Vikas Chopra, MD

Vikas Chopra, MD

Glaucoma
Primary Location
Doheny Eye Center UCLA Arcadia
622 West Duarte Road
Suite 101
Arcadia, California 91007
Phone
Fax
626-254-9019

About

Dr. Vikas Chopra is an expert in the field of glaucoma surgical techniques, including the newer Minimally Invasive Glaucoma Surgery (MIGS) procedures, and in the use of high-resolution ocular imaging to allow earlier and more precise evaluation of glaucoma. He is a leader in the surgical training of new ophthalmologists and his research interests include using new laser and surgical therapies for glaucoma and improving outcomes of complex, combined cataract/glaucoma procedures. Dr. Chopra is part of a select group of ophthalmologists that develops the American Board of Ophthalmology certification examinations.

Education

Medical Board Certification

Ophthalmology, American Board of Ophthalmology, 2002

Fellowship

Wayne State University School of Medicine, 2003

Residency

Wayne State University School of Medicine, 2000

Internship

Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, 1997

Degree

Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, MD, 1996

Hospital Affiliations

Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center

Research

Awards

  • Top Doctors, Los Angeles Magazine, 2021