Quraish Ghadiali, MD  

Langues spoken: English, Spanish




John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital Of Cook County, Provident Hospital Of Cook County, John Sengstacke Health Center At Provident Hospital, Professional Building



Faculty Rank:

Attending Physician

Board Certification:

American Board of Ophthalmology

Medical Education:

Robert Wood Johnson Medical School - Rutgers University


New York University


New York University / Manhattan Eye Ear & Throat Hospital / Vitreous Retina Macula Consultants of New York

Clinical Expertise:

Vitreoretinal Surgery


Breazzano MP, Nair AA, Arevalo JF, Barakat MR, Berrocal AM, Chang JS, Chen A, Eliott D, Garg SJ, Ghadiali Q, Gong D, Grewal DS, Handa JT, Henderson M, Leiderman YI, Leng T, Mannina A, Mendel TA, Mustafi D, de Koo LCO, Patel SN, Patel TP, Prenner J, Richards P, Singh RP, Wykoff CC, Yannuzzi NA, Yu H, Modi YS, Chang S. Frequency of Urgent or Emergent Vitreoretinal Surgical Procedures in the United States During the COVID-19 Pandemic. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2021 Apr 1; 139(4):456-463. Solinski MA, Mylvaganam H, Adenwalla M, Ghadiali Q. 13. Tractional Retinal Detachments. Dis Mon. 2021 May; 67(5). Asif T, Vij A, Radzik B, Stern H, Simples P, Ghadiali Q, Malhotra S. Multimodality imaging for diagnosis of subclinical hereditary transthyretin cardiac amyloidosis. J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Dec 6. Gal-Or O, Ghadiali Q, Dolz-Marco R, Engelbert M. In Vivo Imaging of the Fibrillar Architecture of the Posterior Vitreous and its Relationship to the Premacular Bursa, Cloquet’s Canal, Prevascular Vitreous Fissures, and Cisterns. Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 2019 Jan 8. [Epub ahead of print]. Ghadiali Q, Gal-Or O, Naysan J, Klancnik J, Freund KB, Sadda SR. Diagnostic and Therapeutic Challenges. Retina. 2017 Nov 22. [Epub ahead of print]. Gattoussi S, Ghadiali Q, Dolz-Marco R, Freund KB. Idiopathic Multifocal Choroiditis Presenting with a Transient Peripapillary White Ring. Retin Cases Brief Rep. 2017 Nov 22. [Epub ahead of print]. Tsui E, Gal-Or O, Ghadiali Q, Freund KB. Multimodal Imaging Adds New Insights into Acute Syphilitic Posterior Placoid Chorioretinitis. Retin Cases Brief Rep. 2017 Oct 11. [Epub ahead of print]. Tsui E, Bottini A, Ghadiali Q, Balaratnasingam C, Barbazetto I. Unilateral Ocular Manifestations of Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada Disease. Ocul Immunol Inflamm. 2018; 26(8): 1297-1300. Ghadiali Q, Ghadiali LK, Yannuzzi LA. Bartonella Henselae Neuroretinitis Associated with Central Retinal Vein Occlusion, Choroidal Ischemia, and Ischemic Optic Neuropathy. Retin Cases Brief Rep. 2017 Jul 11. [Epub ahead of print]. Ghadiali Q, Zahid S, Dolz-Marco R, Tan A, Engelbert M. An Assessment of Vitreous Degeneration in Eyes with Vitreomacular Traction and Macular Holes. J Ophthalmol. 2018 Jan 4. Zahid S, Chen KC, Jung JJ, Balaratnasingam C, Ghadiali Q, Sorenson J, Rofagha S, Freund KB, Yannuzzi LA. Optical Coherence Tomography Angiography of Chorioretinal Lesions Due to Idiopathic Multifocal Choroiditis. Retina. 2016 Oct 31. [Epub ahead of print]. Ghadiali Q, Ghadiali LK, Schiff WM, Odel JG. Contralateral Anesthesia in Two Patients After Retrobulbar Block. Retinal Cases & Brief Reports. 2016 Oct 5. [Epub ahead of print]. Ghadiali Q, Tan A, Freund KB. Unusual Posterior Varix of a Vortex Vein Ampulla. Retinal Cases & Brief Rep. 2017 11 Suppl 1:S163-S165. Ghadiali Q, Dansingani K, Freund KB. Focal Choroidal Excavation and Choroidal Neovascularization with Associated Pachychoroid. Retinal Cases & Brief Rep. 2016; 10(4): 293-6. Ghadiali Q, Jung JJ, Yu S, Yannuzzi LA. Central Serous Chorioretinopathy Treated with Mineralocorticoid Antagonists: A One Year Pilot Study. Retina. 2016; 36(3):611-618. Balaratnasingam C, Dhrami-Gavazi E, McCann JT, Ghadiali Q, Freund KB. Aflibercept: a review of its use in the treatment of choroidal neovascularization due to age-related macular degeneration. Clin Ophthalmol. 2015; 9:2355-71. Wang M, Hood DC, Cho JS, Ghadiali Q, De Moraes GV, Zhang X, Ritch R, Liebmann JM. Measurement of local retinal ganglion cell layer thickness in patients with glaucoma using frequency-domain optical coherence tomography. Arch Ophthalmol. 2009; 127(7):875-81. Ghadiali Q, Hood DC, Lee C, Manns J, Llinas A, Grover LK, Greenstein VC, Liebmann JM, Odel JG, Ritch R. An analysis of normal variations in retinal nerve fiber layer thickness profiles measured with optical coherence tomography. J Glaucoma. 2008; 17(5):333-40. Grover LK, Hood DC, Ghadiali Q, Grippo TM, Wenick AS, Greenstein VC, Behrens MM, Odel JG. A comparison of multifocal and conventional visual evoked potential techniques in patients with optic neuritis/multiple sclerosis. Doc Ophthalmol. 2008; 117(2):121-8. Hood DC, Ghadiali Q, Zhang JC, Graham NV, Wolfson SS, Zhang X. Contrast-response functions for multifocal visual evoked potentials: a test of a model relating V1 activity to multifocal visual evoked potentials activity. J Vis. 2006; 6(5):580-93.

Research Interests:

Vitreoretinal Disease, Medical Retina