Wael Abdelghani, MD, FACS

Retina and Vitreous Specialist located in The Woodlands, TX

Dr. Wael Abdelghani specializes in the surgical and medical management of vitreous, retina, and macula diseases at his practice, The Woodlands Retina Center in The Woodlands, Texas. His devotion to providing the highest quality care to his patients is backed by his commitment to offering state-of-the-art therapies. He has a special interest in sutureless (no stitches) vitrectomy, microsurgical techniques for macular surgery, and the pharmacological treatment of age-related macular degeneration.

Dr. Abdelghani received his medical degree from Alexandria University then went on to complete his residency in ophthalmology at the renowned Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York. He then furthered his subspecialty training with a vitreoretinal fellowship at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston.

Dr. Abdelghani is certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology and is a member of the American Society of Retina Specialists. His interest in surgical innovations and his enthusiasm for teaching have shaped his career. He has participated in many research studies, most importantly on age-related macular degeneration and ocular complications from HIV.

Prior to establishing The Woodlands Retina Center in 2008, Dr. Abdelghani had a successful career at various institutes. He was an assistant professor of ophthalmology at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, one of the top-ranked medical and research institutes in the United States.

In his private practice, Dr. Abdelghani continues to provide the most dedicated and innovative care to all his patients.

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The Woodlands Retina Center

Dr. Wael Abdelghani specializes in the surgical and medical management of vitreous, retina, and macula diseases at his practice, The Woodlands Retina Center in The Woodlands, Texas. His devotion to providing the highest quality care to his patients is backed by his commitment to offering state-of-the-art therapies. He has a special interest in sutureless (no stitches) vitrectomy, microsurgical techniques for macular surgery, and the pharmacological treatment of age-related macular degeneration.

Dr. Abdelghani received his medical degree from Alexandria University then went on to complete his residency in ophthalmology at the renowned Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York. He then furthered his subspecialty training with a vitreoretinal fellowship at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston.

Dr. Abdelghani is certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology and is a member of the American Society of Retina Specialists. His interest in surgical innovations and his enthusiasm for teaching have shaped his career. He has participated in many research studies, most importantly on age-related macular degeneration and ocular complications from HIV.

Prior to establishing The Woodlands Retina Center in 2008, Dr. Abdelghani had a successful career at various institutes. He was an assistant professor of ophthalmology at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, one of the top-ranked medical and research institutes in the United States.

In his private practice, Dr. Abdelghani continues to provide the most dedicated and innovative care to all his patients.


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    "Dr. Abdelghani is amazing!! My husband was referred to him due to an eye injury. The surgery went well and the office staff was friendly and caring."

    Sarah
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    "After two laser surgeries I'm happy to say the nitrous bubble dissipated and my vision is 100% ! Dr. Abdelghani is amazing even when my anxiety was through the roof."

    Di R.
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    "This staff is so efficient and courteous. We've never waited very long. The doctor is personable, knowledgeable, and seems happy to answer all questions."

    Karen M.
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    "Very thorough and caring but most importantly I had great laser surgery on my torn retina. Everything is done right."

    Leslie W.
  • Healthgrades

    "He took his time and it is because of him that I am doing so much better now. He found a tumor where all the other doctors...did not suspect anything wrong."

    Sherin S.
  • Healthgrades

    "I needed assistance quickly for a retinal detachment. I got an appointment the same day I had surgery the next. Recovery is slow but I received excellent care."

    Anonymous Patient
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    "I needed assistance quickly for a retinal detachment. I got an appointment the same day I had surgery the next. Recovery is slow but I received excellent care."

    Anonymous Patient
Location
The Woodlands Retina Center
1001 Medical Plaza Drive, Suite 240
The Woodlands, TX 77380
Phone: 281-367-9700
Fax: 281-367-9701
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281-367-9700

Wael Abdelghani, MD, FACS
1001 Medical Plaza Drive
Suite 240
The Woodlands, TX 77380