Darius M. Moshfeghi, MD

Retina specialist

Professor of Ophthalmology at the Stanford University Medical Center
4.6 out of 5
263 Patient Ratings
7 Patient Comments

Byers Eye Institute

  • 2452 Watson Court
  • Palo Alto, CA 94303
  • Phone: 650-723-6995
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Neurogenetic Oncology Program

  • 300 Pasteur Drive
  • Stanford, CA 94305
  • Phone: 650-723-6469
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Professional Education

  • Fellowship: St Jude Children's Research Hospital (2000) TN
  • Residency: Tulane Medical Center (1999) LA
  • Internship: Tulane Medical Center (1996) LA
  • Fellowship: Cleveland Clinic Foundation (2002) OH
  • Board Recertification, Ophthalmology, American Board of Ophthalmology (2010)
  • Board Certification: Ophthalmology, American Board of Ophthalmology (2000)
  • Fellowship, Cleveland Clinic, Vitreoretinal Surgery (2002)
  • Fellowship, Univ. Tenn. Memphis/St. Jude, Oncology & Orbital Disease (2000)
  • Ophthalmology, Tulane University, Ophthalmology (1999)
  • Internship, Tulane University, Transitional (Rotating) Internship (1996)
  • MD, Tulane University, Medicine (1995)
  • B.S.Eng., Tulane University, Biomedical Engineering (1991)
  • Medical Education: Tulane University School of Medicine (1995) LA

Honors & Awards

  • America's Top Doctors, Ophthalmology, Castle Connolly Medical, LTD (2012)
  • Best Doctors, Best Doctors, Inc. (2009-2012)
  • America's Top Ophthalmologists, Consumers' Research Council of America (2004-2005, 2007-2008, 2009)
  • Honor Award, American Society of Retina Specialists (2009)
  • Achievement Award, American Academy of Ophthalmology (2008)
  • Best Poster, American Academy of Ophthalmology (2007)
  • Editor's Choice, American Academy of Ophthalmology (2003)
  • Paul Kayser International Scholar, Pan-American Academy of Ophthalmology (2002)
  • ARVO Travel Grant, National Eye Institute (2002)
  • Fellow, Ronald G. Michels Fellowship Foundation (2001-2002)
  • Fellow, Heed Ophthalmic Foundation (2000-2001)
  • Dean's Honor Scholarship, Tulane University (1987-1991)

Administrative Appointments

  • Director of Telemedicine, Dept. of Ophthalmology, Byers Eye Institute at Stanford University (2011 - Present)
  • Director of Pediatric Vitreoretinal Disease, Dept. of Ophthalmology, Byers Eye Institute at Stanford University (2011 - Present)
  • Director of Vitreoretinal Surgical & Medical Fellowship, Dept. of Ophthalmology, Horngren Vitreoretinal Center, Byers Eye Institute at Stanford University (2009 - Present)
  • Founder & Director, Stanford University Network for Diagnosis of Retinopathy of Prematurity (SUNDROP) (2005 - Present)
  • Co-Director of Ocular Oncology, Dept. of Ophthalmology (2008 - 2011)
  • Director of Ocular Oncology, Dept. of Ophthalmology (2002 - 2008)
  • Faculty Senator, Ophthalmology (2007 - 2010)
  • Moderator of Grand Rounds, Dept. of Ophthalmology (2005 - 2008)
4.7

Friendliness

4.6

Recommended to others

4.6

Explanations

4.6

Listens

4.6

Includes you in decisions

4.7

Clear Communication

4.7

Confidence in your doctor

3.4

Wait times

SHC Patient, Feb 2015

I am always confident in this provider.

SHC Patient, Feb 2015

Without any explanations or caring, he asked me to see other physician for possible CANCER!

SHC Patient, Nov 2014

Dr. Moshfeghi is a terrific doctor.

SHC Patient, Aug 2014

Dr. Moshfeghi is very attentive to all my questions and concerned and he showed it by referring me to specialist eye doctors e.g., for pain behind eye & cataract surgery.

SHC Patient, Jun 2014

I've been Dr. Moshfeghi's patient for almost 10 years. He's an astute, skilled, empathetic doctor.

SHC Patient, Jun 2014

All were helpful and courteous.

SHC Patient, Dec 2013

It was very good.

4.6 out of 5
263 Patient Ratings
7 Patient Comments

SHC Patient, Feb 2015

I am always confident in this provider.

SHC Patient, Feb 2015

Without any explanations or caring, he asked me to see other physician for possible CANCER!

SHC Patient, Nov 2014

Dr. Moshfeghi is a terrific doctor.

SHC Patient, Aug 2014

Dr. Moshfeghi is very attentive to all my questions and concerned and he showed it by referring me to specialist eye doctors e.g., for pain behind eye & cataract surgery.

SHC Patient, Jun 2014

I've been Dr. Moshfeghi's patient for almost 10 years. He's an astute, skilled, empathetic doctor.

SHC Patient, Jun 2014

All were helpful and courteous.

SHC Patient, Dec 2013

It was very good.