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Sanjay Kedhar

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  • American Board of Ophthalmology


  • MD, * New York Medical College *

  • Internship, Transitional Year
    Saint Vincent Medical Center

  • Residency, Ophthalmology
    * New York Eye and Ear Infirmary *

  • Fellowship, Ocular Immunology & Uveitis
    John Hopkins University School of Medicine


    Dr. Kedhar is a world-recognized expert in the treatment of ocular infectious and inflammatory disorders.  Dr. Kedhar  specializes in the medical and surgical management of patients with uveitis and other autoimmune and infectious eye diseases. Dr. Kedhar performs cataract and pharmacological implant surgeries in these patients and also participates in numerous research projects on the outcomes of these disease treatments. Dr. Kedhar is also an expert in cornea, and external disease.  He also is involved in the training of ophthalmology residents and fellows in the medical and surgical management of these complicated ocular disorders.


  • 2011 -
    Achievement Award
    American Academy of Ophthalmology

  • 2009 -
    Resident Teaching Award
    The New York Eye & Ear Infirmary, NY

  • 2007 -
    Resident Teaching Award
    The Wilmer Eye Institute/Greater Baltimore Medical Center, MD

  • 2005 -
    Special Resident Teaching Award
    The Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University, MD

  • 2003 -
    William H. and Judith Turner Award
    The New York Eye & Ear Infirmary, NY

  • 2003 -
    Walter J. Stark Research Award
    Wilmer Eye Institute Research Award, Johns Hopkins University, MD

  • 1997 -
    First Place
    Dean’s Annual Research Forum, New York Medical College, NY

  • 1994 -
    American Cancer Society Research Fellowship

  • 1990 - 1991
    Mortar Board Honor Society
    University of California, Berkeley, CA

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Dr. Kedhar did not report having any of the following types of financial relationships with industry during 2014 and/or 2015: consulting, scientific advisory board, industry-sponsored lectures, service on Board of Directors, participation on industry-sponsored committees, equity ownership valued at greater than 5% of a publicly traded company or any value in a privately held company. Please note that this information may differ from information posted on corporate sites due to timing or classification differences.

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