Tineke L. Chan, M.D. is a Comprehensive Ophthalmologist and specialist in Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus. Dr. Chan graduated from Georgetown University and earned her Medical Degree at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in New Jersey. She completed her residency at Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center in New York, and followed with a Fellowship in Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh / University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. Prior to joining Doctor & Associates, Dr. Chan was in private practice in Rhode Island, where she also served as a Residency Instructor in Ophthalmology at the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, precepting ophthalmology residents in both general and pediatric ophthalmology clinics, and provided consultation services at Hasbro Children’s Hospital and Women & Infants Hospital in Providence, RI.
At Doctor & Associates, Dr. Chan provides routine eye exams, consultation and treatment for adults and children. She evaluates those needing eyeglasses, or those with failed vision screenings. She also provides medical and surgical treatment of more complex disorders such as cataracts, strabismus (misalignment of the eyes), amblyopia (lazy eye), nasolacrimal duct obstruction (blocked tear ducts) and childhood ptosis (droopy eyelid).
Dr. Chan is certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology, and is a Fellow of both the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus.