Skip to content

Rajesh Khanna MD

  • 8 min read
Refractive Surgeon

Dr. Khanna Is A Refractive Surgeon specializing in Lasik and PIE

Dr. Khanna is Board Certified By The American Board Of Ophthalmology. He is also a certified Master of Surgery by University of Bombay. Dr. Rajesh Khanna is an Internationally recognized top Lasik, PIE and Refractive vision care specialist. Dr. Khanna performs the safest and most technologically advanced methods of refractive laser surgery, including the ultra precise iDesign Wavefront 3D ActiveTrak with Variable Spot Scanning used to correct near-sightedness, far-sightedness and astigmatism. He is skilled in all laser lasik and the latest generation allegretto 500 HD.

He performs the entire gamut of refractive surgery including, No cut Superlasik, All laser lasik and ICL or Implantable collamer lens. He is considered a pioneer in reversing presbyopia. As a keratoconus specialist he can fix bulging cornea with Intacs and Cornea cross linking. Dr. Khanna specializes in a painless, eye-friendly cataract surgery that utilizes an ultra-small incision, less than 1mm to minimize risk, discomfort and to improve the healing process. That means when you place your trust in his hands he can first of all ensure safety and offer multiple options to enhance your sight.

Interestingly, he has promoted the use of music to alleviate pain during surgery. He is researching and working with famous Hollywood musicians to compose special tunes to decrease anxiety during eye surgery.

Remote Doctor, Virtual Doctor Exam

 Education and Training

Ophthalmologist Rajesh Khanna, MD graduated amongst the top in his class in medical school. He did his first Ophthalmology Residency in Mumbai and his second Ophthalmology Residency at SUNY Downstate, Brooklyn, NY. He obtained his fellowship training in the art and science .of corneal and refractive surgery from the prestigious University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio. He also did a Neurophthalmology fellowship from Kingsbrook Jewish Hospital

Dr. Khanna is Certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology. As a current member of the voluntary UCLA faculty, Dr. Khanna is sharing his skill and expertise to instruct of a whole new generation of eye surgeons on the safest and most effective technologies and procedures.

He stays current with the field by interacting with peers from around the world on a regular basis, participation in refractive surgery conferences and wet labs. As can be expected from one of the best Lasik surgeons Los Angeles, Dr Khanna has been a member of the American Medical Association, the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the prestigious American Society of Cataract and Refractive surgery.

Rajesh Khanna MD on cover of Beverly Hills Times

Fun Facts About the Doctor:

  • Passionate about delivering stellar vision
  • Author and a Columnist
  • Inventor and Consultant
  • Married with 2 children
  • Sportsman active in league Field Hockey
  • Gardening, Yoga, Hiking with his German Shepherd – Occasional Golf, Tennis and Swimming
  • Charity work – Impact, Oaks Christian, On Board of Non-Profit’s

“German shepard lasik eye surgeon”

The Best Lasik Surgeons In Los Angeles Work To Improve Their Entire Field

One of the reasons Dr. Khanna ranks among the best Lasik surgeons in Los Angeles is his dedication to improving the field. Dr. Khanna has pioneered many techniques in the field of LASIK and refractive surgery. For example, he has invented various instruments to aid in surgery. Khanna Flap roller was manufactured by the famous French Ophthalmic company – Moria.

He is the medical advisor to a start up company manufacturing a new generation of  diagnostic eye equipment. His publications in peer reviewed journals like Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery have been widely quoted. His presentations at national and international meetings have been well received.

Dr.Rajesh Khanna at the idesign wavefront

A well rounded Clinician

Thousands of patients have benefited from his surgical skills. His proven experience is something that you can trust. Hollywood Movie Stars, Doctors, Dentists and other professionals regularly seek him for his surgical skills. Maybe the next actor you see in Beverly Hills may have had LASIK by Dr. Khanna. Meet the eye doctor who has never stopped learning. As new technologies are invented or older ones refined, he has absorbed them all. This requires constant advanced training. Learning laser cataract surgery, or Cross-linking for Keratoconus has required a lot of determinations. What drives him? The desire to help you achieve the best possible vision so that you can see the world in all of it’s beauty.

He understands your needs and goals. He considers your age and lifestyle. Than he devises a personalized vision plan for you.

Some of the reasons thousands of people have trusted him with their eyes are:

Excellent Bedside Manners: A lasik surgeon is going to perform one of the most delicate operations. The procedure begins with a warm welcome from him and his highly skilled staff. He listens to your concerns to ensure the best possible experience.

Avid Listener: One cannot solve a problem if they are unaware what it is. That is why Beverly Hills Doctor Khanna does not let computers come in the way. He listens to you. He want to help you see better. Be it nearsightedness or presbyopia.

Compassionate: Every person is unique. Their problems are specific. What may bother one person may seem trivial to another. Dr. Khanna is extremely empathetic.

Result Oriented: The results are more important than just doing the procedure. The doc and his staff take care to write down your goals and go over them with you and your loved-ones. They give you a copy of the Lasik/Presbyopic Implant plan.

Highly Skilled: All roads lead to skill. Good conversationalist and very caring. 

Voted one of the Best Lasik Surgeons in Los Angeles

Lets get to know the eye doctor and learn more about the Beverly Hills Ophthalmologist, voted as one of the best Lasik surgeons by readers of Los Angeles Daily news.

Dr. Khanna specializes in iDesign Lasik Eye surgeryNo cut Superlasik and ICL or Implantable collamer lens. He is considered a pioneer in reversing presbyopia. He has authored the authoritative bestseller ” The Miracle of Pi in Eye” and “Rejuvenating Ageing Eyes”. He employs various accomodative and multifocal implantable lenses like Symfony,Panoptix, Tecnis, Restor and Crystalens to deliver desired outcomes. Rajesh Khanna, MD is cornea trained physician. He is an expert in Keratoconus treatments including FDA approved Avedro Cornea Cross-Linking and laser assisted Intacs. He also performs DSEK, DMEKDALK which are the newer variations of Corneal Transplant.

Hands that don’t shake. Delicate painfree procedures.

Experienced: Over two decades of experience in eye surgery – Lasik, Cataracts, Presbyopic Implants in Eye (P.I.E), Pterygium (PTG) removal, and Keratoconus treatments.

Beverly Hills Lasik SurgeonProcedures at the famed Specialty Surgical Center 9001 Wilshire Beverly Hills.

Advanced Laser Technology: The latest Cataract Lasers -lensx, Catalys. Lasik with allegretto 500, Intralase all laser Lasik.

Voluntary Clinical Instructor at Jules Stein UCLA

iDesign Lasik Surgeon: The most advanced Wavefront Lasik in USA.

All Laser lasik: Femtosecond like Intralase to design the Lasik flaps.

Laser Cataract Surgeon: Catalys and Lensx laser to chop those dense cataracts using lower phako energy.

ORA Analyzer: Measure power for Intraocular lens in real time.

Multiple Written Recommendations From Past Patients: Before there was social media, people use to pen their feelings. Yes, they grabbed a pen and wrote on paper. Some still prefer to that. You will read hundreds of written testimonials when you come to visit our office in Beverly Hills or Westlake Village.

Had Courage To Operate On Mom, Wife, & Son! When a doctor treats his own family to improve their sight, he can bring same love for you. Dr. Rajesh Khanna treats his patients like family and does what he would expect for himself.

Author And Educator: Over 40,000 people have read and benefited from his educational books.