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Ashwinee Ragam, MD

Cornea, Laser Cataract & Refractive Surgeon

Ashwinee Ragam, M.D. is a board-certified, fellowship-trained ophthalmologist specializing in corneal disease and comprehensive ophthalmology. She graduated summa cum laude from The…

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Education

  • Fellowship

    • The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai

  • Ophthalmology Residency

    • The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai

  • Medical Internship

    • Mount Sinai St. Luke’s and Mount Sinai Roosevelt

  • Medical School

    • Rutgers New Jersey Medical School

  • Undergraduate Degree

    • The College of New Jersey

Professional activities

  • American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Cornea Society
  • American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) Honor Medical Society
  • Gold Humanism Honor Society
  • Sigma Xi, the Scientific Research Society

Biography

Ashwinee Ragam, M.D. is a board-certified, fellowship-trained ophthalmologist specializing in corneal disease and comprehensive ophthalmology. She graduated summa cum laude from The College of New Jersey and then obtained her medical degree at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School as part of an accelerated, 7-year BS/MD program.

Dr. Ragam completed a medical internship at Mount Sinai St. Luke’s and Mount Sinai Roosevelt Hospitals. She then went on to ophthalmology residency at the prestigious New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai, the nation’s first eye specialty hospital. She was selected to be Chief Resident in her final year. She remained at The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary to complete a fellowship in corneal and refractive surgeries.

Office Status Update

We are here for our patients and the community during this difficult time and are committed to providing eye care for those who need it in a safe and clean environment - although have temporarily closed the majority of our eye clinics in response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) situation.

WE ARE OCCASIONALLY OPEN AT SELECT REGIONAL EMERGENCY CARE CLINICS FOR VISION THREATENING EMERGENCIES BY APPOINTMENT