David M. Chacko, MD, PhD

David M. Chacko, MD, PhD

Ophthalmologist at Grene Vision Group Accepting new patients?Yes

Specialties

  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diseases & Surgery Of The Vitreous & Retina
  • Eye Emergency Services
  • Macular Degeneration

About Dr. David M. Chacko

David M. Chacko, MD, PhD is a vitreous and retina specialist who has been a partner at Grene Vision Group since 2001. He enjoys the variety of providing services for the elderly experiencing age-related macular degeneration, diabetic patients and performing emergency surgery for patients diagnosed with retinal detachments. Love for his patients is evident as they swap new adventures from their lives from one appointment to the next.

Dr. Chacko grew up in Frankfort, Kentucky. Dr. Chacko was a professor in the department of Ophthalmology at the University of Nebraska from 1992-2001. At Nebraska, he did extensive research on Diabetic Retinopathy and Age-Related Macular Degeneration, both of which are currently areas of clinical research for him. He and his wife, Janna, moved to the Wichita, Kansas area to raise their family in 2001. They have two children who are furthering their education out of state. Dr. Chacko enjoys taking time away from his busy schedule to relax: fishing, golfing and traveling with family and friends.

Education

Bachelor of Science at Andrews University

Medical Degree from Loma Linda University

PhD from Loma Linda University

Internship at Loma Linda University

Residency at Loma Linda University

Fellowship at University of Nebraska Medical Center

Memberships and Affiliations

American Board of Ophthalmology

American Academy of Ophthalmology