M. Chris Monson, M.D.

Dr. Chris Monson was born in Renton and graduated Cum Laude from Washington State University and received his medical degree from the University of Washington School of Medicine in 1989.  He completed his internship and residency and ocular pathology fellowship at the University of Utah Moran Eye Center.  He is Board Certified by the American Academy of Ophthalmology.

Dr. Monson specializes in no-stitch cataract surgery using standard, astigmatic or multifocal implants.  His medical expertise encompasses refractive surgery and the treatment of retinal disease and glaucoma.  Dr. Monson has also published many research papers in respected medical journals.  In his spare time he does volunteer work for the Renton Lion’s Club vision program and enjoys salmon fishing, camping, and golf.