Manishi A. Desai, MD

Assistant Professor, Ophthalmology

Manishi Desai
85 E. Concord St


I am a board certified ophthalmologist at Boston University School of Medicine affiliated Boston Medical Center. I look forward to collaborating with innovative approaches to improve patient care and compliance.


  • Indiana University School of Medicine, MD
  • Northwestern University, BS


  • Published on 10/1/2019

    Waldman CW, Desai M, Rahman EZ, Eliassi-Rad B. Combined Endocyclophotocoagulation and Phacoemulsification in Patients with Glaucoma of African Descent. Med Hypothesis Discov Innov Ophthalmol. 2019; 8(4):257-265. PMID: 31788486.

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  • Published on 7/9/2019

    Song W, Fu S, Song S, Zhang S, Zhang L, Ness S, Desai M, Yi J. Longitudinal detection of retinal alterations by visible and near-infrared optical coherence tomography in a dexamethasone-induced ocular hypertension mouse model. Neurophotonics. 2019 Oct; 6(4):041103. PMID: 31312670.

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  • Published on 8/23/2018

    Wu K, Lee HJ, Desai MA. Risk factors for early onset elevated intraocular pressure after pterygium surgery. Clin Ophthalmol. 2018; 12:1539-1547. PMID: 30197500.

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  • Published on 6/28/2018

    Song W, Zhou L, Zhang S, Ness S, Desai M, Yi J. Fiber-based visible and near infrared optical coherence tomography (vnOCT) enables quantitative elastic light scattering spectroscopy in human retina. Biomed Opt Express. 2018 Jul 01; 9(7):3464-3480. PMID: 29984110.

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  • Published on 12/4/2017

    Zhang L, Song W, Shao D, Zhang S, Desai M, Ness S, Roy S, Yi J. Volumetric fluorescence retinal imaging in vivo over a 30-degree field of view by oblique scanning laser ophthalmoscopy (oSLO). Biomed Opt Express. 2018 01 01; 9(1):25-40. PMID: 29359085.

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  • Published on 8/14/2017

    Park AJ, Eliassi-Rad B, Desai MA. Ptosis after glaucoma surgery. Clin Ophthalmol. 2017; 11:1483-1489. PMID: 28860697.

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  • Published on 1/1/2017

    Wong, M, Chaku M, Desai MA. Aqueous Misdirection. 2017.

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  • Published on 1/28/2016

    Bacon TS, Fan KC, Desai MA. Electronic medical record and glaucoma medications: connecting the medication reconciliation with adherence. Clin Ophthalmol. 2016; 10:221-5. PMID: 26869756.

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  • Published on 1/1/2015

    Stallwood CG, Chaku M, Desai MA. Plateau Iris. American Academy of Ophthalmology. San Francisco. 2015.

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  • Published on 1/1/2014

    Parkinson,JM, McKinney JK, Desai MA. Decision Making in Ophthalmology. Anatomic Narrow Angles. Jaypee Brothers Medical Pub. New Delhi. 2014.

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