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Dr. Fareed Ahmad

MBBS, DOMS, DNB (Ophthalmology), FPRS (RGUHS), MNAMS, FICO (UK), FRSPH (UK), MCh (USAIM), FICS (USA), MRCS (Edinburgh UK) Cataract and Refractive Eye Surgeon

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Dr. Fareed Ahmad is a highly qualified and experienced ophthalmologist who specializes in the field of cataract and refractive eye surgeries. He is currently serving as a specialist ophthalmologist at Ahalia Eye Care.

Dr. Ahmad’s educational journey is nothing short of remarkable. He embarked on his medical odyssey at Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College & Hospital (JNMCH), Aligarh Muslim University (AMU), Aligarh, where he earned his MBBS (Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery) degree. He furthered his studies by undertaking specialized training in ophthalmology, acquiring his DOMS (Diploma in Ophthalmic Medicine and Surgery) from Aligarh Muslim University.

Continuing his pursuit of excellence, Dr. Ahmad joined ICARE Eye Hospital and Post Graduate Institute in Noida, where he achieved the prestigious Diplomate of National Board (DNB) from the National Board of Education (NBE). He displayed his exceptional skills and knowledge by effortlessly passing the Fellowship of the International Council of Ophthalmology (FICO) examination on his first attempt.

To acquire specialized expertise in topical phacoemulsification and refractive eye surgeries, Dr. Ahmad embarked on a super specialization program at the esteemed Nethradhama Superspeciality Eye Hospital in Bangalore. His dedication and commitment led him to earn a fellowship (FPRS) from Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences (RGUHS). Additionally, he obtained a Master of Chirurgie (M.Ch) in ophthalmology from the prestigious University of Seychelles American Institute of Medicine (USAIM).

Dr. Ahmad’s contributions to the field of ophthalmology have earned him recognition and accolades. He holds the esteemed title of Fellow of the Royal Society for Public Health (FRSPH) in London, UK, as well as a Fellow of the International College of Surgeons (FICS) based in the USA. Furthermore, he has achieved the Membership of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (MRCS) in the field of Ophthalmology, solidifying his reputation as an accomplished professional.

With his vast knowledge and expertise, Dr. Ahmad has made significant contributions to the field. He has published numerous papers in national journals and authored chapters in acclaimed books such as “Cornea Illustrated” and “Master’s Guide to Manual SICS.” His work titled “Over the Horizon” was honored with the prestigious Best Video Award at the APACRS (Asia-Pacific Association of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons) annual meeting in Singapore in 2012.

As a testament to his commitment to professional growth, Dr. Ahmad holds lifetime memberships in various esteemed organizations, including the Delhi Ophthalmological Society (DOS), All India Ophthalmological Society (AIOS), Uttar Pradesh State Ophthalmological Society (UPSOS), Intraocular Implant and Refractive Society (ISCKRS), International Society of Manual Small Incision Cataract Surgeons (ISMSICS), Member of National Academy of Medical Sciences (MNAMS), International College of Surgeons (ICS), Royal Society for Public Health (RSPH), and Royal College of Surgeons (RCS).

Prior to joining Ahalia Eye Care, Dr. Ahmad held prestigious positions in renowned institutions, solidifying his reputation as a leader in his field.

In 2016, Dr. Ahmad assumed the role of head of the esteemed eye department at a tertiary hospital (Kims al shifa hospital) in Perinthalmanna, Kerala. Guiding a team of experts, he demonstrated his exceptional leadership skills while providing top-notch eye care services. From 2012 to 2016, Dr. Ahmad showcased his brilliance as a consultant at Vasan Eye Care in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu. With precision and finesse, he skillfully managed various branches of the organization, making impactful interventions through advanced surgical techniques.

To further enrich his knowledge and experience, Dr. Ahmad embraced the opportunity to serve as a fellow and junior consultant at the renowned Nethradhama Superspeciality Eye Hospital in Bangalore.

This esteemed institution is celebrated for its mastery in refractive surgeries, allowing Dr. Ahmad to hone his skills under the guidance of leading experts in the field. Moreover, he made significant contributions to the field during his tenure at ICARE Eye Hospital and Post Graduate Institute in Noida. This premier institution, renowned for its charitable surgeries, provided a platform for Dr. Ahmad to extend his compassionate care to those in need. Dr. Ahmad’s journey in eye care commenced in 2009 when he embarked on his career as a junior consultant at Apollo Hospital. During his three-year tenure, he showcased his dedication to the field and acquired valuable experience, laying the foundation for his future accomplishments.

In essence, Dr. Fareed Ahmad stands as a highly skilled and accomplished ophthalmologist, specializing in cataract and refractive eye surgeries. His exceptional academic background and extensive training from renowned institutions have equipped him with a diverse array of qualifications and certifications. Dr. Ahmad’s expertise is further evidenced by his countless successful eye surgeries, publications, presentations and accolades. His commitment to exceptional eye care has propelled him to leadership positions in prestigious hospitals and eye care centers. Dr. Fareed Ahmad’s unwavering dedication to the advancement of ophthalmology is exemplified through his active involvement in professional organizations and his lifetime memberships. Patients seeking high-quality and specialized eye care services at Ahalia Eye Care can place their utmost trust in Dr. Fareed Ahmad’s exceptional expertise and vast experience.