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Wednesday, April 23, 2014
Huang, MD, MBA
Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
School of Medicine
Case Western Reserve University
Dr. Suber S. Huang is the Philip F. and Elizabeth G. Searle - Suber Huang MD Professor of Ophthalmology at Case Western Reserve University, Vice Chairman of the Department of Ophthalmology, and the Director of Vitreoretinal Diseases and Surgery at University Hospitals Case Medical Center. He received his medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, and his residency training at the Wilmer Ophthalmological Institute of the Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland. He completed a fellowship in surgical and medical retina at the Bascom Palmer Eye Institute of the University of Miami. He received his MBA from the Case Weatherhead School of Management. |
Dr. Huang is board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology. He serves on the Executive Board of Directors and is the current Credentials Committee Chairperson of the American Society of Retina Specialists, the world’s largest organization of retinal specialists. He served as Ophthalmology Residency Training Program Director from 2001-2003 and was President of the Cleveland Ophthalmological Society during 2003-2004.
Dr. Huang is active in research and is the Director of Clinical Research in the Department of Ophthalmology and head of the Retinal Diseases Image Analysis Reading Center (REDIARC) at University Hospitals Case Medical Center.
Dr. Huang is a member of the Diabetes Association of Cleveland, the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, Association for Research and Vision in Ophthalmology, and the Vitreous Society Foundation. He serves as a reviewer for Archives of Ophthalmology, Ophthalmology, and Current Eye Research and was on the program committee of the American Academy of Ophthalmology. Dr. Huang is the Director of the Diabetic Eye Disease Committee of the National Eye Health Education Program, which is the advisory committee of the National Eye Institute of the National Institutes of Health. Since 2003 he has served on the Board of Directors of the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, Northeast Ohio Chapter. In 2006 Dr. Huang was appointed to the Ophthalmic Technology Assessment Committee (OTAC) – Retina/Vitreous Panel and to the Research Regulatory & External Scientific Relations Committee, both committees associated with the American Academy of Ophthalmology.
Dr. Huang was selected as one of "The Best Doctors in America" by Best Doctors® in 2003-2004 and 2005-2006 and has been listed by Northern Ohio Live Magazine and Cleveland Magazine as one of the areas "Top Docs" every year since 2004. He was the recipient of the Top Doctors in America award in 1996 and received the Vitreous Society Honor Award in 1999. He also received the Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine Health Care Foundation of New Jersey 2000 Humanism in Medicine Award and the American Academy of Ophthalmology Achievement Award in 2002.