Chirag Shah, M.D.

Chirag Shah, M.D.

Philadelphia/Princeton Area's MOST experienced LASIK surgeon!

Dr. Chirag Shah is one of the most experienced LASIK & PRK surgeons in New Jersey and the Greater Philadelphia area. He is a board certified and fellowship-trained refractive surgeon. Dr. Shah has performed over 55,000 LASIK and PRK treatments over the past 20 years. In addition, he has also preformed thousands of other vision correcting procedures such as cataracts, refractive lens exchange, implantable contact lenses and premium intra-ocular lenses. He is fellowship trained specifically in LASIK, cornea and complex eye surgeries.

Dr. Shah was also appointed as the National Medical Director at The LASIK Vision Institute and served as the Executive Medial Director at LASIKPlus. He started LASIK Experts to provide a more comprehensive and personalized solution to his patient's needs than just LASIK or PRK which are currently offered at these corporate chains.

Apart from his in-clinic duties, Dr. Shah is also an attending physician at Wills Eye Hospital. He regularly operates and teaches ophthalmology residents about the latest in eye surgery techniques.

Dr. Shah believes in using the most advanced laser technology to provide his patients with the best visual outcomes. He also uses bladeless all laser technology and the highly specialized Contoura topography guided laser to treat complex prescriptions and optimize patient results. He also offers Visian ICL, Multifocal lenses such at Technis Symphony and Alcon Panoptix. All this technology to provide the best, most customized results for patients is simply not offered at Lasik Plus and Laser VIstion institute national chains or any other provider in the Greater Philadelphia Area.

Education | Training

  • Fellowship, Cornea & Refractive Surgery, Univ. of Pittsburgh
  • Residency, Ophthalmology, NYU School of Medicine
  • Internship, Jersey Shore Medical Center
  • Rutgers Medical School

Memberships | Affiliations

  • Wills Eye Hospital - teaching attending
  • American Board of Ophthalmology-Board Certified
  • American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
  • Designated as Top Doctor of Ophthalmology 2013-2020 by NJ Magazine