Rajeev K. Seth , M.D.
Undergraduate: Cornell University
Medical School: Baylor College of Medicine
Internship: University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics
Ophthalmology Residency: Yale University School of Medicine
Retinal Fellowship: Yale University School of Medicine
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Dr. Seth graduated Cum Laude with a BS in Bio-Engineering from Cornell University, where he was recognized as the John McMullen Dean’s Academic Scholar. He then attended Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, receiving several scholarships, followed by his internship in Internal Medicine at University of Wisconsin-Madison. Dr. Seth completed his Ophthalmology Residency at Yale University School of Medicine, where he was appointed the Chief Resident and was honored as the recipient of the Marvin L. Sears Award for Clinical Excellence. Dr. Seth then completed a two year medical and surgical Vitreo-Retinal fellowship with a concentration in Uveitis at Yale University School of Medicine, where he also served as Instructor in the Department of Ophthalmology.
For 2.5 years prior to joining RVS, Dr. Seth served as the Director of the Retina Section and was an Assistant Professor in the Department of Ophthalmology and Vision Science at the University of Arizona College of Medicine in Tucson. While there, he taught and mentored numerous medical students as well as residents in the Ophthalmology training program. Over the course of his career, he has been involved in several national clinical trials and has authored many peer review journal papers, book chapters, and been a presenter at national meetings.
Dr. Seth is Board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology. He is an active member of multiple professional societies including the American Society of Retina Specialists, the American Academy of Ophthalmology, and the New York State Medical Society. He is a Clinical Assistant Professor at SUNY Upstate Medical University where he helps to educate and mentor medical students and residents.
During his spare time, Dr. Seth enjoys spending time with his family, travelling, fitness, golf, tennis, and keeping aquariums.