Dr. S Ejaz Husain, MD

Dr. S Ejaz Husain, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 54
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Dr. S Ejaz Husain, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Des Moines, IA and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from The Warren Alpert Medical School Of Brown University in 1990 and specializes in ophthalmology.

1212 Pleasant St Ste 202

Des Moines, IA 50309

Contact Information

(515) 244-3937

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

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

Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cataract Removal Surgery
very high
more than 97% of peers
Stye
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Husain'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. Husain "When it comes to your eyes, there is no compromise"

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

35  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Cataract
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Cataracts
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
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14  Procedures

  • Blepharoplasty
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Contact Lens Fitting Services
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Dilation of Outflow Canal
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Relaxing Incisions, Corneal
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Iowa.

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

  • The Warren Alpert Medical School Of Brown University
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Baylor College Med Affil Hosps
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Baylor College Med Affil Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Baylor College Med Affil Hosps
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Husain has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Punjabi
  • Urdu

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Husain's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Husain to family and friends
43 total reviews (20 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (43)

  • 5
    (35)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Husain'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 (20)

Both my brother and I had very successful vision correction surgeries! I can’t believe that before Dr. Husain, I was legally blind. Now after surgery, I have better than 20/20 vision!
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Best decision I ever made. Thorough and complete from start to finish. Great staff answer all questions. My vision 2 years after cataract surgery is 20/15 with no need for glasses. The extra expense for multi focal lenses is a no brainer. Dr. Ejaz Husain is the best! T Fish, Ankeny, Iowa
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My post was deleted. I had questions on my secondary cataract surg. I was belittled in a non private area in front other patients. (HIPPA Law Privacy Act) Basically told my symptoms or side effects were all in head. This caused me and the staff some embarrassing moments. (Although, the Dr....more
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Dr. Husain performed ASA surgery on my and also cataract surgeries on each of my husband's eyes this month. We could not be happier with the results! Dr. Husain is thorough and takes great care in proper pre-surgery protocol and post-surgery care. He followed up with my husband with a phone call...more
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I had cataract surgery done by Dr Ejaz Husain. I had many questions and hesitation about the procedure. He had great answers and helped me in my decision on which lens was the best for me. I had options and he helped ease my hesitation about what to do. It's been over 6 months since I had it...more
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