Dr. Jitendra Swarup is an ophthalmologist in Elizabeth City, North Carolina and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Chesapeake Regional Healthcare and Sentara Albemarle Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Howard University College of Medicine and has been in practice for more than 20 years. Dr. Swarup accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 23 doctors at Chesapeake Regional Healthcare and one of 4 at Sentara Albemarle Medical Center who specialize in Ophthalmology.
Dr. Jitendra Swarup, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Elizabeth City, NC and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Howard Univ Coll Of Med in 1991 and specializes in ophthalmology.
Swarup graduated from the Howard University. Swarup works in Kitty Hawk, NC and 2 other locations and specializes in Ophthalmology. Swarup is affiliated with Sentara Albemarle Medical Center, Vidant Beaufort Hospital and Vidant Chowan Hospital.
Cataracts, Glaucoma, Laser Surgery, Refractive Surgery
American Board of Ophthalmology – Ophthalmology
M.D. : Howard University Col. of Medicine – 1991
Internship: Medstar Franklin Square Medical Ctr (July 01, 1991 – June 30, 1992)
Residency: Howard University Hospital (July 01, 1992 – June 30, 1993)
Residency: Sinai Grace Hospital (July 01, 1993 – June 30, 1995)
Dr. Swarup, MD, is an Ophthalmology specialist in Elizabeth City, North Carolina. He attended and graduated from Howard University College Of Medicine in 1991, having over 27 years of diverse experience, especially in Ophthalmology. He is affiliated with many hospitals including Albemarle Hospital Authority, The Outer Banks Hospital Inc, Vidant Beaufort Hospital. Dr. Jitendra Swarup also cooperates with other doctors and physicians in medical groups including Albemarle Eye Center, Pllc. Dr. Swarup accepts Medicare-approved amount as payment in full. Call (252) 335-5446 to request Dr. Swarup the information (Medicare information, advice, payment, …) or simply to book an appointment.
Jitendra Swarup, MD attended medical school at the prestigious Howard University. At Howard University, he served as a Chief Resident at the Sinai Hospital in Detroit, Michigan where he was involved in the initial FDA approval for the excimer laser. Dr. Swarup has been involved with the excimer laser since 1993 and has been performing LASIK surgery since its introduction in 1996.
Dr. Swarup is one of the world’s leading cataract surgeons. He lectures nationally on subjects pertaining to cataract surgery, intraocular lens implantation and management of complications. He has been involved in many cataract and intraocular lens research studies to investigate new technologies. Dr. Swarup has authored, as well as co-authored numerous papers and textbook chapters pertaining to cataract surgery, complications of cataract surgery and the development of new cataract technologies.
Dr. Swarup specializes in therapeutic and cosmetic plastic surgery, glaucoma surgery, laser surgery for diabetic eye disease and micro-incision (no stitch) cataract surgery. He is the only area physician offering mono and multifocal implants to patients.
Dr. Swarup has received regional and national awards for his scientific presentations. He is a diplomat of the American Board of Ophthalmology and a respected member of many medical and ophthalmologic societies including the Academy of Ophthalmology.
Dr. Swarup is dedicated to providing the highest quality surgical and medical care to his patients as well as his optometric partnerships.
In his leisure time, Dr. Jitendra Swarup, his wife Aruna and their two children enjoy boating, traveling and relaxing on the unspoiled beaches of the Outer Banks of North Carolina.
Dr Swarup is a practicing Ophthalmologist (Eye Specialist) in Elizabeth City, NC. Dr. Jitendra Swarup graduated from Howard University College of Medicine in 1991 and has been in practice for 27 years. He completed a residency at Sinai Grace Hospital. He currently practices at Albemarle Eye Center and is affiliated with Albemarle Hospital, Beaufort County Hospital and Chowan Hospital. Dr. Swarup accepts multiple insurance plans including Aetna, Medicare and Cigna. Dr. Swarup also practices at Vidant Bedford in Washington, NC. In addition to English, Dr. Swarup’s practice supports this language: Spanish.