Dr. Nadia Kazim | Oculoplastic Surgeon Fort Myers and Naples FL
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Board Certified Ophthalmologist and Oculoplastic Surgeon

Dr. Nadia Kazim is an experienced Oculoplastic Surgeon, specializing in cosmetic and functional eyelid surgery and facial plastic surgery. Dr. Kazim is a board certified ophthalmologist who has completed an intensive, two year fellowship in ophthalmic plastic and reconstructive surgery. Additionally, she is a Fellow of the esteemed American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (ASOPRS) as well as a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons (FACS). As a specialty trained Oculoplastic Surgeon, Dr. Kazim is uniquely qualified to help you meet your aesthetic goals while also protecting your eye health and vision.

Dr. Kazim received her medical degree from Howard University College of Medicine, where she graduated in the top 5% of her class. She went on to a four year residency in ophthalmology at the highly regarded Kresge Eye Institute. She then completed a specialized fellowship at one of the most prestigious and nationally recognized facial surgery practices, where she was able to hone her oculoplastic surgery skills with two years of exclusive training in ophthalmic plastic and reconstructive surgery. Dr. Kazim has performed more than 15,000 surgical and non-surgical procedures and she is known for her surgical skill and natural-looking results.

About Dr. Nadia Kazim

Professional Certifications and Affiliations

Fellow, American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (ASOPRS)

Board Certified, American Board of Ophthalmology (ABO)

Fellow, American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO)

Fellow, American College of Surgeons (FACS)

American Medical Association (AMA)

American Medical Women’s Association (AMWA)

Alpha Omega Alpha (AΩA)

Lee County Medical Society (LCMS)

Collier County Medical Society (CCMS)


Consultants in Ophthalmic and Facial Plastic Surgery

Ophthalmic and Plastic Reconstructive Surgery, 2006-2008

Southfield, MI


Kresge Eye Institute, Wayne State University

Ophthalmology, 2003-2006

Detroit, MI


Wayne State University

Transitional, 2002-2003

Detroit, MI

Medical Education

Howard University College of Medicine


Washington, DC

College Education

Howard University

Bachelor of Science in Biology, Summa Cum Laude, 1996-2000

Washington, DC

Awards & Achievements

Top Doctor in Ophthalmology, Castle Connolly, 2015-2021

Bonita’s Best Eyelid Surgeon, The News Press Media Group, 2015-2020

America’s Top Ophthalmologists, Consumers Research Council of America, 2009-2013

Barsky Prize Ophthalmology Research Award, Kresge Eye Institute, 2004 and 2006

Alpha Omega Alpha (AΩA)

American Medical Women’s Association Award, 2002

Robert S. Jason Award for Pathology, Howard University College of Medicine 2002

Chairman’s Award for Pharmacology, Howard University College of Medicine, 2002

Trustee Scholarship Award, Howard University College of Medicine, 1999-2002


Dr. Kazim is married to Ashish Sharma, MD, a retina specialist.

In her spare time, she enjoys dancing, swimming and tennis.

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