About Our Medical Director
Dr. Tejal R Dalal,
Member of American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ASCRS)
Founder and Director, Tej eye center
Dr.TEJAL DALAL M.S (Ophthal.), member of american academy of cataract and refractive surgery, founder and managing director of tej eye center. Born and raised in doctor’s family, Dr. Tejal Dalal M.S (Ophthal.) is a third-generation doctor with excellence and trust as her core values. She is an expert ophthalmologist, diligent social worker and a noble individual.
At an early age, she had proactively taken up the role of a writer for blind students. This simple activity triggered her determination to become an ophthalmologist and work for avoidable blindness for her entire life. After completing Master in Surgery (M.S.) from M & J Institute of Ophthalmology (Gujarat University), Dr. Dalal started her career as Assistant Professor in ophthalmology at M.P. Shah Medical College, Jamnagar. After completing her Fellowship in Cataract and IOL implantation, Dr. Tejal Dalal worked as Head of Ophthalmology unit at Civil Hospital, Gandhinagar and Technical Advisor for District Blindness Control Society, Gandhinagar.
Since the beginning of her medical journey, Dr. Dalal has extended her services to the needy and under privileged sections of the society. She worked in rural areas like various Dudhmandalis in villages, trained Govt. medical officers and Accredited Social Health Activists (ASHA) workers on avoidable blindness. She has arranged programs/conferences, free diagnostic camps with District health offices and NGOs on World sight day and World Diabetes Day. She has also extended her expertise to Trust hospitals by operating cataract in poor children.