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Paymohn Mahdavi, MD

Columbia, MD 21046 (1 other location)
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(410) 656-8130

About Paymohn Mahdavi MD

Paymohn Mahdavi, MD is a health care provider primarily located in Columbia, MD, with another office in Owings Mills, MD. He has 10 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. He speaks Farsi, English and Spanish.


Paymohn Mahdavi has 2 locations

National Retina Institute 6325 Woodside Ct Ste 125 Columbia, MD 21046
National Retina Institute 21 Crossroads Dr Ste 425 Owings Mills, MD 21117


Paymohn Mahdavi has the following specialty

Specialty Expertise

Paymohn Mahdavi has the following 9 areas of expertise

  • Vision Issues
  • Cataract
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Eye Pain
  • Eye Exam
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Lasik Surgery
  • Glaucoma
  • Blindness


10 Years Experience

New York Medical College

Graduated in 2017

National Retina Institute, Baltimore, MD

Graduated in 2019

Arrowhead Regional Medical Center


Loma Linda University School Of Medicine

Graduated in 2012

Paymohn Mahdavi Accepts the Following Insurance

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Alignment Health Plan
  • Blue Cross
  • Blue Shield of CA
  • Care1st
  • Cigna
  • GEHA
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • LACare
  • Medi-Cal
  • Medicare
  • SCAn
  • Secure Horizons
  • Tricare
  • United Health Care - Commercial

More about Paymohn Mahdavi

Dr. Paymohn Mahdavi graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of Pennsylvania with a BA in Economics.  After spending five years in the world of business as an analyst and then consultant specializing in the field of prototype development and robotics, Dr. Mahdavi pursued his true passion, medicine. 

Dr. Mahdavi earned his medical degree from Loma Linda University where he was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha honor society.  He then went on to complete his Ophthalmology residency at New York Medical College where he also served as Chief Resident. After completing his residency, Dr. Mahdavi then furthered his education by completing a Fellowship in Vitreo-Retinal surgery at the National Retina Institute. 

Dr. Mahdavi spent two years in California providing retina care, treatment, and surgery to patients in a large private practice. Dr. Mahdavi has participated in numerous clinical trials involving the latest retinal treatments and novel procedures.

After spending two years in California, Dr. Mahdavi has decided to return to Maryland driven by his love for the community and eagerness to serve the patient population he worked with while a Fellow at The National Retina Institute.  He is looking forward to working within the community, providing his retina expertise, and bringing the latest clinical trials to the patients at NRI. 

Dr. Mahdavi is board certified in Ophthalmology and a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, American Medical Association, and the American Society of Retinal Surgeons.  He has presented his research at the Academy, ASRS and ARVO.  Dr.  Mahdavi is fluent in English, Farsi, and Spanish.  In his free time, he enjoys playing tennis, golf and weightlifting. 


American Board of Ophthalmology, 2019