Sapir Karli, M.D.
- Expert Laser Cataract Surgeon
- Expert Laser Vision Correction Surgeon
- Highly proficient in Minimally Invasive Glaucoma Surgery (MIGS)
Alan Mendelsohn, MD and Nathan Klein, OD are proud to welcome Sapir Karli, MD to the Eye Surgeons and Consultants team! Dr. Karli received her undergraduate degree from Brandeis University with a Bachelor of Science in both Psychology and Health: Science, Society, and Policy. She then attended the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, from which she received her Doctor of Medicine degree in addition to a Research Distinction Award, for her tireless work authoring several scientific publications and presenting at numerous national conferences.
After completing an internship in Internal Medicine at the University of Miami Palm Beach Regional Campus, Dr. Karli completed her ophthalmology residency at the University of South Carolina. There, she served in the leadership role of Chief Resident during her senior year. Training in a busy tertiary care center enabled Dr. Karli to immerse herself in a multitude of ophthalmic subspecialties, gaining great exposure and experience in the most exciting new innovations in the field of ophthalmology. Sapir Karli M.D. strives to be a multi-faceted comprehensive ophthalmologist, providing her patients with compassionate personalized medical and surgical care. Dr. Karli provides stellar, comprehensive, opthamologic care, including advanced laser cataract and refractive surgery, which utilizes a 5-minute laser procedure offering far safer and better visual outcomes. She is incredibly facile employing the latest advanced technology intraocular lenses, including multifocal lenses, which negate or minimize the necessity of eyeglasses. She also has extensive expertise treating glaucoma with medical management and/or performing minimally invasive glaucoma surgery (MIGS), which is the forefront of preserving vision in those afflicted with glaucoma. Lastly, Dr. Karli has an additional forte for treating diabetic eye disease, macular degeneration, dry eye disease, and functional eyelid disorders.
Dr. Karli was born in Israel, and moved to South Florida with her immediate family in 1999. Since then, Florida has been her home, where she is committed to serving the entire South Florida community as an outstanding surgeon and comprehensive ophthalmologist. Dr. Karli enjoys spending quality time with her family and friends, and in particular, enjoys boating, jet skiing, and soaking in the Florida sun on the beach.