UNM Eye Center
UNM Eye Center

MSC 10 8000
1600 University Blvd. NE
Albuquerque, NM 87131

Physical Location:
Brick Building at NE corner of street light

Phone: (505) 272-2553
Fax: (505)925-4785

Amar Joshi, M.D.


  • Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology
  • Director of Oculoplastic and Orbital Surgery
  • Residency Director

Clinical Specialty:

Oculoplastic and Orbital Surgery


  • BA (Biology)
    Johns Hopkins University
    Baltimore, Maryland
  • Doctor of Medicine
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
    Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • Residency (Transitional)
    West Penn Hospital
    Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • Residency (Ophthalmology)
    University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
    Pittsburgh, Pennsylania
  • Fellowship (Oculoplastic and Orbital Surgery)
    Allegheny General Hospital
    Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania


  • American Board of Ophthalmology (Board Eligible)
  • New Mexico Medical Board

Clinical Interests:

Functional and reconstructive eyelid surgery including blepharoplasty, brow, and eyelid lifts. Orbital surgery including orbital decompression for Thyroid Associated Orbitopathy. Lacrimal surgery including dacryocystorhinostomy (DCR). Surgical and medical management of blepharospasm and oculopharyngeal muscular dystrophy.

Professional Affiliations:

  • American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • New Mexico Ophthalmological Society (NMOS)

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Amar Joshi, MD