Soroudi Advanced LASIK & Eye Centers
Dr. Angineh Almasi
Soroudi Advanced Lasik Eye Centers
Dr. Angineh Almasi
Dr. Angineh Almasi
Dr. Angineh Almasi attended the University of California, Los Angeles where she received her bachelor’s degree in Biology. During her undergraduate years she participated with the CLEK research study at UCLA Jules Eye Stein Institute, David Geffen School of Medicine under the prestigious Dr. Barry A. Weissman. The CLEK research study focused on patients with various corneal conditions such as Keratoconus. Due to her love for the medical field, Dr. Almasi decided to pursue the field of Optometry. She attended the University of Houston, College of Optometry where she obtained her Doctorate Degree of Optometry in 2010. In her schooling and career Dr. Almasi has received many awards of honor and excellence in the field of eye care. Some of her awards include: Clinical letters of excellence, being on the Deans honor list for academic excellence, Honors at Entrance, Presidents outstanding Scholastic Achievement award as well as many leadership awards.
Dr. Almasi specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of ocular diseases including diabetes, hypertension, retinal disease, Glaucoma and Macular Degeneration. She is an optometric physician emphasizing on general eye disease as well as co-managing pre- and post-operative management of cataract and refractive surgery such as LASIK, PRK, Keratoconus, Corneal Transplantation and Intacs.
Dr. Almasi completed her externships/rotations at Bridge Builders, Dallas TX where she focused on diagnosing and treating anterior segment, posterior segment, and neuro-ocular diseases. She received full exposure at the San Diego Naval Base Medical Center in San Diego CA, where she provided eye care services to active-duty soldiers, retirees, and their families. She performed primary eye care, contact lens services, and worked in a multidisciplinary setting with other health care providers treating patients with various ocular and systemic conditions. At the University of Houston in Houston TX, she examined and managed patients in four specialty clinics: Cornea & Contact Lens, Family Practice, Specialty Pediatrics and Eye Medical Services. She managed patients with various ocular diseases and worked along side Glaucoma, Oculoplastic and Retinal specialists. She had the privilege to experience various surgical procedures such as ALT, SLT, LPI, PRP, grid/focal laser treatments and various oculoplastic procedures.
Dr. Almasi takes tremendous pride in providing her patients with the highest level of care, whether she is writing a prescription, diagnosing, treating, managing medical conditions, or referring patients for surgical procedures. Advising her valued patients for a variety of ocular procedures and treatment options is important to her. She enjoys educating her patients of the benefits it provides whether it is a lifestyle choice, convenience, or a medically necessary procedure.
Dr. Almasi is involved in numerous personal and professional organizations. During her undergraduate and graduate years, she was an active member of many optometry associations. She also donates her time with various charities and organizations like “One Sight”, where free eye exams and glasses are provided for underprivileged populations. She loves spending her free time with family and friends. She loves volunteering in her community and at her church. She is fluent in English and Armenian. Dr. Almasi loves the field of Optometry and is so happy with her career choice. Since vision is such a crucial aspect of how one sees and perceives the world, Dr. Almasi says, “I am so blessed and humbled to be doing what I love, which is helping people SEE.”