As a comprehensive ophthalmologist at The Ohio State University, I treat conditions such as cataracts, eye trauma, refractive error, glaucoma, diabetic retinopathy and age-related macular degeneration. Ophthalmology is amazing to me as it includes continuously evolving technology and microsurgical techniques. With these tools, we can improve vision and really make a difference in a patient’s quality of life and overall happiness. I pay special attention to each patient’s needs and encourage them to advocate for their health. I am proud to be part of Ohio State Havener Eye Institute and provide patients with compassionate eye care.
I spend a lot of time teaching the ophthalmology resident physicians on their inpatient rotations. Educating the residents is an honor and privilege. We see patients in the hospital at bedside and strive to treat them with compassion and excellence during their admissions.
My interests include volunteering in a free clinic, reading, and spending time with family and friends.
- Member, American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO)
- Member, American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ASCRS)
- Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology
Additional Languages I Speak
Procedures and Conditions I Treat
- Diabetic Retinopathy
- Corneal Diseases
- Eye Infections
- Corneal Transplantation
- Macular Degeneration
- Eye Injuries
- Conjunctival Diseases
- Iris Diseases
- Vision Disorders
- Uveal Diseases
- Refractive Errors
- Eye Pain
- Corneal Dystrophies, Hereditary
- Corneal Ulcer
- Glaucoma, Open-Angle
- Dry Eye Syndromes
Locations Where I Practice
484 County Line Road West
Westerville, OH 43082
915 Olentangy River Road
Columbus, OH 43212
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Education and Training
Northeast Ohio Medical University, Rootstown, OH
8/1/2010 - 5/20/2014
St Elizabeth Youngstown Hospital, Youngstown, OH
7/1/2014 - 6/30/2015
SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY
7/1/2015 - 6/30/2018
American Board of Ophthalmology
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Consulting and Related Relationships
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As of 11/21/2019, Dr. Hiremath has reported no relationships with companies or entities.