Faisal Haq, M.D. was born in Cincinnati, Ohio. He graduated Magna Cum Laude from Boston University in Boston, Massachusetts. He served an internship at the Health Alliance Hospitals in Cincinnati, OH and completed his residency in ophthalmology at the University of Illinois at Chicago. He was elected chief resident by the faculty and also served as assistant professor of ophthalmology for two years. He completed a Fellowship in cornea and refractive surgery at the prestigious New York Eye and Ear Infirmary in New York. Dr. Haq is fluent in English, Urdu, Hindi and is conversant in French.
Dr. Haq is a surgical staff member of the Key-Whitman Eye Center and Presbyterian Hospital in Plano. He is board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology and Board Certified in LASIK and Cataract Surgery by the American Board of Eye Surgery. He is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons, the Dallas Academy of Ophthalmology, and the Texas Medical Association. Dr. Haq is diligent in staying current with the newest medications and techniques in order to provide his patients with the best possible care. His research studies have been published on numerous occasions and he has been a speaker at national ophthalmic conferences and symposiums.
Dr. Haq is experienced in all areas of ophthalmology and specializes in the treatment and surgery of cornea disease. His surgical expertise includes cataract and refractive surgery, including LASIK and PRK, using the Wavelight Refractive Suite® for the treatment of nearsightedness, farsightedness and astigmatism. Dr. Haq is particularly interested in the newer intraocular lenses, which include Crystalens®, Tecnis Multifocal®, ReSTOR® and the Toric IOL. These lenses are designed to reduce the dependence on glasses and contacts for all distances - near, intermediate and far. Dr. Haq is also trained to provide BOTOX Cosmetic® treatments for cosmetic purposes.