SURJEET SINGH, M.D.
Comprehensive Ophthalmology/Cataract/Refractive Surgery
Dr. Singh completed his undergraduate education at University of California Irvine, where he graduated with Cum Laude honors. He received his M.D. degree from Rosalind Franklin University School of Medicine. Thereafter, he completed his internship at the prestigious St. Lukes-Roosevelt Hospital at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons in New York, NY. He then underwent rigorous training as an ophthalmic surgical resident at Los Angeles County Drew Medical Center. He worked under the direct supervision of many internationally recognized eye surgeons from the UCLA Jules Stein Eye Institute and Drew Medical Center.
Even as a junior resident, Dr. Singh was awarded the prestigious M. Roy Wilson Award for Outstanding Medical and Surgical Ophthalmology Resident of the Year. He graduated as the Chief Resident in Ophthalmology at the State University of New York.
Dr. Singh specializes in cataract surgery with advanced technology lenses such as the ReSTOR®, TECNIS® and Crystalens® intraocular lenses in order to reduce your dependence on eye glasses. He can combine cataract surgery with Toric lens implants and Limbal Relaxing Incisions to reduce your astigmatism after cataract surgery. Dr. Singh has performed more than 5,000 cataract surgeries in the last 5 years. He is also one of the first ophthalmologist in Nevada to be certified on the LENSAR® femtosecond system.
Dr. Singh also performs LASIK, PRK and Bladeless Laser Vision correction for nearsightedness, farsightedness and astigmatism. He is one of few surgeons that offers implantable Collamer lens placement for extremely nearsighted patients for whom laser vision correction is not an option. His expertise also includes pterygium surgery, cosmetic BOTOX® injections and specialized glaucoma laser surgeries.
Dr. Singh is board certified and is an active member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the American Medical Association. He is also an Associate Professor of Ophthalmology at Touro University College of Osteopathic Medicine. He is committed to providing the highest quality of eye care for his patients.
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