Dr. Osemelu Aburime is a board-certified, highly respected, fellowship-trained ophthalmologist, specializing in all aspects of medical, laser, and surgical treatment for glaucoma. He is an accomplished cataract surgeon who offers routine cataract surgery as well as laser-assisted refractive cataract surgery with toric and extended range of vision lens options. He also performs MIGS, or minimally invasive glaucoma surgeries, in conjunction with cataract surgery for cataract patients who have glaucoma.
Dr. Aburime graduated summa cum laude from Morehouse School of Medicine here in Atlanta, Georgia before completing his Internship at Brookwood Baptist in Birmingham, Alabama. He then completed his Ophthalmology residency at the Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University in Augusta, Georgia. Dr. Aburime went on to complete a fellowship in the field of Glaucoma at Ochsner Health in New Orleans, Louisiana.
Dr. Aburime is currently seeing patients at our Johns Creek and Midtown locations. He performs surgery at Eye Surgery Center of Georgia and East Atlanta Eye Surgery Center, our state of the art ambulatory surgery centers, as well as Northside Hospital.
In his free time, Dr. Aburime enjoys spending time with family, soccer, reading and watching all things science fiction, and working out.