Ahad Mahootchi, MD

Ahad Mahootchi, MD, is a board certified ophthalmologist and founder of The Eye Clinic of Florida, which provides world class cataract and specialty ophthalmic surgery and care. Dr. Mahootchi is one of Florida’s highest ated cataract, glaucoma, and eyelid surgeons. PatientsChoice.org has recognized him as a Top Ten doctor in Florida, and he leads the region with the best outcomes for eye and eyelid surgery. With 25 years of experience, he has performed more than 28,000 eye surgeries. In addition, he has more than two decades of experience in placing astigmatism correcting implants and in laser vision correction. He is currently the most experienced surgeon in the country in placing XEN Gel Stent implants for glaucoma. Dr. Mahootchi was born in Carbondale, Illinois, and grew up in Tennessee. He attended Vanderbilt University School of Medicine in Nashville and performed his internship in internal medicine and residency in ophthalmology at Vanderbilt. He is board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology.