Kevin Jwo, MD is a Board Certified, fellowship-trained surgical ophthalmologist specializing in Glaucoma with Beach Eye Medical Group in Irvine and Huntington Beach. Doctor Jwo was valedictorian of his high school class at Mount Sinai High School in New York. He then graduated from Harvard University cum laude with a degree in Biology and studied medicine at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Subsequently, he completed an ophthalmology residency at Montefiore Medical Center where he was chosen to be Chief Resident during his final year. Most recently he was selected to complete a prestigious fellowship at the University of California, Irvine where he trained with world-class glaucoma specialists, learning to manage glaucoma of the highest complexity.
Doctor Jwo’s clinical interests and expertise lie in cataract surgery and treating glaucoma through a variety of medical, laser, and surgical techniques. He performs a wide array of procedures including trabeculectomy, glaucoma drainage implants, as well as Minimally Invasive Glaucoma Surgery (MIGS) such as iStent, Trabectome, and Cypass.