Conveniently located to serve Honolulu and Hawaii
One of America’s Top Ophthalmologists
Dr. Melanie Tantisira has been recognized as one of America’s Top Ophthalmologists since 2007.
Board Certified Ophthalmologist in the State of Hawaii, Dr. Tantisira’s practice is at the Medical Arts Building on 1010 S King St., Honolulu, Hawaii 96814. She provides general ophthalmology care, including complete eye examinations, diabetic eye examinations, dry eye care and glaucoma treatment. With an in-house optical shop and experience with contact lens fittings, Dr. Tantisira also offers one-stop vision care. If you have an urgent eye problem or are in a rush, we offer same day appointments. Hospital privileges are with the largest hospital in Hawaii, The Queen’s Medical Center.
In 1994, Dr. Tantisira was one of the first surgeons in the State of Hawaii to perform no-shot, no-stitch, no-patch cataract surgery.
As required for all training ophthalmologists, she learned to perform cosmetic and corrective eyelid surgery during her residency program. Her interest and passion in learning the procedure and technique stayed with her as she continues to enjoy performing these surgeries.
Dr. Tantisira has over 32 years experience with delicate surgery and injectable ophthalmic therapies and is well known for her ability to treat patients with a gentle, artistic hand. Her experience guides her individualized plan for each patient.
She established her own practice in 2004, and concentrates on providing premium, patient-centered eye care.