Dr. Jenny Yu is the Vice Chair of Clinical Operations for the Department of Ophthalmology, UPMC Eye Center. Dr. Yu also serves on the Orbital, Oculoplastic, and Aesthetic Surgery Service, and is an Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology, University of Pittsburgh.
Dr. Yu attended The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, where she received a BS with distinction, with honors in biochemistry and later her MD through their College of Medicine and Public Health. Dr. Yu completed her residency at St. Vincent Hospital - Worcester, Worcester, Massachusetts, and the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine.
Dr. Yu is a member of these professional organizations:
American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO)
Association of Research and Vision in Ophthalmology (ARVO)
North American Skull-base Society (NASBS)
A few of Dr. Yu’s most recent publications/presentations include:
Katherine E. Duncan, Eric W. Wang, Juan C. Fernandez-Miranda, Jenny Y. Yu. The Utility of Image Guidance in Developing Minimally Invasive Periorbital Approaches of the Skull Base. Journal of Neurological Surgery – Part B. Vol 79 Suppl. S1/2017.
Ares WJ, Tonetti D, Yu JY, Monaco EA, Flickinger JC, Lunsford LD. Gamma Knife Radiosurgery for Uveal Metastases: Report of three cases and a review of the literature. American Journal of Ophthalmology. 2016. doi: 10.1016/j.ajo.2016.11.009.
Davidson EH, Wang EW, Yu JY, Fernandez-Miranda JC, Wang DJ, Li Y, Miller M, Sivak WN, Bourne D, Wang H, Solari MG, Schuman JS, Washington KM. Clinical Considerations for Vascularized Composite Allotransplantation of the Eye. J Craniofac Surg. 2016 Aug 10.
Davis KS, Vosler PS, Yu J, Wang EW. Intraoperative Image Guidance Improves Outcomes in Complex Orbital Reconstruction by Novice Surgeons. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2016 Jul;74(7):1410-5. doi: 10.1016/j.joms.2016.02.023.
Dr. Yu is the Team Ophthalmologist for the Pittsburgh Penguins.
View a list of Dr. Yu’s publications here.