Syed M Ahmad, MD Ophthalmology

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Ophthalmology Plano, TX

About Dr. Syed M Ahmad MD

Dr. Syed M Ahmad, MD is a doctor primarily located in PLANO, TX, with other offices in Plano, TX and PLANO, TX. He has 25 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology, Other Specialty.

Dr. Ahmad has received 2 awards.

Patients' Choice AwardOn-Time Doctor Award


Dr. Syed M Ahmad has 3 locations

Plano Eye Associates 5900 Coit Rd Plano, TX 75023
Syed Mehdi Ahmad Md 3950 W Plano Pkwy Plano, TX 75075
Ahmad Syed Office 2831 W 15TH ST PLANO, TX 75075


Dr. Syed M Ahmad has the following 2 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.
Other Specialty

Specialty Expertise

Dr. Syed M Ahmad has the following 19 expertise

  • Reconstructive Surgical Procedures
  • Blindness
  • Glaucoma
  • Dry Eye Syndromes
  • Vision Issues
  • Graves Ophthalmopathy
  • Cataract
  • Eye Exam
  • Blepharoptosis
  • Blepharospasm
  • Lasik Surgery
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diabetic Eye Disease (Diabetic Retinopathy)
  • Eye Surgery (Ophthalmologic Surgical Procedures)
  • Eyelid surgery (Blepharoplasty)
  • Eye Pain
  • Eye Abnormalities
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Bacterial Eye Infections


2 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2014, 2015, 2017, 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

    On-Time Doctor Award (2017, 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.


25 Years Experience

St Georges University School Of Medicine

Graduated in 1996

St Lukes Roosevelt Hospital Center


Dr. Syed M Ahmad Accepts the Following Insurance

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Texas
    • BCBS TX BlueChoice
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    • Humana National POS
    • Humana Preferred PPO
  • Scott and White
    • Scott and White PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

More about Dr. Syed M Ahmad

Dr. Ahmad is specialized in opthalmology, and oculoplastic surgery and reconstruction. Oculoplastics is a highly specialized field that requires extensive training in aesthetic, plastic and reconstructive surgery of the face, eyelids, orbits and lacrimal system. He also practices in cosmetics (surgical and non-surgical) including: brow lifts, upper and lower bleph, facial implants, fat repositioning, mid-face lift, revisional eyelid surgery and scar revision. Non-surgical procedures include: botox, chemical peels, lip augmentation, lower eyelid rejuvenation and fillers. Dr. Ahmad grew up with a passion for helping others. He completed his undergraduate training at the University of North Texas with a degree in Biology. He attended St. George's University School Medical school and earned his Doctor of Medicine degree. Dr. Ahmad has completed two separate residencies, the first in internal medicine and the second in ophthalmology. Both residencies were completed at St. Luke's Roosevelt Hospital, known as a highly esteemed teaching hospital of Columbia University, in Manhattan, New York. He served as Chief resident in both residencies. Dr. Ahmad's training is extensive. He first focused on oculoplastic surgery specializing in techniques of plastic surgery as it relates to the eyes and their surrounding structures such as eyelid repairs, disorders of the eye socket, tear duct surgery and the treatment of thyroid eye diseases at the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary under the supervision of Drs Robert and David Della Rocca.

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