Comprehensive ophthalmology services are now offered in Hilo on the Big Island of Hawaii, including the following:

  • Full optical, eye glasses, contact lens fitting
  • Small incision, sutureless cataract surgery
  • Intraocular lens implant surgery including premium multifocus lens implants
  • Pterygium removal
  • Advanced glaucoma management, including laser and surgery
  • Selective laser trabeculoplasty for glaucoma
  • Visual field testing
  • Laser iridotomy for narrow angles
  • Prokera treatment for corneal disease
  • Retinal injections and laser for macular degeneration and diabetic retinopathy
  • Night blindness testing
  • Botox® for blepharospasm, hemifacial spasp
  • Botox® and fillers for cosmetic/aesthetic care
  • Picosure laser for age spots, acne scarring, tattoo removal

Dr. Ng and Dr. Kurohara-Slater offer their Big Island patients surgery in Hilo at arguably, the finest ambulatory care center in the state, the Hilo Community Surgery Center.   This warm, friendly, immaculate surgical theatre boasts the latest in ophthalmic equipment.

The Big Island may be an underserved community, however, we have been fortunate  to ensure the highest level of care available by extending our services.


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Ludwig Ophthalmology Centre
47 Lanihuli Street
Hilo, Hawai`i 96720
Phone: 808-961-4711
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