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  • Jennifer Hui, MD

    Jennifer Hui, MD


    • Ophthalmology*
    • * Indicates Board Certified in this Specialty
    Palm Desert

    Location Details

    The Eyelid Institute
    41990 Cook Street
    Building F, Suite 1007
    Palm Desert, CA 92211

    Jennifer Hui, MD


    • Ophthalmology*
    • * Indicates Board Certified in this Specialty
    Dr. Hui was born and raised in Orange County, California.  She attended the University of California, Los Angeles for her undergraduate studies as a Regents Scholar.  She graduated Phi Beta Kappa and was a member of the Phi Eta Sigma, Alpha Lambda Delta and Golden Key National Honor Societies.  She then completed her medical education at the University of California, San Francisco, which is ranked in the top 5 medical schools nationally.

    She stayed locally and completed her internship at Scripps Mercy Hospital in San Diego, widely regarded as one of the most competitive transitional internships in the country.  She then had the privilege of completing both her Ophthalmology residency and Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery/Orbital Oncology fellowship at the world renowned Bascom Palmer Eye Institute in Miami, FL.  Bascom Palmer ( is consistently ranked the #1 eye hospital and residency training program in the country in U.S. News and World Report.

    Dr. Jennifer Hui is board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology.  She served as an Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology at the Bascom Palmer Eye Institute for 3 years as a member of the Oculoplastics department.  In 2012 she returned to her native Southern California to be closer to her family and open her practice.  Dr. Hui is a member of numerous societies, including the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the California Academy of Eye Physicians and Surgeons, the California Medical Association, and the Riverside County Medical Association. She was inducted as a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons in 2012.  She is also an Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology at Loma Linda University where she enjoys teaching the residents and treating patients an academic setting.  

    Dr. Hui specializes in:
    - Cosmetic eyelid surgery
    - Revisional eyelid surgery
    - Eyelid reconstruction (congenital disorders, trauma, cancer, post-surgical)
    - Eyelid cancer
    - Orbital conditions (inflammation, benign conditions, malignant tumors)
    - Orbital fractures
    - Thyroid Eye Disease
    - Facial/orbital trauma
    - Enucleation/Exenteration
    - Lacrimal conditions (dry eyes, disorders of the tear drainage system, trauma)
    - Non-invasive facial rejuvenation (dermal fillers and botulinum toxin)
    - Professional skin care line 

    At The Eyelid Institute we pride ourselves on providing our patients with personalized, professional attention and care. My staff and I look forward to meeting you in person.

    Professional Details

    • English
    • 16 years
    • 12 years

    Professional Education

    • UCSF School of Medicine
    • Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego & Chula Vista
    • Bascom Palmer Eye Institute
    • Bascom Palmer Eye Institute

    Board Certification

    • American Board of Ophthalmology
    Publication Date: April 17, 2024