Ara Aprahamian, MD

Dr. Ara Aprahamian was born in Houston Texas. He received his Bachelor’s Degree from Grinnell College in Iowa and was inducted into the Phi Beta Kappa honor society. He went on to the University of Iowa College of Medicine in Iowa City where he received his Doctor of Medicine Degree in 1999.

In 1999-2000, Dr. Aprahamian participated in a clinical research fellowship at Baylor College of Medicine. He completed an internship at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston and then began his residency in ophthalmology at the University of Texas Medical Branch.

In July 2004, Dr. Aprahamian and his wife moved to Bloomington, Illinois to join Gailey Eye Clinic. Dr. Aprahamian has a special interest in cataract and refractive surgery, including Lifestyle Lens Implants and Laser Vision Correction for nearsightedness, farsightedness and astigmatism. Dr. Aprahamian provides routine eye care and is also experienced in laser and surgical treatment of glaucoma.

In his free time, Dr. Aprahamian enjoys spending time with his family and sports.


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