R. Ross Lakhanpal, M.D., F.A.C.S.
Retina Specialist & Vitreoretinal Surgeon
Ross Lakhanpal, M.D., F.A.C.S. is a Retina Specialist & Vitreoretinal Surgeon at The Retina Care Center with offices in Maryland, Pennsylvania & Delaware. Dr. Lakhanpal is an expert in the medical and surgical management of vitreoretinal diseases. He began his career in 2006, ultimately serving as managing partner of Eye Consultants of Maryland. He is a leader in the field of small gauge vitrectomy surgery and continues to actively publish scientific articles, building on work he started 15 years ago under the leadership of Drs. Mark Humayun and Eugene DeJuan. Dr. Lakhanpal has published over 40 peer-reviewed publications in major scientific journals and authored multiple textbook chapters. Dr. Lakhanpal was appointed by OSN as one of the Top 150 Medical and Surgical Retina Innovators in North America.
Dr. Lakhanpal is passionate about delivering the best eye care available to his patients while keeping them well informed and comfortable. Dr. Lakhanpal is a member of the medical staff of Timonium Surgery Center along with Sinai Hospital of Baltimore. He provides retinal consultative services in Westminster, Glen Burnie, Pikesville and North Point.
Certifications & Memberships
Dr. Lakhanpal is certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology (ABO). He is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons (ACS), and a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO), the Retina Society, the American Society of Retina Specialists (ASRS), Club Vit., the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO), and the Maryland Society of Eye Physicians and Surgeons. Dr. Lakhanpal is a founding member and current President of the Vit-Buckle Society (VBS).
Franklin & Marshall College
B.A. Political Science, Cum Laude
University of Maryland Medical School
Greater Baltimore Medical Center
Residency in Ophthalmology, Co-Chief Resident
Doheny Eye Institute, University of Southern California
Fellowship in Medical Retinal Disease and Research, Fletcher-Jones Foundation Grant
Principal Investigator Doheny Digital Reading Center Diabetic Screening Studies
Baylor College of Medicine
Fellowship in Vitreoretinal Surgery