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Dr. Nilesh Sheth, MD

Ophthalmologist

Professional statement

Nilesh M. Sheth, MD, is a highly skilled LASIK surgeon who has helped more than 13,000 patients, including United States Senator Scott Brown, Boston Celtics great Jo Jo White, NECN sportscaster Chris Collins and John Fiore, star of Law & Order and The Sopranos, reduce or eliminate their dependency on glasses and contact lenses. In addition to LASIK surgery, Dr. Sheth also specializes in cataract surgery, CK (conductive keratoplasty), RLE (refractive lens exchange) and lens implant surgeries with Phakic IOLs. He offers cataract patients a variety of intraocular lenses, including multifocal, accommodative and toric technologies. He also performs corneal transplants and surgery to correct advanced pterygium, a benign thickening of the outer coating of the eye. Dr. Sheth earned his Doctor of Medicine degree from Wayne State Medical School, graduating with honors. He completed his internship at the Detroit Medical Center and his ophthalmology residency, where he was Chief Resident, at Summa Health System, an affiliate of the Cleveland Clinic. Dr. Sheth received further training by completing a two-year accredited fellowship in cornea and refractive surgery at Louisiana State University, the site of the first laser vision correction procedure in the United States. Dr. Sheth is a respected leader and educator in his field, and is currently a staff member at the Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, a teaching hospital of the Harvard Medical School. He is affiliated with several prestigious organizations, including the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, the International Society of Refractive Surgery and the American Medical Association.

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmologist

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Hospital affiliations

  • Melrose-Wakefield Hospital
  • Winchester Hospital

Education and training

  • Louisiana State University, Fellowship in Cornea, External Disease and Refractive Surgery
  • Medical School - Wayne State University
  • Summa Health System (Residency)

Professional memberships

  • American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • International Society of Refractive Surgery

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Languages spoken

  • Italian
  • Gujarati
  • English
  • Spanish
  • Hindi

Provider's gender

Male

NPI number

1285711705

Office locations

Sheth-Horsley Eye Center

3 Woodland Road, Suite 120

Stoneham, MA 02180

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Very thorough, They tell you everything, They did not make me feel pressured into more than I could afford. I was even given samples of the prescriptions and a coupon for a free one!
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Extremely professional and personable. Answered all my questions thoroughly.
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He was very thorough, and gave me a lot of information
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