Dr. Imtiaz Mehkri, MD

Dr. Imtiaz Mehkri, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 58
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Dr. Imtiaz Mehkri, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Edinburg, TX and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Rajiv Gandhi University Of Health Sciences in 1984 and specializes in ophthalmology.

510 S Closner Blvd

Edinburg, TX 78539

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Pterygium
very high
more than 95% of peers
Dry Eyes
very high
more than 91% of peers
Glaucoma
very high
more than 84% of peers

Dr. Mehkri'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. Mehkri "Providing care to adult and pediatric patients with the goal of achieving the best possible vision and functionality under any circumstances."

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

63  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Scleritis
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Surgery Complications
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Esotropia
  • Exophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Injuries
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Growth
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Heterophoria
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
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19  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
  • Laser Surgery
  • LASIK
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Refractive Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

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.

Education

  • Rajiv Gandhi University Of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Robert Wood Johnson Univ Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • RWJUH
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Aligarh Muslim University / J.L.N. Medical College
    Other Education | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Mehkri has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Kannada
  • Spanish
  • Tamil
  • Urdu

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Mehkri's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Mehkri to family and friends
29 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (29)

  • 5
    (26)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Mehkri'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 (7)

Excellent professional doctor and friendly staff. I highly recommend Dr. Mehkri. My son got shot with a paint ball on one of his eyes I thought he would loose his sight but Praise God my son can see 20/20 after the surgery. God is awesome!
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This was my first visit and I was a little nervous but staff was great. The process from my intake to seeing the doctor was quite smooth. I had heard great things about this doctor and when I saw all his degrees and accomplishments (17) beautifully framed in the hall and more in the examining room,...more
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Great ophthalmologist. Definitely recommend. One of the best in the state.
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I highly recommend Dr Mehkri! He has been seeing my son since he was 2 years old. That's when I first noticed my son's eye would turn in. I took him to our family doctor that told me the bridge of his nose was making his eye turn in. I still felt something was wrong and asked for a referral to an...more
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Dr. Mehkri is incredibly conscientious and goes the extra mile to make sure his patients receive the best care. He helped me to find a diagnosis for a disease that several other specialists had disagreed on. He recommended blood tests and followed up to make sure I received the appropriate...more
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