Doctors & Therapists

Ophthalmology & Eye Surgery

Prof. Dr. med. Mehdi Shajari


  • Treatment of acute and chronic eye diseases

  • Eye Check-Up and Eye screening (e.g. for glaucoma, macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, keratoconus)

  • Cataract surgery (Experts in the insert of multifocal lenses, EDOF lenses, aspheric lenses as well as toric lenses)

  • Operative correction of ametropia (nearsightedness, astigmatism, farsightedness, presbyopia)

  • Eye lasering (LASIK, LASEK, SMILE, PRK)

  • Refractive Retreatments of complex Starting situations (correction of external incorrect treatments, e.g. after LASIK)

  • Insert of phakic lenses (ICL, IPCL)

  • Treatment of the age-related macular degeneration and Retinal diseases (conservative and surgical by means of IVOM)

  • Treatment of dry eyes (conservative and surgical, e.g. by the means of IPL)

  • Consultation and treatment of the Office-Eye-Syndrome (Eye complaints because of long screen activity)

  • Keratoconus control und operative treatment (Crosslinking)

  • Glaucoma treatment conservative and surgical by means of minimally invasive surgery

  • Corneal transplantation

  • Treatment of Surface disturbances of the Corneal (conservative and surgical, e.g. by the means of PTK)

  • Secondary lens implantation (e.g. for dislocated lenses) and lens surgery in maximally difficult conditions (e.g. mature lens, PEX, post-trauma)

  • Glasses fitting

  • Eyelid surgery (blepharoplasty)

  • Treatment of dark circles under the eyes (minimally invasive with fillers as well as surgical)

  • Expert opinion for ophthalmological questions


Medical studies at the Goethe Universität in Frankfurt and the Cornell University in New York with Completion of the German and American state examination

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  • Study abroad at Karolinska University and Johns Hopkins University

  • Residency at the University of Frankfurt and Ludwig Maximilian University in Munich

  • Acquisition of the German Specialist Certificate in Ophthalmology in Munich and the European Specialist Certificate in Paris (FEBO)

  • Promotion, Habilitation and Professorship at the Goethe University in Frankfurt

  • Most recently senior physician at the University Hospitals of Munich and Frankfurt with leading function in ophthalmic surgery

  • According to expertscape one of the world wide leading Experts in the fields of Refraction, astigmatism and cataract

  • According to Focus Ärzteliste 2023 Germany's Top Physicians for "Cataract and Refractive Surgery" and "Corneal Diseases

  • Publisher and Autor of several Textbooks about operative Ophthalmology (e.g. cataract and lens surgery in Springer Verlag)

  • Publikation of numerous specialist articles and in Editoreal Board of the two most important journals in ophthalmology in Germany(„The Ophthalmology“, „Clinic monthly pages for Ophthalmology “)

  • Komiteemitglied in the greatest europäischen Fachgesellschaft für Augenheilkunde (ESCRS)


– 1st Place Eyefox Teaching Award 2021
– 3rd place Video Award ESCRS 2021
– 1st PlaceVideo Award DOG 2020
– 3rd Place Video Award ESCRS 2020
– Dieter-Bumiller Award 2019
– Poster of the Day – DOG 2018

– Best poster Award AAO 2017
– Thea Trophy 2nd 2016
– Best lecture DGII 2016

– Best lecture Rhein Mainischer Augenärzte 2015

„Cutting-edge medicine, Digitalization und Empathy“

I love my job and it fills me with the greates joy, when I can offer ophthalmic treatments of the highest level to my patients. Through far reaching usage of digital Utensils, we have got more time for a trusting doctor-patient relationship and in the end, that is the most important thing.