Dr. Wael Abdelghani, MD

Dr. Wael Abdelghani, MD

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Age 48
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Dr. Wael Abdelghani, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in The Woodlands, TX and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from University Of Alexandria / Faculty Of Medicine in 1992 and specializes in ophthalmology, ophthalmic surgery, and more.Read his story

1001 Medical Plaza Dr Ste 240

The Woodlands, TX 77380

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • 23 More

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Abdelghani's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Retina Diseases
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Abdelghani treats Retina Diseases more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Abdelghani treats this condition more than 81% of his peers

Graves' Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Abdelghani treats Graves' Disease more than 72% of his peers

Dr. Abdelghani treats this condition more than 72% of his peers

Eye Infections
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Abdelghani treats Eye Infections more than 69% of his peers

Dr. Abdelghani treats this condition more than 69% of his peers

Dr. Abdelghani's conditions and procedures:

Acute Endophthalmitis
Anterior Vitrectomy
Autoimmune Diseases
Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
Avastin® Injection
Chorioretinal Scars
Chorioretinitis
Corneal Diseases
Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
Diabetic Retinopathy
Drusen
Endophthalmitis
Eye Infections
Eye Surgery
Floaters
Graves' Disease
Macular Degeneration
Macular Edema
Macular Hole
Macular Hole Surgery
Macular Pucker Surgery
Optic Neuritis
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
Progressive High Myopia
Purulent Endophthalmitis
Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
Retina and Vitreous Surgery
Retina Diseases
Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
Retinal Hemorrhage
Retinal Laser Photocoagulation
Retinal Laser Surgery
Retinal Neovascularization
Retinal Testing
Retinal Vein Occlusion
Temporal Arteritis
Thyroid Disease
Ulcer
Vascular Disease
Vitrectomy
Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
Vitreoretinal Surgery
Vitreous Hemorrhage

About Me

Care Philosophy

At the Woodlands Retina Center we treat each patient with respect, dignity and compassion. We make sure that our patients are well-informed about their conditions and all the treatment options they have. We work with you and your other healthcare providers to ensure that your eye care needs are covered and that you are satisfied with our care.

Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Ophthalmic Surgery
  • Ophthalmic Vitreous Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2005
    University of Texas Medical Branch
    Fellowship Hospital
    2005
  • 2005
    University of Texas At Galveston / Medical Branch
    Fellowship Hospital
    2005
  • 2003
    Bronx-Lebanon Albert Einstein
    Residency Hospital
    2003
  • 2003
    Bronx Lebanon Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital
    2003
  • 1998
    Bronx Lebanon Hospital Center
    Internship Hospital
    1998
  • 1994
    University Of Alexandria / Faculty Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital
    1994
  • 1993
    Alexandria University Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1993
  • 1992
    University Of Alexandria / Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1992

Languages

  • Arabic
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Abdelghani's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Abdelghani

3.6

Based on 44 reviews

5 Stars
63.63636363636363%
(28)
4 Stars
2.272727272727273%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
34.09090909090909%
(15)

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The staff is always courteous and friendly. I trust the Dr. I called this AM due to an immediate need to see the doctor. I was given an appointment this morning. I appreciate them working me in. Three months prior to this date, I had given a review that said I was not happy with the response...Read More
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I have been going to this dr. for years and have been mostly pleased except for not returning phone calls to him when I need an important refill and questions about my eye to see if I need to come in. The wait time most of the time is 1 hr until i see the dr. Not good.
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very through and explains everything in detail
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Would not recommend this doctor to anyone! he was very rude, and I came in four times to have injection treatment for a rare eye disease, only to come in and have eyes dilated , which is excruciating and agonizing for me, then have him come in and tell me he can not do the procedure because the...Read More
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Dr Abdelghani is an excellent surgeon and has improved my eyesight to 20/20 without pain. His staff is reliably professional. Read my previous review where I marked the wrong number of stars. This group is at least a FIVE STAR.
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Ambetter
Superior Health Plan
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Choice
CareSource
Medicaid
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Community Health Choice
Medicaid
Coventry Health Care
EmblemHealth
Emblem Health
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
HAP Insurance
Health Alliance
Health Net
Medicaid
HealthPlus
Medicaid
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
Humana Health Plan of Texas
Houston Area HMO-Standard
inHealth
Medicaid
INTotal Health
Medicaid
Medicaid
Medical Mutual of Ohio
MHealth Insured
Midwest Health Plan
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
Molina
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
Peach State Health Plan
Medicaid
Principal Life
Staywell (Wellcare)
Medicaid
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Medicaid
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
Wellcare of Georgia
Medicaid

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