Dr. Safi is a board-certified ophthalmologist and surgeon, specializing in the diseases and surgery of the retina, choroid and vitreous. Part of the Retina Institute of Hawaii’ physician team, Dr. Safi also provides the full spectrum of ophthalmologic medical and surgical care at Tripler Army Medical Center.

Dr. Safi graduated from George Washington University School of Medicine and completed his residency at Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Washington D.C. Dr. Safi completed his Vitreoretinal Surgery Fellowship at University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Eye and Ear Institute where he was awarded the Chief Resident’s Award by his peers. Dr. Safi is fluent in five languages including Russian, Dari, Pashto, and Tajik, with knowledge in another three.