Dr. Ahad Mahootchi, MD - Zephyrhills, FL - Ophthalmology, Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Dr. Ahad Mahootchi, MD

Ophthalmology, Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
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Zephyrhills, FL 33542
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About Ahad Mahootchi MD

Dr. Ahad Mahootchi, MD is a health care provider primarily located in Zephyrhills, FL. He has 32 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology, Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery. Dr. Mahootchi is affiliated with Same Day Surgery Center. He speaks English, Spanish, French and Chinese.

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Location

The Eye Clinic of Florida

6739 Gall Blvd Zephyrhills, FL 33542
ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS

Specialties

Dr. Ahad Mahootchi has the following 2 specialties

Specialty Expertise

Dr. Ahad Mahootchi has the following 17 areas of expertise

  • Corneal Transplantation
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Lasik Surgery
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Age-related vision loss (Presbyopia)
  • Diabetes
  • Eye Pain
  • Cataract
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Eye Exam
  • Glaucoma
  • Eye Surgery (Ophthalmologic Surgical Procedures)
  • Vision Issues
  • Lens Implants (Intraocular Lens Implantation)
  • Blindness
  • Dry eyes (Xerophthalmia)
  • Refractive Surgical Procedures

Education

32 Years Experience

Vanderbilt, School of Medicine

Graduated in 1992

Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Graduated in 1996

Insurance Plans Accepted by Dr. Ahad Mahootchi

  • Adventist Health Network
  • Aetna
  • Aetna Choice POS
  • Aetna Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna Medicare Advantage
  • Aetna PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred Plus POS
  • Avmed Choice
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cash/Self pay
  • Champus Tricare
  • Humana PPO
  • Medicare
  • Medicare Advantage Plans
  • Molina Mrktplace FL
  • Tricare
  • UHC Medica Choice
  • United Healthcare
  • VSP Choice Access
  • Workmans Comp

More about Dr. Ahad Mahootchi

Dr. Mahootchi is a board certified Ophthalmologist and founder of The Eye Clinic of Florida. The Eye Clinic of Florida provides world class cataract and specialty ophthalmic surgery at prices all can afford.

Dr. Mahootchi is one of Florida's most rated and highest rated cataract, glaucoma and eyelid surgeons. PatientsChoice.org has recognized him as a top 10 doctor in Florida. He won the Patient's Choice again this year for the 13th year in a row.

With 24 years of experience, he has performed over 25,000 eye surgeries. He has the distinction of over 20 years of experience with astigmatism correcting implants, laser vision correction and is currently the most experienced surgeon in the country with XEN Gel Stent implants for glaucoma

We lead the area in novel, new, and combination eye and eyelid surgery with a focus on avoiding the unnecessary and providing the best outcomes.

Our dry eye program using unfrozen autologous serum has been copied around the country. He was the first in the nation to use Pre-loaded PDEK for corneal transplantation. We continue to pioneer the reversal of fat loss around the eye due to glaucoma medication. Our trans-foveal Yellow Micropulse Laser Treatment has saved 100's of patients 1000's of intra-vitreal injections for diabetes and macular degeneration.

Dr. Mahootchi was born in Carbondale, Illinois and grew up in Tennessee. He attended Vanderbilt University School of Medicine in Nashville. His Internship in Internal Medicine and Residency in Ophthalmology were also at Vanderbilt. Dr. Mahootchi had the highest academic scholarships to both college and medical school. He is board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology and participates in the Maintenance of Certification program every 10 years. He is past president of the Tampa Bay Ophthalmology Society.

Dr. Mahootchi began practice in Zephyrhills in 1997. Thousands locally have trusted him with their eye care. He also is a leader in effective new glaucoma treatments such as Hydrus, Cyclo G and iStent inject and XEN gel stents. . He also treats patients with dry eyes, tearing eyes, corneal problems, glaucoma, diabetic retinopathy, and macular degeneration.

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