Visiting Ophthalmologist Joins Horizon Health

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Wagih Satar, MD, long-time ophthalmologist in the Wabash Valley, has joined Horizon Health as a visiting specialist physician. He sees patients the first Monday of each month in the Acklin-Shackelford Clinic.

Dr. Satar specializes in cataract surgery. He has performed thousands of successful cataract and laser procedures, including PRK surgery. He treats a variety of eye conditions and diseases.

Dr. Satar is the medical director of Indiana Eye Center, which has locations in Illinois and Indiana, with two main locations in Terre Haute and Princeton, Indiana. He has been in practice for more than 30 years.

A native of Cairo, Egypt, Dr. Satar attended Cairo University School of Medicine and completed residency in ophthalmology at St. Louis City Hospital in St. Louis, Missouri. He is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.

Dr. Satar speaks fluent English, Arabic, and Italian. In his spare time, he enjoys music, soccer, chess, reading, and traveling.

To schedule an appointment with Dr. Satar in Paris, call 812-385-2225.