India Abroad Person of the Year.
Beverly Hills, CA (Vocus) April 25, 2010
In a recent issue of March 19 India abroad featured Dr. Rajesh Khanna, Los Angeles LASIK surgeon and CEO of the Khanna Institute of Lasik & Refractive Surgery. In the article India Abroad praised Khanna for his considerable success in the medical field. This includes his recent title as one of America’s top ophthalmologists. This year Dr. Khanna was also repeatedly voted as the best Lasik surgeon by consumers in the Los Angeles area. Dr. Khanna was honored to be featured in such an acclaimed publication.
In the featured article Khanna expressed his passion for ophthalmology and its significance in today’s society. He urges young Indian American physicians “to take up this specialty” because as Khanna explains, “their will be a dearth of ophthalmologists by 2020.”Dr. Khanna is has always been passionate about helping others. For years he has dedicated time and services to helping individuals with vision impairments, now is the time for others to participate, “there is an opportunity for professionals in our community to make a contribution to alleviate those who lead difficult lives because of poor vision, particularly the less fortunate.” Dr. Khanna continues to contribute to foundations he believes in and works toward his goal of helping everyone with vision impairments.
Dr. Khanna and the Khanna Institute are proud to be featured in India Abroad; one of the most renowned and respected publications of its kind.
India abroad is a successful weekly newspaper published in New York City. The publication focuses on Indian news, society and culture. India abroad was founded in 1970 by Indian American publisher Gopal Raju. Over the years Raju turned the publication into one of the most successful and credible Indian publications available. The publication is known for being the oldest Indian newspaper published in North America. India abroad is also recognized for its annual award ceremony, in which the newspaper honors the most influential Indian, or Indian American individuals. The candidate is selected yearly and is given the title of "India Abroad Person of the Year." The newspaper covers a wide variety of topics, including; the most current news in India as well as Indian achievement in the United States.
Dr. Rajesh Khanna, is a Los Angeles LASIK and Refractive Cataract surgeon with offices in Los Angeles and Beverly Hills. He is the founder and medical director of The Khanna Institute of Lasik and Refractive Surgery. Dr. Khanna has been voted as the best LASIK surgeon by popular choice by readers of Los Angeles daily news and Ventura County Star. Dr. Khanna has performed vision enhancements on many celebrities and athletes alike. Those we are able disclose include actor Corbin Blue from High School Musical, Disney channel star Brenda Song, Olympic silver medalist Ryan Bailey and Bas Rutten- Inside MMA host and UFC champion fighter. Rajesh Khanna, MD has been featured on the front cover of various magazines like Your Health Connection, Life after 50, Valley news and Beverly Hills times. He has also been featured in Santa Monica Star, Acorn, India West, Opinion Express and numerous other publications. Dr. Khanna has been interviewed and quoted by various radio talk. He is one the pioneers of Lasik eye surgery and is currently at the forefront for advanced eye procedures. He is an experienced and skilled Wave front LASIK, Intacs, PRELEX and cataract surgeon, Dr.Khanna has performed over thousands of vision correction procedures.
Contact: Kelly Schneider Rajesh Khanna, MD Khanna Institute of Lasik Surgery 50 N La Cienga Blvd Beverly Hills 90211 Phone: 805-230-2126 Fax: 805-230-2199 http://www.khannainstitute.com