Dr. Hussein Wafapoor MD Ophthalmologist

Dr. Hussein Wafapoor is an ophthalmologist in Fort Myers, Florida and is affiliated with Gulf Coast Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Catholic University of Cordoba Faculty of Medicine and has been in practice for 13 years. He is one of 13 doctors at Gulf Coast Medical Center who specialize in Ophthalmology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Ophthalmologist: General Ophthalmology

Hospital Affiliation

Gulf Coast Medical Center

Education & Medical Training

University of Mississippi Medical Center
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1997 - 2000

Catholic University of Cordoba Faculty of Medicine
Class of 1988

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Ophthalmology
Certified in Ophthalmology

FL State Medical License
Active through 2014

MS State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

The adjunctive use of perfluoroperhydrophenanthrene (Vitreon) in diabetic vitrectomy.
Wafapoor, H., Kertes, P. J., Navarro, G. C., Peyman, G. A., Meffert, S., Ganiban, G. J., Vierling, S.

Surgical closure of macular hole using an absorbable macular plug.
Peyman, G. A., Daun, M., Greve, M. D., Yang, D., Wafapoor, H., Rifai, A.

The management of giant retinal tears using perfluoroperhydrophenanthrene. A multicenter case series. Vitreon Collaborative Study Group.
Kertes, P. J., Wafapoor, H., Peyman, G. A., Calixto, N., Thompson, H.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AvMed Health Open Access
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Florida NetworkBlue
  • BCBS Florida Preferred Patient Care PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Coventry Florida - Employer Group PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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