Peng Yan

Peng Yan, MD, FRCSC

Education: Dr. Yan completed his medical degree at the university of British Columbia and Ophthalmology residency at the University of Ottawa. Following residency training, Dr. Yan further pursued subspecialty fellowship training in surgical retina at the University of Toronto through Toronto Western, SickKids and Sunnybrook Hospitals.

As a surgical retina specialist, Dr. Yan offers all surgical and medical retina services through Kensington Eye Clinic and Toronto Western Hospital.

Experience:  Dr. Yan provides full service medical and surgical retina care to patients through the Toronto Western Hospital, Kensington Eye Institute and Uptown Eye Specialist. Clinic interests include surgical management cataract surgery complications, eye trauma, retinal detachment, epi-retinal membrane, macular hole, and complications of diabetic retinopathy as well as the medical management of all types of macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, retinal vein occlusions and macular edema of various causes.

Peng Yan

Accomplishments and Awards:  Dr. Yan is an Assistant Professor at the University of Toronto’s Ophthalmology Department. As an active clinical educator, Dr. Yan is actively involved in the training of medical students, residents and clinical fellows. Dr. Yan is also actively involved in multiple research projects and clinical trials for the treatment of various retinal diseases.

Associations and Professional Memberships
  • Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
  • Canadian Ophthalmologic Society
  • Canadian Retina Society
  • American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • American Society of Retina Specialists
  • American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery