S. Jafar Hasan, M.D.
American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus
American Academy of Ophthalmology
Minnesota Academy of Ophthalmology
Dr. Hasan is a fellowship trained pediatric ophthalmology with expertise in the medical and surgical care of eye diseases in children. Dr. Hasan specializes in strabismus (eye muscle misalignment), amblyopia (commonly called lazy eye), tear duct obstruction, and other pediatric conditions. He also performs strabismus surgery on adults with eye muscle problems. He sees children and adults for routine eye examinations as well.
Dr. Hasan received his medical degree from the University of Kentucky College of Medicine graduating with honors. He completed his internship and his Ophthalmology residency at the University of Kentucky. Dr. Hasan then received specialty training in pediatric ophthalmology and strabismus at Baylor College of Medicine – Texas Children’s Hospital, which is consistently ranked as one of the top pediatric hospitals in the country.
Dr. Hasan has authored several articles concerning pediatric ophthalmology and strabismus. He has lectured extensively to primary care doctors, optometrists, and other ophthalmologists. Dr. Hasan volunteers and runs a free community eye clinic.
Dr. Hasan is board-certified in Ophthalmology.