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M. Tariq Bhatti

Professor of Ophthalmology
Campus mail: Aeri Building (eye Center), Durham, NC 27710-3802
Phone: (919) 681-9191
Email address: tariq.bhatti@duke.edu

Clinically oriented research interests include giant cell (temporal) arteritis, neuro-ophthalmic manifestations of mitochondrial diseases (Leber hereditary optic neuropathy), ophthalmic complications of endoscopic sinus surgery and optic neuritis in multiple sclerosis. Clinical practice is focused on a variety of visual, orbital and ocular motility disorders.

Education and Training

  • Fellow, Orbital And Oculoplastic Surgery, Drexel University, 2004 - 2005
  • Director of Ophthlamology, Ophthalmology, University of Florida, 1999 - 1999
  • Assistant Professor, Neuro Ophthalmology, University of Florida, 1998 - 2000
  • Fellow, Neuro Ophthalmology, Emory University, 1997 - 1998
  • Residency, Ophthalmology, University of Florida, 1994 - 1997
  • Medicine, Greenwich Hospital, Yale University, 1993 - 1994
  • M.D., New York Medical College, 1993
  • B.S., State University of New York at Binghamton, 1989