Dr. Richard H. Wong is board-certified in ophthalmology and internal medicine. He received his training in ophthalmology at Wills Eye Hospital and internal medicine at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia. Having graduated from Princeton University with honors, he remains active in alumni and community activities.
Dr. Wong is also involved in the training of residents and medical students at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. Dr. Wong is active on the boards of several healthcare organizations, and has been named “Top Doctor” for the New York Metro area. Besides lecturing at Wills Eye Hospital, he has lectured internationally in several countries, most notably on state-of-the-art cataract surgery. In addition, Dr. Wong has volunteered his expertise with Surgical Eye Expeditions in China.
He is highly experienced in the latest techniques of refractive surgery, and has had a primary role in developing the Wills Laser Vision facility. Having performed LASIK surgery on his brother, Dr. Michael Wong, Dr. Richard Wong believes each patient should be approached individually and cared for compassionately.