Yicheng Chen, MD


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Yicheng Chen, MD, is a board-certified ophthalmologist. His clinical interests include macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, retinal detachment, epiretinal membrane, macular hole and retinal vascular disorders.

He received his medical degree from the competitive Harvard–MIT Program of Health Sciences and Technology. He completed his ophthalmology residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and completed a two-year fellowship in diseases and surgery of the retina and vitreous at The Retina Institute (formerly Barnes Retina Institute at Washington University) in St. Louis, Missouri. Dr. Chen has numerous publications in prominent peer-reviewed scientific journals, has been involved in clinical trials and has presented his work at national and international meetings.

When he is not treating patients, he enjoys spending time with his wife, traveling and playing guitar. He also enjoys photography and the outdoors. He is fluent in Mandarin.


Program: MD
Institution: Harvard Medical School

Program: Board certified
Institution: American Board of Ophthalmology

Program: Residency
Institution: Albert Einstein College of Medicine Montefiore

Program: Fellowship in Ophthalmology
Institution: Retina Consultants dba the Retina Institute

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