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Eyes (Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences)

Meet the Ophthalmology Physicians

Wen-Jeng M. Yao, MD

Gender
Female
Department
Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
Practice Specialty
Ophthalmology (Eyes)
Medical Education
Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Residency
George Washington Univ Medical Center
Fellowship
New York Presbyterian Hospital
Board Certified
Ophthalmology
Main Location
Montefiore Medical Center
111 East 210th Street
Bronx, NY 10467-2401
Phone: (718) 920-2020
Fax: (718) 655-4791
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Montefiore Greene Medical Arts Pavilion
3400 Bainbridge Avenue
Bronx, NY 10467-2404
Phone: (718) 920-2020
Fax: (718) 655-4791
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Montefiore North at Carpenter Avenue
4141 Carpenter Avenue
Bronx, NY 10466-2601
Phone: (718) 920-2020
Fax: (718) 920-6845
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Montefiore Medical Group-Bronx East
2300 Westchester Avenue
Bronx, NY 10462-5072
Phone: (718) 920-2020
Fax: (718) 409-8820
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Montefiore Medical Group-Astor Avenue
1500 Astor Avenue
Bronx, NY 10469-5900
Phone: (718) 920-2020
Fax: (718) 654-2818
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Montefiore Medical Group-Cross County
1010 Central Park Avenue
Yonkers, NY 10704-1044
Phone: (718) 920-2020
Fax: (914) 964-0600
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Montefiore Westchester Faculty Practice
495 Central Park Avenue
Scarsdale, NY 10583-1068
Phone: (718) 920-2020
Fax: (718) 881-5439
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Montefiore Medical Group-Comprehensive Family Care Center (CFCC)
1621 Eastchester Road
Bronx, NY 10461-2604
Phone: (718) 405-8040
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Montefiore Wakefield Campus
600 East 233rd Street
Bronx, NY 10466-2604
Phone: (718) 920-9000
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Academic Title
Assistant Professor, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Administrative Title
Attending Physician, Glaucoma Service, Department of Ophthalmology
Clinical Focus
Adult Glaucoma - diagnosis and treatment (medical, laser, and surgical), cataract surgery
Biography
Dr. Yao received her Bachelor of Arts Degree at Cornell University. After graduating from college, she had a successful research career in the Biotech Industry before deciding that she wanted to have a career with more direct impact on patient care. Dr. Yao then obtained her medical degree from Robert Wood Johnson Medical School / UMDNJ. She conducted her residency in ophthalmology at George Washington University, D.C., and a surgical glaucoma fellowship at Columbia Presbyterian in New York. She joined Montefiore Medical Center and Albert Einstein College of Medicine as an attending physician and assistant professor in ophthalmology. Dr. Yao’s research interests involve identifying epidemiological associations of glaucoma and advancing surgical and laser techniques for glaucoma therapy. She enjoys teaching residents and establishing long-lasting relationships with her patients.