Cecilia Dong, MD

Specialties

  • Glaucoma

Office Locations

Acuity Eye Group & Retina Institute - Lancaster
44815 Fig Ave.
Lancaster, CA 93534
800.898.2020

Dr. Dong specializes in glaucoma and is adept in the medical and surgical management of various conditions of the eye, including cataracts and diseases of the anterior segment. Originally from Beijing, she grew up in Missouri and Southern California. She completed her undergraduate degree in Neuroscience at UCLA and received her medical degree from SUNY Downstate College of Medicine in Brooklyn, where she was the recipient of the first Research to Prevent Blindness Medical Student Fellowship at the institution.

After medical school, she completed her internship in Internal Medicine at New York-Presbyterian Queens, followed by her Ophthalmology residency at NYMC-Jamaica Hospital Medical Center, where she served as Chief Resident. Dr. Dong has authored several peer-reviewed papers in basic science and ophthalmology and presented her research at several national and international conferences.

Education

  • Bachelor of Science: University of California, Los Angeles
  • Doctor of Medicine: SUNY Downstate College of Medicine
  • Internal Medicine Internship: New York Presbyterian Queens
  • Ophthalmology Residency: NYMC-Jamaica Hospital Medical Center

Professional Affiliations and Awards

  • American Academy of Ophthalmology 

Personal Hobbies

  • Ballet
  • Performing Arts
  • Traveling

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Mandarin