Yewlin Chee, M.D., is a board certified Ophthalmologist at the Eye Institute at Harborview and a UW assistant professor of Ophthalmology.
Dr. Chee aims to provide excellent care for patients by understanding how their retinal disease affects their quality of life, and then by educating them so they have a clear understanding of their condition and treatment options. Together, my patients and I develop a personalized treatment plan using the latest appropriate medical and surgical therapies.
Dr. Chee earned her M.D. at the University of Pennsylvania. She is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology. Her clinical and research interests include medical and surgical vitreoretinal disease including diabetic retinopathy, age related macular degeneration, retinal vein occlusion, macular edema, epiretinal membrane, macular hole, retinal detachment, ocular trauma and the optimization of resident and fellow ophthalmic training.
Dr. Chee enjoys traveling, Vinyasa yoga, cooking and spending time with her family.