Dr. Yu-Tang Su, MD

Dr. Yu-Tang Su, MD

Save
Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
51 y/o
(27)

Accepting new patients

Dr. Yu-Tang Su, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Mission, TX and has been practicing for 18 years. He specializes in ophthalmology.Read his story

Valley Vitreoretinal Consultants

2103 E Griffin Pkwy

Mission, TX 78572
Get Directions

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Molina Healthcare

Learn about Dr. Su

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Su performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Diabetic Retinopathy
very high
more than 99% of peers
Retina Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Su's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Su's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Su "Dr. Su is a board certified ophthalmologist and a fellow of American Academy of Ophthalmology, who specializes in the treatment of medical and surgical retinal diseases. After successfully graduating from The University of Texas Medical School at Houston, he completed a preliminary general surgery internship at Saint Joseph Hospital in Houston. He was awarded the prestigious intern of the year award for his outstanding performance. Dr. Su attended The University of Maryland for his ophthalmology training and was honored with the chief resident position for demonstrating exceptional leadership skills and excellence in patient care. After successfully completing his residency, Dr. Su returned to Houston for retina fellowship training under the guidance of long time mentor Dr. Charles Garcia and Dr. Maurice Landers. Throughout his residency and fellowship training, Dr. Su was exposed to diverse range of pathology and had extensive training in medical and surgical retinal diseases. Dr. Su has practiced in the Rio Grande Valley since 2006 and has been providing medical care in Texas for over ten years. He has developed a special interest in diabetic related eye diseases as well as macular degeneration. He is an experienced vitreoretinal surgeon and strives to provide the best possible care for the residents of the Rio Grande Valley. "
Less
Read Less

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Su "From the latest advancements in cataract removal and lens implantation, to the latest breakthroughs in laser vision correction including LASIK, our dedication to leading edge technology is surpassed only by our commitment to quality patient care. All our doctors, technicians and employees undergo rigorous training to ensure they have the knowledge and confidence to provide you with better patient care. "

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

93  Conditions Treated

  • Accidental Eye Injuries
  • Acute Angle-Closure Glaucoma
  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Blurred Vision
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chemical Burn - Eyes
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Chronic Endophthalmitis
  • Chronic Eye Diseases
  • Color Blindness
  • Congenital Glaucoma
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Dilatation
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Entropion
  • Esophoria
  • Esotropia
  • Exophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Strain
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Farsightedness
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma - Iridogoniodysgenesia
  • Headache
  • Hypertensive Retinopathy
  • Hyphema
  • Hypopyon
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Macular Dystrophy
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Mechanical Strabismus
  • Nearsightedness
  • Night Blindness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Ophthalmoplegia
  • Optic Nerve Disorder
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Poor Color Vision
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Refractive Error
  • Refractive Eye Disorders
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vision Impairment
  • Vision Loss
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Less
Read Less

14  Procedures

  • Contact Lens Exams
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Diabetic Eye Exam
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyeglasses
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Testing
  • Soft Contact Lenses
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

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

  • University of Texas at Arlington
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1989
  • University Of Texas Medical School At Houston
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • St Joseph Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • University Md
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • St Joseph Retina Vasc Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Su has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Su does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Su and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Request an Appointment

Dr. Su's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Su to family and friends
27 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (27)

  • 5
    (21)
  • 4
    (4)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Su'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 (5)

Takes his time to explain, but does not keep you waiting in the waiting room.
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option1thumbs down icon option1
Flag this
My office visits to Dr. Su have always been pleasant. The staff always make you feel at ease and comfortable. Medical procedures done by Dr. Su are done with precision, professionalism, and up most care for the patient . I highly recommend his services to my friends. He takes the time to explain...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option3thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
Dr. Su staff/tech are well educated, good listeners, and always have time for any consern question we have before we leave. Besides if we leave the office with a concern they have there line open at all times when office is open from 8am -5pm or if i leave a message they will call me back with my...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option2thumbs down icon option1
Flag this
Dr. Su has always taken the time to explain the diagnosis, options, and answer any questions and/or concerns I have had.
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option5thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
Dr. Su has an excellent bedside manner and very professional.
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option6thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
Image of Dr. Su
Are you Dr. Su?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

More Ophthalmology Specialists at Valley Vitreoretinal Consultants

Ophthalmology Specialist
(123)