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Dr. Raj Patel, MD

Ophthalmology*
5.0 (1)
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Accepting new patients

Overview of Dr. Raj Patel, MD

Dr. Raj Patel, MD is an Ophthalmologist in Asheville, NC. They graduated from Tulane University of Louisiana and is affiliated with Pardee Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Patel an average 5.0 star rating.

Dr. Patel works at Carolina Ophthalmology PA in Asheville, NC. They frequently treat conditions like Age-Related Macular Degeneration and Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Patel's Office Locations

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    Carolina Ophthalmology PA
    1 VANDERBILT PARK DR, Asheville, NC 28803 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (828) 771-6501

Hospital Affiliations
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  • Pardee Hospital

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Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear

Treatment frequency



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Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Hypertensive Retinopathy
Macular Hole
Macular or Retinal Edema
Retinal Vascular Occlusion
Retinoschisis
Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
Vitreoretinal Surgery
Diabetic Retinopathy
Floaters
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Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
Retinal Telangiectasia
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
Benign Neoplasm of Eye
Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
Chorioretinal Scars
Degenerative Disorders of Globe
Disorder of Choroid
Drusen
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Dry Eyes
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Eye Cancer
Eye Infections
Eyelid Disorders
Herpetic Keratitis
Keratitis
Lacrimal Gland Disorder
Migraine
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Ocular Hypertension
Progressive High Myopia
Retinal Dystrophy
Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
Tear Duct Disorders
Visual Field Defects
Vitreous Hemorrhage
Accommodation Disorders
Acute Endophthalmitis
Allergic Conjunctivitis
Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
Anterior Scleritis
Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
Black Eye
Blepharitis
Blindness
Cataract
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Chalazion
Chorioretinitis
Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
Choroideremia
Chronic Endophthalmitis
Conjunctiva Degeneration Deposit
Conjunctival Hemorrhage
Contusion of the Eyeball
Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
Corneal Diseases
Corneal Erosion
Corneal Ulcer
Dacryoadenitis
Diabetic Cataracts
Dislocation of Lens
Disseminated Chorioretinitis and Disseminated Retinochoroiditis
Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
Endophthalmitis
Entropion
Eye Melanoma
Eye Pain
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Focal Chorioretinitis and Focal Retinochoroiditis
Foreign Body in Eye
Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
Glaucoma
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Headache
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Hyphema
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Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Iridocyclitis
Iris Ciliary Degeneration
Juvenile Macular Degeneration
Keratoconus
Lazy Eye
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Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
Nearsightedness
Nystagmus
Optic Neuritis
Orbital Cellulitis
Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
Pinguecula
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
Posterior Scleritis
Posterior Uveitis
Presbyopia
Pterygium
Purulent Endophthalmitis
Retinal Cysts
Retinal Hemorrhage
Retinal Ischemia
Retinal Neovascularization
Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
Senile Cataracts
Serous Detachment Retina
Stye
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Trichiasis
Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
B-Scan Ultrasound
Cataract Removal Surgery
Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
Eye Test
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Eyelid Surgery
Farnsworth Lantern Test
Foreign Body Removal from Eye
Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
Ocular Prosthetics
Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
Ultrasound
Vision Screening
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    Specialties*
    • Ophthalmology

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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1164715553
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • Tulane University of Louisiana
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Ophthalmology
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    Dr. Raj Patel, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Patel is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Patel has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Patel works at Carolina Ophthalmology PA in Asheville, NC. View the full address on Dr. Patel’s profile.

    Dr. Patel has seen patients for Age-Related Macular Degeneration and Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Patel on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    1 patients have reviewed Dr. Patel. The overall rating for this provider is 5.0. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Patel.

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