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Kamran R. Nejad, M.D.

" Patients trust me with their most valuable asset: their vision. I understand it is a privilege and a huge responsibility. I assure them that I will treat them as family and do my best to help them."
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Kamran R. Nejad, M.D., is a board certified and fellowship-trained Cataract and Glaucoma specialist at Northwest Eye. He provides exceptional care to patients at our offices in Maple Grove, Golden Valley and Wayzata. Dr. Nejad Speaks English and Farsi and is accepting new patients.

Dr. Nejad is not only a compassionate and highly skilled ophthalmologist but is also a leading expert in both surgical and medical management of cataract and glaucoma. He brings a wealth of experience, knowledge, and technology with the latest advancements in cataract and glaucoma fields, such as light adjustable and multifocal lens implants, laser-assisted cataract surgery, laser glaucoma procedures, and micro-invasive glaucoma surgeries.

Dr. Nejad was born and raised in Iran. He earned his doctorate degree from Hamadan University of Medical Sciences in Hamdan, Iran, where he was recognized as the top student in his class of 2006 followed by an Ophthalmology residency in Tehran, Iran. He practiced as a comprehensive Ophthalmologist for 5 years before pursuing his advanced fellowship training in Glaucoma clinical research at the esteemed Wills Eye Hospital in Philadelphia, PA. He further completed an additional residency in Ophthalmology in Virginia followed by a year of Glaucoma Fellowship at the prestigious University of California in San Diego.

Dr. Nejad actively participates in professional organizations such as the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the American Glaucoma Society, and America Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery among others.

With his extraordinary surgical and clinical skills, dedication to research, and compassionate approach to patient care, Dr. Kamran R. Nejad is proud to serve the Northwest Eye Community.

In his free time, he enjoys spending time with his family, hiking, biking, and traveling.

Call today to schedule an appointment: (763) 416-7600.

  • Medical School
    Hamadan University of Medical Sciences, Hamadan, Hamdan, Iran (1998 – 2006)
  • Internship
    Hahnemann Hospital, Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA (2018-2019)
  • Residencies
    – Ophthalmology Residency, Tehran University of Medical Science, Tehran, Tehran, Iran (2006-2010)
    – Ophthalmology Residency, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, VA (2019 – 2022)
  • Fellowships
    – Glaucoma Clinical Research Fellow, Wills Eye Hospital, Philadelphia, PA (2015-2017)
    – Glaucoma Fellowship, University of California in San Diego (2022-2023)
  • American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO)
  • American Glaucoma Society (AGS)
  • American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ASCRS)
  • Association for Research and Vision in Ophthalmology (ARVO)
  • European Glaucoma Society (EGS)
  • European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ESCRS)
  • Minnesota Academy of Ophthalmology (MAO)
  • Ranked first, Hamadan University of Medical Sciences comprehensive pre-internship board exam
  • Top student, Hamadan University of Medical Sciences, class of 2006
  • Ranked second, national comprehensive pre-internship board exam
  • Top resident, class of 2010, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran

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Dr. Nejad’s Patient Reviews


Serving Our Community

With six locations throughout the Twin Cities metro area, Northwest Eye is among the largest eye care providers in the Midwest. Be Eye Wise and schedule a general eye exam or a specific service consultation today. We have optical  at the following offices:  Golden Valley, Minnetonka, Maple Grove, St. Anthony, and Wayzata, MN.

8501 Golden Valley Rd.,
Suite 100 & 200
Golden Valley, MN 55427
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12501 Whitewater Drive, Suite 110
Minnetonka, MN 55343
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12000 Elm Creek Blvd N., Suite 100
Maple Grove, MN 55369
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2601 39th Ave NE., Suite 1
St. Anthony, MN 55421
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250 Central Ave N., Suites 105 & 107, Optical Suite 106
Wayzata, MN 55391
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7125 Tamarack Rd, Suite 150,
Woodbury, MN 55125
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11091 Ulysses St NE., Suite 400
Blaine, MN 55434
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9801 Dupont Ave S., Suite 100
Bloomington, MN 55431
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10709 Wayzata Blvd., Suites 100 & 120
Minnetonka, MN 55305
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