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Aisha Hasan, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor
Department of Ophthalmology
Cataract surgery, corneal transplantation, intraocular lens exchange and repositioning.

Dr. Aisha Hasan is a board certified Ophthalmologist who is fellowship trained in Corneal and External Disease. She specializes in cataract surgery, corneal transplantation, intraocular lens exchange and repositioning.

Dr. Hasan completed medical school at Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School where she coauthored a manuscript on Ocriplasmin treatment. She went on to Ophthalmology residency at Bronx Care Hospital where she was Chief resident her final year and presented annually at research conferences. She then went on to Cornea Fellowship at Manhattan Eye Ear and Throat Hospital where she worked on complex anterior segment pathologies and co-authored a manuscript on corneal transplant tissue criteria and its effect on surgical outcome.

Dr. Hasan loves making sure that each of her patients is heard and believes that each patient requires a personalized approach to treatment and care. She feels privileged to care for and support her patients in the New York community.

Areas of Expertise
  • Cataract surgery (with and without femto)

  • Premium and toric intraocular lens surgery

  • Intraocular lens exchange

  • Intraocular lens reposition

  • Penetrating keratoplasty

  • Endothelial keratoplasty (DSAEK & DMEK)

  • Pterygium excision

  • Fuchs corneal dystrophy

  • Secondary corneal edema management

  • Recurrence erosion syndrome

  • Complex corneal ulcer management

Research interests

Dr. Hasan has authored multiple peer reviewed publications in the fields top medical journals. Her research interests include surgical outcomes, corneal pathologies and novel treatments, and infectious keratitis management.

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