Prachi Pathak, O.D.
Prachi Pathak, O. D. began her career by obtaining a Bachelors degree in Neuroscience at the University of Delaware. Along with her coursework, she was also involved with ongoing research at the University in the visual and neurosciences. She then continued on to earn her Doctor of Optometry degree from New England College of Optometry in Boston, MA.
Clinical training includes a rotation at the Philadelphia Veterans Hospital managing diabetes and glaucoma. She also gained experience in vision therapy, binocular vision, pediatrics and contact lens at the New England Eye Institute and Martha Elliot Health Center, a part of Children’s Hospital of Boston where she earned clinical honors as a part of her rotation. She continued her training at Atlanta Vision Institute caring for pre and post-operative patients undergoing LASIK, PRK and Cataract extraction along with primary eye care.
Dr. Pathak performs comprehensive primary care ocular examinations, evaluates patients for diabetes and glaucoma, and co-manages post-operative patients. She also offers contact lenses and glasses and sees children as young as four years old.
Originally from Delaware, Dr. Pathak resides in Newark, DE. In her free time, she enjoys traveling, reading, and spending time with her family and friends.
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