Consumer News

Esteemed NVISION® Surgeon Dr. Mihir Parikh Named One of San Diego's Top Doctors

October 19, 2015

Dr. Mihir Parikh Receives Prestigious Award From San Diego Magazine Six Years in a Row

ALISO VIEJO, CA (Oct. 19, 2015)NVISION® Eye Centers, one of the premier providers of LASIK and cataract surgery in the country, is proud to announce that Dr. Mihir Parikh of NVISION® Eye Centers in La Jolla was named a "Top Doctor" of 2015 in San Diego Magazine's "Health Heroes" story six years consecutively. This year, Dr. Parikh was one of only 17 ophthalmologists in San Diego honored with this recognition.

"Dr. Parikh has been an undeniable asset to NVISION® and we are so proud of his accomplishments," said James Pereyra, president of NVISION®. "NVISION® prides itself in offering top-notch patient care, and Dr. Parikh's tireless work helps to ensure we are successful in doing so."

For more than a decade, the San Diego County Medical Society (SDCMS) has worked collaboratively with San Diego Magazine to identify those board certified physicians within the county who are held in highest regard by their peers. Any board certified physician in San Diego—not just members of the SDCMS—are eligible to vote for any board certified doctor who practices within San Diego County to whom they would refer their patients and family members.

"I am honored to be named to this list and believe it is a testament to the power of sincerely caring about patients and putting their needs first," said Dr. Parikh.

Board certified for more than a decade, Dr. Parikh has performed tens of thousands of refractive procedures, including several patients who are San Diego Chargers players. He specializes in LASIK, PRK, LASEK, cataracts, intraocular lenses, custom LASIK and Wavefront technology, intrastromal corneal rings (Intacs) and CK. He was one of the first West Coast surgeons trained in custom Wavefront treatment technology.

ABOUT NVISION® EYE CENTERS: NVISION® Eye Centers is the premier provider of LASIK and cataract surgery in the U.S., with centers in California, Nevada, Oregon, Arizona and Toronto, Canada. An innovative leader in ophthalmology, NVISION® is dedicated to providing the best patient experience through the use of the latest technology and treatment by the most talented and experienced surgeons in the industry. NVISION® was founded in 2010 by Tom Tooma, M.D., one of the earliest pioneers of LASIK who has performed more than 100,000 procedures throughout his esteemed career. With more than 1,900 eye doctors referring their patients and trusting their own eyes to NVISION® surgeons, NVISION® Eye Centers is the Eye Doctors' #1 Choice®.

For more information, visit or call (877) 455-9942.