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Dr. Ami S Vira, MD FACS

Ophthalmology, Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery
Cedar Park, TX 78613
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(512) 607-5975

About Dr. Ami S Vira, MD FACS

Dr. Ami S Vira, MD FACS is a doctor primarily located in Cedar Park, TX. She has 12 years of experience. Her specialties include Ophthalmology, Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery. She speaks English.

Dr. Vira, MD FACS has received the following awards:

Location

Texas Neuro Eye & Plastic Surgery 210 N Lakeline Blvd Ste 100 Cedar Park, TX 78613
ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS

Specialties

Dr. Ami S Vira, MD FACS has the following 2 SPECIALTIES

An ophthalmologist has the training to do much more than just prescribe glasses. They are physicians specially trained to diagnose and treat disorders of the eyes and vision. These doctors are experts on the complicated anatomy of the eye and are trained to treat eye diseases through both medical and surgical methods.Some common conditions that ophthalmologists treat are cataracts, glaucoma, strabismus, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration and amblyopia. In addition, ophthalmologists can provide prescriptions for eye glasses and contact lenses and perform LASIK surgery and other corrective surgeries for refractive errors like myopia (near-sightedness), hyperopia (far-sightedness), astigmatism and presbyopia.
Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery

Specialty Expertise

Dr. Ami S Vira, MD FACS has the following 9 expertise

  • Macular Degeneration
  • Vision Issues
  • Eye Exam
  • Lasik Surgery
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Eye Pain
  • Cataract
  • Glaucoma
  • Blindness

Awards

3 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award (2018, 2017)

    Patients' Choice Award Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2018, 2017)

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • On-Time Doctor Award (2018)

    On-Time Doctor Award Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.

Education

12 Years Experience

University of Arizona

Residency

Neuro-ophthalmology and Oculoplastics fellowship- Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohioi

Fellowship

Chicago Medical School At Rosalind Franklin University-Medicine & Sciences

Graduated in 2009

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Dr. Shah Vira

SPECIALTIES
Dr. Shah Vira specializes in surgical correction of the eyelids and eyebrows, eyelid malposition and tumors, excessive tearing, and conditions involving the orbit. In addition, she provides a variety of cosmetic procedures, including upper and lower eyelid surgery (blepharoplasty), brow lifts, and cosmetic injectables such as Botox cosmetic, and Xeomin. In addition, she specializes in neuro-ophthalmological procedures with a particular expertise in thyroid eye disease, orbital decompression, double vision (strabismus), idiopathic intracranial hypertension (pseudotumor cerebri) and optic nerve sheath fenestrations.

BACKGROUND/EDUCATION/TRAINING

Dr. Shah Vira grew up in Arizona. She moved to Chicago to complete a combined engineering and medical program at the Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT) and Chicago Medical School. While at IIT, she played collegiate soccer. After graduating medical school, she completed a rigorous internship in internal medicine at Banner Good Samaritan in Phoenix, Arizona. She then completed her ophthalmology surgical residency at the University of Arizona, where she served as chief resident. After residency, she completed a highly competitive two year dual fellowship in Neuro-ophthalmology and Oculoplastics at the highly regarded Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio.  In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family, OrangeTheory, and playing the piano. 

CERTIFICATIONS/MEMBERSHIPS

Dr. Shah Vira is board certified with the American Board of Ophthalmology. She is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, North American Neuro Ophthalmology Society, Fellow of American College of Surgeons, and Austin Ophthalmology Society. She has been voted as a Top Doctor Rising Star in Texas.