Dr. Abbasian is a board certified pediatric and adult opthalmologist with a special interest in cataracts, glaucoma, strabismus and tear duct abnormalties. She earned her medical degree at UIC’s College of Medicine where she completed her ophthalmology training and served as Chief Resident during her final year of residency. Dr. Abbasian’s pediatric ophthalmology fellowship took her to Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia/University of Pennsylvania, ranked among th top children’s hosptials in the country by US News and World Report for the last 9 years. She returned to join the Illinois Eye and Ear Infirmary faculty as an adult and pediatric attending physician. She currently maintains an affiliation as an attending surgeon with University of Illinois at Chicago, Northwestern University and the Jesse Brown Veteran’s Hospital. Dr. Abbasian is a wife and mother of two and enjoys cooking, the outdoors, and spending time with her family.