Physicians

Da-Thuy T. Van, D.O.

Da-Thuy T. Van, D.O.

Dr. Van, a Board-Certified Ophthalmologist, received her Bachelor of Arts in Biology and a minor in Economics with Cum Laude Honors from the University of California, Santa Cruz and her Doctorate of Osteopathy from Ohio University, College of Osteopathic Medicine, where she served as President of the Sigma Sigma Phi National Honors Society. Dr. Van completed her internship in Internal Medicine at Meridia South Pointe Hospital in Cleveland, Ohio and her residency in Ophthalmology at Doctors Hospital, an affiliate of Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio. She served as Chief Resident from 2000-2001. Dr. Van is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the American Osteopathic Association, the American Osteopathic College of Ophthalmology and Otorhinolaryngology, and the Texas Medical Association.

Dr. Van specializes in cataract and many specialized intraocular lens implants, including multifocal, toric, and monofocal. She also performs the latest and most advanced refractive laser surgery, including Relex® SMILE (Small Incision Lenticule Extraction,) LASIK, and PRK. Additional procedures Dr. Van does are blepharoplasty, entropion, pterygium with graft, lid lumps and bumps, and other laser surgeries. She takes care of many different eye exams, including general routine eye care, dry eyes, diabetic, macular degeneration and glaucoma. She has a strong interest in the newest ophthalmic medical and surgical developments by being involved in clinical research. She has participated in various clinical studies that led to new medications for glaucoma, dry eye, and cataract surgery. She also does non-invasive cosmetic surgery, including Botox® and facial fillers. In addition, Dr. Van enjoys volunteering for medical and surgical mission work in other countries. Dr. Van is fluent in Vietnamese.

 

Undergraduate:
University of California, Santa Cruz, Cum Laude
Medical School:
Ohio University, College of Osteopathic Medicine
Residency:
Internal Medicine, Meridia South Pointe Hospital of Cleveland, Ohio
Ophthalmology, Doctors Hospital, affiliate of Ohio State University, Chief Resident 2000-01
Clinical Interests:
Comprehensive Ophthalmology, Cataracts, Refractive and Laser Eye Surgery, Botox
Languages:
English and Vietnamese