Sara Khandan, M.D.
Dr. Khandan is an ophthalmologist who specializes in glaucoma and cataracts. After receiving her undergraduate degree from University of California, Davis, Dr. Khandan pursued her medical degree at Rush University. She then moved to Michigan where she completed her ophthalmology residency at Beaumont Hospital. Afterwards, she moved to Florida where she completed her glaucoma fellowship at the world renowned Bascom Palmer Eye Institute.
Dr. Khandan specializes in the management of cataract and glaucomatous diseases such as primary angle glaucoma, pseudo-exfoliation glaucoma, narrow angle glaucoma, and secondary glaucoma caused by other eye conditions. Surgically, she performs cataract surgery, blepharoplasty, pterygium surgery, and provides glaucoma laser treatment as well as procedures ranging from the micro-incisional (or minimally invasive) glaucoma surgeries (MIGS) to the traditional filtering, and glaucoma devices implantation.
Dr. Khandan is a member of several professional organizations, including the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the American Glaucoma Society. Additionally, she participates in international conferences including the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons. Dr. Khandan has given several educational presentations and has contributed to various publications on diverse ophthalmic subjects.
During Dr. Khandan’s free time, she plays tennis and enjoys lap swimming. As an asset to our diverse community of patients, she is fluent in Farsi and basic Spanish.