I. Paul Singh, M.D.

I. Paul Singh, M.D.

Specialties

  • Glaucoma

Education

  • Undergrad: Washington University in St. Louis, with a B.A. in Biology and Psychology
  • Medical School: Finch University of Health Sciences/The Chicago Medical School
  • Internship: Michael Reese Hospital – Department of Medicine, Chicago, IL
  • Residency: Cook County Hospital – Division of Ophthalmology, Chief Resident, Chicago, IL
  • Fellowship (Glaucoma): Glaucoma at Duke University

Achievements

  • The first surgeon in Wisconsin to perform many of the minimally invasive glaucoma surgeries (MIGS), such as the iStent, Cypass, Hydrus, and Kahook Dual Blade goniotomy
  • First to use newer in-office YAG lasers to remove visually significant floaters (YAG Vireolysis) and helped to develop the protocol for this procedure
  • Instrumental in bringing laser assisted cataract surgery to the area
  • Involved with clinical research and has published papers in several ophthalmology journals
  • Presented his research at various national meetings and universities around the world
  • Maintains a full-time research facility and is currently is involved in industry sponsored and independent research in glaucoma, cataract, ocular surface disease, and retina

Personal

Although Dr. Paul is an ophthalmologist by profession, he is also a musician at heart. He is a founding member of the band, Funkadesi, which mixes Indo-Afro-Caribbean styles of music. The focus of the band is to bridge cultures and educate others on tolerance and understanding through music. The band tours the world spreading the message “one family, many children.”