Nora Muakkassa, MD


Board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology


Fellow, American Academy of Ophthalmology

American Society of Retinal Specialists
Inaugural Member, International Society for the Advancement of Medical Retina


Dr. Nora Muakkassa is a fellowship-trained ophthalmologist who specializes in the medical treatment of retinal disorders, intravitreal injections and retinal laser procedures. She also practices comprehensive ophthalmology and performs cataract surgery. She is the author of several articles on retinal disorders and has presented her findings at national conferences. After her training at Tufts Medical Center in Boston, she stayed on as an Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology for two years before moving to Colorado.


Bachelor of Science | Cornell University (2004-2007)

Doctorate of Medicine | New York University (2007-2011)

Medicine Internship | Mount Auburn Hospital, Cambridge, MA (2011-2012)

Ophthalmology Residency | Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA (2012-2015)

Medical Retina Fellowship | Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA (2015-2016)


Assistant Professor, Department of Ophthalmology, Tufts University School of Medicine (2016-2018)


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