Dr. Charles Birnbach

Dr. Birnbach received his Medical Degree with honors from New York University School of Medicine. He completed both his ophthalmology residency and a two-year fellowship in diseases and surgery of the retina and vitreous at the University of Washington.

Dr. Birnbach is board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology. He sees patients at our offices in Seattle and Bellevue. He specializes in treatment for macular degeneration and diabetic retinopathy, and performs surgery for many conditions including retinal detachment, epiretinal membrane and macular hole.

Dr. Birnbach is a past president of the Washington Academy of  Eye Physicians and Surgeons, and currently serves on the board of the Washington Ambulatory Surgery Center Association.  He currently participates in clinical trials with other members of our group.

Dr. Birnbach lives in Seattle with his wife, Dr. Sangeeta Hingorani, who is a pediatric nephrologist at Children’s Hospital.  They have a 15 year old son and twin 10 year old boys.  Dr. Birnbach loves to golf and waterski in his (very) limited spare time.

Office Location(s)

Accepting new patients

Hidden Valley Office Park
1750 112th Ave NE
Suite D 050
Bellevue, Washington 98004
2205 W Dolarway Rd.
Suite 2
Ellensburg, Washington 98926
321 Ramsay Way
Suite 107
Kent, Washington 98032
Nordstrom Tower
1229 Madison St.
Suite 620
Seattle, Washington 98104


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