Sachin Mehta, M.D. graduated summa cum laude from The Ohio State University in Columbus, OH in 2000 with a degree in Microbiology. He then attended medical school at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio where he graduated with honors in 2004. He returned to Columbus for his medical internship, and he then went on to residency training at Washington University in St. Louis, consistently ranked among the best overall ophthalmology training programs in the country. Dr. Mehta completed a 2-year vitreoretinal surgery fellowship at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, TN, where he received the prestigious J. Donald M. Gass Fellowship Award.
Dr. Mehta has authored and co-authored several peer-reviewed articles and book chapters on various topics, most notably the management of age-related macular degeneration, diabetic macular edema, retinal tears and detachments, and endophthalmitis. He has a particular interest in the surgical repair of macular holes, macular puckers, proliferative diabetic retinopathy, and complex retinal detachments.
Dr. Mehta has spoken and/or presented at numerous local and national ophthalmology meetings. He is board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology, a fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, and a member of the American Society of Retina Specialists. He also serves on the board of directors of the Arizona Ophthalmological Society and the Warner Park Surgery Center in Chandler, AZ.
In his spare time, Dr. Mehta enjoys traveling with his wife, spending time with his two daughters, and golfing. He is dedicated to providing the very best vitreoretinal care in the valley while treating every patient with compassion and respect.