Ophthalmology

Appointments & Information: 667-214-1111

Bennie H. Jeng, MD 
Professor of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences,
Chair, Department of Ophthalmology

University of Maryland School of Medicine
Medical Degree: Perelman School of Medicine University of Pennsylvania
Internship: Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Residency: Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Fellowship: University of California-San Francisco
Board Certification: Ophthalmology
Special Interests: Anterior Segment Surgery, Cornea, Mechanisms of Function change in Eye Disease

Cornea

Ramzi Hemady, MD 
Associate Professor of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences,
University of Maryland School of Medicine 

Medical Degree: American University of Beirut
Residency: American University of Beirut Medical Center
Fellowship: Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary
Board Certification: Ophthalmology
Special Interests: Cornea, Uveitis, Comprehensive Ophthalmology, Anterior Segment Surgery

Wuqaas Munir, MD 
Associate Professor of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences,
University of Maryland School of Medicine

Medical Degree: University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Internship: University of Maryland Medical System
Residency: University of Illinois at Chicago
Fellowship: Bascom Palmer Eye Institute
Board Certification: Ophthalmology
Special Interests: Anterior Segment Surgery, Cornea, Laser Surgery, Refractive Surgery

General

Moran Roni Levin, MD 
Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences,University of Maryland School of Medicine
Medical Degree: Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine
Internship: University of Maryland Medical System
Residency: University of Maryland Medical System
Fellowship: Wilmer Eye Institute at Johns Hopkins
Board Certification: Ophthalmology
Special Interests: Anterior Segment Surgery, Comprehensive Ophthalmology, Contact Lenses, Cornea, General Eye Care

Glaucoma

Lily Im, MD 
Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences,
Director of Glaucoma Service,
University of Maryland School of Medicine

Medical Degree: University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Internship: Western Pennsylvania Hospital
Residency: University of Pittsburgh Eye Center 
Fellowship: Duke University Eye Center
Board Certification: Ophthalmology
Special Interests: Medical, Laser and Surgical Treatment of Glaucoma, Cataract

Mona Kaleem, MD 
Assistant Professor of Ophthamology & Visual Sciences,
University of Maryland School of Medicine

Medical Degree: Howard University College of Medicine
Residency: Howard University Hospital
Fellowship: Cole Eye Institute; Cleveland Clinic
Special Interests: Glaucoma; Cataract; Comprehensive Ophthalmology; Ocular Trauma

Alan L. Robin, MD 
Assistant Professor of Ophthamology & Visual Sciences,
University of Maryland School of Medicine

Medical Degree: Tufts University School of Medicine
Residency: Greater Baltimore Medical Center
Board Certification: Ophthalmology


Osamah J Saeedi, MD  
Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences,
University of Maryland School of Medicine

Medical Degree: University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
Residency: University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center 
Fellowship: Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins Hospital 
Board Certification: Ophthalmology
Special Interests: Ocular Blood Flow, Angiography, Glaucoma

Ramya N. Swamy, MD, MPH 
Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences,
University of Maryland School of Medicine

Medical Degree: Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Internship: University of Maryland Medical Center
Residency: University of Southern California/Doheny Eye Institute
Fellowship: UCLA/Doheny Eye Institute
Board Certification: Ophthalmology
Special Interests: Treatment of Glaucoma

Neuro-Ophthalmology

Michaela Mathews, MD 
Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences,
University of Maryland School of Medicine

Medical Degree: University of Vienna Austria
Internship: University of Maryland Medical System
Residency: Krankenanstaldt des Goettlichen Heilandes-Austria; Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital; Union Memorial Hospital
Fellowship: Wills Eye Hospital
Board Certification: Ophthalmology
Special Interests: Comprehensive Ophthalmology, Ischemic Retinal and Optic Nerve Disease, Lipoprotein (a), Neuro-Ophthalmology

Oculoplastics

F. Lawson Grumbine, MD 
Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences,
University of Maryland School of Medicine

Medical Degree: Jefferson Medical College
Internship: Greater Baltimore Medical Center
Residency: Emory University School of Medicine
Fellowship: University of California-San Francisco
Board Certification: Ophthalmology
Special Interests: Ophthalmology, Oculoplastics

D. Chimene Richa, MD 
Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences,
University of Maryland School of Medicine

Medical Degree: University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Residency: University of Maryland Medical Center 
Fellowship: Allegheny General Hospital 
Board Certification: Ophthalmology
Special Interests: eyelid, lacrimal, and orbital disorders; excess eyelid skin, droopy eyelids, eyelid lesions, and lacrimal system obstructions

Optometry

Sunni Houston Scott, OD 
Instructor of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences,
University of Maryland School of Medicine

OD: New England College of Optometry
Residency: VA Medical Center of Baltimore
Board Certification: Ophthalmology
Special Interests: Contact Lenses, General Eye Care, Optometry


Salma Z. Kiani, OD 
Clinical Instructor of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences,
University of Maryland School of Medicine

OD: New England College of Optometry
Residency: VA Medical Center of Baltimore
Board Certification: Ophthalmology
Special Interests: Contact Lenses, General Eye Care, Optometry


Saleha Munir, OD, FAAO 
Clinical Instructor of Optometry,
Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
University of Maryland School of Medicine

OD: New England College of Optometry
Residency: VA Boston Medical Center
Special Interests: Comprehensive Eye Exams, Ocular GVHD, Ocular Emergencies, Diabetic Eye Exams, Treatment and Management of Eye Diseases, Glaucoma


Asifa Shafi, OD  
Instructor of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences,
University of Maryland School of Medicine

OD: SUNY College of Optometry
Internship: Omni Eye Specialists
Residency: VA Medical Center of Baltimore; VA Medical Center of Perry Point
Special Interests: Pediatric and Geriatric Eye Care, Soft and Hard (RGP) Contact Lenses, Diabetic Eye Care, Glaucoma Management, General Eye Health, Eye Care for Autistic Children and Adults with Disabilities

Luis A. Toledo-Espiett, OD 
Instructor of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences,
University of Maryland School of Medicine

OD: Inter American University
Board Certification: Optometry
Special Interests: Difficult Contact Lens Fitting, Keratoconus, Post-Surgical Corneal Anomalies, Diabetic Eye Care

Pediatrics

Janet Alexander, MD 
Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences,
University of Maryland School of Medicine

Medical Degree: University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Residency: George Washington University Hospital
Fellowship: Children's National Medical Center
Internship: McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University
Special Interests: Pediatric Ophthalmology; Strabismus

Moran Roni Levin, MD 
Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences,University of Maryland School of Medicine
Medical Degree: Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine
Internship: University of Maryland Medical System
Residency: University of Maryland Medical System
Fellowship: Wilmer Eye Institute at Johns Hopkins
Board Certification: Ophthalmology
Special Interests: Anterior Segment Surgery, Comprehensive Ophthalmology, Contact Lenses, Cornea, General Eye Care

Refractive Surgery 

Wuqaas Munir, MD  
Associate Professor of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences,
University of Maryland School of Medicine

Medical Degree: University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Internship: University of Maryland Medical System
Residency: University of Illinois at Chicago
Fellowship: Bascom Palmer Eye Institute
Board Certification: Ophthalmology
Special Interests: LASIK, Anterior Segment Surgery, Cornea, Laser Surgery, Refractive Surgery

Retina

Alan Sheyman, MD 
Assisant Professor of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences,
University of Maryland School of Medicine

Medical Degree: Albert Einstein College of Medicine 
Residency:  Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Fellowship: Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Special Interests: Age-related Macular Degeneration, Diabetic Retinopathy, Macular Diseases, Retinal Detachments, Retinal Vascular Occlusions

Lisa Schocket, MD 
Associate Professor of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences,
University of Maryland School of Medicine

Medical Degree: University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Internship: Presbyterian Medical Center of Pennsylvania
Residency: University of Pennsylvania
Fellowship: Ophthalmology Consultants of Boston
Board Certification: Ophthalmology
Special Interests: Ischemic Retinal and Optic Nerve Disease, Mechanisms of Function change in Eye Disease, Mechanisms of Retinal Aging, Molecular Biology of Retinal Disease