(PRWEB) April 29, 2015
Ophthalmic Consultants of Long Island (OCLI) recognizes that Long Island has a growing population and the demand for medical centers and doctors are on the rise. For that reason, they have expanded to 11 locations that include Rockville Centre, Lynbrook, Valley Stream, Manhasset, East Meadow, Port Jefferson, Mineola, East Setauket, Garden City, Massapequa and Plainview. With over 30 board-certified physicians, OCLI is always on the look out for talented ophthalmologists.
Dr. Yao is a bilingual (English/Mandarin) board-certified ophthalmologist who specializes in general ophthalmology, cataract surgery and refractive surgery. She received her undergraduate degree from the School of Nursing, Beijing University and a second degree from Eberly College of Arts and Sciences at West Virginia University. She obtained her Master of Science (M.S.) from West Virginia University. Dr. Yao received her medical degree from the University of Wisconsin Medical School and completed her residency in ophthalmology at Kansas University in Prairie Village, Kansas.
She is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, Long Island Ophthalmic Society and the New York State Ophthalmological Society. Other professional activities include American Society of Ophthalmic Administrators, Women in Ophthalmology, American Glaucoma Society and the Association of Chinese American Physicians.
Robert Broderick, M.D., a senior partner at OCLI’s Manhasset office said, “We are always excited to find a bright and shinning star, and that’s what we have found with Dr. Yao. We welcome her to our group and look forward to the amazing care she will be offering to our patients.”
Ophthalmic Consultants of Long Island (OCLI) is a renowned, multi-specialty eye care group that offers a wide range of eye care services. Each ophthalmologist at OCLI is board-certified with extensive medical training. Many are recognized for innovative medical achievements including performing the first refractive surgery in the world.
OCLI boasts state-of-the-art medical facilities, housing the most advanced technology available to offer patients a variety of ophthalmic services and treatments, including routine eye examinations and sophisticated laser cataract. OCLI has 11 locations on Long Island that include Rockville Centre, Lynbrook, Valley Stream, Manhasset, East Meadow, Port Jefferson, Mineola, East Setauket, Garden City, Massapequa and Plainview.