Dr. Mahmood El-Gasim, MD

Dr. Mahmood El-Gasim, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Dr. Mahmood El-Gasim, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Phoenix, AZ and has been practicing for 6 years. He graduated from Johns Hopkins Univ Sch Of Med in 2012 and specializes in ophthalmology.Read his story

4800 N 22nd St

Phoenix, AZ 85016

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Dr. El-Gasim's bio

This content was provided by Dr. El-Gasim "Mahmood El Gasim, MD, is an ophthalmologist who specializes in diseases and treatment of the retina and vitreous and treatment of uveitis, inflammatory eye conditions that can be associated with underlying systemic disease. Dr. El Gasim attended Duke University, where he received the Angier B. Duke scholarship, the University's most prestigious merit-based award. After graduating magna cum laude, he received his medical degree from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. He then completed advanced training in ophthalmology at the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary, where he served as Chief Resident. During his training, Dr. El Gasim was awarded the Austen T. Gray Memorial Scholarship, which recognizes a single ophthalmology resident for overall excellence and the delivery of exceptional patient-care. Prior to joining Barnet Dulaney Perkins Eye Center, Dr. El Gasim completed specialized training in retina and uveitis at the world-renowned Moorfields Eye Hospital in London. Dr. El Gasim continues to be engaged in scientific and clinical research. His research has been awarded and his findings have been considered to be of high interest to the vision and ophthalmology research community. Dr. El-Gasim remains dedicated to providing the highest quality of care and creating long-term relationships with each of his patients. When he's not helping patients, he likes traveling and spending time with his wife, family, and friends."
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1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. El-Gasim does not have any board certifications listed.

8  Conditions Treated

  • Cataract
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Glaucoma
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Uveitis
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage

4  Procedures

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  • Duke University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Johns Hopkins Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2012

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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The practice has a factory feel. Primary goal is to increase charges by adding unnecessary scans and injections. Seek care elsewhere.
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