William M. Tang. M.D.
Dr. Tang has been providing retinal evaluations and performing retina surgeries for patients from all over Massachusetts for over 20 years. Dr. Tang sees patients with all sorts of retinal disorders, such as Macular Degeneration. He performs eye injections of Avastin, Eylea, Lucentis, as well as the newly approved medications. He performs in-office retinal laser and gas bubble treatments. Dr. Tang is often the retina surgeon called upon to perform urgent repairs for patients with retinal detachment, macular hole, and complication after previous cataract surgery. Dr. Tang also sees patients with complex eye problems related to systemic health. Sometimes during a retinal evaluation, Dr. Tang may discover clues to a more serious underlying illness. Consequently, he may make recommendations that has a vital impact for the patient’s overall health. Most patients see Dr. Tang at the recommendation of their own doctors. Many doctors send their own family members to see Dr. Tang.
Dr. Tang performs retina surgery at Surgisite Boston, located in Waltham, Mass, a state-of-the-art eye surgery center with over 60 eye surgeons. Dr. Tang is affiliated with Mass General Brigham, Tufts Medical Center, Newton-Wellesley Hospital, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Needham, and Metrowest Medical Center. He regularly gives lectures to other eye doctors Massachusetts as part of a Continuing Education program. He holds academic appointments at Tufts University School of Medicine and at UMass Medical School. He is a member of the American Society of Retina Specialists, and a fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology.
Dr. Tang is a Retina Specialist and Surgeon, his office located in Natick, Massachusetts. Dr. Tang received his medical degree from Johns Hopkins School of Medicine in 1993. He is board-certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology. He received his ophthalmology residency training at the Medical College of Wisconsin, and then completed his retina fellowship in Boston in 1998. He was an Instructor at Harvard Medical School. He is currently a retina surgeon at the Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary.