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SightMD CT Welcomes Shimy Apoorva, DO

Published on: July 17, 2023

SightMD CT Welcomes Shimy Apoorva, DO

Dr. Shimy Apoorva has joined SightMD Connecticut

HAUPPAUGE, N.Y. (PRWEB) July 17, 2023

SightMD Connecticut, a leading multi-specialty ophthalmology platform in Connecticut, welcomes Shimy Apoorva, DO to its expert team.

Dr. Shimy Apoorva is a board-certified and fellowship-trained Ophthalmologist  specializing in the management of ocular inflammatory diseases, the diagnosis and treatment of inflammatory and infectious eye conditions including scleritis, ocular cicatricial pemphigoid, and uveitis. She also manages patients with glaucoma, cataracts, keratitis, diabetic retinopathy, AMD and dry eyes. Dr. Apoorva earned a doctorate of osteopathic medicine in 2017 from Philadelphia college of osteopathic medicine, Suwanee Georgia. Upon completing her medicine training Dr. Apoorva completed her TRI and ophthalmology residency from St. John’s Episcopal Hospital Far Rockaway, NY. After residency Dr. Apoorva pursued a one year fellowship in Ocular Immunology and Uveitis with Dr. Stephen C. Foster at MERSI, Waltham, MA. Dr. Apoorva is a member of American academy of Ophthalmology, American Uveitis Society, and American Osteopathic Association. In her spare time Dr. Apoorva enjoys walking, gardening, cooking and spending time with her family. Dr. Apoorva will be seeing patients at our locations in Manchester (178 Hartford Rd, Manchester, CT 06040) and Torrington (1144 E Main St, Torrington, CT 06790).

When asked what excites her most about joining the SightMD CT team, Dr. Apoorva said “I am very excited to be a part of the SightMD Connecticut team because physicians are fully supported to achieve their potential & at the same time, enabled to focus on patient care through the assistance of a fully supportive staff & office management team”

SightMD Connecticut is actively seeking ophthalmology professionals who are interested in joining our outstanding team. If you are an ophthalmology practice owner interested in merging or selling your practice, please contact our VP of Growth, Franc Galinanes, at (631) 396-8340 or

About SightMD Connecticut

Fichman Eye Center is now SightMD Connecticut. SightMD Connecticut offers patients access to 6 eye care doctors through the convenience of 4 clinical locations and 1 Ambulatory Surgery Center in Connecticut. Its services include general eye exams, cataract surgery, LASIK and refractive eye surgery, macular degeneration, pediatric eye care, diabetic eye disease, glaucoma care, and dry eye management. Sight Growth Partners is the administrative services doctor for SightMD Connecticut, as well as SightMD Pennsylvania, SightMD New Jersey and SightMD in New York.