Dr. Harry Huang

Dr. Harry Huang has been in practice for over 35 years in Bethesda, Maryland. He is regularly cited as one of the top ophthalmologists in Washingtonian magazine as well as the most mentioned ophthalmologist in Washington Checkbook Magazine since 1998. He grew up in Bethesda and trained at University of Maryland for medical school and residency at the Washington Hospital Center. He is a life fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology. He is a true advocate for his patients and believes in fusing old-fashioned bedside manner with the newest and most advanced technology to provide personalized and cutting edge care. He is a self-proclaimed foodie and an "enthusiastic" golfer.

Harry H. Huang, M.D.

Practice limited to Ophthalmology and Ophthalmic Surgery Office Location: 5630 Shields DriveBethesda, MD 20817Tel: (301) 897-3322Fax: (301) 897-3292

Professional Affiliations

Board Certified, American Board of Ophthalmology, May 1989

Fellow, American Academy of Ophthalmology, 1987 to present

Member, Montgomery County Medical Society, 1987 to present

Honors and Awards

    • Mentioned, Top Doctors in the Washingtonian Magazine in the Tenth

    • Straight Publication: 2014, 2012, 2010, 2008, 2005, 2002, 1999, 1995, 1993, 1991

    • President, Osler Medical Society 2003-2004

    • Most Mentioned Ophthalmologist in Maryland in the Washington Checkbook Magazine for Third Straight Publication: 2010, 2003 and 1998

    • Mentioned, Outstanding Physician Specialists in the Washington

    • Checkbook Magazine for the fourth straight publication: 2010, 2003, 1998, and 1994

    • Most Recommended Ophthalmologist in Maryland, National Top Physicians 2002

    • Chairman, Section of Ophthalmology, Suburban Hospital, January 1993 to 1997


University of Maryland School of Medicine Medical Doctorate, May 1983

Honors and Awards

First place, 1980, Student Research Competition. Topic: Respiratory Distress Syndrome, Apneic Oxygenation and Extracorporeal Carbon Dioxide Removal

Brown University Sc. B., June 1978 Major: Applied Mathematics-Biology

Honors and Awards

Sigma Xi Honor Society, 1978

President, Asian-American Students Association, 1975-1976


Ophthalmology Residency

Washington Hospital Center, Washington, D.C.

Completed June 1987

Internal Medicine Internship

Washington Hospital Center, Washington, D.C.

Completed June 1984


Solca, M., Kolobow, T., Huang, H., Chen, V., Buckhold, D., Pierce, J., “Respiratory Distress Syndrome in Immature Lambs,” American Review of Respiratory Disease, 129: 979-984 (1984).

Solca, M., Kolobow, T., Huang, H., Pesenti, A., Buckhold, D., Pierce, J., “Management of the Antenatal Pre-term Fetal Lung in the Prevention of Respiratory Distress Syndrome in Lambs,” Biology of the Neonate, 44: 93-101 (1983).

Pesenti, A., Kolobow, T., Buckhold, D., Pierce, J., Huang, H., Chen, V., “Prevention of Hyaline Membrane Disease in Premature Lambs by Apneic Oxygenation and Extracorporeal Carbon Dioxide Removal,” Intensive Care Medicine, 8: 11-17 (1982).

Medical Research

Laboratory of Technical Development, National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute, National Institutes of Health. 1978-79, 1981.


Married, Three Children. Fluent in Chinese, Golf