About Dr. Dimple Modi
Providing specialty eye care with compassion, commitment and camaraderie
A STRONG EDUCATION WITH SPECIALIZED RETINA TRAINING
My in-depth training in medical retina at Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, ranked number 1 by U.S News and World report, as the nation’s best ophthalmology program for vision research, medical education and patient care, provides me with a strong foundation to treat your retina conditions.
Honors and Awards:
Golden Stethoscope Award, David and Nancy Schanzlin Resident Research Award, Harry S. Truman Scholarship Finalist, University of Illinois College of Medicine Student Service Award
Passionate About Medicine. Compassionate About People.
I am a board- certified ophthalmologist specializing in medical retina, with a strong interest in age-related macular degeneration and diabetic retinopathy. I perform in-office procedures when necessary, such as intravitreal injections, to treat retinal pathology.
Board Certification: American Board of Ophthalmology
Diplomate: American Board of Ophthalmology
Helping patients by sharing my passion for research and development
I have an extensive background in ophthalmology research and utilize my basic science knowledge to clinically treat my patients with the latest technology and innovation.
“Response to Aflibercept After Frequent Retreatment with Bevacizumab or Ranibizumab in Eyes with Neovascular Age-Related Macular Degeneration” Ophthalmic Surgery, Lasers and Imaging Retina 2014
“Non-leaking Cystoid Maculopathy Secondary to Systemic Paclitaxel” Ophthalmic Surgery, Lasers and Imaging Retina 2013
“Influence of Genetics on Baseline Characteristics and Disease Progression of Dry AMD” Investigative ophthalmology and visual science 2012
“Outcomes After “Completing” Treatment With Anti-VEGF Agents For AMD” Investigative ophthalmology and visual science 2011
“Changing Paradigm in the Treatment of Retinal Vein Occlusion” Investigative ophthalmology and visual science 2011
“Efficacy of Patterned Scan Laser in Treatment of Macular Edema and Retinal Neovascularization” Clinical Ophthalmology 2009
I have a unique perspective on patient care because of my dual background in medicine and public health. My philosophy in treating patients is to involve you in in every aspect of your care. I feel it is important to understand the nature of your disease and for you to leave my office with a through understanding of your condition and treatment plan.