Dr. Pooja Sethi specializes in custom cataract surgery utilizing the most advanced multi-focal and toric intraocular lenses. She has experience in the treatment of corneal issues, glaucoma, dry eyes, eye infections and other ocular conditions. She has a special interest in minimally invasive glaucoma surgery or MIGS. Dr. Sethi routinely implants the latest technology intraocular lenses that can reduce or eliminate the need for glasses after cataract surgery.
Dr. Sethi received her Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, PA. She went on to complete her medical degree at Tulane University School of Medicine in New Orleans, Louisiana. She completed a year of a transitional internship at The Reading Hospital and Medical Center in Reading, Pennsylvania. Following her internship, Dr. Sethi returned to Tulane University Health Sciences Center in New Orleans to complete her residency training in ophthalmology.
Dr. Sethi has received numerous honors and awards including an Award of Excellence in Clinical Research from the Tulane University Medical Center in 2014. Prior to joining Carolina Ophthalmology, Dr. Sethi maintained a high volume cataract and general ophthalmology private practice in La Porte, Indiana, affiliated with Indiana University.
Dr. Sethi enjoys spending her free time with her husband and two little boys. She loves playing tennis and varying types of dance, being outdoors and hiking, and rooting for the Philadelphia Eagles during the NFL season.