Dr. Nafiseh Hashemi, MD

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Ophthalmology | Female

5400 Balboa Blvd Ste 209 Encino, CA 91316 Get Directions
Dr. Nafiseh Hashemi, MD
Dr. Hashemi graduated from Iran university of medical sciences in Tehran. She completed a residency training in ophthalmology, An adventurous spirit and deep compassion for those in need inspired her dedication to preventing blindness and visual impairment in underserved areas of Iran for 5 years, while providing training for medical students and ophthalmology residents. Dr. Hashemi's rigorous medical training continued after immigration to the united state including a surgical internship in the university of Tennessee. Ophthalmology residency in the university of Texas health in Houston and neuro-ophthalmology fellowship by mentorship of world renowned neuro-ophthalmologist, Dr. Andrew Lee, in Houston Methodist hospital. She has been involved with research and publication in all theses years and presented her works in national and international meetings. Her passion in treating and helping visually impaired patients comes along with her area of expertise in dealing with complex and challenging neuro-ophthalmology and glaucoma patients. Her advanced surgical skills made her able to serve her patients in all level of care.

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Dr. Hashemi's Care Philosophy

Dr. Hashemi supports patient's decisions about treatment plan. She educates and encourages patients to be involved in all aspects of their care. Dr. Hashemi listens, values patients' input and attends to their individual needs. She communicates in a clear, timely manner and share all pertinent information with the patient. Dr. Hashemi treats patients and their families with dignity, compassion and respect

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    Advanced Eye Surgery clinic5400 Balboa Blvd Ste 209
    Encino, CA 91316
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    Dr. Hashemi's Reviews

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    5.0
    based on 4 total reviews (4 with comments)
    Dr. Hashemi Says:

    The patients feedback would be highly appreciated in Dr. Hashemi's practice.

    We use the patients' points of view and feedbacks to improve the practice.

    You can reach Dr. Hashemi at anytime by calling the office or email the practice website.

    Dr. Hashemi'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
      10 to 15 minutes
    Patient Comments (4)
    in Calabasas |
    I met Dr. Hashemi today. She did a detail examination of my eyes. She and her staff were very informative knowledgeable and friendly. I definitely recommend her to anyone who needs to see an ophthalmologist.
    Los Angeles, CA |
    Very friendly, conscientious and professional
    in Washington, DC |
    Dr. Hashemi did a cataract surgery for both of my parents. We find her very attentive, caring and patient with all our concerns and questions. She took time to explains and answer all our questions. The procedures went very smooth. My parents couldn't be any happier. Excellent experience!
    in Canoga Park, CA |
    I was beyond impressed with my experience at Dr. HASHEMI's office. She and her staff have been extremely helpful to me. She is very experienced and just with one visit, she knew what I have been dealing with for many years. She gave me many options for medical and surgical treatment and I chose to have my eye surgery done with her. My surgery was the best experienced ever. I got a great results. She is very passionate in what she does and took a great care of me.
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    Dr. Hashemi says...

    Dr. Hashemi graduated from Iran university of medical sciences in Tehran. She completed a residency training in ophthalmology, An adventurous spirit and deep compassion for those in need inspired her dedication to preventing blindness and visual impairment in underserved areas of Iran for 5 years, while providing training for medical students and ophthalmology residents. Dr. Hashemi's rigorous medical training continued after immigration to the united state including a surgical internship in the university of Tennessee. Ophthalmology residency in the university of Texas health in Houston and neuro-ophthalmology fellowship by mentorship of world renowned neuro-ophthalmologist,  Dr. Andrew Lee, in Houston Methodist hospital. She has been involved with research and publication in all theses years and presented her works in national and international meetings.

    Her passion in treating and helping visually impaired patients comes along with her area of expertise in  

    dealing with complex and challenging neuro-ophthalmology and glaucoma patients. Her advanced surgical skills made her able to serve her patients in all level of care.

    Dr. Hashemi's Care Philosophy

    • Dr. Hashemi supports patient's decisions about treatment plan.
    • She educates and encourages patients to be involved in all aspects of their care.
    • Dr. Hashemi listens, values patients' input and attends to their individual needs.
    • She communicates in a clear, timely manner and share all pertinent information with the patient. 
    • Dr. Hashemi treats patients and their families with dignity, compassion and respect

    Dr. Hashemi says...

    Dr. Hashemi has been practicing ophthalmology for 16 years including 2 ophthalmology residences inside and outside the U.S and neuro-ophthalmology fellowship with the mentorship of the world renown neuro-ophthalmologist Dr. Andrew Lee.

    She constantly has been participating in scientific research and publications, incorporated the research experiences and knowledge to provide the better care for her patients.

    Dr. Hashemi says...

    Dr. Hashemi has performed more than 10,000 succesful eye surgeries and procedures.

    Dr. Hashemi says...

    The patients feedback would be highly appreciated in Dr. Hashemi's practice.

    We use the patients' points of view and feedbacks to improve the practice.

    You can reach Dr. Hashemi at anytime by calling the office or email the practice website.

    Dr. Hashemi's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

    •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    •  Specializes in Ophthalmology
    •  No board certification on record with Healthgrades
    •  No malpractice claims found
    •  No sanctions found
    •  No board actions found

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    Conditions Treated

    • Blurred Vision
    • Cataract
    • Diplopia
    • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
    • Dry Eyes
    • Glaucoma
    • Headache
    • Ocular Myasthenia Gravis
    • Strabismus
    • Thyroid Eye Disease
    • Vision Loss
    • Visual Disturbance
    • Visual Field Defects

    Education

    • Medical School
      Iran University Of Medical Sciences / Faculty Of Medicine

      Graduated in 1998

    • Internship Hospital
      University Of Tennessee / Knoxville Medical College

      Completed in 2013

    • Residency Hospital
      University Of Texas At Houston / Medical School At Houston

      Completed in 2016

    • Fellowship Hospital
      Neuro-Ophthalmology

      Completed in 2012

    Languages Spoken

    • English
    • Farsi

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    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology
    • Neuro-Ophthalmology

    Procedures Performed

    • Blepharoplasty
    • Cataract Removal Surgery
    • Cornea Surgery
    • Excision of Chalazion
    • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
    • Eye Surgery
    • Eyelid Surgery
    • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
    • Glaucoma Surgery
    • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
    • Pterygium Surgery
    • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
    • Repair of Eye Laceration