Yasir Ahmed, MD is a Board Certified Ophthalmologist specializing in Cornea, Cataract, and Refractive surgery. He is experienced in small incision, no suture or patch cataract surgery including laser assisted cataract surgery and advanced technology lens implants. He is also trained in complex cataract surgery, lens exchanges and secondary IOLs as well as corneal transplants (PK, DSEK, and DMEK). Dr. Ahmed believes in continually learning and providing the latest treatments for his patients. He is a member of American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons, American Academy of Ophthalmology, Texas Medical Association and Harris County Medical Society. Dr. Ahmed grew up in Baltimore County Maryland and attended University of Maryland, where he graduated Cum Laude.
Subsequently, his education led him to New England where he attended Brown University for medical school. He became passionate about ophthalmology during medical school after working with eye surgery simulator and has fueled his passion and understanding of the field through great mentorship during his career. He pursued an internal medicine internship at Mount Auburn Hospital of Harvard Medical School. Dr. Ahmed completed ophthalmology residency at Penn State Hershey Medical Center followed by Cornea & External Disease fellowship at Wills Eye Hospital.
Outside of ophthalmology, Dr. Ahmed likes to spend time with his growing family and has interests in basketball, exercise, and cars. Dr. Ahmed looks forward to providing you personalized eye care at both our Southwest and Southeast Houston offices.
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Cataract patients now have multiple options to see at both near and far distances after cataract surgery! Individuals suffering from cataracts previously had only a mono-focal lens implant option after surgery. NEW multi-focal IOL technology can now decrease dependence on glasses after surgery. If you are seeking the ReSTOR® IOL we have qualified surgeons waiting to help you see better!Cataract Surgery