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Dr. Deeba Husain, MD

Ophthalmology* Age 61
Dr. Deeba Husain, MD
4.8 (24 Ratings)
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Dr. Deeba Husain, MD is an Ophthalmology Specialist in Boston, MA.
Dr. Deeba Husain, MD
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Dr. Deeba Husain, MD

Ophthalmology* Age 61
Boston, MA
Accepting new patients
38 years of experience
Dr. Deeba Husain, MD is an Ophthalmology Specialist in Boston, MA.

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Dr. Deeba Husain, MD is an Ophthalmology Specialist in Boston, MA and has 38 years experience. They graduated from Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Aligarh, Aligarh Muslim University in 1986 and completed a residency at Mass Eye and Ear Infirmary.They currently practice at Mass Eye And Ear. Dr. Husain has experience treating conditions like Serous Detachment Retina, Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear and Disorder of Choroid among other conditions at varying frequencies. At present, Dr. Husain received an average rating of 4.8/5 from patients and has been reviewed 24 times. Their office accepts new patients. Dr. Husain also speaks Hindi. Dr. Husain is board certified in Ophthalmology and accepts multiple insurance plans.

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Serous Detachment Retina
Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
Disorder of Choroid
Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
Serous Detachment Retina
Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
Disorder of Choroid
Chorioretinal Scars
Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
Diabetic Retinopathy
Eye Cancer
Retinal Vascular Occlusion
Vitreous Hemorrhage
Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
Benign Neoplasm of Eye
Drusen
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Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Dry Eyes
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Eyelid Disorders
Lacrimal Gland Disorder
Macular Hole
Macular or Retinal Edema
Tear Duct Disorders
Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Accommodation Disorders
Acute Endophthalmitis
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
Blepharitis
Blindness
Cataract
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Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
Conjunctival Hemorrhage
Corneal Diseases
Degenerative Disorders of Globe
Endophthalmitis
Eye Infections
Floaters
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Glaucoma
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Hypertensive Retinopathy
Iridocyclitis
Lazy Eye
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Migraine
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Nearsightedness
Ocular Hypertension
Progressive High Myopia
Retinal Dystrophy
Retinal Hemorrhage
Retinal Neovascularization
Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
Retinoschisis
Senile Cataracts
Squamous Blepharitis
Stye
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Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
Visual Field Defects
Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
Vitreoretinal Surgery
Allergic Conjunctivitis
Astigmatism
Blind Hypotensive Eye
Chalazion
Chorioretinitis
Choroidal Dystrophy
Choroidal Hemorrhage Rupture
Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
Chronic Endophthalmitis
Color Blindness
Conjunctiva Degeneration Deposit
Contusion of the Eyeball
Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
Diabetic Cataracts
Diplopia
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Dislocation of Lens
Disseminated Chorioretinitis and Disseminated Retinochoroiditis
Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
Exotropia
Eye Pain
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Eyeball Contusion
Eyelid Spasm
Farsightedness
Focal Chorioretinitis and Focal Retinochoroiditis
Foreign Body in Eye
Foveal and Macular Hypoplasia
Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
Herpetic Keratitis
Hyphema
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Hypotony of Eye
Juvenile Macular Degeneration
Keratitis
Keratoconus
Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
Non-Magnetic Retained Intraocular Foreign Body
Nystagmus
Optic Neuritis
Optic Papillitis
Orbital Cellulitis
Pinguecula
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
Pituitary Gland Cancer
Presbyopia
Purulent Endophthalmitis
Retinal Cysts
Retinal Ischemia
Retinal Telangiectasia
Retinal Vasculitis
Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
Staphyloma Posticum
Strabismus
Trichiasis
B-Scan Ultrasound
Canthoplasty and Canthopexy
Canthotomy
Cataract Removal Surgery
Cornea Surgery
Cornea Transplant
Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
Eye Test
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Eyelid Surgery
Farnsworth Lantern Test
Foreign Body Removal from Eye
Ocular Prosthetics
Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
Ultrasound
Vision Screening

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Locations

  1. 1 Mass Eye and Ear
    243 Charles St, Boston, MA 02114

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Likelihood to recommend Dr. Husain
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Oct 06, 2023
Very efficient intake and wait time was minimal. Dr. Husain listened to my concerns and answered my questions in a way I could understand. I felt that my needs were met and that I will have great ongoing support for my eye health.
— Oct 06, 2023
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About Me

Care Philosophy
  • Dr. Deeba Husain is a fellowship-trained retina specialist at Mass. Eye and Ear, Stoneham Eye Center with a focus in macular degeneration/diabetic retinopathy.

Care Philosophy
Biography
  • Dr. Deeba Husain, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Boston, MA and has over 37 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Aligarh, Aligarh Muslim University in 1986. She specializes in Ophthalmology.
Biography
Languages Spoken
Hindi
Languages Spoken
Specialties*
Ophthalmology
Specialties*
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Education

Education

Medical Education
  • Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Aligarh, Aligarh Muslim University
    1986
Medical Education

Board Certifications

Board Certifications
  • Ophthalmology
Board Certifications
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Internship

Internship
  • Newton Wellesley Hospital
Internship

Residency

Residency Hospital
  • Mass Eye and Ear Infirmary
Residency Hospital

Fellowship

Fellowship Hospital
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Fellowship Hospital
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New patients are generally accepted by Dr. Deeba Husain, MD. To arrange an appointment, call the number on Dr. Husain's profile.

Dr. Husain frequently treats the following conditions: Serous Detachment Retina, Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear and Disorder of Choroid. See more on Sharecare.

Yes, Dr. Deeba Husain, MD holds board certification in Ophthalmology.