Dr. Sameer I Ahmad MD Ophthalmologist

Dr. Sameer Ahmad is an ophthalmologist in Herndon, Virginia and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Doctors Community Hospital and Duke University Hospital. He received his medical degree from Tufts University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 20 years. Dr. Ahmad accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 12 doctors at Doctors Community Hospital and one of 253 at Duke University Hospital who specialize in Ophthalmology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Ophthalmologist: Glaucoma Related

Clinical Interests: Ehr, EMR, Glaucoma implants

Education & Medical Training

Duke University Hospital
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1999–2002

Malcolm Grow Medical Center
Internship, Transitional Year, 1994–1995

Tufts University School of Medicine
Class of 1994

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Ophthalmology
Certified 10 years in Ophthalmology

VA State Medical License
Active through 2014

MD State Medical License
Active through 2014

DC State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FAAO), American Academy of Ophthalmology

Publications & Presentations

Outcomes of surgical bleb revision for complications of trabeculectomy.
Radhakrishnan, S., Quigley, H.A., Jampel, H.D., Friedman, D.S., Ahmad, S.I., Congdon, N.G., McKinnon, S.

Early rapid rise in intraocular pressure after intravitreal triamcinolone acetonide injection.
Singh, I.P., Ahmad, S.I., Yeh, D., Challa, P., Herndon, L.W., Allingham, R.R., Lee, P.P.

In vitro fluid dynamics of the Ahmed glaucoma valve modified with expanded polytetrafluoroethylene.
DeCroos, F. C., Kondo, Y., Mordes, D., Lee, M. R., Ahmad, S., Asrani, S., Allingham, R. R., Olbrich, K. C., Klitzman, B.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Anthem HealthKeepers HMO/POS
  • CareFirst BCBS Maryland POS
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • Anthem KeyCare PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Advantage
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Network POS
  • CareFirst BluePreferred PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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