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Professional Statement

  • Dr. Sajjad Akhtar is a Board certified Ophthalmologist. He finished his training from New York University and Manhattan Eye and Ear Hospital in New York. Dr. Akhtar has performed thousands of Ophthalmic surgical procedures. He has authored a numbers of scientific papers and has presented his work at national and international level. He invented a new instrument to measure eye pressure more accurately. A patent was awarded to him for this invention.
  • We believe that latest technology is essential in achieving high standard of care. The practice has invested in latest technology like the femto second laser and Visx S4 with iris registration for LASIK. In fact we are the only practice in Brooklyn and Queens to have these lasers in our office. We have also invested in latest 3D Optovue laser camera for early detection of Glaucoma and management of diabetic eye disease.

Education & Training

  • Medical School - Aga Khan University
  • Brookdale University Hospital and Medical Center
  • Flushing Hospital Medical Center
  • New York University Elaine A. and Kenneth G. Langone Medical Center

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Ophthalmology

Language Spoken

  • Bengali
  • English
  • Hindi
  • Punjabi
  • Urdu