Dr. Praveen Keshava, MD

Dr. Praveen Keshava, MD

Cataract Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 43
Dr. Praveen Keshava, MD is a cataract surgery specialist in Rutland, VT and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from New York University School Of Medicine in 2000 and specializes in cataract surgery, ophthalmology, and more.Read his story

69 Allen St Ste 15

Rutland, VT 05701

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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Age-Related Macular Degeneration
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 99% of peers
Senile Cataracts
more than 95% of peers

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Dr. Keshava's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Keshava "Dr. Keshava graduated Magna Cum Laude from Harvard University and received his M.D. degree at New York University School of Medicine. After completing his internship at Lenox Hill Hospital, he joined a 3 year residency program at St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center and served his final year there as Chief Resident. Dr. Keshava has undergone sub-specialty training in refractive surgery, including LASIK and PRK, at DelloRusso LaserVision in New York City. He now specializes in cataract and refractive surgery, and has a particular interest in the implantation of advanced technology lenses. Dr. Keshava is a Fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and an active member of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery and Vermont Ophthalmological Society. He lives with his wife Tina and four kids in Rutland. In his free time, he enjoys travelling and exploring new places, skiing and snowboarding, and chasing his four kids around the house."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Keshava "We believe that vision is a precious gift which allows us to fully experience the world.  Improving vision is our passion.  Utilizing the latest proven technologies, we deliver a team-based approach to eye care.  Our focus is on you the patient and your goals.  Whether you have a serious eye condition or just need a routine check-up, we are committed to helping you achieve the best vision possible.  No one should have to miss out on all the great experiences this world has to offer!"

3  Specialties

  • Cataract Surgery
  • Anterior Segment Surgery
  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

84  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Anterior Scleritis
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Black Eye
  • Blepharitis
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Cataract
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Esophoria
  • Esotropia
  • Exophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Foveal and-or Macular Hypoplasia
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Heterophoria
  • Hypertropia
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Mechanical Strabismus
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retained Intraocular Foreign Body, Magnetic
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Retinoschisis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Strabismus
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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12  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Contact Lens Fitting Services
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Drainage of Conjunctival Cyst
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Vermont.

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.


  • Harvard University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1996
  • New York University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • Lenox Hill Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • St Luke's Roosevelt Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Dellorusso Laservision
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Keshava has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Keshava's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Keshava to family and friends
11 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Keshava's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Wish I would have had the surgery a few years ago. Improves your quality of life. Very simple for the patient to have this procedure.
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Caring ,professional Excellent results after my cataract surgery I highly recommend Dr Keshava
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