Anna Fakadej, MD

Anna Fakadej, M.D. is a specialist in refractive cataract surgery including correction of astigmatism and presbyopia with various surgical and implant technology. She also specializes in facial rejuvenation and general ophthalmic surgery.

She received her bachelor of science/arts degree in chemistry and psychology from Duke University and her medical degree from West Virginia University School of Medicine, where she graduated with awards. She served her internship at the University of Rochester and completed her residency in Ophthalmology at the University of Rochester. Dr. Fakadej is certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology and is a fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and American College of Surgeons.

Dr. Fakadej is actively involved in research for intraocular lens technology. She lectures nationally to optometrists and ophthalmologists regarding implant technology and refractive cataract surgery. She is involved in the community, contributing to local schools as a mentor and volunteers for the Pinecrest Forensics Team. In 2013 was recognized as a leadership donor by the Washington Duke Club Fellows.

She is a partner with Carolina Eye Associates. She is the President of the Eye Surgery Center of the Carolinas and the Medical Director for the Ophthalmic Medical Assistance Program for Sandhills Community College. She is a foster dog volunteer for K-2 Solutions, a program that trains service dogs for veterans with PTSD and also serves on the board of directors for Friend to Friend (a nonprofit organization for victims of human trafficking and sexual/domestic abuse). She recently completed the Physician CEO program at Northwestern Kellogg School of Business and is currently pursuing her MBA at Duke University Fuqua School of Business. In her spare time, Dr. Fakadej enjoys yoga and hiking.


Carolina Eye Associates, PA


270 Midland Road

Southern Pines, NC 28387 USA

Telephone – 910-295-2100

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