Surbhi Bansal, O.D., FAAO, FCOVD
Dr. Surbhi Bansal completed her undergraduate education at the University of Alberta with a Bachelor's degree in Biological Sciences in 2008. She graduated from The New England College of Optometry in 2012 and completed the Dr. Irwin B. Suchoff Residency Program in Vision Therapy and Rehabilitation at the SUNY State College of Optometry.
Dr. Bansal has been an Assistant Professor at Nova Southeastern University College of Optometry, where she was an attending optometric physician at The Eye Care Institute. She was also a residency supervisor and preceptor of fourth year interns rotating through the Pediatrics and Binocular Vision service. Dr. Bansal is skilled with helping patients with amblyopia, strabismus, visual skills and visual perceptual problems. Her particular interests lie in Vision Rehabilitation for patients post-Traumatic Brain Injury and she helped to start the Nova Concussion and Vision Rehabilitation Clinic. In addition, she lectures, participates in NEI research, and has presented posters and published numerous papers and research articles on various topics related to vision therapy and vision rehabilitation.
Since moving back to the west coast, Dr Bansal will also continue her work with optometry students as an Assistant Professor at UC Berkeley School of Optometry. Here at Family Vision care she will see patients for routine eye care and will help to oversee vision therapy patient care and our student interns. Dr. Bansal is a fellow of both the American Academy of Optometry and the College of Optometrists in Vision Development.