Practicing for over 14 years as a board-certified Ophthalmologist, Dr. Benjamin B. Chun has completed more than 7,000 cataract surgical procedures and over 10,000 laser procedures.
In addition to providing general eye care, he also treats glaucoma, diabetes related eye conditions, macular degeneration, and dry eye. He currently serves as the Medical Director of The Cataract & Laser Institute of Pittsburgh. Dr. Chun graduated from a combined program from Dartmouth and Brown Universities with a medical degree.
During medical school, he joined the Health Professional Scholarship Program with the United States Army. Dr. Chun completed his internship at Tripler Army Medical Center followed by a tour as a General Medical Officer at MacDonald Hospital in Ft. Eustis, Virginia. He then attended Flight Surgeon training at Ft. Rucker, Alabama. Among Dr. Chun’s accomplishments is serving as Chief of an overseas military Eyes, Ears, and Nose Clinic for three years. With all his adventures abroad, Dr. Chun is happy to now be living in Pittsburgh. Dr. Chun and his wife have two beautiful (and smart) children. In his spare time, he enjoys time with his family and watching his favorite team play football. Dr. Chun is a SERIOUS fan and hasn’t missed a game in over 15 years! GO STEELERS! Dr. Chun is board-certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology.