, Dr. You has published over 14 research articles, and participated in over 15 FDA clinical trials and laboratory-based investigations focusing on new pharmacologic treatments for macular degeneration and diabetic retinopathy. Dr. You is active in his community and church. He has organized several volunteer medical missions projects to Guatemala and Mexico. He is a board member for the non-profit organization, the Gift of Vision Foundation, which focuses on the visual needs of the impoverished in Central America.
At Orange County Retina we offer some of the most comprehensive and cutting-edge diagnostics, therapeutics, and clinical trials in Southern California to provide our patients with the benefits of the latest medical advances. Our five convenient locations are backed by extensive hospital and surgery center affiliations throughout Orange County.
Orange County Retina was the first retina practice established in Orange County. We have successfully performed surgical procedures on over 150,000 patients. As a private practice, our physicians work closely with an extensive network of over 500 referring local, national and international entities and our stellar reputation comes from handling complex and demanding cases.