Dr. Chirag Parikh, MD

Dr. Chirag Parikh, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 43
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Dr. Chirag Parikh, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Lawrenceville, GA and has been practicing for 9 years. He graduated from Emory University School of Medicine - M.D. in 2002 and specializes in ophthalmology.Read his story

316 W Pike St Ste 200

Lawrenceville, GA 30046

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Bankers Life and Casualty
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • CorVel
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 14 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Parikh performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Corneal Ulcer
very high
more than 95% of peers
Corneal Diseases
high
more than 89% of peers
Dry Eyes
high
more than 84% of peers

Dr. Parikh's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Parikh's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Parikh "Dr. Chirag Parikh is a Board Certified Ophthalmologist serving the Lawrenceville area for more than 10 years."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Parikh "Dr. Chirag Parikh is a Board Certified Ophthalmologist serving the Lawrenceville area for more than 10 years. Dr. Parikh is experienced in Cataract Surgery, Glaucoma Surgery and Laser Surgery for Diabetes, Glaucoma and various other diseases. He is a professional member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology.   Dr. Chirag Parikh was awarded the Patients' Choice Award and the Compassionate Doctor Recognition in 2014."

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

32  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Astigmatism
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Hyphema
  • Keratitis
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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9  Procedures

  • Blepharoplasty
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Shunts
  • Toric Intraocular Lens Implantation
  • Trabeculectomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Emory University - BA in Chemistry
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1997
  • Emory University School of Medicine - M.D.
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • General Practice - Baptist Health System in Birmingham, Alabama
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Ophthalmology - University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2007
  • Glaucoma - New York Eye and Ear Infirmary
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Parikh has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Gujarati
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Parikh's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Parikh to family and friends
44 total reviews (28 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (44)

  • 5
    (39)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Parikh's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (28)

Possibly the most professional office in lawrenceville. My husband was cared for very nicely by the staff and Dr. Parikh's surgeries were perfect. Worth the extra money for the restore lenses for cataract surgery. He is so happy!
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Great staff and very good doctor
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Dr. P knew what to do about my mom's emergency! He was so right about everything. He sent us to Grady because he was sure that something was wrong. She was admitted and many things were done...now, she's in recovery with a great future because Dr. P is awesome!
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The entire office was unprofessional, including Dr. Parikh. My preliminary paperwork was not reviewed by any staff member, most details had been incorrectly input in the computer, the staff was loudly gossiping about other patients within ear-shot of the waiting room, and I was incorrectly...more
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I've been having double vision for over 2-3 years and have been to a bunch of doctors and to the VA...I got MRIs and CAT scans and the whole 9 yards...so expensive. Finally, I got to see Dr. Parikh and he said that it was probably the cataracts. We did both surgeries and now everything is...more
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