Dr. S Ejaz Husain, MD

Dr. S Ejaz Husain, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 54
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

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Husain

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

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
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


Read Less

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.


  • 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

Dr. Husain does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Husain and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Husain's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Husain to family and friends
40 total reviews (17 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (40)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Husain's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (17)

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
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
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
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
THE most caring doctor and team ever! From the office staff to the surgery center staff, I felt that everyone was focused on doing their very best for me. Dr. Husain was very good about explaining the procedure and what to expect in recovery. I can't say enough about how how much confidence I...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
Just had my first cataract surgery and looking forward to getting my other eye done! Dr Husain is a joy to talk with and does an excellent job.
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
Dr. Husain and his staff gave me the up most care possible. I had cataract surgery on both eyes. They walked me through the process and every question was answered with respect. I was treated very well and I appreciate the patient centered environment. I highly recommend Dr. Husain and his staff.
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
Are you Dr. Husain?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Nearby doctors with similar experience

Cornea & Refractive Surgery