Gaurang J. Trivedi, MD, MPH, FAAO

Gaurang J. Trivedi, MD, MPH, FAAO

Ophthalmology

Dr. Trivedi is the Director of Glaucoma at CareMount Medical Group. He is a board certified, fellowship trained specialist in glaucoma and cataract surgery. He has been practicing cutting-edge medicine for over 18 years. He specializes in cataract surgery with multifocal and toric lenses, along with minimally invasive glaucoma surgeries (MIGS) and traditional glaucoma procedures. He uses the latest laser treatments for both glaucoma and post-cataract care.

He attended the Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine, and was selected among the top medical students in the country to join the Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society.

Dr. Trivedi then trained at the New York Eye & Ear Infirmary, the oldest eye hospital in the Western hemisphere. He completed an intense residency, treating some of the most rare eye diseases and performing hundreds of complex surgeries. He went on to train under Drs. Robert Ritch, Celso Tello, and Jeff Liebmann, considered among the world’s foremost experts in glaucoma surgery and management. Dr. Trivedi has frequently lectured at medical meetings and has been published in research journals.

He is a Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Ophthalmology, New York Eye & Ear Infirmary of the Mount Sinai Icahn School of Medicine, as well as New York Medical College, in Valhalla, NY, and teaches medical students about cataract and glaucoma surgery.

He has been at the forefront of incorporating new technologies into his practice. Dr. Trivedi has participated in multiple clinical trials and was the first surgeon in Westchester to use novel devices such as the Glaukos iStent as well as the Allergan XEN gel implant for the treatment of glaucoma. He was also the first cataract surgeon in Westchester to use the Zepto capsulorhexis fixation device, the one of the newest and safest ways to perform cataract surgery.

Dr. Trivedi has received several awards during his career. He was voted Top Doctor by Westchester Magazine almost every year since 2015, and Top Doctor by New York Magazine among all doctors in the New York Metro area since 2017. He has been selected by his peers for the Castle Connelly Top Doctor Award every year since 2015.

Dr. Trivedi is passionately involved in several volunteer organizations and charities. He is a surgeon volunteer with Operation Restore Vision, part of Operation International, travelling to Uganda to perform sight saving cataract surgeries. Last year, he and his team built an eye clinic, an operating room, and performed over 150 surgeries within just one week. He serves on the Board of Directors of the Guiding Eyes for the Blind, Yorktown, NY, which breeds and trains exceptional guide dogs for visually impaired individuals. He also serves on the Board of Directors for the Ambulatory Surgery of Center of Westchester, Mount Kisco, NY, a recognized center of excellence in outpatient surgical care performing nearly 5,000 cases annually.

He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, and has been a member New York State Ophthalmological Society, the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons, American Glaucoma Society, and Westchester Academy of Medicine.

His other interests including staying fit, and spending as much time as possible with his wife and their three children.

Locations

Mount Kisco Campus - 110
110 South Bedford Road
Mount Kisco, NY 10549-3412

914-242-1355
Tuesday, Thursday

Carmel/Brewster Campus
185 New York 312
Southeast Executive Park
Brewster, NY 10509-2338

845-278-7000
Monday, Wednesday, Friday

Awards & Recognition

Castle Connolly Top Doctor: 2015 - 2020

  • Westchester Magazine: 2015, 2017-2020

New York Magazine Best Doctors Award: 2017, 2019, 2020

Training

Undergraduate & Graduate

Binghamton University: 1995

Medical Education

Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine: 2002

Internship

Weill Cornell Medical College: 2003

Residency

The New York Eye & Ear Infirmary: 2006

Fellowship

Glaucoma
The New York Eye & Ear Infirmary: 2007

Board Certifications

Ophthalmology: 2007

Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations

Northern Westchester Hospital

Putnam Hospital Center

Ambulatory Surgery Center of Westchester

New York Eye & Ear Infirmary

Professional Affiliations

Fellow - American Academy of Ophthalmology

New York State Ophthalmological Society

Westchester Ophthalmological Society

American Glaucoma Society

Clinical Preceptor at New York Medical College.

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