Babak Eliassi-Rad, MD

Assistant Professor, Ophthalmology

85 E. Concord St


I am a board-certified ophthalmologist with fellowship training in glaucoma. My expertise is in treatment of medical and surgical glaucoma. Additionally I am an expert in cataract surgery.


  • University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee, MD
  • University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee, BS


  • Published on 8/14/2017

    Park AJ, Eliassi-Rad B, Desai MA. Ptosis after glaucoma surgery. Clin Ophthalmol. 2017; 11:1483-1489. PMID: 28860697.

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  • Published on 9/1/2002

    Shin DH, Iskander NG, Ahee JA, Singal IP, Kim C, Hughes BA, Eliassi-Rad B, Kim YY. Long-term filtration and visual field outcomes after primary glaucoma triple procedure with and without mitomycin-C. Ophthalmology. 2002 Sep; 109(9):1607-11. PMID: 12208706.

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  • Published on 12/1/2001

    Shin DH, Kim YY, Ginde SY, Kim PH, Eliassi-Rad B, Khatana AK, Keole NS. Risk factors for failure of 5-fluorouracil needling revision for failed conjunctival filtration blebs. Am J Ophthalmol. 2001 Dec; 132(6):875-80. PMID: 11730652.

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  • Published on 5/1/2001

    Shin DH, Birt CM, O'Grady JM, Kim C, Juzych MS, Lemon LC, Reed SY, Eliassi-Rad B. Transscleral suture fixation of posterior chamber lenses combined with trabeculectomy. Ophthalmology. 2001 May; 108(5):919-29. PMID: 11320023.

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  • Published on 1/1/1999

    Eliassi-Rad B, Green WR. Histopathologic study of presumed parafoveal telangiectasis. Retina. 1999; 19(4):332-5. PMID: 10458300.

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  • Published on 1/1/1997

    Brandt CR, Imesch P, Spencer B, Eliassi-Rad B, Syed NA, Untawale S, Robinson NL, Albert DM. The herpes simplex virus type 1 ribonucleotide reductase is required for acute retinal disease. Arch Virol. 1997; 142(5):883-96. PMID: 9191855.

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  • Published on 2/1/1996

    Eliassi-Rad B, Albert DM, Green WR. Frequency of ocular metastases in patients dying of cancer in eye bank populations. Br J Ophthalmol. 1996 Feb; 80(2):125-8. PMID: 8814741.

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