Dr. Omar Awad, MD

Dr. Omar Awad, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 49
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Dr. Omar Awad, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Woodbury, MN and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Univ Of Mn Med Sch in 1994 and specializes in ophthalmology.

7125 Tamarack Rd

Woodbury, MN 55125

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
high
more than 85% of peers
Retinal Dystrophy
normal
more than 75% of peers
Cornea Surgery
normal
more than 75% of peers

Dr. Awad'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.

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

11  Conditions Treated

  • Blind Hypertensive Eye
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Entropion
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Pinguecula
  • Pterygium
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Ulcer

8  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Coreoplasty
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Eye Surgery
  • Iridotomy
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Trabeculotomy Ab Externo

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Minnesota.

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

  • Univ Of Mn Med Sch
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • U Pittsburgh Eye & Ear Inst
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • John Hopkins
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Wilmer Eye Inst
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Awad has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Awad's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Awad to family and friends
7 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Awad's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Awad is a first class doctor and surgeon. He is very caring, knowledgeable and professional ! From the first meeting to after my surgery he was excellent! He always took the time to answer questions and made sure things were understable. If your looking for a great doctor and surgeon look no...more
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Had a Lasik procedure performed by Dr. Awad. He's amazingly fast and professional and my results are perfect. My vision is better than 20/20 now!
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