Shazia S. Ahmed, MD

Commitment to Excellenceophthalmologist west springfield | Eye and Lasik Center

“My interest in Ophthalmology was first sparked by my mother’s experience with cataract surgery. I was intrigued by her ability to go from blurry foggy vision to perfect focus and clarity overnight. I derive much joy and satisfaction from helping my patients experience this same transition using the most cutting-edge technology available. There is no greater gift than restoring a person’s vision and allowing them to maintain their independence.  I am committed to helping all my patients achieve that.”

Board-Certified:

American Board of Ophthalmology

Specialties:

Cataract Surgery, Corneal Transplantation, Laser Refractive Surgery

Fellowship:

Cornea, External Diseases and Refractive Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX

Residency:

Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA

Internship:

Medical internship at Mercy Hospital, Baltimore, MD

MD:

Medical College of Georgia, Atlanta, GA

Undergraduate: 

Brown University, Providence, RI

Member:

American Academy of Ophthalmology
American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery

 

In addition to her education and training, Dr. Ahmed has been practicing in the greater Boston area for the last 8 years and brings interest and expertise in dry eye disease, complex cataract surgery, and corneal transplantation to Western Massachusetts.  She is accepting new patients of all ages.