Downtown Honolulu, Hawaii

Ming Chen MD FACS

Eye Physician and Surgeon Board Certified Ophthalmologist Serving Hawaii since 1980

Ming Chen MD FACS

55 South Kukui St. Suite C 109
Honolulu, HI 96813
(808)531-8874
Ming Chen MD FACS , Ophthalmologists, Health and Beauty, Honolulu, Hawaii

Ming Chen, M.D., MSC, FACS. has been Hawaii’s premier ophthalmology care center since its founding in 1980. As an experienced eye physician and surgeon, Dr. Ming Chen is fully qualified to perform everything from routine eye examinations to laser cataract surgery and even eyelid plastic surgery. Patients choose Ming Chen, M.D., MSC, FACS. because of its sterling reputation and one-stop-shop approach to ophthalmology.

As a former President of the Hawaii Ophthalmological Society, a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, and a Clinical Associate Professor of Ophthalmology at the University of Hawaii, Dr. Chen is among the most elite ophthalmologists in all of Hawaii. He is also a pioneer in the field of laser cataract surgery, which has helped hundreds of patients recover their vision with limited recovery time.

Dr. Chen’s reputable ophthalmological practice offers a full range of services including:

  • Botox®
  • Laser Cataract Surgery
  • Cataract & Astigmatism Treatments
  • Eyelid Plastic Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • LASIK Surgery
  • NearVision CK
  • ORA Technology
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Routine Eye Examinations

Known for his attention to detail, expertise in his field, and adoption of state-of-the-art techniques, it’s no wonder that most families trust Ming Chen M.D., MSC, FACS. for all of their ophthalmological needs. Dr. Chen inspires confidence in all of his patients by treating each individual to the best of his ability. Restoring people’s vision is Dr. Chen’s passion because he knows that being able to see can increase a person’s overall quality of life and independence.

Dr. Chen is always striving to learn new techniques and improve his practice. He believes in using innovations in science and technology to help his patients improve their vision with minimal recovery time and invasiveness. To schedule an appointment with the most renowned eye physician and surgeon in Hawaii call Ming Chen M.D., MSC, FACS. at (808) 531-8874 today. 

Announcements & Events from Ming Chen MD FACS
Eye drop for treating cataract?, Honolulu, Hawaii
From American Academy of Ophthalmology 2015 annual meeting, Dr. Leah Makley describes her novel work with a sterol ( not steroid)eye drop that binds α-crystallins, thereby impro...read more
Diabetics eye exam, Honolulu, Hawaii
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Vit D and eye, Honolulu, Hawaii
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Safety of contact lens, Honolulu, Hawaii
Have you ever taken a shower or swam in the pool while wearing your contact lenses? Or neglected to change out your contact lens solution? The American Academy of Ophthalmology and B...read more
Cataract surgery, Honolulu, Hawaii
New study finds that those who have cataract surgery to correct visual impairment live longer than those who do not have the surgery vision and common eye diseases in an older Austr...read more
On April 1 2015" Ophthalmology Times" at drug therapy section posted a meta-analysis study about Vitamin C can reduce risk of cataract by Dr. Lin Wei of Beijing. This evidence based ...read more
Laser assisted cataract surgery appears safe with many benefits (Table 1) in provid­ing better outcomes for cataract surgery compared to conven­tional surgery. FLACS may be surgicall...read more
A new study has found a link between seasonal allergies and dry eye - and that dry eye strikes most often in the winter and spring. Avoiding pollen may help your spring time symptoms.read more
Glasses and contacts are often simple solutions to vision impairment, but for some patients they aren’t enough. For more serious eye conditions, you need to turn to a medical profess...read more
Ming Chen, M.D., MSC, FACS. is Honolulu’s premier eye physician, having owned and operated his practice on the island for over 35 years. Hawaii is a unique place in many ways, a...read more
Maybe it’s because lately you’ve found yourself squinting and struggling to read signs that are farther away or you already are correcting your vision and need a check-up, but it’s t...read more
Every day, eye physician Ming Chen, M.D., MSC, FACS treats people suffering with various degrees of astigmatism in his downtown Honolulu ophthalmology practice. Most people have...read more
If you have been wearing glasses or contact lenses for an extended period of time and are ready to explore the possibility of LASIK eye surgery, then the eye care professionals at th...read more
Eyes get put through a lot, from staring at computer screens all day to squinting in the sunlight and dealing with dry contacts. Maintaining the health of eyes is imperative for reta...read more
The health of your eyes is paramount, so entrust it to the best. In Hawaii’s state capital, that’s Dr. Ming Chen, M.D., MSC, FACS. A compassionate eye physician with more than 30 yea...read more