Dr. Aurabind Balagani

_wsb_400x275_Balagani.jpgDr. Balagani received his bachelor's degree in biology from Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois. He received his medical degree from Midwestern University, Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine in Downers Grove, Illinois. He did both his internship and residency in the Department of Ophthalmology at Midwestern University. He also completed a fellowship in glaucoma at Ochsner Medical Center in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Dr. Balagani provides comprehensive eye care. He is trained in diagnosing and treating a variety of medical diseases of the eye and performs no-stitch, no-patch cataract surgery, using the state-of-the-art phacoemulsification and foldable intraocular lens technique. Dr. Balagani has specialized in the diagnosis and treatment of glaucoma, and performing various laser procedures, as well as trabeculectomy surgery and glaucoma drainage device implants. Dr. Balagani is also certified in the new Trabectome procedure and is one of the first doctors in Northwest Indiana to offer this to his glaucoma patients.  Dr. Balagani is also certified in the new Trabectome procedure, as well as the new Glaukos i Stent procedure.