Dr. Parul Khator, MD

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Georgia Eye Partners 550 Peachtree St NE Ste 1500 Atlanta, GA 30308 Get Directions
Dr. Parul Khator, MD
Dr. Parul Khator is a highly respected, board certified ophthalmologist fully trained in all aspects of general ophthalmic eye care and surgery. She further specializes in the diagnosis, management, and treatment of glaucoma. She completed her fellowship training in glaucoma at the prestigious Wills Eye Institute, one of the nation's top glaucoma programs. She manages the full spectrum of glaucoma, from early to advanced disease, performing both laser and incisional therapy. In addition, she performs cataract surgery and laser therapy for diabetic retinopathy. She also performs intraocular Avastin and Lucentis injections for diabetic retinopathy and macular degeneration. After completing her undergraduate and medical school training in a combined six year program at the University of Miami and University of Miami School of Medicine, she moved to Atlanta, where she completed a one year transitional program in medicine at Emory University. She stayed at Emory University to complete her residency in Ophthalmology. After residency, she finished her fellowship training in Philadelphia at Wills Eye Institute, where she developed an interest in clinical glaucoma research. She has published several articles and is a coauthor of two book chapters regarding glaucoma surgery. Dr. Khator currently sees patients at our Midtown, Northside and Woodstock locations. She performs surgery at Eye Surgery Center of Georgia, our state of the art ambulatory surgery center, as well as Emory Midtown Hospital. Dr. Khator is a trusted member of the community, receiving medical and surgical glaucoma referrals from fellow eye doctors. She remains committed to superior patient education and exceptional surgical care.

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Dr. Khator's Care Philosophy

We are a group practice of ophthalmologists and optometrists dedicated to providing patients the highest quality medical and surgical specialty eye care to Metro Atlanta and North Georgia. Our services range from disease specific medical exams to complex specialty surgical care, and we accept a wide range of insurance plans.

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Midtown Location550 Peachtree St NE Ste 1500
Atlanta, GA 30308
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Dr. Khator's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (4)
in Atlanta, GA |
She is an excellent doctor! Fast, efficient, knowledgeable and very nice too!
in SUwanee, GA |
Very busy. High demand. Worth the extra wait.
in Sandy springs, ga |
Not very knowledgeable and my mom wasn't happy after surgery...every week we thought things would be better but the she got an infection and lost her eye. So bad
in Atlanta, Georgia |
The perfect doctor. Very competent, great bedside manner, quick and efficient. Highly recommended.
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Dr. Parul Khator is a highly respected, board certified ophthalmologist fully trained in all aspects of general ophthalmic eye care and surgery. She further specializes in the diagnosis, management, and treatment of glaucoma. She completed her fellowship training in glaucoma at the prestigious Wills Eye Institute, one of the nation's top glaucoma programs. She manages the full spectrum of glaucoma, from early to advanced disease, performing both laser and incisional therapy. In addition, she performs cataract surgery and laser therapy for diabetic retinopathy. She also performs intraocular Avastin and Lucentis injections for diabetic retinopathy and macular degeneration.

After completing her undergraduate and medical school training in a combined six year program at the University of Miami and University of Miami School of Medicine, she moved to Atlanta, where she completed a one year transitional program in medicine at Emory University. She stayed at Emory University to complete her residency in Ophthalmology. After residency, she finished her fellowship training in Philadelphia at Wills Eye Institute, where she developed an interest in clinical glaucoma research. She has published several articles and is a coauthor of two book chapters regarding glaucoma surgery.

Dr. Khator currently sees patients at our Midtown, Northside and Woodstock locations. She performs surgery at Eye Surgery Center of Georgia, our state of the art ambulatory surgery center, as well as Emory Midtown Hospital.

Dr. Khator is a trusted member of the community, receiving medical and surgical glaucoma referrals from fellow eye doctors.  She remains committed to superior patient education and exceptional surgical care.

Dr. Khator's Care Philosophy

We are a group practice of ophthalmologists and optometrists dedicated to providing patients the highest quality medical and surgical specialty eye care to Metro Atlanta and North Georgia. Our services range from disease specific medical exams to complex specialty surgical care, and we accept a wide range of insurance plans.

Dr. Khator says...

Dr. Khator is extensively trained in all aspects of cataract surgery, glaucoma disease management and surgery, and comprehensive ophthalmology.

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Dr. Khator trained for many years in multiple areas of ophthalmology and remains on the cutting edge of surgical advances.  Our practice maintains the highest level of diagnostic technology as well as our own state of the art ambulatory surgery center.

Dr. Khator's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Glaucoma
  •  Board certified in Ophthalmology
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • Ophthalmology

Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Blepharitis
  • Cataract
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Glaucoma
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Macular Hole
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Presbyopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects

Education

  • Medical School
    Univ Of Miami Sch Of Med

    Graduated in 2004

  • Internship Hospital
    Emory University School of Medicine

    Completed in 2005

  • Residency Hospital
    Emory University School of Medicine

    Completed in 2008

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Wills Eye Institute

    Completed in 2009

  • Undergraduate School
    University of Miami

    Graduated in 2000

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Specialties

  • Glaucoma
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Ophthalmology

Procedures Performed

  • Anterior Lamellar Keratoplasty (ALK)
  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Scleral Reinforcement Surgery
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)