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Dr. Nimesh Pathak, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Long Beach, CA. He is 38 years old and has been practicing for 12 years. Read his story
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Dr. Pathak's bio
This content was provided by Dr. Pathak "Dr. Nimesh Pathak is a board-certified ophthalmologist who specializes in the treatment of corneal diseases and laser vision correction. He understands that patients trust him with their most precious sense, their eyesight. He strives to improve his patients' lives by safeguarding and optimizing their vision. Raised in Orange County, Dr. Pathak earned his Bachelor of Arts in molecular and cell biology at the University of California at Berkeley where he graduated with honors. He was able to continue his academic excellence at the Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science in Chicago. He then completed his medical internship at the University of Illinois at Chicago. Dr. Pathak honed his surgical skills at the Cook County Hospital of Chicago where he served as chief resident. Wanting to expand his knowledge of corneal diseases and refractive surgery, Dr. Pathak completed a fellowship at the prestigious New York Eye and Ear Infirmary. Dr. Pathak specializes in diseases of the cornea. He has undergone extensive training in procedures such as corneal transplantation, DSAEK, and the treatment of dry eyes. He has received certification for the use of Intacs segments in the treatment of keratoconus. He is trained in the newest laser vision correction techniques, including "bladeless" LASIK. He has presented his research at international ophthalmology conferences such as the World Cornea Congress. He is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery. Along with cooking and traveling, Dr. Pathak enjoys spending time with his beautiful wife and lovely daughter. "
This content was provided by Dr. Pathak "Dr. Nimesh Pathak is a board certified ophthalmologist who specializes in the treatment of corneal diseases and laser vision correction. He understands that patients trust him with their most precious sense, their eyesight. He strives to improve his patients lives by safeguarding and optimizing their vision."
Cornea & External Diseases
Cornea & Refractive Surgery
Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Ectropion of Eyelid
Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
Visual Field Defects
Anterior Lamellar Keratoplasty (ALK)
Cataract Removal Surgery
Ocular Surface Reconstruction
Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
Relaxing Incisions, Corneal
0 Malpractice Claims
No malpractice history found for California.
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.
University Of California
Undergraduate School | Graduated 2001
Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine Science/The Chicago Medical School
Medical School | Graduated 2005
University Of Illinois Hospital
Internship Hospital | Completed 2005
John H. Stroger Hospital Of Cook County
Residency Hospital | Completed 2009
New York Eye and Ear Infirmary
Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2010
Awards & Recognition
Awards & Honors
Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications
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Memberships & Professional Affiliations
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