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ColumbiaDoctors - Robert Burch Family Eye Center250 West 64th StreetNew York
CUIMC/Edward S. Harkness Eye Institute635 West 165th StreetNew York
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About Royce W.S. Chen, MD
Royce Chen, MD, is the Helen and Martin Kimmel Associate Professor of Ophthalmology at Columbia University Medical Center and Attending Ophthalmologist at the New York-Presbyterian Hospital. He is a board-certified ophthalmologist who specializes in surgical and medical management of vitreoretinal disease and uveitis. Dr. Chen also serves as the Residency Program Director for the Department of Ophthalmology at Columbia.
Dr. Chen graduated from Yale University with a B.A. in Music and received his M.D. from Tufts University School of Medicine. He then performed his ophthalmology residency at Columbia University, where he served as Chief Resident. This was followed by a 2-year vitreoretinal surgical fellowship at the Bascom Palmer Eye Institute at the University of Miami, where he served as a Clinical Instructor in Ophthalmology.
He has received numerous honors, including a Heed Foundation Fellowship and recognition as a NYC Super Doctors Rising Star.
- Diabetic Retinopathy
- Epiretinal Membrane
- Laser Retinal Surgery
- Macular Degeneration
- Macular Hole
- Macular Pucker
- Retina and Vitreous Surgery
- Retinal and Vitreous Disorders
- Retinal Detachment
- Retinal Disorders
- Retinal Holes and Tears
- Retinal Photography
- Retinal Vascular Disorders
- Retinal Vascular Occlusion
- Vitreoretinal Surgery
- Residency: Edward S. Harkness Eye Institute
- Fellowship: Bascom Palmer Eye Institute
- Internship: Saint Vincent's Catholic Medical Center
Titles & Positions
- Associate Professor of Ophthalmology
- NewYork-Presbyterian / Columbia University Irving Medical Center