Dr.Fahad H. Khan
Dr. Fahad H. Khan is a fellowship-trained ophthalmologist who specializes in Glaucoma care and is an expert cataract and glaucoma surgeon. He has successfully performed thousands of surgeries on happy patients for cataracts and glaucoma. He focuses on advanced laser surgeries for treating a variety of ophthalmic conditions. Dr. Khan is also certified in several of the newest and best MIGs (Minimally Invasive Glaucoma surgeries) that can be utilized at the time of cataract surgery. The newest MIGs offer our patients the ability to lower their eye pressures through safe and effective means versus longer, difficult surgeries usually associated with longer healing times and complications. Dr. Khan can choose an easy, safe and simple way to lower your eye pressure that best fits your needs and protects your vision so you can get back to life.
Dr. Khan is a native of Southern California where he grew up. He attended college in California, where he graduated with multiple honors from the University of California: San Diego (UCSD) with a Bachelor of Science in Bio-engineering/Pre-Medicine. He then moved to the Midwest to attend Creighton University for his medical education where he received two years of educational scholarships. He went on to complete his Ophthalmology residency training at the University of Missouri, Kansas City where he developed a special interest in optimizing the long term outcomes of glaucoma care. In order to further his expertise in glaucoma, Dr. Khan completed his glaucoma fellowship from the University of Texas Southwestern in Dallas, Texas. Always a Californian at heart, he returned to San Diego to be closer to family and bring his passion for medicine to the local San Diego community.
Dr. Khan brings his expertise and dedication to patient care to the Vision Specialists of California where he accepts most insurance plans. He is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the Glaucoma society. He enjoys good food, traveling abroad and the great outdoors. He also speaks multiple languages including Hindi and Bengali. Schedule a Consultation and get the care you deserve.