As a longtime resident of Northern VA, Elham Quraishi attended the Manassas Park schools, and obtained her B.S. in biology from George Mason University. She then completed her optometry degree at The Ohio State University. After training in various disease and primary care externship sites including C. P. Wylie Veterans Affairs Hospital and Columbus Ophthalmology Associates, she decided to return to her home state of Virginia. Dr. Quraishi is a member of professional organizations like the American Optometric Association, and the Virginia Optometric Association. Her areas of interest include posterior segment disease and contact lenses. In her spare time, she likes to go on hikes, play volleyball, and hang out with her family.