Rajeev S. Ramchandran, M.D., M.B.A.

Rajeev S. Ramchandran, M.D., M.B.A.

Contact Information

210 Crittenden Boulevard
Rochester, NY 14642

Appointment: (585) 273-3937

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Patient Care Bio

Dr. Ramchandran provides surgical and medical care to patients in the Rochester area as well as throughout the Finger Lakes Region and Western New York.



Dr. Ramchandran is a native of Pittsford, NY where he attended Pittsford Sutherland High School. He left Rochester to study at the University of Pennsylvania where he graduated Summa Cum Laude, majoring in Biology and South Asia Regional Studies. He then completed his medical degree, with distinction in research, at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry and went on to an ophthalmology residency at Duke University. He recently returned to Rochester where he completed a Vitreoretinal Fellowship at the Flaum Eye Institute in July, 2009. Dr. Ramchandran is licensed in the state of New York and certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology. He is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the American Society of Retinal Specialists and the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology. Dr. Ramchandran performs retinal surgeries, laser therapy, intravitreal injections as well as medical retina. His other interests include health policy and economics, telemedicine and international ophthalmology.

Dr. Ramchandran sees patients at the University of Rochester Flaum Eye Institute offices. The office is located at 210 Crittenden Boulevard.

Awards & Honors (Local)

John M. Brophy Award | Simon School of Business, University of Rochester | Rochester, NY 2013
Operations Faculty Award | University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry | Rochester, NY 2013
Beta Sigma Gamma, Honor Society member | Simon School of Business, University of Rochester | Rochester, NY 2013
Travel Grant Recipient | Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology 2006
Distinction in Research | University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry | Rochester, NY 2003
Second Year of Medical School Commendation for Academic Performance | University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry | Rochester, NY 2000
American Medical Association Medical Student Section Recruitment Award 2000
Suma Cum Laude graduate | University of Pennsylvania | Philadelphia, PA 1998
Phi Beta Kappa, member | University of Pennsylvania | Philadelphia, PA 1998
Golden Key Honor Society, member. Top 15% of Senior Class | University of Pennsylvania | Philadelphia, PA 1998
Senior Ivy Day Honor Award, Alumni Award of Merit for Outstanding Contributions to the Penn Community | University of Pennsylvania | Philadelphia, PA 1998
Outstanding Board Member of the United Minorities Council | University of Pennsylvania | Philadelphia, PA 1998
Hindu Student Speaker, Graduation Baccalaureate Ceremony | University of Pennsylvania | Philadelphia, PA 1998
Dean's List | University of Pennsylvania | Philadelphia, PA 1995 - 1998
Benjamin Franklin Scholar Honors Program | University of Pennsylvana | Philadelphia, PA 1994 - 1998
National Merit Finalist & Scholarship Recipient | Pittsford Sutherland High School | Pittsford, NY 1994

Current Appointments

Assistant Professor - Department of Ophthalmology (SMD) - Primary

Specialties

Ophthalmology - American Board of Ophthalmology

Education

M.B.A. | Health Sciences Management, Operations Management, Business Systems Consulting | University of Rochester2013
M.D. | Medicine | University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry2003
B.A. | Biology | University of Pennsylvania, College of Arts & Science1998
Fellowship: (vitreoretinal fellowship) | University of Rochester Eye InstituteAttended 2007 - 2009
Residency: | Duke UniversityAttended 2004 - 2007
Internship: | Albert Einstein Medical Center Transitional InternshipAttended 2003 - 2004

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship at University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry07/01/2007 - 06/30/2009
Residency in Ophthalmology at Duke University School of Medicine07/01/2004 - 06/30/2007
Internship at Albert Einstein Medical Center06/01/2003 - 06/20/2004