Your Palm Desert Cosmetic Eye Surgeon
The Eyelid Institute, led by an experienced and highly accomplished oculoplastic surgeon, Dr. Jennifer Hui, is a state of the art practice for surgical and non-surgical eye care and other procedures. Dr. Hui’s expertise in oculoplastic surgery and her qualifications and training distinguish her from many other eye surgeons in the field. She receives patients from Palm Springs, Palm Desert, and surrounding areas for eyelid surgery and other cosmetic and corrective procedures.
Areas of Expertise
Dr. Hui’s skills in several areas of cosmetic eye care and surgery have earned her a high reputation and recognition. Among the specific procedures where Dr. Hui’s expertise as an oculoplastic surgeon are highly useful include the following:
- Lower Eyelid Surgery
- Upper Eyelid Surgery
- Eyelid Ptosis Surgery
- Eyelid Surgery Repair
- Eyelid Malpositions
- Dermal Fillers
Education and Training
Dr. Hui completed her undergraduate education at the prestigious University of California, Los Angeles as a Regents Scholar. She graduated Phi Beta Kappa and earned membership of several honor societies. Dr. Hui received her medical degree from the leading University of California, San Francisco. She completed her internship at the Scripps Mercy Hospital in San Diego, which is recognized as one of the competitive transitional internships in the US.
Dr. Hui went ahead to complete both her Ophthalmology residency and Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery/Orbital Oncology fellowship at the pre-eminent Bascom Palmer Eye Institute in Miami, FL. She has been board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology. She gained experience of three years as a member of the Oculoplastics departmern at the Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, serving as an Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology.
In addition to devoting her maximum time to her practice to perform eyelid surgery and other procedures for patients in Palm Springs, Palm Desert, and nearby locations, Dr. Hui is also actively involved in various professional capacities. She is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the California Medical Association, and the Riverside County Medical Association.
In 2012, she was inducted as a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. Dr. Hui is also an Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology at Loma Linda University, and serves as the sole physician in their Oculoplastics Department.
Distinguished Oculoplastic Surgeon
One of the key differentiating attributes in Dr. Hui’s illustrious qualifications and skills is that she is not just an eye surgeon, but a recognized oculoplastic surgeon. This qualification requires that the individual to have completed three years of residency training in Ophthalmology and another two years of fellowship training in Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (Oculoplastics).
This skill set allows Dr. Hui to achieve optimal functional and aesthetic results for her patients. Her training in oculoplastics places her in good stead to comprehend the subtle anatomy of the eyelids and the complexities of the delicate surgery involved in this area. This training has ensured that Dr. Hui has a unique and focused understanding of the relationship between the eyelid anatomy and the ocular function and facial expression. Best outcomes in eye surgery can be achieved with this level of training and expertise.