Jason Hsu, MD

Co-Director, Retina Research

Subspecialty: Retina


Jason Hsu, MD is an attending surgeon on the Retina Service of Wills Eye Hospital. He graduated cum laude from Princeton University with a B.S.E. in Electrical Engineering and a Certificate in Engineering Biology. While at Princeton, he received the Manfred Pyka Memorial Physics Prize in 1993, the Newport-Klinger Research Award in 1996, and was elected to the Sigma Xi Research Honor Society. He went on to graduate from the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, where he was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society. He completed his internship at Scripps Mercy Hospital in San Diego, CA.

Dr. Hsu performed his ophthalmology residency at the University of Pennsylvania, Scheie Eye Institute and was awarded a National Eye Institute Travel Fellowship in 2003. He completed his vitreoretinal surgery fellowship at Wills Eye Hospital.

Dr. Hsu is Board Certified in Ophthalmology and is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, American Society of Retina Specialists, Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology, American Medical Association, Pennsylvania Medical Society, and the Greater Philadelphia Ophthalmic Society . He is a member of the Retina Service at Wills Eye Hospital and an Associate Professor of Ophthalmology at Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University. Dr. Hsu serves as a lecturer for the Medical Resident Education Program at Wills Eye Hospital.

He has authored numerous articles and book chapters on vitreoretinal diseases. Dr. Hsu is Principal Investigator and a co-investigator on several clinical trials pertaining to age-related macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, retinal vein occlusions, and vitreoretinal surgery. He has been named in Guide to America's Top Ophthalmologists.

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Board Certification
American Board of Ophthalmology

Academic Affililation
Associate Professor, Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University


  • Fellowship:  Wills Eye Hospital, Retina – 2007
  • Residency:  University of Pennsylvania, Scheie Eye Institute – 2005
  • Medical School:  University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine – 2001
  • Undergraduate:  Princeton University – 1996

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