Dr. Abbassi is passionate about the care he provides to his patients and always puts them first. He treats them as if they're the most important thing to him. He never hesitates to answer any questions or concerns and will always go above and beyond to make sure they are well taken care of. He is enthusiastic about education and always is involved in lectures and conferences on his own time and with Atlantis Eyecare. He is a proud member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) and continues to be on top of all the latest technology and information coming out about Ophthalmology.
Dr. Abbassi is a California licensed ophthalmologist with a keen eye for surgery. At a very young age he always knew that he was going to change people’s lives by his ability to be compassionate, empathetic and passionate in his work. He grew up in Aliso Viejo with his mother, father and two sisters.
Dr. Abbassi went onto to his undergrad after high school at UCI in Southern California and majored in Neurobiology and Chemistry. While in his undergrad he was able to publish papers in Neurobiology. Once he completed his undergrad he moved to New York where he completed his medical degree and residency at Suny Upstate Medical University. While there he was very involved in making sure he was always at the top of his class with the motivation to always strive and learn all that he could.
Dr. Abbassi enjoys providing a variety of surgical services including cataract surgery with a full spectrum of lens implants (e.g. monofocal, Toric, Tecnis® multifocal, Restor multifocal, Crystalens and Trulign®), pterygium surgery, ptosis surgery and other laser/minor procedures. Among all of the surgeries he is able to perform he also is an expert at treating various eye problems/diseases such as glaucoma, macular degeneration, blepharitis, dry eye syndrome, chalazion are just among a few.
Dr. Abbassi currently resides in Irvine with his beautiful wife. He enjoys to read in all subjects, golf and keeping up on his fitness. He is fluent in Farsi and conversational in Spanish.
Everyone is very friendly and helpful. Dr. Abbassi is very patient and spent extra time, never in a hurry.Lucille C.
First time visit, very pleased with the staff and doctor.
Dr. Abbassi, Jenna, Angela are outstanding individuals. So kind and polite.Brent & Gracie Stwalley
Dr. Abbassi did a great job of impressing upon me the importance of taking my problem seriously and gave specific detailed instructions for treatment. Excellent care.
THE STAFF WAS VERY COURTEOUS AND EFFICIENT. DR ABBASSI TOOK THE TIME TO LISTEN TO MY CONCERNS AND SEEMS VERY KNOWLEDGEABLE.
DR ABBASSI IS A SWEET CARING YOUNG MAN. I WOULD HIGHLY RECOMMEND HIM!HELEN AIREY
AFTER MY SURGERY I AM HAPPY TO SAY MY VISION IS BACK. THANK YOU VERY MUCH DR ABBASSI.
THE STAFF WAS VERY FRIENDLY AND HELPFUL. DR ABBASSI WAS ATTENTIVE, PATIENT, AND ANSWERED ALL MY QUESITONS. AND HE TOOK THE TIME TO GET TO KNOW ME. I WASN'T JUST A NUMBER. THEY SHOWED ME THAT THEY CARED.TIFFANY GROW
THE TECH WAS ESPECIALLY KIND AND HELPFUL. HAD WORKED ME INTO THEIR BUSY SCHEDULE TO ACCOMODATE MY PARTICULAR NEED ON MY 1ST VISIT AND RECOMMENDED AND CONNECTED ME TO THEIR OFFICE CLOSER TO WHERE I LIVE.
HE STAFF WAS GREAT AND VERY PROFESSIONAL AND KIND. SERVICE WAS GREAT. I DIDN'T WAIT A LONG TIME.
DR ABBASSI WAS VERY HELPFUL AND DIRECT. ANGELA WAS TOO. IT'S A LOT OF INFORMATION TO DIGEST THE FIRST TIME. BUT EVERYONE WAS THOUGHTFUL AND HELPFUL.
All around I received excellent and professional service.
Sally was very accomedating! I left my wallet at home and she was very understanding. Jenna was also quite cordial and efficient. Dr Abbassi looked so young, it made me feel very old. None the less an easy and pleasurable experience overall!Dana Marks
Dr Abbassi was very nice. We really thought he cared about my eyes, health etc. He asked questions and listened-rare these days with some docs. Also wait time in office has greatly improved on recent visits. Thanks!!!
I was very happy with all of my experience. Everyone was very nice and helpful. I am very happy to go back in one month. Thank you for your service.
The girl who did the preliminary exam was very efficient. The doctor was kind and to the point. Quick and painless.B Farley
The doctor is very accommodating. He explained very well about the condition of my vision. He treated me as if I am a member of his family. Thank you so much Dr. Abbassi.
VERY CARING STAFF AND HELPFUL WITH ALL OF MY CONCERNS. ESPECIALLY THE DOCTOR WITH HIS KINDNESS AND HIS ATTENTION TO ALL OF MY QUESTIONS.
1st time visit (changed health plans in Jan) I had a positive experience here. Dr Abbassi seemed competant and courteous. Next appointment for new eyeware early June.