Dr. Abdulfatah Ali, MD

Dr. Abdulfatah Ali, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
48 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Abdulfatah Ali, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Plano, TX and has been practicing for 13 years. He specializes in ophthalmology.Read his story

Texas Eye Surgeons, Plano TX

4108 W 15th St Ste 200

Plano, TX 75093
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Corneal Ulcer
very high
more than 96% of peers
more than 81% of peers
Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
more than 79% of peers

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Dr. Ali's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Ali "Dr. Ali graduated with Honors from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He obtained his Medical degree from the Medical College of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. Dr. Ali completed a year of internship at St. Luke's Medical Center before attaining a graduate medical education in Ophthalmology at the University of Minnesota. After 2 years of practice in general medical-and-surgical Ophthalmology in Illinois Dr. Ali pursued fellowship training in Cornea, External Disease, Anterior Segment, and Refractive surgery at Price Vision Group-Indianapolis with Dr. Frank Price; one of the pioneers of modern Posterior lamellar Keratoplasty. Dr. Ali has a special interest in medical and surgical management of anterior segment disorders. Dr. Ali practiced in Denver, Colorado before deciding to move his family to the DFW metroplex. His extensive experience has produced an extremely talented surgeon in his field of Ophthalmology. "
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Ali "Texas Eye Surgeons, PA is a state-of-the-art anterior segment practice that specializes in the treatment of medical and surgical eye  diseases.   We are dedicated to providing excellence in general and cornea eye care delivered with the utmost compassion and respect.  Our commitment to excellence is demonstrated by our continual intention to evaluate and incorporate cutting-edge research, innovation, and technology to deliver the most advanced treatment modalities.  Our commitment to our patients is implemented by respecting and honoring the individual needs of each patient, their quality of life, and their desires."

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

63  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Cataracts
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Injuries
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Foveal and-or Macular Hypoplasia
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Hyphema
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
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15  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyeglasses
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Photorefractive Keratectomy (PRK)
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Repair of Eye Laceration

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • University of Wisconsin / Madison
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1993
  • Medical College of Wisconsin
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • St Luke'S Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • University Of Minnesota Med School
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Indiana Cornea Consultants
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ali has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Somali

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • American Academy of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, Member
  • American Academy of Ophthalmology, Member

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What People Say About Dr. Abdulfatah Ali, MD
Dr. Ali is knowledgeable and professional. He establishes rapport with his patients (me), listens and informs in a manner that is understandable to a non-medical person. He immediately inspires trust and confidence. He came highly recommended by a neighbor, and has exceeded expectations since my...Read More
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David in Frisco, TX – Mar 06, 2018
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Good Dr, and friendly staff. Would have given 5 stars but wait times are insane. Over 2 hours for a cataract exam.
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Plano – Oct 25, 2017
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I am dealing with the side effect of the drops were given to me
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Carrollton, TX – Mar 07, 2017
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Very friendly, very patient, very knowledgeable
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Fatimah alkhawaldeh in Allen, Tx. – Feb 25, 2017
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Dr Ali is highly experienced and cares about his patients. He did cataract surgery on both of my eyes and did an incredible job. I now have 20/20 vision in both eyes. I was frightened of the surgery and he allayed all my fears. He has done a superb job with the follow up after surgery. I...Read More
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Linda in Plano, TX – Dec 02, 2016
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