Elizabeth Tegins MD Ophthalmologist Retina Specialist & Vitreoretinal Surgeon

Vishal Patel, M.D.

Ophthalmologist, Cataract Surgeon
& Glaucoma Specialist

Vishal Patel, M.D.

Ophthalmologist,
Cataract Surgeon,
& Glaucoma Specialist

Vishal Patel, M.D. is an Ophthalmologist, Cataract Surgeon & Glaucoma Specialist at Matossian Eye Associates in Pennington, NJ and Doylestown in Bucks County, PA. Dr. Patel completed his Medical Degree from Rutgers-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He proceeded to complete his Ophthalmology residency at the Medical College of Wisconsin in Milwaukee before being selected for a Glaucoma Fellowship at the prestigious Cole Eye Institute at the Cleveland Clinic.

In addition to caring for patients regular eye health and vision needs, Dr. Patel specializes in routine as well as complex cataract surgery and the medical, laser and surgical treatment of glaucoma. He has a special interest in cataract surgery and the use of advanced intraocular lens implants, including toric lens implants to correct astigmatism and multifocal lenses to help cataract surgery patients reduce their dependence on eyeglasses, bifocals or reading glasses after cataract surgery. As a glaucoma specialist, Dr. Patel utilizes the latest technologies currently available including laser treatments and minimally invasive glaucoma surgery (MIGS) as well as traditional glaucoma surgery to reduce eye pressure and preserve vision.

Specialties

Laser and Surgical Treatment of Glaucoma, Minimally Invasive Glaucoma Surgery (MIGS), Premium and Standard Lens Implants for Cataract Surgery, Dry Eye Disease, Diabetic Eye Exams.

Staff Privileges
  • Capital Health in Hopewell, NJ
  • Surgery Center of Bucks County in Warminster, PA, an ambulatory surgery center affiliated with the Wills Eye Hospital Network.
  • South Jersey Eye Physicians Surgery Center in Moorestown, NJ
Professional Memberships
  • American Board of Ophthalmology
  • American Glaucoma Society
  • American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • American Academy of Ophthalmology
Honors and Awards
  • Rutgers University Accelerated 7-year BA/MD Program
  • Alpha Omega Alpha
  • Matthew Leydt Society. Selected from Top 1% of Graduating College Class
  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • Presidential Full Tuition Scholarship, Rutgers University
  • Ralph DeFalco Scholarship, Rutgers University
  • SAS Academic Excellence Award Scholarship, Rutgers University
  • SAS Academic Excellence Award, Rutgers University. Awarded to Top 10% of Sophomore Class
  • Aresty Research Fellow, Rutgers University
  • Dean’s List 2011-2015, Rutgers University
  • Rutgers University Honors Program