Lingmin (Lisa) He, M.D.

Dr. Lingmin (Lisa) He is a board certified ophthalmologist specializing in the medical and surgical treatment of vitreoretinal disease. She grew up in Cupertino, CA and has a B.S. with distinction and Phi Beta Kappa in biological sciences, an M.S. in management science and engineering, and an M.D. from Stanford University. She stayed at Stanford for her residency training in Ophthalmology, before leaving the Bay Area for two years to pursue a medical and surgical retina fellowship at the Wilmer Eye Institute of Johns Hopkins.

Dr. He has extensive research experience with over 30 published papers and chapters. She has a keen interest in entrepreneurship, especially in the creation of new medical technologies. She has worked on the development of femtosecond assisted cataract surgery, the treatment of retinal vascular diseases, and the use of mobile technology to improve physician communication and patient care. She is an active member of the American Society of Retina Specialists, American Academy of Ophthalmology, Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology, American Medical Association, as well as regional medical groups.

Dr. He is fluent in Mandarin Chinese and speaks rudimentary Spanish. Outside of medicine, she enjoys exploring new countries, cooking and discovering new delicious foods.

Curriculum Vitae Summary


Stanford University
Stanford, CA

Master Degree

Stanford University
Stanford, CA

Medical School

Stanford University School of Medicine
Stanford, CA


Department of Ophthalmology
Stanford University Medical Center
Stanford, CAL


Wilmer Eye Institute
Johns Hopkins University
Baltimore, MD