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Lingling Huang, MD, Ophthalmology, La Jolla, CA, UC San Diego Medical Center - Hillcrest


Ophthalmology La Jolla, CA


Attending Physician/Assistant Professor

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Education & Training

  • Oregon Health & Science University
    Oregon Health & Science UniversityFellowship, Ocular Immunology/Uveitis, 2022 - 2023
  • University of California (San Diego) Medical Center
    University of California (San Diego) Medical CenterResidency, Ophthalmology, 2019 - 2022
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
    Massachusetts General HospitalInternship, Internal Medicine, 2018 - 2019
  • Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine
    Washington University in St. Louis School of MedicineClass of 2018
  • Duke University
    Duke UniversityPhD, Molecular Cancer Biology, 2009 - 2014
  • Tsinghua University
    Tsinghua UniversityBS, Biology, 2005 - 2009

Certifications & Licensure

  • CA State Medical License
    CA State Medical License 2019 - 2025
  • OR State Medical License
    OR State Medical License 2022 - 2025
  • MA State Medical License
    MA State Medical License 2018 - 2019
  • American Board of Ophthalmology Ophthalmology

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Glasgow-Rubin Citation for Academic Achievement at Washington University School of Medicine American Medical Women’s Association, 2018
  • Distinguished Student Scholarship Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, 2014-2018
  • Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) Honor Medical Society 2017
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Publications & Presentations


Journal Articles

  • Acanthamoeba-associated retinitis successfully treated with intravitreal and systemic antimicrobials  
    Lingling Huang, Eric Suhler, Christopher Rosenberg, David Ta Kim, Kevin L. Winthrop, Thuy Doan, Phoebe Lin, American Journal of Ophthalmology Case Reports
  • Human MPox (Monkeypox) Virus Membranous Keratoconjunctivitis With Transient Corneal Hypoesthesia and Late Symblepharon Formation: A Novel Case and Clinical Implications.  
    Uner O, Hubbard D, Torres-Quinones, C, Pegany, R, Huang L, Ponsetto M; Fletcher M; Sikka M, Nanji, A, Redd T, Stutzman R, Chamberlain W, Kim D., Cornea, 1/11/2023
  • Automated Detection of Posterior Vitreous Detachment on Optical Coherence Tomography Using Computer Vision and Deep Learning Algorithms  
    Alexa L. Li, Moira Feng, Zixi Wang, Sally L. Baxter, Lingling Huang, Justin Arnett, Dirk-Uwe G. Bartsch, David E. Kuo, Bharanidharan Radha Saseendrakumar, Joy Guo, Eri..., Ophthalmology Science, 2022
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  • A novel pathogenic mutation of the TIMP3 gene in Sorsby Fundus Dystrophy
    Huang, Lingling; Huffman, Kristyn; Borooah, Shyamanga; Bakall, Benjamin, The Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO) Annual Meeting, 5/4/2021
  • GLI inhibition as a new strategy to treat lung squamous cell carcinoma (abstract)
    Huang L, Walter V, Hayes N, Onaitis M, In: Proceedings of the 2014 AACR-IASLC Joint Conference on the Molecular 2 Origins of Lung Cancer; 2014 Jan 6-9; San Diego, California. Philadelphia (PA): AACR; Clinical Cancer Research 2014; 20(2 Suppl): Abstract nr A25, 1/2014
  • Inhibition of HEDGEHOG-GLI signaling suppresses tumor progression in squamous lung cancer (abstract).
    Huang L, Walter V, Hayes N, Onaitis M, In: Proceedings of the 2013 AACR-NCI-EORTC International Conference on Molecular Targets and Cancer Therapeutics; 2013 Oct 19-23; Boston, Massachusetts. Philadelphia (PA): AACR; Mol Cancer Ther 2013; 12(11 Suppl): Abstract nr B236, 10/2013


  • 2017 International Society For Minimally Invasive Cardiothoracic Surgery Annual Scientific Meeting 
    Huang L, Shen Y, Onaitis M
    Rome, Italy - 6/9/2017

Professional Memberships

Other Languages

  • Chinese (Mandarin)

Hospital Affiliations