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Linda M. Tsai, MD

Professor, Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

Specialty Areas

Refractive Surgery
Intraocular Lens Implants

Board Certifications


Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Refractive cataract surgery (accommodative and multi-focal intraocular implants), comprehensive eye care including glaucoma, macular degeneration, diabetes retinopathy, LASIK surgery.

  • Location(s)
  • Education
  • Publication & Research



Barnes-Jewish Center for Outpatient Health

4901 Forest Park Avenue
St. Louis, MO 63108

Floor: 6
Office Phone: 314-362-3937
Fax: 314-362-3725

Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital
Medical Building Two

10 Barnes West Drive
Creve Coeur, MO 63141

Suite: Suite 201
Office Phone: 314-996-3300
Fax: 314-996-3490



Residency: Ophthalmology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 1999
Medical Degree: Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, Illinois 1995
Research: Howard Hughes Research, NIH, Bethesda, Maryland 1993
B.A.: Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois 1990

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Enright, J.M., Karacal, H., Tsai, L.M. Floppy iris syndrome and cataract surgery. (2017) Current Opinion in Ophthalmology, 28 (1), pp. 29-34.


Paley, G.L., Chuck, R.S., Tsai, L.M. Corneal-based surgical presbyopic therapies and their application in pseudophakic patients. (2016) Journal of Ophthalmology, 2016, art. no. 5263870,


Shoss, B.L., Tsai, L.M.Postoperative care in cataract surgery. (2013) Current Opinion in Ophthalmology, 24 (1), pp. 66-73.


Tsai, L.M., Jampol, L.M. Multiple Evanescent White-Dot Syndrome. (2005) Retina: Fourth Edition, 2-3, pp. 1785-1791.


Tsai, L., Jampol, L.M., Pollock, S.C., Olk, J. Chronic recurrent multiple evanescent white dot syndrome. (1994) Retina, 14 (2), pp. 160-163.