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Dr. Priya Patel


Dr. Priya Patel received her bachelor’s degree from The Ohio State University and her Doctorate of Optometry degree from Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, TN, where she received honors in her cornea and contact lens, ocular disease, and private practice clinical rotations. She completed her residency in ocular disease at the Baltimore Veterans Affairs Medical Center, where she received specialized training working alongside cornea, retina and glaucoma specialists at the Wilmer Eye Institute at John Hopkins.

Dr. Patel has traveled to Mexico, Jamaica and Honduras on mission trips to provide eye care in under-served communities.

In her spare time, she enjoys watching college football, traveling around the world and spending time with her family and maltipoo, Thor.


At Verona Eye Care, we have taken great measures to ensure a healthy environment for everyone at all times. Social distancing techniques and appropriate protective equipment will be in place. Our efforts to provide you the safest and most effective care will be an on-going priority during these rapidly evolving circumstances.

Our offices are following the recommended guidance from public health authorities, including best practices for hygiene and infection control.

We’ve implemented a COVID-19 specific protocol. This protocol includes glasses sterilization and thorough surface cleaning and exam room sanitizing between patients. Patients will be asked to wait in their cars and complete check-in procedures virtually whenever possible. Our physicians and staff are provided personal protective equipment (PPE). When patients enter the office, they will be asked to wear a mask, homemade covering, scarf, or bandana at all times when on the premises.

As a valued patient of Verona Eye Care, we appreciate the trust you place in us. Please reach out with any questions, we are here for you.