CURRICULUM VITAE


EDUCATION

2013-2014          Fellowship - Cornea/External Disease - Casey Eye Institute - Oregon Health Science University (Portland, OR)
2010-2013          Residency - Ophthalmology - University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center (Dallas, TX)
2009-2010          Internship - Internal Medicine - Presbyterian Hospital Dallas (Dallas, TX)
2005-2009          Medical School - University of Texas Medical Branch (Galveston, TX)
2001-2005          Undergraduate - Biochemistry- Austin College (Sherman, TX)


HONORS & AWARDS


2008                  Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honors Society
2006-2008          Excellence in Teaching


RESEARCH

2013-2014          Cryotherapy for Pterygium - Casey Eye Institute
2013-2014          Cryotherapy for HSV Epithelial Keratitis - Casey Eye Institute
2013-2014          Keratoprosthesis: Current Practice and Future Therapies - Casey Eye Institute
2013-2014          Laser Assisted Lamellar Anterior Keratoplasty - Casey Eye Institute
2012-2013          Toric IOL Implantation in Patients with Prior Keratorefractive Surgery - UTSW
2011-2012          Toric IOL vs. PCRI to Manage Astigmatism During Cataract Surgery - UTSW                                             
2010-2011          Clinical Update on the Treatment of Acanthamoeba Keratitis - UTSW
2007-2008          Shaken Baby Syndrome Screening - UTMB
2006-2007          Assessment of Muscle Function in Severe Burns - UTMB

 

Surgical Video Channel: http://tinyurl.com/pffuqo3

Eyehealth Texas Dr Shashi Alloju Ophthalmologist Eyehealth Texas Dr Shashi Alloju Ophthalmologist


Dr. Shashi Alloju is a Board Certified Comprehensive Eye Physician and Surgeon. Dr. Alloju not only practices comprehensive ophthalmology including the surgical management of routine and complex cataracts, he also specializes in medical and surgical management of corneal diseases and performs laser vision correction.


Dr. Alloju has excelled throughout his training. Graduating at the top of his medical school class, he was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha medical honors society. After receiving his medical degree from the University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine in 2009, he attended a rigorous training program in Ophthalmology at the prestigious University of Texas Southwestern in Dallas, TX. During his training, he served as the clinic and surgical chief and graduated with the highest volume of cataract surgeries among his peers. Upon completion of residency, Dr. Alloju travelled to Portland, OR to the renowned Casey Eye Institute, where he completed a extensive fellowship in cornea/external disease and refractive surgery.  


Dr. Alloju's passion for Ophthalmology stems from the surgical management of eye disease that can result in vision restoration. He has created a video channel of the many different types of surgeries that he performs. A link is provided below.


Dr. Alloju is committed to lifelong learning and gives back his community. Dr. Alloju is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology at the University of Texas Southwestern where he teaches residents and fellows surgical techniques.

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Dr. Alloju's clinical interests:


  • Cataract Surgery
  • Complex Cataract Surgery/Secondary Intraocular Lenses
  • Laser Vision Correction - LASIK / PRK - Using All Laser Surgery
  • Corneal Infections
  • Corneal Transplantation including PKP/DALK/DMEK/DSAEK
  • Anterior Segment Tumors - Treatment with Liquid Nitrogen Cryotherapy
  • Ocular Trauma/Reconstruction
  • Keratoconus
  • Fuch's Dystrophy/Bullous Keratopathy



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