Meet dr. vishal patel

VP_headshot_15Dr. Vishal Patel is a native of Georgia. After attending the University of Georgia for his undergraduate degree he went on to Pennsylvania College of Optometry in Philadelphia where he received his Doctor of Optometry degree in 2011. During the course of his graduate career he underwent extensive training at the renowned Bascom Palmer Eye Institute in Miami, Florida. He continued his optometric training through residency at Woolfson Eye Institute specializing in ophthalmologic co-management of ocular disease and refractive surgery. Dr. Patel gained extensive knowledge in corneal transplantation, laser treatment of refractive errors, LASIK/PRK, the management of dry eye disease, and cataract surgery under the mentorship of Dr. R. Doyle Stulting, past President of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery and Editor-in-Chief of “Cornea: The Journal of Cornea and External Disease”.

Dr. Patel enjoys all aspects of patient care and serves to enhance the quality of eye care via proper patient education and providing precise
treatment paradigms for patients with advanced ocular disease. He is an active member of the American Optometric Association, Georgia Optometric Association, and The Greater Atlanta Optometric Association.

In his spare time, Dr. Patel enjoys spending time with family and friends, traveling, and various outdoor activities.

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“Seeing Dr. Sajja was very easy and efficient. He was very thorough and professional. He was also very honest in what he felt needed to be done. He also had a very good bedside manner and was caring, nothing was painful at all. The surgery was a quick procedure and I was in excellent care. I was amazed that Dr. Sajja himself called me two days after surgery to check-up on me!”

“Dr. Milan Patel is an excellent, caring physician. From the initial exam through cataract surgery he was very patient with explaining the surgery and recovery process. I had both eyes replaced with new lenses and felt extremely comfortable through both procedures. I highly, highly recommend him!”

“I was scared of having my cataracts removed, but the doctor and all of the staff made me most comfortable. There was no pain & the recovery was short. I would recommend Dr. Desai to anyone who needs surgery. And the people who work there are just wonderful”
Deb Hallinyer