Mehrdad Malihi, MD is a board-certified Ophthalmologist who completed his fellowship in vitreoretinal surgery at the Casey Eye Institute of Oregon Health & Science University. Previously, he completed a two-year Glaucoma Research Fellowship at the prestigious Mayo Clinic Department of Ophthalmology in Rochester, MN.
Dr. Malihi completed his Residency of Ophthalmology at Rutgers State University of New Jersey and received his M.D. from the School of Medicine at the Tehran University of Medical Sciences.
Dr. Malihi strives to help his patients reach their goals in life through skilled and compassionate eye care. He understands how critical vision is to each person’s potential and health.
Dr. Malihi is a comprehensive ophthalmologist and vitreoretinal surgeon. He provides a broad range of eye care services including ocular surface disease treatment (dry, burning, or irritating eyes), glaucoma care, cataract surgery, injections for retinal swelling and wet macular degeneration, and retina surgery.
Dr. Malihi is an avid supporter of scientific advancement in eye care. He has authored many manuscripts and has presented at meetings teaching about his work. Dr. Malihi participates in clinical trials here at Oregon Retina, bringing advanced care options for blinding diseases to patients in Lane County.
Dr. Malihi’s life goal is to improve his patients’ quality of life by providing exceptional eye care in a compassionate and understanding way. He is married to a wonderful mother and physician. Together with their son, they enjoy competing at soccer and playing chess.