Afshan A. Nanji M.D., M.P.H.

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Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology School of Medicine

Accepting new patients

4.8 out of 5 (600 Ratings, 193 Comments)


  • Ophthalmology

Special focus on

  • Corneal and External Diseases
  • Laser Vision Correction/Lasik


  • B.A., Princeton University, Princeton New Jersey 2002
  • M.P.H., Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore Maryland 2008
  • M.D., Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore Maryland 2008
  • Residency:

    • Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD
  • Fellowship:

    • Cornea, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miami, FL
  • Certifications:

    • American Board of Ophthalmology


Dr. Nanji specializes in corneal and external diseases, ocular surface oncology, laser vision correction/LASIK, cataract and intraocular lenses. She has special interests in conjunctival and corneal tumors as well as in international ophthalmology. Outside of work, Dr. Nanji enjoys traveling, hiking, and reading.


  • English
  • Spanish

Patient Ratings

4.8 out of 5 (600 Ratings, 193 Comments)

The patient ratings score is an average of all responses to the question "How likely would you be to recommend this provider to your family and friends (on a scale of 0 to 10)" on our nationally-recognized NRC patient surveys.

Patient Comments

  • Aug 03, 2019

    Casey Eye Clinic the best. They all were just great with my I/DD daughter and her eye surgery and follow up!!

  • Aug 02, 2019

    Pleased with the service.

  • Jul 30, 2019

    Amazing. I adore Dr. Nanji and the entire team at the Casey Eye Institute!!!!

  • Jul 27, 2019

    Dr. Nanji was wonderful as was the fellow whose name I did not catch. Her fellow was a fount of information and advice - she was a huge help! Dr. Nanji was also informative and kind - she couldn't have been a better fit for me. I liked her. Both of them were caring, especially considering all they had to do and say in the time they are allowed. Thank you to both of them!

  • Jul 26, 2019

    Very helpful in working with me, explaining my condition, and letting me know my options.

  • Jul 26, 2019

    Absolutely excellent.

  • Jul 23, 2019

    My provider was thorough in explaining next steps and considerate in answering my questions.

  • Jul 22, 2019

    The provider was very polite, thorough and professional. I had the utmost confidence in her recommendations and treatment.

  • Jul 20, 2019

    Clear and complete consideration of issues, including appropriate tests. Helpful discussion about options of eventual cataract surgery

  • Jul 19, 2019

    Would recommend her Dr. Nanji to friends and family. (INAUDIBLE) wonderful job she did. Thank you.

  • Jul 17, 2019

    Dr. Nanji is a skilled surgeon. I trust her judgment and am very grateful to be in her care.

  • Jul 17, 2019

    I think Dr. Nanji is very professional. She's very knowledgeable and she answered all my questions. She gave me information that I needed and wanted, what she thought and I'm very well satisfied. I'd recommend her to anybody.

  • Jul 12, 2019

    Follow up appointment-staff and doctor ate terrific

  • Jul 11, 2019

    Dr Nanji was professional, friendly, answered all my questions and made me sure that I was in great hands.

  • Jul 10, 2019

    very fine

  • Jul 09, 2019

    Answered all questions clearly and patiently. Competent and professional

  • Jul 09, 2019

    The provider explained in detail the procedure that she was going to do. Dr Nanji was outstanding !

  • Jul 07, 2019

    Casey Eye Institute is a first rate medical facility that, with Mass General, saved my vision.

  • Jul 06, 2019

    Dr. Nanji is easy to understand; she explains things well. She is calm, too, which helps sooth jangled nerves caused by having your eye worked on.

  • Jul 06, 2019

    She explains things well, invites questions and is very friendly. I feel she is very knowledgeable in her field.

  • Jun 28, 2019

    Hi, I found my provider very knowledgeable, very well experienced, her credentials for very high, and she was very pleasant, and very informative.

  • Jun 25, 2019

    Always excellent

  • Jun 23, 2019

    Easy to communicate with and very helpful answering my questions.

  • Jun 22, 2019

    Polite. Professional. Personal.

  • Jun 22, 2019

    Always a great experience. Very kind and helpful

  • Jun 22, 2019

    I received excellent care from this doctor and supporting staff.

  • Jun 21, 2019

    Excellant knowledge and support staff. However, long waiting time when appointment was at 3:20 pm.

  • Jun 21, 2019

    Everyone friendly and polite and helpful!

  • Jun 19, 2019

    When Dr. Nanji found out I had an appt with Dr Louie the day after her appt, she moved my appt to the same day. It was a HUGE gift to save 180 mile trip! Dr Nanji and her staff are excellent, efficient and thorough. I appreciated all their efforts on the removal of both of my cataracts, considering the possible problems involved with my keratoconus.

  • Jun 18, 2019

    Dr. Nanji had clear communication and took prior care into account when deciding on the best course of action.

  • Jun 16, 2019

    Dr. Nanji is skilled, professional and kind. Thanks to her, my cornea surgery went well. During office visits, she answers my questions patiently and clearly.

  • Jun 07, 2019

    Very good. Staff is friendly, courteous and helpful. Physicians and students are also friendly and knowledgable.

  • Jun 05, 2019

    The entire process at the cornea department was efficient and cordial, and left me with a very clear understanding of the health of my eye.

  • Jun 04, 2019

    Dr. Nanji was easy to understand, and explained well.

  • Jun 01, 2019

    I visited the Casey Eye Clinic to have a biopsy of scar tissue on the inside of my eyelid. It was unpleasant but the service was fine and the wait was not too long. Dr. Nanji was pleasant and professional.

  • Jun 01, 2019

    Very nice polite helpful staff got attended and looked at right away great place great staff!

  • May 30, 2019

    Dr Nanji is a wonderful physician—-very professional and intelligent, but also very kind and personable!

  • May 28, 2019

    She explained the upcoming procedure in a manner that was easily understood.

  • May 25, 2019

    Very good and professional.

  • May 25, 2019

    Professional, caring provider.

  • May 24, 2019

    very friendly

  • May 24, 2019

    She's very thorough. She's polite. She's attentive. She asked questions of you. She listens. She gives feedback. She's prompt and very pleasant.

  • May 22, 2019

    Very good. Very knowledgeable. Answered any and all questions.

  • May 21, 2019

    I like the Doctor very much. I do feel that 2 1/2 hours is a long time for an appointment , but we hen maybe it is necessary to go through the steps.

  • May 17, 2019

    I feel like I'm getting the best care available for me in Oregon and SW Washington. Staff is knowledgeable and caring.

  • May 17, 2019

    Very excellent service from the doctor.

  • May 16, 2019

    Full of knowledge and compassion. Excellent doctor and staff.

  • May 16, 2019

    Yes, my wife, [Name] was very impressed with Dr. Nanji and Dr. Warmer. [Name]

  • May 15, 2019

    I was late and they were very understanding. I really appreciated it because I was upset.

  • May 15, 2019

    Dr. Nanji is a talented surgeon. She’s always patient with my questions and provides thorough answers. I feel very fortunate to be in her care.

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