Dr. Ashraf is a board-certified ophthalmologist who specializes in cornea and refractive surgery, including laser vision correction. Here are some facts about
He has personally performed over 35,000 LASIK procedures in Atlanta and Dubai
He has extensive experience with the excimer laser, even prior to the FDA approval while on faculty at the Johns Hopkins University
He has an impressive academic background with extensive research that has resulted in the publication of numerous articles in scientific journals and major textbooks
As a fellowship trained corneal specialist, he also has tons of experience in corneal transplantation, cataract surgery and anterior segment microsurgery
After completing his medical degree at the Medical College of Ohio, Dr. Ashraf went on to the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland for a one-year eye research fellowship. He completed his ophthalmology residency at George Washington University in Washington D.C. and went on to Johns Hopkins for advanced training in corneal and refractive surgery. After completing a corneal and refractive surgery fellowship at the world-renowned Wilmer Eye Institute in 1996, Dr. Ashraf remained on staff as Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology. His duties included not only performing surgery, but also teaching other doctors how to perform microsurgery and refractive surgery. His surgical experience includes the correction of natural refractive errors and restoring damaged eyesight caused by trauma or previous surgery. Dr. Ashraf then relocated to the Atlanta area and founded the Atlanta Vision Institute, where he performs LASIK surgery on numerous patients daily.…
He was very quick. Not much interaction. He seemed to know what he was doing, though.
March 12, 2013by Michael G. (Verified Patient)
Excellent in every way. Staff was friendly, efficient and professional. Dr. Ashraf was extremely knowledgeable and has excellent bedside manner. He was very helpful and informative. I highly recommend him.
Less than a year agoby Marshel E. (Verified Patient)
Very satisfied with my first visit to Dr. Ashraf's office. I felt Dr. Ashraf was very personable and had excellent doctor-patient communication. I feel very confident in his and his staff's professionalism. This was my first visit and I will definitely be coming back for yearly exams.