Maan Alkharashi, M.D.

Specialties

Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus Service

Strabismus, Adult

Pediatric Cataract

Language

Arabic

Board Certification

  • Ophthalmology
  • Canadian Royal College

Main Campus
243 Charles Street
Boston, MA 02114
Phone: 617-573-3202
Accepting New Patients

Overview

Biography

Dr. Alkharashi is a full-time ophthalmologist at Mass. Eye and Ear and Boston Children’s Hospital. He studies surgical techniques for pediatric and adult strabismus with adjustable sutures, complex strabismus from thyroid orbitopathy and trauma. He is also interested in studying the different types of inherited retinal degenerations, including Leber congenital amaurosis and choroideremia.

Clinical Interests

Adult and pediatric strabismus, pediatric cataract 

Research Interests

Pediatric and adult strabismus with adjustable sutures, complex strabismus from thyroid orbitopathy and trauma, inherited retinal degenerations, including Leber congenital amaurosis and choroideremia

Publications

For a full publication list, please see his CV.

Alkharashi M, Fulton A. Available Evidence on Leber Congenital Amaurosis and Gene Therapy. Seminars in Ophthalmology. 2016 29:1-8.

Oke I, Alkharashi M, Petersen RA, Ashenberg A, Shah AS. Treatment of Ocular Pyogenic Granuloma With Topical Timolol. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017 Apr 1;135(4):383-385. 

Phanphruk W, Alkharashi M, Bilge A, Hunter DG. Sedated suture adjustment in children undergoing adjustable-suture strabismus surgery. J AAPOS. 2017 Jun;21(3):196-200. 

Alkharashi M, Hunter DG. Reduced surgical success rate of rectus muscle plication compared to resection. J AAPOS. 2017 Jun;21(3):201-204. 

Alkharashi M, Dagi AF, Dagi LR. Pericardial patch graft repair of severe localized scleral thinning encountered during strabismus surgery. J AAPOS. 2017 Apr;21(2):156-156.e1. 

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Education

Education

  • King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, M.D.

Residency

  • Ophthalmology, McGill University, Montreal, Canada

Fellowship

  • Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, Boston Children’s Hospital and Mass. Eye and Ear