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Dr. Alexander Izad, MD
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Dr. Alexander Izad, MD

Ophthalmologist (Eye Doctor)

23 Years of Experience

5.0

(146)
Accepting patients

    Overview

    Dr. Alexander Izad earned his Doctor of Medicine degree from the Karolinska Institute in Sweden, one of the top-ranked medical universities in the world. He was also a visiting scholar at Harvard Medical School, Brown University, Emory University and Thomas Jefferson University Schools of Medicine. He completed his internship at Yale University School of Medicine and finished his residency in Ophthalmology at the State University of New York Upstate Medical University. He served as Chief resident during his training. He completed his fellowship training in Vitreoretinal Disease and Surgery at both the University of Texas Medical Branch, and the University of Texas Medical School at Houston. He began his career as an Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology at the University of Arizona College of Medicine as the Director of Retina at the Southern Arizona VA Health Care System in Tucson. He continued his career in private practice in North Texas and Southern California. Dr. Izad founded the Highland Retina Associates in 2017 to fulfill his dream of bringing world-class retinal care to an underserved area. Dr. Izad has been actively involved in clinical research, serving as the principal investigator for many national research trials. He has published peer-reviewed articles and book chapters and lectured extensively on various subjects in retinal diseases and surgery. He is board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology and an active member of numerous professional organizations including the American Society of Retina Specialists and the American Academy of Ophthalmology. In his free time, he enjoys spending time with his family, running and hiking.
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    Medical Specialties and Areas of Expertise

    Ophthalmologist (Eye Doctor)

    Education & Training

    SUNY Syracuse (Residency)

    Yale University School of Medicine (Internship)

    University of Texas Medical Branch / The University of Texas Health Science Center (Fellowship)

    Doctorate - Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden

    Board Certifications

    American Board of Ophthalmology

    Languages

    Persian

    Spanish

    Swedish

    Medical Conditions Treated

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    Insurances

    Top Insurances

    • Aetna

    • Bravo Health

    • Cigna

    • Medicaid

    • Medicare

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    Locations

    Highland Retina Associates

    1530 N 7th St.

    Suite 502

    Terre Haute, IN 47807

    (812) 281-2608

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    Ratings & Reviews

    Rating Star

    5.0

    Overall rating

    Based on 146 reviews

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    Office Experience

    99% of patients found the doctor and staff friendly and the office clean and modern

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    Attentiveness

    99% of patients felt that their time spent with the doctor was meaningful and impactful and that any follow ups were addressed quickly

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    Wait Times

    78% of patients were satisfied with the wait time

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    Appointment Booking

    99% of patients found it easy to book an appointment

    Patients give Dr. Alexander Izad an Excellent overall experience rating of 5 out of 5 stars. Dr. Izad has been rated and reviewed by 146 patients. These ratings are based on a variety of factors, including the amount of time patients spent with Dr. Izad, his bedside manner, appointment waiting time, friendliness of the office staff, clarity of diagnosis, and more.

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    Recognitions

    Memberships & Associations

    American Society of Retina Specialists

    Professional Member

    American Academy of Ophthalmology

    Professional Member

    Indiana Academy of Ophthalmology

    Professional Member

    Indiana State Medical Associaton

    Professional Member

    American College of Surgeons Science Center

    Professional Member

    Awards

    Top Doctor

    Castle Connely Award

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Is Alexander Izad accepting new patients?

    Yes, Alexander Izad is accepting new patients at this time.

    Does Alexander Izad offer online booking?

    Please contact Dr. Izad's office at (812) 281-2608 for information about online booking, telehealth, or to schedule an appointment.

    Does Alexander Izad offer telehealth appointments?

    Please contact Dr. Izad's office at (812) 281-2608 for information telehealth appointment availability or for scheduling assistance.

    Which language(s) does Alexander Izad speak?

    Alexander Izad speaks English, Persian, Spanish and Swedish.

    Which board certifications does Alexander Izad have?

    Alexander Izad is certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology.

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