Dr. Amin Ashrafzadeh, MD

Dr. Amin Ashrafzadeh, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 46
Dr. Amin Ashrafzadeh, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Modesto, CA and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from Boston University School Of Medicine in 1997 and specializes in ophthalmology, anterior segment ophthalmology, and more.

1741 Coffee Rd Ste 1

Modesto, CA 95355

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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Diabetic Retinopathy
very high
more than 96% of peers
Cataract Removal Surgery
very high
more than 96% of peers
very high
more than 94% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Ashrafzadeh "Vision is an incredible sense. Every little bit of it makes an enormous difference! At Modesto Eye Center, with ophthalmology and optometry teamed together, we are able to provide the best of both worlds and make it work to its maximal potential for all our patients. We pride ourselves in always exploring the newest technologies and offering it to our patients, such as laser cataract surgery, laser corneal surgery, LASIK, and lots more!"

5  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Anterior Segment Ophthalmology
  • Anterior Segment Surgery
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Cornea & External Diseases

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

29  Conditions Treated

  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Blindness
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Cataracts
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Hypertropia
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Macular Hole
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

15  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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.


  • Boston University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1993
  • Boston University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Caritas St Elizabeths Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Boston Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Tufts New England Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Oliver Smith Award, 2002
  • Alumni Association Award, 1997
Media & Publications
  • Zyxin and Vinculin Distribution at the Cell-Extracellular Matrix Attachment Complex (CMAX) in Corneal Epithelial Tissue are Actin Dependent., 1999
  • Results of phototherapeutic keratectomy in the management of flap striae after laser in situ keratomileusis., 2004
  • Results of Phototherapeutic Keratectomy in the Management of Flap Striae After LASIK before and after Developing a Standardized Protocol: Long-term Follow-up of an Expanded Patient Population., 2007
  • New modalities in treatment of ocular allergy., 2003

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Persian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ashrafzadeh's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ashrafzadeh to family and friends
5 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Ashrafzadeh's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

If it were possible to leave 1/2 a star I would.Dr Ash has an unnecessarily busy office, due to blatant over-scheduling.He consistently requires patients to sit and wait,(over an hour for me post-op), his bedside manner during surgery was incredibly unprofessional. No explanation of what he was...more
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I met Dr. Ash two years ago. First, when I needed to have cataract surgery done on both eyes. Dr. Ash has restored my vision not only once, but twice! The second time was 9 days ago when I had a blepharoplasty procedure done to improve my vision even more. Dr. Ash is the most amazing Doctor ever...more
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