About Dr. Robert Mahanti

A graduate of the University of California, Santa Barbara, Robert L. Mahanti, M.D. went on to Wayne State University School of Medicine in Detroit, MI. Dr. Mahanti completed his Post-Doctoral training as Resident in Ophthalmology at the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis. He also completed a Fellowship in Refractive Surgery with J. Charles Casebeer, M.D. Dr. Mahanti is certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology.

Dr. Mahanti has been in private Ophthalmology practice in the Arizona area since 1992.

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Cataract Surgery

An outpatient procedure to replace the cloudy natural lens of the eye with an artificial IOL to relieve symptoms and improve vision.

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Our Practice

With three convenient Arizona offices, located in Flagstaff, Cottonwood, and Winslow, The Eye & Laser Center offers an array of services in a comfortable, relaxed atmosphere. Robert L. Mahanti, M.D. and his friendly staff provide the highest quality care using sophisticated technology, and are dedicated to helping every patient enjoy the best possible vision.

Dr. Mahanti is board certified in Ophthalmology and has been practicing in the Arizona area since 1992. He is a fellowship-trained surgeon with over 23 years experience in refractive surgery.

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