Firas Rahhal, MD

Partner, ExSight Ventures, Sr. Partner, Retina-Vitreous Associates Medical Group


Dr. Rahhal is a partner at ExSight Ventures, a venture capital firm specializing in early-stage impact investments in innovative ophthalmic diagnostic and treatment solutions. He is a senior partner at Retina-Vitreous Associates Medical Group in Los Angeles, and is Associate Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology at the UCLA Geffen School of Medicine. He has previously served at Cornell University Weill School of Medicine as Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology and Retina Clinic Director. Dr. Rahhal has published extensively in recognized peer-reviewed ophthalmology journals and has been an investigator in over 100 ophthalmology clinical trials. He completed an Ophthalmology Residency at Cornell University Medical Center, followed by a Fellowship in Vitreoretinal Surgery and Uveitis at UCSD Medical Center.