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Great news! All three locations are now open every weekday.
Please come into the office alone, a few minutes before your appointment (unless you need help).
Note that masks are mandatory in the building and during your exam.
Remember that the doctors are always available for you 24/7 if you ever have an emergency. Call 585-394-2020. 

FOCUS

  • Cataract Surgery
  • Comprehensive Ophthalmology

PROFESSIONAL

  • Graduated from Phillips Academy, Andover, MA in 1983.
  • Received his BA in Engineering in 1987 from Dartmouth College.
  • Worked as a computer Analyst/Programmer from 1987 to 1990.
  • Received his MD in 1994 from the Brown-Dartmouth Program in Medicine.
  • Board Certified in Ophthalmology.
  • Completed an internship in the Primary Care Program in Internal Medicine at Strong Memorial Hospital (1994-1995).
  • Completed Residency in Ophthalmology (1995-1998) through the University of Rochester Residency program at Strong Memorial Hospital. Administrative Chief Resident of Ophthalmology 1997-1998.
  • Currently an active member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, New York State Ophthalmological Society, and Monroe County Medical Society.
  • Trained with Stephen Slade, MD, first surgeon to perform LASIK surgery on the excimer laser in the United States.
  • First surgeon in the Tri-County area to perform LASIK Laser Vision Correction.

PERSONAL

Dr. Hwang’s parents emigrated to the United States from South Korea when he was one year old. His father, a general surgeon, has practiced in Missouri for over 30 years. He has a younger brother and sister, both attorneys. His wife, Anne-Marie, has retired from her Internal Medicine practice. They have three children. Dr. Hwang’s other interests include golf, tennis, squash, and computer technology.