Medical School: Tulane University
Master of Public Health: Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine
Residency: Tulane University
Glaucoma Fellowship: University of California, San Francisco
Dr. Crystal Le is a New Orleans native. She is a board certified and fellowship trained glaucoma specialist and cataract surgeon. After earning her Medical Doctorate and Master of Public Health in Global Health & Development, she undertook her Ophthalmology residency at Tulane University. Dr. Le went on to complete her clinical and surgical glaucoma fellowship at the University of California, San Francisco. Following her training, she served as an Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology at UCSF in addition to working in private practice. She is a member of the American Glaucoma Society and the American Academy of Ophthalmology.
In addition to passionately caring for her patients, Dr. Le is dedicated to research, medical education, and community service. She has many publications in respected peer-reviewed journals. She has presented her research at national and international meetings, including the American Academy of Ophthalmology and American Glaucoma Society meetings. At Tulane, Dr. Le was granted the Research Award of Excellence. As an Assistant Professor at UCSF, she was given a faculty teaching award for her devotion to education. Dr. Le has volunteered extensively, providing eye care to in need communities in rural Mexico and India. She continues her passion of providing care for disadvantaged communities by dedicating time at University Medical Center.
Dr. Le values building meaningful relationships as the cornerstone to providing compassionate and comprehensive glaucoma care. Using a patient-centered approach, she strives to combine the most current evidence, state-of-the-art technologies, and precision surgical techniques to implement treatment plans tailored to each individual's specific needs.
Dr. Crystal Le is accepting new patients. She is conversant in Vietnamese.