Shamik Bafna MD

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Shamik Bafna, M.D.


Sightpath Medical has selected Shamik Bafna, M.D. as a Top 10 Surgeon in the US for demonstrating surgical expertise through high volume of cataract surgeries, continued surgical excellence, and exceptional patient care. Dedicated to the community, Dr. Bafna is committed to improving lives through better vision. Sightpath considers Dr. Bafna to be a leader in cataract surgery.
Sightpath Medical is a leading US provider of surgical services and equipment for cataracts, glaucoma, and refractive procedures. Sightpath Medical has performed 500,000 catarct procedures nationwide with hundreds of practices. We are pleased to distinguish this leading U.S. surgeon.

INTERESTING FACTS
Dr. Bafna is a board certified ophthalmologist who completed a one year fellowship in cornea and refractive surgery after his ophthalmology residency. He has extensive experience treating laser vision correction patients. He has published and presented several peer-reviewed papers in ophthalmology including two chapters on laser vision correction. He has received numerous honors including the prestigious Heed Ophthalmic Foundation Fellowship Award.
In addition, Dr. Bafna has a unique perspective in treating his patients having had the LASIK procedure himself. Dr. Bafna currently resides with his wife and two children in the greater Cleveland area. In his spare time, he enjoys traveling and has visited over 25 countries.
HOSPITAL AFFILIATIONS
Elyria Memorial Hospital
University Hospital-Bedford
Lakewood Hospital
Education
UNDERGRADUATE
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, Michigan, BS, 1989
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, Michigan, MS, 1991
MEDICAL SCHOOL
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, Michigan, Doctor of Medicine, 1992
OPHTHALMOLOGY RESIDENCY
Baylor College of Medicine/Cullen Eye Institute
Houston, Texas 1993-1996
FELLOWSHIP
Boston, Massachusetts
New England Eye Center
Cornea & Refractive Surgery 1996 - 1997
CERTIFICATION
Ohio Medical License
Board Certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology
Diplomat of the National Board of Medical Examiners
PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES
American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
American Academy of Ophthalmology
HONORS AND ACHEIVEMENTS
Heed Ophthalmic Foundation Fellowship Award
Taylor Lions Club Ophthalmology Scholarship
Fight for Sight Research Fellowship
Doctor Ratings
Accurate Diagnosis
100%
Courteous Staff
100%
Ease of Appointment
100%
Spends Time with Me
100%
Would Recommend to Others?
100%
Doctor Details
Board Certified
Yes
Primary Specialty
Cornea
Secondary Specialty
Refractive Surgery
Title
Ophthalmologist (MD)
Barbara Westfall
Summary: Dr. Bafna
August 15th, 2017
I was very pleased with my appt. with Dr. Bafna and his staff! Also the other Dr. that worked with Dr. Bafna on Wednesday, August 15th! They were very helpful and caring! Their diagnosis will be very helpful with my ongoing eye issues!

Also, I want to thank Karen, Laurie, and Halina! A very caring office staff as well!

Thank you!

Barbara Westfall
Wooster, Ohio
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Frank Bruno
113 out of 264 people found this review helpful
Summary: Eye Surgery
February 3rd, 2016
All's I Can Say What A Great Choice, My Wife & I made, Dr.Bafna Is Outstanding, I Had Both My Eye's Done By Him And I Now Have 20/20 vision In Both Eye's.... Their Staff Is Also Outstanding, Very Caring & They Go Out Of Their Way To Be As Helpful As They Can Be... I Am 70 Year's Old And I Am Being As Honest As I Can Be, If You Want The Job Done Right This Is The Place To Go !!!!
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john blust
91 out of 248 people found this review helpful
Summary: doctors abd staff
January 28th, 2016
I have been a patient at the Cleveland Eye Clinic for over 5 years. The staff is very friendly and the doctors are excellent. Just had cataract surgery on both eyes and couldn't be more pleased with the results. Highly recommend them.
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James Blair
244 out of 439 people found this review helpful
Summary: Excellent Doctor
April 21st, 2015
I highly recommend Dr. Bafna. He is an excellent Ophthalmologist. Had Laser Cataract surgery on one eye. Dr. Bafna is very knowledgeable, friendly and very caring. His staff was excellent as well, someone was by my side every step of the way. Cant say enough good thinks about my experience. Will be returning to do other eye. Highly Recommend!
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