Pallavi Ojha, M.D.



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Boston, MA 02114
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Dr. Pallavi Ojha is a full-time member of Mass. Eye and Ear's Glaucoma Service. In addition to her clinical and surgical practice, she also provides comprehensive ophthalmology and glaucoma care to patients at Dedham Medical Associates on Tuesdays and Fridays.

Dr. Ojha attended Drexel University College of Medicine for both her medical training and ophthalmology residency, serving as Chief Resident her final year. Subsequently, she completed subspecialty training in glaucoma at Mass. Eye and Ear, where she was the recipient of the prestigious Richard J. Simmons and Ruthanne B. Simmons Glaucoma Fellow Award, which honors a legacy of academic excellence.

She is a professional member of the American Glaucoma Society, the American Academy of Ophthalmology, and the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology.

Clinical Interests

Medical and surgical management of glaucoma and cataracts, community outreach.

Research Interests

Early detection of glaucoma using new imaging techniques, medical and surgical device innovation.


For a full publication list, please see her CV.

The genetics of intraocular pressure. Ojha P, Wiggs JL, Pasquale LR. Semin Ophthalmol. 2013 Sep-Nov;28(5-6):301-5.

Generation of cre transgenic mice with postnatal RPE-specific ocular expression. Iacovelli J, Zhao C, Wolkow N, Veldman P, Gollomp K, Ojha P, Lukinova N, King A, Feiner L, Esumi N, Zack DJ, Pierce E, Vollrath D, Dunaief JL. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2011 Mar 14;52(3):1378-83.

Surgical and medical treatment to cure mucormycosis in a young woman. Ojha P, Lam V, Doych Y, Yanoff M, Shapiro A. DrexelMed Journal. 2011;4(1):13-14.

Primary open angle glaucoma. Ojha P, Scherger JE, Henderson P, Yanoff M, Fenzl C. First Consult, MD Consult Web site. 2012.

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  • Chemistry-Biology, West Chester University of Pennsylvania, BS
  • Drexel University College of Medicine, M.D.


  • Ophthalmology, Drexel University College of Medicine Ophthalmology, Chief Resident


  • Glaucoma, Mass. Eye and Ear