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About Dr. Chirag V Patel MD
Dr. Chirag V Patel, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Princeton, NJ, with other offices in Little Silver, NJ and Flemington, NJ . He has 18 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. He speaks English.
Dr. Chirag V Patel has 3 locations
601 Ewing St Ste C15
Princeton, NJ 08540
39 Sycamore Ave
Little Silver, NJ 07739
Dr. Chirag V Patel has the following 1 specialty
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.
Dr. Chirag V Patel has the following 11 expertise
- Eye Pain
- Macular Degeneration
- Lasik Surgery
- Retinal Disorders
- Vision Issues
- Diabetic Retinopathy
- Diabetic Eye Disease (Diabetic Retinopathy)
- Eye Exam
Dr. Chirag V Patel is Board Certified in 1 specialty
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18 Years Experience
University Of Medicine And Dentistry Of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Graduated in 2001
Summa Health System
Dr. Chirag V Patel Accepts the Following Insurance
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna Choice POS Open Access
- Aetna HMO
- Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
- Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
BCBS Blue Card
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
- CIGNA HMO
- CIGNA Open Access Plus
- CIGNA PPO
HIP of NY
- Emblem HIP Select PPO
- Horizon BCBS OMNIA - TIER1
- Horizon BCBS OMNIA - TIER2
- Horizon Direct Access
- Horizon HMO
- Horizon OMNIA
- Horizon POS
- Horizon PPO
- Humana Choice POS
- Multiplan PPO
- PHCS PPO
- Oxford Health Garden State
- QualCare HMO
- QualCare PPO
- UHC Choice Plus POS
- UHC Navigate HMO
- UHC Navigate POS
- UHC Options PPO
More about Dr. Chirag V Patel
Dr. Patel is a board certified ophthalmologist with additional fellowship training in medical and surgical diseases of the retina. He specializes in the treatment of age-related macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, retinal vascular conditions, and surgery of retinal disorders. A native of New Jersey, Dr. Patel graduated from Stanford University with degrees in Biology and Economics. He returned to New Jersey for his medical degree at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. After completing an ophthalmology residency at Summa in Akron, Ohio, Dr. Patel completed a fellowship in vitreo-retinal disease at Joslin Diabetes Center and Harvard Medical School. He completed a second fellowship at University of Arizona where he stayed on as a faculty member. Prior to moving back to New Jersey, Dr. Patel was in private practice for four years in central Illinois.
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