Eric S. Ahn, MD, MS specializes in plastic and reconstructive surgery of the face, neck, and orbit, in addition to cosmetic surgery. He is also a board-certified ophthalmologist with subspecialty care of disorders of the eye, eye socket, and periocular area.
Dr. Ahn received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Biology from John Hopkins University, and a Masters of Science degree in Biophysics and Physiology from Georgetown University. He then graduated from Albany Medical College and was accepted to the medical honor society, Alpha Omega Alpha. After spending an internship year at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, he completed his residency in Ophthalmology at the renowned Cleveland Clinic Cole Eye Institute, where he was elected the honor of Chief Resident. Fellowship training was then received in Orbital Disease at the prestigious John Hopkins Hospital. A second fellowship was pursued at an ASOPRS accredited Oculofacial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery program heavily focused on medical, trauma, and cosmetic surgery at the Northwest’s top hospital, Oregon Health and Sciences University. Here he was voted Fellow of the Year, in addition to being recognized for providing outstanding care for those at the Portland VA Hospital. Dr Ahn also spent time as a visiting international fellow at Samsung Medical Center in Seoul, South Korea, in the Oculoplastic department under Dr Yoon-Duck Kim, and with a private Plastic Surgery specialist Dr Seung-Ho Hong, Hong’s Clinic, Seoul, South Korea.
In his free time, Dr. Ahn enjoys basketball and snowboarding, along with cooking and home improvement projects. He continues to publish and contribute to scientific research, and serves as a peer reviewer for the Journal of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. When time allows, he continues to donate his time for medical relief services outside of the United States, and living life as fully as possible!