Dr. Chirag Parikh, MD
*Please expect a call from the practice to verify any additional information* Chirag H. Parikh, M.D. is a board certified Ophthalmologist and is fellowship trained in the diagnosis and medical/surgical treatment of Glaucoma from New York Eye and Ear Infirmary, a leading Ophthalmic hospital in the nation. Dr. Parikh sees patients from age 7 and up. Dr. Parikh graduated from Emory University in 1997 with an undergraduate degree in chemistry and was inducted into Phi Beta Kappa (National Academic Honor Society) and the National Dean’s List. He continued on to attend the Emory University School of Medicine where he received the Joseph B. Whithead Surgical Scholarship in 2001-2002. He graduated in 2002 With a Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) Degree. During his medical school years, he did research with and published several papers with Dr. Henry Edelhauser, a leading researcher in the field of Ophthalmology, in the Emory Eye Center and was awarded an RPB (Research to Prevent Blindness) Medical Student Fellowship in 2000-2001 and then an NIH (National Institutes of Health) National Research Service Award (NRSA) training grant in 2002-2003. Dr. Parikh went on to complete his internship at Baptist Health System in Birmingham, Alabama. He then completed his residency training in Ophthalmology at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey in 2007. He was privileged to continue on to do a fellowship in Glaucoma under Drs. Robert Ritch, Jeffrey Liebmann and Celso Tello at New York Eye and Ear Infirmary and graduated in 2008. After this, he served as a clinical instructor in the Glaucoma Clinic at New York Eye and Ear Infirmary from 2008-2009.
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- American Board of Ophthalmology
Education and training
- Medical School - Emory University, Doctor of Medicine
- New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai, Fellowship in Glaucoma
- University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Residency in Ophthalmology
- American Academy of Ophthalmology
Eye Care of Georgia
316 West Pike Street, Suite 200
Lawrenceville, GA 30046