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Dr. Faheem Ahmed, MD

Ophthalmology* Age 36
Dr. Faheem Ahmed, MD
5.0 (202 Ratings)

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Dr. Faheem Ahmed, MD is an Ophthalmology Specialist in McLean, VA.
Dr. Faheem Ahmed, MD
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Dr. Faheem Ahmed, MD

Ophthalmology* Age 36
McLean, VA
Accepting new patients

Offers telehealth

Dr. Faheem Ahmed, MD is an Ophthalmology Specialist in McLean, VA.

About

Dr. Faheem Ahmed, MD is an Ophthalmology Specialist in McLean, VA. They graduated from Baylor College of Medicine and completed a residency at Wills Eye Hospital. They currently practice at Eye Physicians of Virginia and are affiliated with Reston Hospital Center. Dr. Ahmed has experience treating conditions like Ischemic Optic Neuropathy, Keratitis and Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis) among other conditions at varying frequencies. At present, Dr. Ahmed received an average rating of 5.0/5 from patients and has been reviewed 202 times. Their office accepts new patients and telehealth appointments. Dr. Ahmed is board certified in Ophthalmology and accepts multiple insurance plans.

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Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
Keratitis
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
Keratitis
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
Tear Duct Surgery
Astigmatism
Corneal Diseases
Eye Infections
Accommodation Disorders
Age-Related Macular Degeneration
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Allergic Conjunctivitis
Benign Neoplasm of Eye
Blepharitis
Cataract
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Chalazion
Chorioretinal Scars
Chronic Conjunctivitis
Conjunctival Hemorrhage
Convergence Insufficiency
Corneal Ulcer
Degenerative Disorders of Globe
Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
Diabetic Retinopathy
Diplopia
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Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
Dry Eyes
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Exophoria
Eye Cancer
Eyelid Disorders
Floaters
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Foreign Body in Eye
Glaucoma
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Heterophoria
Iridocyclitis
Lacrimal Gland Disorder
Lazy Eye
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Macular Hole
Macular or Retinal Edema
Migraine
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Nearsightedness
Ophthalmoplegic Migraine
Paralytic Strabismus
Presbyopia
Progressive High Myopia
Pterygium
Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
Senile Cataracts
Squamous Blepharitis
Strabismus
Stye
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Tear Duct Disorders
Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
Visual Field Defects
Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Cataract Removal Surgery
Foreign Body Removal from Eye
Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
Acute Endophthalmitis
Anisocoria
Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
Anterior Scleritis
Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
Autoimmune Diseases
Bell's Palsy
Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
Blepharoconjunctivitis
Blindness
Blocked Tear Duct
Conjunctiva Cyst
Conjunctiva Degeneration Deposit
Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
Corneal Erosion
Diabetic Cataracts
Drusen
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Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Ectropion of Eyelid
Endophthalmitis
Entropion
Episcleritis Periodica Fugax
Esotropia
Exotropia
Eyelid Spasm
Farsightedness
Foveal and Macular Hypoplasia
Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
Headache
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Herpetic Keratitis
Hordeolum
Hypertensive Retinopathy
Hyphema
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Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Keratoconus
Nodular Episcleritis
Ocular Hypertension
Optic Neuritis
Orbital Fracture
Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
Pinguecula
Pituitary Gland Cancer
Posterior Scleritis
Retina Diseases
Retinal Cysts
Retinal Dystrophy
Retinal Hemorrhage
Retinal Vascular Occlusion
Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
Retinoschisis
Retrobulbar Neuritis
Temporal Arteritis
Trichiasis
Vascular Disease
Vitreous Hemorrhage
B-Scan Ultrasound
Blepharoplasty
Excision of Chalazion
Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
Eye Surgery
Eye Test
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Eyelid Surgery
Farnsworth Lantern Test
Glaucoma Surgery
Iridotomy
LASIK
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Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
Photorefractive Keratectomy (PRK)
Pterygium Surgery
Repair of Eye Laceration
Ultrasound
Vision Screening

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Locations

  1. 1 Eye Physicians of Virginia
    6845 Elm St Ste 611, McLean, VA 22101
    Monday
    08:30 - 16:30
    Tuesday
    08:30 - 16:30
    Wednesday
    08:30 - 16:30
    Thursday
    08:30 - 16:30
    Friday
    08:30 - 16:30

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5.0
Based on 202 Reviews
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Patient Reviews
Feb 24, 2024
Dr. Ahmed, spent time explaining the procedure, outlining my options and helping me decide which one would give me the best vision.He is very caring, prompt, has a wonderful and .knowledgeable staff. He is a great doctor and surgeon!
Camille Amadio — Feb 24, 2024
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About Me

Care Philosophy
  • I am happy to welcome all new patients to my practice. We have a dedicated group practice to the treatment of an assortment of eye conditions ranging from external dry eye syndrome to visually significant cataracts to LASIK/PRK to neuro-ophthalmic cond

Care Philosophy
Biography
  • Dr. Faheem Ahmed, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in McLean, VA. He specializes in Ophthalmology.
Biography
Specialties*
Ophthalmology
Specialties*
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Education

Education

Medical Education
  • Baylor College of Medicine
Medical Education

Board Certifications

Board Certifications
  • Ophthalmology
Board Certifications
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Internship

Internship
  • Einstein Medical Center|Einstein Medical Center, Transitional Internship
Internship

Residency

Residency Hospital
  • Wills Eye Hospital
Residency Hospital
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Frequently Asked Questions

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A list of accepted insurance providers is available on the Sharecare insurance check. It is always a good idea to verify your insurance when making an appointment.

New patients are generally accepted by Dr. Faheem Ahmed, MD. To arrange an appointment, call the number on Dr. Ahmed's profile.

Dr. Ahmed frequently treats the following conditions: Ischemic Optic Neuropathy, Keratitis and Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis). See more on Sharecare.

Dr. Faheem Ahmed, MD is affiliated with Reston Hospital Center.

Yes, Dr. Faheem Ahmed, MD holds board certification in Ophthalmology.

Hospital Affiliations

  • Reston Hospital Center

    1850 Town Center Pkwy, Reston, VA