Yewlin E. Chee M.D.

Yewlin E. Chee M.D.
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  • Medical and surgical retina


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.


Institution Credential Year
Crozer-Chester Medical Center Internship 2010
Massachusetts Eye & Ear Infirmary/Harvard Medical School Program Residency 2014
Massachusetts Eye & Ear Infirmary/Harvard Medical School Program Teaching Appointment 2016
Massachusetts Eye & Ear Infirmary/Harvard Medical School Program Fellowship 2016
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine Medical Education 2009

Board Certifications

Certification Specialty Year
American Board of Ophthalmology Ophthalmology 2015