Looking for an Eyelid Surgeon in the Palm Desert, CA Area?
Eyes are the most delicate external organ in the human body. Therefore, any cosmetic surgery procedure related to the eyes should only be performed by a highly trained and qualified surgeon with specific expertise in eye procedures. It is safer to choose a surgeon with an established reputation and an impeccable track record of success in performing eye procedures.
Dr. Jennifer Hui is a leading oculoplastic surgeon providing state of the art eyelid procedures. Dr. Hui’s office is equipped with cutting edge surgical technology and she employs the latest and proven surgical techniques to achieve safe, predictable and highly desirable results. She receives patients from Palm Springs, Palm Desert, La Quinta, Coachella Valley, and surrounding communities.
Dr. Jennifer Hui is board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology. She was an Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology at the Bascom Palmer Eye Institute for three years as a member of the Oculoplastics Department. She was inducted as a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons in 2012. Dr. Hui is also a member of various professional organizations, including the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the California Medical Association, and the Riverside County Medical Association.
In addition to her practice as an eye surgeon, Dr. Hui also serves as an Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology at Loma Linda University and is the sole physician in their Oculoplastics Department. She enjoys teaching the residents and the complexity of challenging cases in an academic setting. Patients in Palm Springs, Palm Desert, La Quinta, Coachella Valley, and nearby areas have an opportunity to receive advanced eyelid related and other procedures from Dr. Hui.
Why Choose an Oculoplastic Surgeon?
Women and men seeking eyelid surgery or other eye related procedures should ideally choose an oculoplastic surgeon to ensure safe and effective results. An oculoplastic surgeon is required to complete three years of resideny training in Ophthalmology, and an additional two years of fellowship training in Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (Oculoplastics).
This advanced skill set helps the surgeon to achieve optimal functional and cosmetic outcomes. An oculoplastic surgeon will have an intimate understanding of the subtle eyelid anatomy and the intricacies of eyelid surgery. The specialized training of these surgeons enables them to have a focused understanding of the eyelid anatomy and its relationship to ocular function and facial expression. This deep knowledge becomes to the key to achieving optimal outcomes when performing surgery around the eyes.
Education and Training
Dr. Hui completed her undergraduate studies from the University of California, LA as a Regents Scholar. She graduated Phi Beta Kappa and was a member of the Phi Eta Sigma, Alpha Lambda Delta and Golden Key National Honor Societies. She went on to complete her medical education at the leading University of California, San Francisco.
Dr. Hui interned at Scripps Mercy Hospital in San Diego, which is regarded as one of the most competitive transitional internships in the country. She further completed her Ophthalmology residency and Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery/Orbital Oncology fellowship at the pre-eminent Bascom Palmer Eye Institute in Miami, FL.