David M. Wu, M.D., Ph.D., is a vitreoretinal surgeon and scientist seeing patients in Baltimore and Bethesda, Maryland. He specializes in diseases of the retina, including retinal detachments, diabetic retinopathy, retinal vascular occlusions, age-related macular degeneration, vitreomacular traction, macular holes, and epiretinal membranes.
Dr. Wu is an expert in the repair of complex retinal detachments including those secondary to diabetic tractional detachment, proliferative vitreoretinopathy and trauma. Before joining the Wilmer Eye Institute, in 2019 he was on the faculty at Harvard Medical School, where he was a sought after teacher of retinal surgery and named one of Boston’s top doctors. Dr. Wu is one of the few vitreoretinal surgeons with expertise in using cutting-edge molecular technologies to advance research from bench to bedside.