Fellowship Trained Cornea and Vision Correction Specialist
Pacific Northwest Eye Associates (PNWE) is a full service eye practice serving the Tacoma and Gig Harbor communities. Dr. Patel joined PNWE in January 2013 after an 11 year career in Seattle. Dr. Patel is a nationally recognized, fellowship trained eye surgeon who specializes in cornea, cataract, and vision correction surgery. He is one of a very small number of eye surgeons in the State of Washington who has completed a Fellowship in Cornea and Vision Correction Surgery. Dr. Patel has performed thousands of surgical cases with a focus on:
1) Cataract Surgery (including Toric and Premium Lenses), 2) Corneal Surgery (including corneal transplantation procedures such as DSAEK), 3) Vision Correction Surgery (LASIK / PRK / Visian ICL Implantable Lens / Refractive Lens Exchange), and 4) Complex Anterior Segment Surgeries (including Lens Exchange and Iris Repair procedure). He has a large referral practice and is accepting new patients.
American Academy of Ophthalmology
American College of Surgeons
American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery