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Dr. Shahem Kawji, MD
Ophthalmologist (eyes)
11 years of experience
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Shahem Kawji is Excellent. Dr. Kawji has been reviewed by 9 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 4.7
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

  • He has special expertise in 22 areas:
  • Acute Retinal Necrosis Syndrome
  • Bacterial Eye Infections
  • Color Vision Defects
  • Diabetic Eye Disease (Diabetic Retinopathy)
  • Epiretinal Membrane
  • Eye Abnormalities
  • Eye Cancer (Retinal Neoplasm)
  • Eye Surgery (Ophthalmologic Surgical Procedures)
  • Inherited Retinal Degeneration
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Ocular Hypotension
  • Ocular Toxoplasmosis
  • Persistent Hyperplastic Primary Vitreous
  • Retinal Artery Occlusion
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Retinal Detachment surgery (Scleral Buckling)
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Uveitis
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Education & Awards

Dr. Kawji graduated from University Of Aleppo. He has 2 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2014)


Dr. Kawji has 3 hospital affiliations:

  • Hoag Memorial Hospital Presbyterian 
  • Fountain Valley Regional Hospital & Medical Center 
  • Children's Hospital of Orange County 


  • Arabic

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Additional Information
Dr. Shahem Kawji MD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 11 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
Where does Dr. Shahem Kawji practice?
Dr. Shahem Kawji has 1 office location.
Dr. Shahem Kawji practices Ophthalmology near Newport Beach, CA.
See Newport Beach Ophthalmologists.