Rajendra K. Bansal, M.D. is a board certified ophthalmologist specializing in glaucoma and glaucoma surgery. Dr. Bansal has performed thousands of glaucoma procedures.

Educated at the University of Delhi (India), he received his M.D. degree in 1967 from Maulana Azad Medical College (India). His ophthalmology residency was done at MAMC, Irwin & GB Pant,,followed by a fellowship in glaucoma at the Edward S. Harkness Eye Institute of Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center in New York. Dr. Bansal has been on staff and on premises at Columbia at the Eye Institute since then.

Dr. Bansal holds the academic title of Associate Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology at Columbia University, College of Physicians & Surgeons in New York City. In this capacity Dr. Bansal teaches residents and fellows in training. He also lectures at national meetings and has authored articles in peer review journals.

Professional Affiliations

  • American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Ophthalmic Laser Surgical Society
  • American Glaucoma Society
  • Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology
  • New York Glaucoma Society
  • Glaucoma Society of India