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Dr. Ebby (Ebrahim) Elahi, MD, FACS

Ophthalmic Plastic, Orbital & Reconstructive Surgeon, Ophthalmologist

Professional statement

Dr Elahi is Associate Clinical Professor at Mount Sinai School of Medicine and Director of Fifth Avenue Eye Associates and Faces Fifth Avenue, NY. He is the past Director of Mount Sinai Eye Care Services. In addition to his teaching responsibilities, Dr Elahi is actively involved in clinical research and has published extensively in peer review journals and academic textbooks. He lectures internationally and is an active reviewer for peer review journals. Dr Elahi is member of the Alpha Omega Alpha medical honor society and has been the recipient of several awards for resident education. He has been frequently recognized by "America's Top Ophthalmologists", "Superdocs" and "Best Doctors". In addition to his expertise as an ophthalmologist, Dr Elahi's area of special interest is in oculoplastic surgery, focusing on conditions affecting eyelid, orbit and tear passages.

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  • Ophthalmologist
  • Ophthalmic Plastic, Orbital & Reconstructive Surgeon

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Hospital affiliations

  • Beth Israel Medical Center - Petrie Division
  • Elmhurst Hospital Center
  • The Mount Sinai Hospital

Board certifications

  • American Board of Ophthalmology

Education and training

  • Louis Pasteur University
  • Mount Sinai School of Medicine, NYU Medical Center, Manhattan Eye, Ear & Throat Hospital, Fellowship in Orbitofacial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Medical School - Mount Sinai School of Medicine
  • Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Residency in Ophthalmology
  • University of Hawaii (Internship)

Professional memberships

  • American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • American Medical Student Association
  • New York State Ophthalmological Society

Awards and publications

  • Howard Hughes student grant for Research in Basic Immunology (Mt. Sinai 1993-94)
  • Alpha Omega Alpha – Lambda Chapter
  • Excellence in Surgical Teaching, Mount Sinai June 2004

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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Farsi
  • French
  • Spanish

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Office locations

Fifth Avenue Eye Associates

1034 Fifth Avenue

New York, NY 10028

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Very professional.
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Very professional, explained in detail all aspects, his staff was very friendly too, would recommend 100%
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fantastic doctor - classy office and an amazing staff. They are the best of class on the upper east side!
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