Dr. Fazelat is a vitreoretinal specialist. Dr. Fazelat treats patients suffering from age-related macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, retinal artery, and vein occlusion, macular edema, epiretinal membrane, vitreomacular traction, retinal tears, and retinal detachment.
Dr. Fazelat completed his undergraduate degree in biology at the Truman State University in Missouri. Dr. Fazelat completed his Masters in Public Health and his medical Doctorate at Boston University School of Medicine where he was recognized for academic achievement in his second year and given an award for specific achievement in the pathophysiology of the disease. Dr. Fazelat completed a general ophthalmology residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Subsequently, Dr. Fazelat completed a 2-year private, retina fellowship affiliated with Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School. Dr. Fazelat was a post-doctoral Research Fellow at the world-renowned Schepens Eye Research Institute where his research focused on age-related macular degeneration and ophthalmic imaging.
Dr. Fazelat has published in several peer-reviewed articles, been a guest speaker on radio talk shows, and has given presentations on many topics which include “Genetic Markers in Age-related Macular Degeneration”, “Macular Holes”, “Retinal Vein Occlusion”, “Ophthalmic Emergencies” and “Rhegmatogenous Retinal Detachment”.
Dr. Fazelat is a board-certified ophthalmologist, a diplomate of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, and a member of the American Society of Retina Specialists. He is affiliated with and an active staff member at the Elliot Hospital, Catholic Medical Center and Veterans Hospital in Manchester.
Dr. Fazelat was recently recognized as one of the “Top 40 under 40” for the class of 2014 by the New Hampshire Union Leader. Dr. Fazelat has also been chosen by his peers as one of New Hampshire Magazine’s “Top Doctors” for 2014 in the field Ophthalmology.