Ophthalmological Surgeon, Asha Balakrishnan, M.D. Joins DLV Vision

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by Dougherty Laser Vision

Dear Affiliate Doctor,

Dr. Bala PortraitDLV Vision is excited to announce the addition of Fellowship-trained Cornea, Cataract and Refractive Surgeon, Asha Balakrishnan, M.D.!!

Dr. Bala attended Harvard University, where she earned her B.S. in chemistry.  She completed her medical school education at the Washington University in St. Louis and she pursued her Ophthalmology residency at the renowned University of Michigan Kellogg Eye Center in Ann Arbor, Michigan. During residency, she received awards for excellence in patient care and resident teaching. After this, she completed a prestigious fellowship in Cornea, Cataract, and Refractive Surgery at the Baylor College of Medicine under the tutelage of the world-renowned surgeon, Doug Koch MD.  After her fellowship, Dr. Bala served as an Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology and Director of Cornea and Refractive Surgery at the University of Louisville College of Medicine.

The DLV Optometric Advisory Board interviewed Dr. Bala and were highly impressed. The Advisory Board Panel was key in the decision to bring her to DLV Vision. I have personally seen Dr. Bala’s surgical techniques and vouch for both her clinical and surgical skills.  Dr. Bala will offer the following services for your patients at all of our locations:

  • Cataract Surgery
  • Implantable Contact Lens (ICL)
  • Crosslinking
  • Intacs
  • Corneal Transplants – PKP, DSEK etc.
  • Sewn-in IOL’s
  • General Ophthalmology

Appointments with Asha Balakrishnan, M.D. can be made online at our Doctor Portal or by calling our office at 805-422-7939 or texting 818-874-3048.  For more information, visit our website www.doughertylaservision.com, or feel free to contact us at info@doughertylaservision.com.