Dr. Farhad Naseh, MD

Dr. Farhad Naseh, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 53
(52)
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Dr. Farhad Naseh, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Gaithersburg, MD. He is 53 years old and has been practicing for 23 years.

6 Montgomery Village Ave Ste 103

Gaithersburg, MD 20879

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Delaware
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 8 More

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Top Care Areas

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Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Floaters
very high
more than 99% of peers
Lazy Eye
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Naseh "I feel extremely fortunate to have trained in excellent institutions with leading academicians, and I have dedicated myself to continuing education in order to do my best for my patients. I enjoy the delicate nature of ophthalmic surgery and work hard to maintain exceptional surgical skills utilizing the latest and most advanced technology. Research is essential in the practice of medicine, and I am extremely proud of the contributions I have been able to make at NIH."
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Color Blindness
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Entropion
  • Esophoria
  • Esotropia
  • Exophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Heterophoria
  • Hypertropia
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Low Vision
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Posterior Scleritis
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Scleritis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Solar Retinopathy
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Contact Lens Treatment
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Diabetic Eye Exam
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • LASIK
  • Laser Surgery
  • Medical and Surgical Management of Glaucoma
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Ocular Inflammation (Uveitis) Treatment
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Refractive Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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.

Education

  • University Of Maryland
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1990
  • Temple University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • National Institute Of Health
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Georgetown University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Mt Sinai School Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Naseh has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi
  • Italian
  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • Turkish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Naseh's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Naseh to family and friends
3.7
based on 52 total reviews (16 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (52)

  • 5
    (33)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (16)

Dr. Naseh's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (16)

in Silver Spring, MD |
Dr. Naseh is extremely professional, a perfectionist and an expert in his field. He takes the time to explain options, procedures, potential risks and benefits. He treated like a family member - with honesty and care. It's obvious he takes pride in his work . He definitely delivers good results. ...more
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Rockville, MD |
My husband had a cataract surgery performed by Dr. Naseh. He was excellent the first time but didn't have a good experience with his second eye. But the doctor was not prepared to listen to us which was a bit disappointing.
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in Gaithersburg, MD |
I had cataract surgery done by Dr. Naseh. My vision is so improved. I feel like Dr. Naseh is a miracle worker. Process was so much easier than I imagined it to be. Staff and facilities great. I would highly recommend Dr. Naseh and his staff. Judith K. Callan
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in Bethesda, MD |
Greatest experience I had at a doctor's office. Dr. Naseh is a top-notch doctor who diagnosed me with early glaucoma three month ago. He has been treating my eyes since then and I am confident that I am in good hands. Today I was greeted by a nice lady who mentioned that Doctor had an emergency and...more
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Ijamsville, MD |
Dr. Naseh has been our opthamologist for about 10 years. Both I and my wife have needed emergency appointments, and we were immediately seen by Dr. Naseh who rapidly diagnosed our conditions, provided the correct treatment and followup.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Naseh accepts 17 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Advantage
    Aetna HMO
    Choice
    Choice Plus POS II
    Choice POS
    Choice PPO
    Commercial HMO
    Golden Choice
    Golden Choice HMO
    Golden Choice PPO
    Managed Choice POS
    Managed Choice PPO
    Medicare Advantage HMO
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
    Medicare Advantage PPO
    Open Choice
    Open Choice POS
    Open Choice PPO
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    Medicaid
    Medicaid HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Choice Advantage
    Blue Choice Network POS
    Blue Preferred PPO
    CareFirst Maryland POS
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna Network
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Medicare Advantage HMO
    Network Open Access
    Open Access
    Open Access Plus PPO
    Select Network HMO
    Select Network POS
    Select Network PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
    Group Plan PPO
  • Coventry Health Care of Delaware
    Coventry Health Care of Delaware HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Guardian
  • Humana
    Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Medicaid
    Medicaid Assignment
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
  • Wells Fargo Insurance

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Hospitals where Dr. Naseh has admitting privileges

Adventist Healthcare Shady Grove Medical Center
9901 Medical Center Dr
Rockville, MD 20850
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