Husamuddin Ansari, MD Ophthalmology

Dr. Husamuddin Ansari, MD

Boston, MA (3 other locations)

About Dr. Husamuddin Ansari MD

Dr. Husamuddin Ansari, MD is a doctor primarily located in Boston, MA, with other offices in West Yarmouth, MA and Framingham, MA(and 2 other locations). He has 19 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology.

Dr. Ansari has received 4 awards.


Dr. Husamuddin Ansari has 4 locations

Ophthalmic Consultants Of Boston 50 Staniford St Ste 600 Boston, MA 02114
Ophthalmic Consultants Of Boston 88 Ansel Hallet Rd West Yarmouth, MA 02673
Ophthalmic Consultants Of Boston 61 Lincoln St Ste 212 Framingham, MA 01702
Ophthalmic Consultants Of Boston 52 2nd Ave Ste 2500 Waltham, MA 02451


Dr. Husamuddin Ansari has the following 1 SPECIALTIES

An ophthalmologist has the training to do much more than just prescribe glasses. They are physicians specially trained to diagnose and treat disorders of the eyes and vision. These doctors are experts on the complicated anatomy of the eye and are trained to treat eye diseases through both medical and surgical methods.Some common conditions that ophthalmologists treat are cataracts, glaucoma, strabismus, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration and amblyopia. In addition, ophthalmologists can provide prescriptions for eye glasses and contact lenses and perform LASIK surgery and other corrective surgeries for refractive errors like myopia (near-sightedness), hyperopia (far-sightedness), astigmatism and presbyopia.

Specialty Expertise

Dr. Husamuddin Ansari has the following 12 expertise

  • Lasik Surgery
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Glaucoma
  • Open-Angle Glaucoma
  • Vision Issues
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Eye Pain
  • Glaucoma Surgery (Trabeculectomy)
  • Eye Exam
  • Blindness


4 Awards

  • Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctors (1)

    Castle Connolly is America's trusted source for the identification of Top Doctors. Their physician-led research team reviews and screens the credentials of tens of thousands of physicians who are nominated by their peers annually, via a nationwide online process, before selecting those physicians who are regionally or nationally among the very best in their medical specialties. Castle Connolly believes strongly that Top Doctors Make a Difference.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2016)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Patients' Choice Award (2018)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • On-Time Doctor Award (2018)

    Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.


19 Years Experience

Columbia University College Of Physicians & Surgeons

Graduated in 2002

Dr. Husamuddin Ansari Accepts the Following Insurance

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts
    • BCBS MA Blue Care Elect PPO
    • BCBS MA HMO Blue with Managed Care Behavioral Health
    • BCBS MA Preferred Blue PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA LocalPlus
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim
    • Harvard Pilgrim ChoiceNet HMO
    • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
    • Harvard Pilgrim PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

More about Dr. Husamuddin Ansari

Dr.Ansari attended Harvard University, where he studied biochemistry and graduatedcum laude. He graduated with an MD and a PhD in MolecularBiology from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. Dr. Ansari completed hisophthalmology residency and glaucoma fellowship at two institutions : the Wilmer Eye Institute at Johns HopkinsUniversity and the Bascom Palmer Eye Institute in Miami. Dr. Ansari has beena member of the full-time faculty at the Scheie Eye Institute of the Universityof Pennsylvania School of Medicine in Philadelphia where he was recognized asan outstanding clinician, educator, and administrator. His past and currentresearch interests include the surgical management of glaucoma, glaucoma lasertreatment, uveitic glaucoma, and surgical training in ophthalmology. Dr.Ansari is a Board Certified Ophthalmologist and is a member of the AmericanMedical Association, the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the Association forResearch in Vision and Ophthalmology, and the American Glaucoma Society. He has vast experience in the medical, laser,and surgical management of all glaucoma-related conditions, including aparticular interest in patients who have failed previous glaucoma surgeries andpatients with concurrent cataract and lens implant issues.

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