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Deepak Raja Ophthalmology

Deepak Raja

Ophthalmology
Windermere, FL 34786 (2 other locations)
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About Deepak Raja

Deepak Raja is a doctor primarily located in Windermere, FL, with other offices in Windermere, FL and Orlando, FL. They have 18 years of experience. Their specialties include Ophthalmology. Raja is affiliated with Orlando Regional Medical Center. They speak Spanish, English.

Dr. Raja has received the following awards:

Locations

Deepak Raja has 3 locations

Orlando Eye Institute 4750 The Grove Dr Ste 230 Windermere, FL 34786
ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS
Orlando Eye Institute 4750 The Grove Dr. Suite 230 Windermere, FL 34786
Orlando Ophthalmology Surgery Center 105 Bonnie Loch Ct Orlando, FL 32806
ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS

Specialties

Deepak Raja has the following 1 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.

Specialty Expertise

Deepak Raja has the following 9 expertise

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

Awards

4 Awards

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2020, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2014, 2012, 2011)

    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.

  • Patients' Choice Award (2020, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2012, 2011)

    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.

  • On-Time Doctor Award (2020, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015)

    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.

  • Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2020)

    Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award The Patients' Choice Award - 5 Year Honoree is a recognition granted only to those doctors whose ratings have reflected excellence in care for five years in a row. Only 1% of all doctors in the United States are bestowed this honor by their patients.

Education

18 Years Experience

University Of Miami Leonard M Miller School Of Medicine

Graduated in 2003

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More about Deepak Raja

Deepak Raja, MD is a native of Englewood, FL. He attended Duke University in Durham, NC for his undergraduate studies and received a degree in biomedical and electrical engineering. He then attended the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine in Miami, FL where he received his medical degree. He stayed on to do his internship at Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami and completed his ophthalmology residency at Vanderbilt Eye Institute in Nashville, TN. Following this, he did a cornea and external disease fellowship at the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis, MN before joining the University of Alabama-Birmingham as a Clinical Instructor for two years, where he helped teach residents. He was recently appointed as an Assistant Professor at the UCF College of Medicine. Besides being board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology, he is a member of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, the American Academy of Ophthalmology, and the Cornea Society. He is also the current Department Chairman of Ophthalmology for Orlando Health and has been named one of Orlando’s Best Doctors since 2013! In his spare time, he enjoys public speaking, comedy, writing, woodworking, running, biking, yoga and being a dad. He is a passionate basketball fan and enjoys cheering on the Orlando Magic and Duke Blue Devils. One of my favorite phrases is ‘Be proactive, not reactive!’ For instance, if I see dry eyes in a preoperative exam, I’ll treat that first and foremost before doing their cataract surgery. Though it may be annoying for the patient to have to wait, I know that their visual outcome and comfort will the better for it, even if they never know it!

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