Dr. Hisham Arar, MD

Dr. Hisham Arar, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 51
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Dr. Hisham Arar, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Blue Ash, OH and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine in 1993 and specializes in ophthalmology.

1945 Cei Dr

Blue Ash, OH 45242

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Sagamore Health Network

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Arar performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Keratitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Eye Infections
very high
more than 99% of peers
Conjunctival Hemorrhage
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Arar's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Arar "Provide compassionate and comprehensive surgical and medical eyecare"

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

49  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Diabetic Cataracts
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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5  Procedures

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

  • Xavier University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1987
  • University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Good Samaritan Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • University Of Cincinnati Hosp Holmes Division
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999
  • University Of Cincinnati Hosp Holmes Division
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Arar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Arar's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Arar to family and friends
82 total reviews (42 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (82)

  • 5
    (72)
  • 4
    (8)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Arar's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (42)

I almost never recommend anything unless it is outstanding. Dr. Arar may be an outstanding eye surgeon. I don't really know how he compares to others because I don't know any others, and during my two cataract surgeries I was only semi-conscious. As far as I can tell he did a great job, but I don't...more
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Great physician. Glad he is handling my eye issues
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Dr Arar was excellent, he explained everything, very professional, I had the upmost confidence in him and my vision outcome was life changing.
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Dr. Arar was met for a pre-surgery consultation which was fast, informative and ensured we were on the same page. Surgery was quick, painless, and instructions given for care. Procedure was the removal of a secondary cataract so it was over within seconds. Would highly recommend Dr. Arar for his...more
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Great Doctor I've had two surgeries by him I called his answering service and he got right back with me very kind and professional
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