Mamta Kanwar, M.D., is an ophthalmologist with a specialized focus on glaucoma treatment.
She brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise in medical and surgical management of patients with glaucoma and various ocular conditions, including innovative glaucoma surgeries, cataract surgeries, and comprehensive ophthalmology.
Dr. Kanwar is dedicated to enhancing and restoring vision health. Recognizing the unique circumstances of each patient, she employs a tailored approach to ensure the most optimal treatment outcomes.
Extensive experience and trainingDr. Kanwar is a graduate of Wayne State University School of Medicine in Detroit, where she also undertook extensive research in ophthalmology. She completed her residency at Kresge Eye Institute, Detroit Medical Center, and completed a Glaucoma Fellowship at Doheny Eye Institute, University of California, Los Angeles.
A member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology, and the American Medical Association, Dr. Kanwar has significantly contributed to the field of ophthalmology through her research and volunteering efforts. She has authored over 25 peer-reviewed research articles in leading vision and ophthalmology journals and presented the work at national meetings. She was recognized for these contributions with awards like the Robert C. Fraser MD Scholarship.
Outside of her clinical commitments, Dr. Kanwar has actively participated in various teaching roles and community volunteering efforts focusing on vision-related diseases. Additionally, she has coordinated and organized several initiatives to promote interest in the field of ophthalmology among medical students. In her spare time, Dr. Kanwar enjoys exploring new hiking trails and spending time with her family and friends, often engaging in outdoor activities. Additionally, she finds joy in expressing her cultural heritage through Indian dance and singing, often gracing community events with her performances.