Dr. Zhang Yan commenced her training at the Zhongshan Ophthalmology Center of Sun Yat-sen University in 2010. She has been working in the Vitreoretinal Department of Zhongshan Ophthalmic Center as an attending physician since 2015.
Dr. Zhang is proficient in the diagnosis and treatment of common diseases in ophthalmology. Her experience lies in the diagnosis and treatment of vitreoretinal diseases (such as retinal detachment and diabetic retinopathy), including intravitreal injection, retinal imaging diagnosis and report writing, retinal laser therapy, vitreoretinal surgery and so on.
As a lead author, Dr. Zhang has published 14 papers, four of which are included in SCI. She has also presided over a foundation of nature in Guangdong Province and two youth foundations of the State Key Laboratory of Ophthalmology. An avid reader and writer, she has translated and published a translated book.
Dr. Zhang speaks English, Mandarin and Cantonese.