Surgery Center of Silverdale specializes in all aspects of eye care which treat cataracts, glaucoma, retinal and vitreous diseases, diabetic retinopathy, corneal diseases, corneal transplants, pediatric ophthalmology, cosmetic and reconstructive surgery of the eyes and face. Our ophthalmologist are the best in the area and are trained and certified in both eye surgery and plastic surgery making them the best qualified to perform delicate and complex procedures.
Get To Know Us
Dr. Deanne Nakamoto joined Surgery Center of Silverdale in 2010. She specializes in cataracts, glaucoma, (damage to the optic nerve) and uveitis (inflammation in the eye).
Dr. Nakamoto was born and raised in Honolulu, Hawaii. She received her undergraduate degree from Harvard University in Biochemistry and her Medical Doctor degree from Yale School of Medicine. She then completed an Internal Medicine internship at Yale-New Haven Hospital and Waterbury Hospital in Connecticut. Her Ophthalmology residency was served at Yale-New Haven Hospital and the Yale Eye Center, where she also was elected Chief Resident in 2008-09.
Dr. Nakamoto completed a fellowship in glaucoma and ocular inflammatory disease at Eye Disease Consultants, LLC, in Hartford, Connecticut. She specializes in the medical and surgical management (both laser and incisional surgery) of glaucoma. Her uveitis expertise encompasses autoimmune and infectious inflammatory disease; ocular manifestations of systemic disease; and surgical, medical, and immunomodulatory therapies for uveitis.
She lectures regularly on glaucoma and uveitis topics at state conferences. She is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the American Glaucoma Society, and the American Uveitis Society. Dr. Nakamoto has been elected by her peers for inclusion in Best Doctors in America® in 2013 to 2018; only those doctors recognized as the top 5% of their respective specialty earn the honor of being named one of the Best Doctors in America.
Dr. Cheung is a board-certified ophthalmologist. He graduated with honors from McGill University Medical School, Montreal in 1991. The following year, he did his internship at the University of California, Los Angeles. His ophthalmology residency was at the University of Minnesota from 1993 to 1996. Following his residency, he completed a pediatric ophthalmology fellowship at University of Toronto in 1997 and a genetics fellowship there in 1998.
In 2017, Dr. Cheung, was very honored to be appointed to Governor Jay Inslee’s Quality CheungAssurance Commission.
The Governor’s Commission regulates the competency and quality of medical professionals licensed to practice medicine and surgery by establishing, monitoring, and enforcing qualifications for licensing, consistent standards of practice, continuing competency mechanisms and discipline.
Dr. Cheung has been living in Kitsap County since 1998. He is married to Danielle, another physician, and they have a daughter, Claire, and a set of twins. In his free-time, he enjoys cooking, running, and traveling. He traveled around the world once in 1993.
Dr. Martha Leen is a board certified, fellowship trained ophthalmologist specializing in cataracts and glaucoma.
Dr. Leen was born and raised on Long Island, New York. She received both her Undergraduate and Medical Degree from Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. She completed a medical internship at Rhode Island Hospital/ Brown University and an ophthalmology residency at Hahnemann University Hospital in Philadelphia. She then completed a prestigious Glaucoma Fellowship at Wills Eye Hospital in Philadelphia.
In 1993, Dr. Leen joined the Department of Ophthalmology at the University of Washington in Seattle as a full-time faculty Glaucoma Specialist. In 1996, she moved to the Kitsap Peninsula.
Dr. Leen has published numerous articles and book chapters in her field and is recognized as a local and national expert in management of glaucoma. She has given over 100 lectures on glaucoma-related topics, both locally and at national meetings. At the American Academy of Ophthalmology annual meeting, Dr. Leen serves as an instructor for courses on surgical techniques, including combined glaucoma/ cataract surgery and drainage devices. In 2007 she became one of the first Certified Instructors for the NeoMedix Trabectome Glaucoma Surgical Procedure. She has also been a co-investigator in several multicenter pharmaceutical and surgical glaucoma studies.
Dr. Leen provides a complete range of Glaucoma services, including evaluation, medical treatment, laser surgery and incisional surgery. She has a special interest in the complex and advanced glaucomas.
Dr Leen has been selected by her peers for inclusion in The Best Doctors in America® from 1996-2018; only those doctors recognized as the top 5% of their respective specialty earn the honor of being named one of the Best Doctors in America.
Dr. Kremer is a native of Seattle. He graduated from the University of Washington in Physics and the University of Washington School of Medicine, both with honors distinction. He interned at Virginia Mason, then completed residency training at Boston University and Harvard Hospitals in Boston. He then completed a year long fellowship in corneal and refractive surgery in San Francisco.
He performs corneal and refractive surgery weekly, in addition to sutureless cataract surgery, corneal transplants and DSEK targeted tissue transplants. He has performed tens of thousands of surgical procedures.
Dr. Kremer worked at a medical clinic in the Dominican Republic performing surgery and providing medical care in the small town of Barahona. He and the team perform surgical procedures on immigrants, the poor, adults and children in need of care.
Dr. Kremer was the President of the Kitsap County Medical Society in 2013, an organization of more than 300 physicians. In 2011 he served as President of the Kitsap County Medical Society Charitable Foundation. The Foundation is the largest charitable organization on the peninsula focusing on community health.
He lectures regularly on corneal, refractive and anterior segment topics to both the public and other physicians. He has presented lectures to eye physicians at the University of Washington, Tacoma, Seattle, in Hawaii and in Kitsap County.
Dr. Kremer has been selected by his peers for inclusion in Best Doctors in America® from 2007-2018; only those doctors recognized as the top 5% of their respective specialty earn the honor of being named one of the Best Doctors in America.