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Ellen Koo, M.D.

General Information

Ellen  Koo, M.D.

Contact

  • Fax: 561-355-8600

Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

Languages

English, Mandarin, Korean

Clinical Areas

Corneal Transplant Surgery

Video Introduction

Certifications

  • American Board of Ophthalmology

Roles

  • Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology

Research Interests

Fuchs Dystrophy
DMEK/DSAEK Surgery
Keratoconus

Education

B.A.
Johns Hopkins University
M.D.
Eastern Virginia Medical School
Residency
Warren Alpert Medical School, Brown University
Fellowship
Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Biography

Ellen Koo, M.D., is a faculty member of the Bascom Palmer Eye Institute. Dr. Koo received a Bachelor of Arts degree from the Johns Hopkins University, and a Doctor of Medicine degree from the Eastern Virginia Medical School. She completed an Ophthalmology Residency at the Brown University, where she served as Chief Resident, followed by fellowship training in Cornea/External Diseases, Anterior Segment Surgery and Refractive Surgery at the Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. Dr. Koo’s clinical and research interests include cataract surgery, corneal transplantation, Fuchs Dystrophy and Keratoconus. She also has an interest in Global Ophthalmology and Cataract missions in the developing world. Dr. Koo is fluent in several languages, including English, Korean and Mandarin Chinese, and is available for consultation at Bascom Palmer’s Palm Beach Gardens location.

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