Karishma Habbu, M.D., is a board-certified ophthalmologist at Advanced Eye Care & Aesthetics specializing in the evaluation and management of uveitis, glaucoma and medical retinal disorders.
Dr. Habbu received her undergraduate degree from Columbia University in New York City and her MD from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine in Cleveland, Ohio. She attended the University of North Carolina for ophthalmology residency where she was named Chief Resident and was awarded Resident of the Year, as well as the award for Clinical Excellence. She completed a fellowship in Ocular Immunology and Uveitis at the Johns Hopkins Wilmer Eye Institute and has been published in high impact journals such as Ophthalmology and the British Journal of Ophthalmology.
Dr. Habbu is a member of several professional organizations, including the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, the Maryland Society for Eye Physicians and Surgeons, and Women in Ophthalmology.
In her free time, she enjoys hiking, gardening, and spending time with her family and friends.