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 1996-2020; 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.