Center/Research Area Affiliations
Dr. Yoon is interested in researching the clinical aspects of ophthalmic plastic surgery, especially orbital trauma, orbital fractures, infections, orbital imaging, and digital image analysis. In collaboration with Otolaryngology, he is analyzing fungal orbital infections, including their risk factors, current treatment algorithms, and outcomes based on risk factors. He has validated automated facial measurement software through a comparison of clinical measurements and various camera setups. Finally, Dr. Yoon is working to develop and implement software to quantify volumes of the orbit and paranasal sinuses in various conditions, such as orbital fractures and the silent sinus syndrome.
2001: B.S., magna cum laude, Spanish/Biology, Union College, Schenectady, NY
2004: M.D., Albany Medical College
2005: Internship, Transitional Medicine, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center
2008: Residency, Ophthalmology, Tufts Medical Center
2009: Fellowship, Neuro-ophthalmology and Orbital Surgery, UCSF Medical Center
2011: Fellowship, Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, UCSF Medical Center