Dr. Abel Li, MD, OD

Dr. Abel Li, MD, ODDr. Abel Li, MD, OD has unique dual training in both ophthalmology and optometry, with accredited specialty training in ophthalmology from Yale University. He has been a board- certified ophthalmologist with specialty training in glaucoma and cataract surgery for 20 years. He has been in the optical business for 25 years.

Prior to medical school, Dr. Li received his Bachelor of Science and Doctor of Optometry (OD) degrees from the University of Houston. He then received his Doctor of Medicine (MD) degree from the University of Texas. After one year of internship at the prestigious Lyndon B. Johnson General Hospital in Houston, he completed his ophthalmology residency at New York Albany Medical Center. He then completed a fellowship in glaucoma at Yale University School of Medicine. At Yale, he had the opportunity to train and work with many world-renowned

With his extensive training Dr. Li offers expert medical care for patients with a wide range of eye diseases. He specializes in medical and laser treatment of glaucoma and is an experienced eye surgeon with over 10,000 ocular surgical cases performed in his career.
In his free time, Dr. Li enjoys swimming, hiking in the Pacific NW outdoors, and rooting for the Seahawks on weekends. He has lived in the State of Washington with his wife since 2000 along with their two sons.


Yale University School of Medicine, Fellowship in Glaucoma
New York Albany Medical Center, Residency in Ophthalmology
Lyndon B. Johnson General Hospital, Internship
University of Texas, MD University of Houston, OD, BS