Dennis P. Han, MD

Dennis Han, MD

Jack A. & Elaine Klieger Professor of Ophthalmology

Chief, Retina Service

(414) 955-2020
(414) 955-6300 (fax)

The Eye Institute
925 N. 87th St.
Milwaukee, WI 53226


Best Doctors

Patient Care Emphasis

  • Diseases of the Macula, Retina and Uvea
  • Diseases and Surgery of the Retina and Vitreous
  • Ocular Trauma
  • Laser Surgery

Current Research Interests

  • Endophthalmitis
  • Macular Disease and Function
  • Process Improvement in Health Care

Honors and Society Memberships

  • Listed in Best Doctors in America: 1996-Present
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society, 1980
  • Member, Honor Award Recipient, and Senior Achievement Award Recipient, American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Member, American Ophthalmological Society
  • Member and Honor Award Recipient, American Society of Retina Specialists
  • Editorial Board, JAMA Ophthalmology
  • Member, Aspen Retinal Detachment Society
  • Member, Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology
  • Member, Macula Society
  • Member, Milwaukee Ophthalmologic Society
  • Board Member, Prevent Blindness Wisconsin
  • Member, Retina Society
  • Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society, 1978


  • MD, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI

Post Graduate Training

  • Research Fellowship, Neuro-Ophthalmology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA
  • Internship, Medical Center Hospital of Vermont, Berlin, VT
  • Residency, University of Iowa, Department of Ophthalmology, Iowa City, IA
  • Fellowship, Vitreoretinal Surgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Eye Institute, Milwaukee, WI

Recent Publications


Revised March, 2017