Dipal Shah, M.D.
Cornea Specialist & Cataract Surgeon
Dipal Shah, M.D. is an Ophthalmologist, Corneal Specialist & Cataract Surgeon at The Eye Care & Surgery Center in New Jersey. Dr. Shah earned her undergraduate degree at Brown University, Rhode Island and her medical degree at Rutgers-New Jersey Medical School. She completed her Residency in Ophthalmology at North Shore-Long Island Jewish Hospital (Northwell Health, Great Neck, N.Y.) where she served as Chief Resident, followed by a fellowship in Cornea and External Disease at the University of California-San Francisco (UCSF)-The Proctor Foundation. Dr. Shah’s clinical experience and training focuses on the medical management of diseases and conditions of the cornea and external eye including dry eye, inflammatory conditions of the cornea, infectious disease as well as surgical management of corneal disease including corneal transplants and corneal collagen cross linking to treat thinning and bulging problems of the cornea called ectasias such as Keratoconus. Dr. Shah has a special interest in both routine and complex laser cataract surgery with advanced lens implants such as the AcrySof® IQ PanOptix™ Trifocal Lens Implant, the TECNIS Symfony Lens Implant (IOL), the AcrySof™ IQ Vivity™ Extended Vision Intraocular Lens as well as providing lens implants for astigmatism including the AcrySof® Toric Lens Implant and the TECNIS Toric Lens Implant.
Dr. Shah is certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology (ABO) a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO), the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ASCRS) and the Cornea Society. Dr. Shah has had the privilege of providing laser vision correction for our military service as part of the team at The USAF Warfighter Laser Surgery Center at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas.