Amjad Khokar, M.D., F.A.A.O.
When Dr. Amjad Khokar opened Houston LASIK & Eye in 2004, he brought with him not only knowledge and experience in laser vision correction, but also dedication to helping people get the best eyesight possible. Dr. Amjad Khokhar has been improving vision – and lives – of people for more than 20 years.
Dr. Khokhar has always been interested in eye health since a young boy in Alexandria. Hence, the Louisiana native went to study Cognitive Sciences at Rice University where he graduated Magna Cum Laude, and then furthered his studies at Baylor College of Medicine in the Texas Medical Center.
Afterwards, he undertook ophthalmologic surgical training at the University of Texas, where he received mentorship on LASIK procedures from top practitioners in the country. He has his board certifications from the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the American Board of Ophthalmology.
Dr. Khokhar then joined the Memorial Hermann Southwest Hospital, where he would eventually become the Chief of Ophthalmology. From time to time, some ophthalmology clinics would request his help, which Dr. Khokhar would gladly oblige. Due to his expertise and contributions to the field of ophthalmology, Dr. Khokhar has been given awards by various scientific bodies.
In addition to performing LASIK surgeries, Dr. Khokhar also trains aspiring LASIK specialists. He is a member of various medical associations in Texas, including the Texas Medical Association, the Harris County Medical Society, the Houston Ophthalmologic Society, and the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons. He regularly visits local organizations to spread awareness about eye health and volunteers at community health clinics in the area.
Ozhan Jafri, O.D.
Dr. Ozhan Jafri specializes in LASIK and laser cataract surgery. He obtained his Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Texas at Austin. He furthered his studies at the university of Texas College of Optometry, where he completed his doctorate degree with highest honors. Dr. Jafri graduated summa cum laude.
Because of his knowledge and expertise, Dr. Jafri has been recognized as a contact lens expert by the Vision Care Institute in March 2012. He is a member of the American Optometric Association and the Texas Optometric Association.
At Houston LASIK & Eye, Dr. Jafri provides patients with expertise and the most up-to-date advancements in LASIK and cataract surgery.
Zubin Jiwani, O.D.
Dr Zubin Jiwani is a Therapeutic Optometrist with special interest in vision correction through LASIK, implantable contact lenses, and scleral lenses. He received optometry degree in 3 countries: United States, Canada, and India. He earned his Doctor of Optometry degree from Indiana University, School of Optometry and a Master of Optometry (with distinction) from Bharti Vidyapeeth Medical School in Pune, India. Dr. Jiwani is an extremely skilled diagnostician with more than ten years of experience in LASIK as well as general optometry. He comes from a long line of eye care providers. He has also presented several scientific presentations and posters in various international conferences and seminars. Dr. Jiwani has worked in various sub-specialties during his career, like Cornea and specialty contact lenses, Glaucoma, Diabetic retinopathy, Pediatric optometry, and Low vision. Dr Jiwani is also involved in community service like eye exams of the mentally challenged athletes at the Special Olympics through ‘Opening Eyes’ program. Dr. Jiwani enjoys being a father of a four year old daughter and loves to spend time with family. He also enjoys playing volleyball for leisure. Dr. Jiwani joined Houston Lasik & Eye in 2017.