Dorothy P. Khong, M.D.

Dorothy P. Khong, M.D.

Medical Licensure

California December 2003-present

New York May 2006-October 2009


Attending Ophthalmologist, Palo Alto Veteran’s Administration, 2009-2014

Assistant Professor, University of Rochester Eye Institute, Strong Memorial Hospital, 2006-2009

Director, Ophthalmology Consult Services, Strong Memorial Hospital, 2006- 2009

Attending Ophthalmologist, Canandaigua Veteran’s Administration, 2006-2009


Ophthalmology, Jules Stein Eye Institute at UCLA, 2003-2006


Internal Medicine Preliminary Program, West Los Angeles Veteran’s Administration, 2002-2003

Medical Education

UCLA School of Medicine, 1998-2002

Degree: MD, May 2002

Graduate/Undergraduate Education

University of California, Riverside, 1995-1999

Major: Biomedical Sciences, Magna Cum Laude

Degree: BS, 1999

Board Certification

Diplomate, American Board of Ophthalmology (2007-current)

Professional Societies

Member, American Academy of Ophthalmology

Member, American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons


Resident Teaching Award, University of Rochester Department of Ophthalmology, 2009


“The Aging Eye”, October 16, 2007, Adult education program, University of Rochester

“Refraction Pearls”, May 18, 2007, 52nd Annual Rochester Ophthalmology Conference


1. Khong D, Mega M, Felix J, O’Conner S, Cummings J, Thompson P, Toga A. Longitudinal study of hippocampal volumetric changes in Alzheimer Disease, Investigative Journal of Medicine, supplement; 2000

2. Khong D, Oster-Granite ML. Fronto-Parietal Cortex of APP-C100 Transgenic Mice Exhibit Altered Cell Morphology and Calbindin-D28K Immunoreactivity, The Faseb Journal, vol. 13(4): A679; 1999

3. Liu N, Khong D, Chung SK, Hwang D. In Vitro Susceptibility of Ocular Bacterial and Fungal Pathogens to Polyhexamethylene Biguanide, Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science, vol. 37(3): S876; 1996

International Ophthalmology Missions

Manual Small Incision Cataract Surgery Training, LV Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad, India, August 2006

Affiliate, SEE International, performing cataract surgery in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, April 2010

Languages spoken: English, Vietnamese, Medical Spanish