DepartamentosOftalmologíaLocationRochester, MinnesotaIdiomasEnglishPacientes existentesEnviar un mensaje seguro a través del portal del paciente Biographical summarySanjay V. Patel, M.D., FRCOphth, is Professor and Emeritus Chair of Ophthalmology at Mayo Clinic and has expertise in corneal disease and surgery. He completed residency training at Mayo Clinic and cornea fellowship training at the University of Michigan. He has served on the faculty at Mayo Clinic since 2004. Dr. Patel's clinical interests are in corneal disease and surgery, anterior segment and ocular surface reconstruction, and complex cataract and intraocular lens surgery. He is an established leader in the field of corneal transplantation, corneal imaging, and Fuchs endothelial corneal dystrophy. He participates in clinical trials, has published extensively in his field, and has served as principal investigator for extramurally-funded research. He is board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology and is a Fellow of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists (UK). Conditions treatedCataractConjunctival melanomaCorneal edemaFuchs' dystrophyIris defectKeratoconusOcular surface squamous neoplasiaOcular surface tumorPterygium Procedures performedCataract surgeryCornea transplantIris prosthesis implantationLens replacement surgeryOcular surface reconstructionPhototherapeutic keratectomyTumor resection InterestsFuchs endothelial corneal dystrophyKeratoconus and crosslinkingCorneal transplant surgery, including DMEK, DSEK, DALK and PKOcular surface tumors and surgeryPterygium excisionIris prosthesis implantationComplex lens and cataract surgery Mayo Clinic locations Rochester, Minnesota Driving directions More info Billing & insurance Accessibility services Education2015Fellow - FRCOphthRoyal College of Ophthalmologists2005Fellow - Cornea and External Disease, Cataract and Refractive SurgeryUniversity of Michigan2004ResidentOphthalmology, Programs in Rochester, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine2004Resident - OphthalmologyMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine2001ResidentPreliminary Internal Medicine, Programs in Rochester, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine2001Resident - Internal MedicineMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine1999Postdoctoral Research Fellowship - Cornea ResearchMayo Clinic Rochester1997Senior House Officer - OphthalmologyRoyal Hallamshire Hospital1996House Officer - General SurgeryNorth Staffordshire Hospital1996House Officer - General MedicineQueen's Medical Centre1995BMBSUniversity of Nottingham1993B. Med. Sc. - Physiology & PharmacologyUniversity of NottinghamShow more education Activities and honorsCertifications2006OphthalmologyAmerican Board of OphthalmologyAwards and honors2021Teacher of the Year 2021, Department of OphthalmologyMayo Fellows Association, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science2020Honorable Mention in consideration for the 2020 Clarkson Quality Improvement AwardAmerican Board of Ophthalmology2019The Bowman Club Lecture 2019The Bowman Club2019Academic Achievement AwardAsia Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology2016Academic Achievement AwardAmerican Academy of Ophthalmology2015Secretariat AwardAmerican Academy of Ophthalmology2013Elbyrne G. Gill, MD, LecturerVirginia Society of Eye Physicians and Surgeons2012Roger F. Meyer, M.D., Lectureship in CorneaKellogg Eye Center, University of Michigan2012Third Prize for Refractive Poster (Annual Meeting, Milan, Italy)European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons2011Second Prize for Refractive Poster (Annual Meeting, Vienna, Austria)European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons2010Teacher of the Year 2010, Department of OphthalmologyMayo Fellows Association, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science2009First Prize for Refractive Poster (ESCRS Meeting, Barcelona)European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons2008First Prize for Refractive Poster (ESCRS Meeting, Berlin)European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons2008ISER Travel FellowshipInternational Society for Eye Research2007First Prize for Refractive Poster (ESCRS Meeting, Stockholm)European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons2007Olga Keith Wiess Special Scholar AwardResearch to Prevent Blindness2007First Prize for Refractive Poster (ESCRS Meeting, Athens)European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons2006First Prize for Refractive Poster (ESCRS Meeting, London)European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons2006ARVO Travel Grant AwardNational Eye Institute, National Institutes of Health2005Claes Dohlman Society Award (outstanding cornea fellow in the US)Massachussets Eye & Ear Infirmary2004John A. Dyer Award (peer-selected for mentorship, leadership and teamwork in final year of residency)Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration2004AOS Travel GrantAmerican Ophthalmological Society1995Alan Vernon Prize (Ophthalmology)University of Nottingham1995Fisons Specials Prize (Ophthalmology/Dermatology/ENT)University of Nottingham1995Commendation for outstanding performance in BMBS degreeUniversity of Nottingham1993Bart Prize (outstanding performance in BMedSci(Hons) degree)University of Nottingham1993Undergraduate Prize for PhysiologyThe Physiological Society, Oxford, UK1992Exhibition Prize (outstanding performance in basic medical sciences)University of Nottingham1992Olive A. Haynes Prize (Anatomy)University of Nottingham1990Hatherton Scholarship (regional academic achievement)Regional Education AuthorityShow more awards and honorsProfessional memberships2023 - presentEK Delphi Consensus CommitteeEndothelial Keratoplasty Learners Group2022 - presentArticle-Based Question Development CommitteeAmerican Board of Ophthalmology2021 - presentLifetime MemberCornea Society of India2021 - presentMemberEye Bank Association of America2020 - presentMember & Invited FacultyEndothelial Keratoplasty Learners Group2019 - presentWritten Exam Development CommitteeAmerican Board of Ophthalmology2019 - presentMemberBowman Club2018 - 2020Program Planning CommitteeAmerican Academy of Ophthalmology2017MemberCornea Preservation Time Study Writing Committee2015 - 2016Committee MemberAsia Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology2014 - presentOral Board ExaminerAmerican Board of Ophthalmology2014 - presentMemberEuCornea2013 - 2014MemberEuropean Association for Vision and Eye Research2012 - 2020MemberDepartment of Ophthalmology Enterprise Specialty Council2012 - 2020MemberSurgical and Procedural Committee - Rochester, Clinical Practice Committee - Rochester2012 - 2020ChairExecutive Committee, Department of Ophthalmology2011 - 2020MemberEducation Committee, Department of Ophthalmology2011 - 2014MemberEuropean Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons2011MemberFuchs Genetics Multi-Center Study Group Writing Committee2011 - presentMember with ThesisCornea Society2009 - presentMemberMinnesota Academy of Ophthalmology2009 - 2020MemberAssociation of University Professors of Ophthalmology2009 - 2020MemberExecutive Committee, Department of Ophthalmology2009 - 2020MemberResearch Committee, Department of Ophthalmology2009 - 2012Research ChairResearch Committee, Department of Ophthalmology2009 - 2012MemberNeuroscience Theme Executive Committee2008 - 2012MemberInternational Society for Eye Research2007 - presentMemberAsia Cornea Society2007 - 2020MemberClinical Practice Committee, Department of Ophthalmology2007 - 2008MemberEuropean Association for Vision and Eye Research2006 - presentDiplomateAmerican Board of Ophthalmology2005 - 2009MemberEducation Committee, Department of Ophthalmology2005 - 2010MemberCornea Society2001 - presentFellowAmerican Academy of Ophthalmology1999 - presentMemberAmerican Medical Association1999 - presentMemberMinnesota Medical Association1997 - presentMemberAssociation for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology1995 - 1997MemberBritish Medical AssociationShow more professional membershipsPublicationsSee my publicationsResearch activitiesSee a description of research activities. 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