Dr. Prajay Dhir is an ophthalmologist practicing in Houston, TX. Dr. Dhir specializes in eye and vision care. As an ophthalmologist, Dr. Dhir can practice medicine as well as surgery. Opthalmologists can perform surgeries because they have their medical degrees along with at least eight years of additional training. Dr. Dhir can diagnose and treat diseases, perform eye operations and prescribe eye glasses and contacts. Ophthalmologists can also specialize even further in a specific area of eye care.
Education and Training
Boston Univ Sch of Med, Boston Ma 2001
Boston University School of Medicine 2001
OphthalmologyAmerican Board of OphthalmologyABO
- Macular Degeneration
- Diabetic Retinopathy
- Type 2 Diabetes
- Boston Medical Center, Ophthalmology; Baylor Coll Of Med, Internal Medicine
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