Cornea Consultants of Texas
President and Founder
Diplomate, American Board of Ophthalmology
Dr. Koreishi has 2 office locations, in Fort Worth and Arlington.
Hours for patient care:
Emergencies 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
Fort Worth Office – OPENING IN 2015
Our 2nd office will be located in the new Park Hill Surgery Center Building
3455 Locke Avenue
Fort Worth, TX 76107
707 N. Fielder Rd, Suite B-1
Arlington, TX 76102
I value the advancing technology and the ability to stay on the cutting edge in the field of cornea transplant surgery and cataract surgery. I strive to provide the highest quality eye care while exceeding expectations. I believe in the value of educating patients in order to facilitate a better understanding of the disease process. With this knowledge, patients are able to take a more active and vital role in treatment and recovery.
Aaleya Koreishi, M.D. – Biography
Aaleya Koreishi, MD, is a fellowship trained, board certified ophthalmologist specializing in medical and surgical diseases of the cornea and anterior segment. With her surgical expertise, she is highly skilled at performing the latest surgical techniques for corneal transplantation, cataract surgery, and other corneal procedures. Dr. Koreishi also has specialty training in laser vision correction surgery. She has a special interest in tumors of the ocular surface and incorporating the newest state-of-the-art surgical techniques. Dr. Koreishi is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, Cornea Society, American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, Texas and Tarrant County Medical Associations, and the Texas Ophthalmological Association. She recently received an American Academy of Ophthalmology Achievement Award for many years of distinguished service in the programs of this society. Dr. Koreishi is proud to provide compassionate and quality eye care to her patients.
Aaleya Koreishi, M.D. – Curriculum Vitae
Texas Health, Arlington Memorial Hospital
Cornea Consultants of Texas. Aaleya Koreishi, M.D., P.A. 2013-present
President and Founder
Private practice office in Arlington opened January 2013
Specializing in Cornea, Cataract, Anterior Segment and Refractive surgery
Second office location in Fort Worth opened January 2014
Cornea, Cataract, and Refractive surgery specialist 2008-2012
Cornea Associates of Texas
Duke University Eye Center 2006-2008
Assistant Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology. Cornea and Refractive Service (2007-2008)
Comprehensive Ophthalmology Service (2006-2007)
LASIK and Cataract specialist 2005-2006
Kameen Eye Associates, Baltimore, MD.
Diplomate, American Board of Ophthalmology
POSTGRADUATE SPECIALTY TRAINING
Fellow, Cornea, External Disease, and Refractive Surgery 2004-2005
The Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Univ. of Miami School of Medicine
Johns Hopkins Hospital, Wilmer Eye Institute 2001-2004
Oakwood Hospital, Dearborn, Michigan, 2000-2001
The University of Michigan Medical School 1996-2000
The University of Michigan, BS in Biology. GO BLUE! 1992-1996
High Honors in Biology, Honors Thesis
Class Honors, 1994-1996
Varsity Field Hockey, Division I, 1992-1995. Elected co-captain 1995
Texas Ophthalmological Association 2013-present
Texas Medical Association 2008-present
Tarrant County Medical Society 2008-present
Dallas Academy of Ophthalmology 2008-present
The Cornea Society 2007-present
American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery 2004-present
American Academy of Ophthalmology 2001-present
State of Texas Medical License
HONORS & AWARDS
First surgeon in the Dallas-Fort Worth area to implant the IMT (Implantable miniature telescope) for age-related macular degeneration. CentraSight treatment program by VisionCare Ophthalmic Technologies. 2012-present
American Academy of Ophthalmology Achievement Award. For many years of distinguished service in the programs of this society. 2012
First Place: 2004 Bloomberg Memorial Resident video competition in cataract/implant surgery. The American College of Eye Surgeons. 2004
Walter J. Stark Research Award, co-recipient. Wilmer Eye Institute, Resident Research Award. 2002
Student Council Class Advocate, The University of Michigan Medical School. Elected by classmates as one of five class representatives. 1996-2000
Student Council Treasurer, The University of Michigan Medical School. 1997-1998
SERVICE & VOLUNTEER WORK
Project Access, Tarrant County
Health fairs in Dallas-Fort Worth
Cornea transplant techniques, see bibliography
Ocular surface tumors, see bibliography
CERTIFICATIONS AND PROFESSIONAL TRAINING
LenSx Femtosecond laser for cataract surgery
Implantable Miniature Telescope. VisionCare Ophthalmic Technologies. Implanted the first telescope device in the DFW area, 2012
Cornea, Anterior Segment, Refractive surgery fellowship, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute (Ranked #1 by U.S. News and World Report)
Moria DSAEK System
Allegretto Wave excimer laser
Verisyse Phakic IOL, Advanced Medical Optics.
INTACS, Addition Technology, Inc.
Intralase Femtosecond Laser
VISX Excimer Laser
Cornea Transplant Surgery
Ocular Surface Tumors
Bibliography of Aaleya Koreishi, MD
Koreishi A. Wound construction in cataract surgery. Basic Techniques of Ophthalmic Surgery. San Francisco, CA: American Academy of Ophthalmology; in press.
Yoo SH, Kymionis GD, Koreishi A, et al. Femtosecond assisted sutureless Anterior Lamellar Keratoplasty. Ophthalmology 2008;115:1303-1307.
Schechter BA, Koreishi AF, Karp CL. Long term follow-up of conjunctival and corneal intraepithelial neoplasia treated with topical interferon alfa-2b. hthalmology 2008; 115:1291-1296.
Koreishi A and Karp CL. Ocular Surface Neoplasia. Focal Points. San Francisco, CA: American Academy of Ophthalmology. March 2007. Vol. XXV No. 1.
Koreishi AF, Schechter BA, Karp CL. Ocular Infections Caused By Providencia Rettgeri. Ophthalmology. 2006 Aug; 113(8):1463-6.
Aldave AJ and Koreishi A. Wound construction in cataract surgery. In: Arnold AC, editor. Basic Principles of Ophthalmic Surgery. San Francisco, CA: American Academy of Ophthalmology; 2006, 147-158.
Koreishi A. Review of Essentials in Ophthalmology: Cornea and External Eye Disease. Reinhard T and Larkin F, editors. Doody’s Review Service (on-line); 2006.
Koreishi A and Karp CL. Interferon Alfa-2b in the medical management of ocular surface neoplasia. Vision Pan America, 2005 June 4: 4-8.
Snyder LA, Koreishi AF, Starr C and Stark WJ. Phototherapeutic Keratectomy. In Foster CS, Azar D, Dohlman C, editors. Smolin and Thoft’s The Cornea: Scientific Foundations and Clinical Practice. Philadelphia: Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins, 2005.
Koreishi A. Review of The Clinical Eye Atlas-CD-ROM. Gold DH and Lewis RA, editors. Doody Publishing; 2003.
Hofmeyer MR, Alexander NB, Nyquist LV, Medell JL, Koreishi A. Floor-rise strategy training in older adults. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 2002; 50(10): 1702-6.
Ambrus JL, Stadler I, Kulaylat M, Koreishi A, Akhtar S. Hemorrheologic effects of pyimido-pyrimidine derivatives. Journal of Medicine. 1996; 27(1-2): 21-32.
October 19, 2014, JCAHPO lecturer. Joint Commission of Allied health Professionals Annual Meeting. American Academy of Ophthalmology 2014. Keratoconus: Traditional Therapies and Current Trends.
April 5, 2014 Invited lecturer. The Implantable Miniature Telescope for macular degenration. American Society of Ophthalmic Registered Nurses (ASORN).
2014-present Trained speaker: Restasis. Allergan.
2012-present Trained speaker: Lotemax gel, Zirgan, Besivance, Prolensa. Bausch and Lomb, Inc.
2011-2012 Trained speaker for AzaSite. Inspire Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
July 2011 Invited lecturer. Keratoconus: Traditional Therapies and Current Trends. American Society of Ophthalmic Registered Nurses (ASORN).
May 2010 Invited Lecturer. Corneal Transplantation. 2010 Association of Surgical Technologists (AST) 41st Annual National Conference. Grapevine, TX.
Feb 2010 Invited Lecturer. Corneal Transplantation. American Society of Ophthalmic Registered Nurses (ASORN).
May 2005 Response of microbial keratitis to fourth generation fluoroquinolones. Association for Research and Vision in Ophthalmology Annual Meeting. Fort Lauderdale, FL.
April 2005 Femtosecond laser in sutureless anterior lamellar keratoplasty. World Cornea Congress V. Washington, D.C.
May 2004 Fibrinoid reaction after cataract extraction resembling endophthalmitis in pseudoexfoliation. American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA.
Mar-Apr 2004 Optic neuropathy caused by allergic fungal sinusitis. North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society Meeting. Orlando, FL.
May 2003 Penetrating keratoplasty versus phototherapeutic keratectomy in lattice and granular corneal dystrophies. Association for Research and Vision in Ophthalmology Annual Meeting. Fort Lauderdale, FL.
May 1997 Floor Rise Training in the Elderly. American Geriatrics Society and American Federation of Aging Research Annual Scientific Meeting. Seattle, WA.