Firas M. Rahhal, MD
Dr. Rahhal is a founding partner at ExSight Capital, 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 School of Medicine. He has published dozens of scientific papers in respected peer-reviewed journals and has been an investigator in over 100 clinical trials, including trials leading to novel therapies for vitreoretinal diseases. Dr. Rahhal completed an Ophthalmology Residency at Cornell University Medical Center, followed by a Fellowship in Vitreoretinal Surgery and Uveitis at UCSD Medical Center. He previously served at Cornell University as Director of the Retina Service for five years.