Dr. Shilpi Pradhan


Dr. Pradhan is a board certified Ophthalmologist and Cornea specialist. She is a dedicated physician who seeks to treat the whole patient with up-to-date knowledge and compassion. Dr. Pradhan is an experienced surgeon who is comfortable with comprehensive and complete eye care as well complex cataract surgery, corneal problems and corneal transplantation.

Eye Care

Comprehensive eye care including for glaucoma, diabetes, macular degeneration, and plaquenil monitoring.

Cataract Surgery

Cataract Surgery including lasers for secondary cataract; complete dilated eye exam and testing.

Cornea Specialist

Cornea Specialist including transplants and Keratoconus Treatment; including Collagen Cross-Linking, ptergium, and neoplasia excision.

Dry Eye Disease

Dry Eye Disease Center of Excellence including Lipiscan/LipiFlow, IPL (Intense Pulse Light), Prokera, and autologous serum drops.


If you have progressive keratoconus, the Avedro system of collagen cross-linking (KXL) is now FDA approved to stop progression and hopefully prevent the need for a corneal transplant.


Treat the root cause of dry eye disease due to Meibomian Gland Dysfunction (MGD) with an annual Lipiflow treatment.

Intense Pulse Light

Photocoagulate and photorejuvenate your skin and the inflamed blood vessels causing your meibomian gland dysfunction with a series of Intense Pulse Light (IPL) treatments.


If you have itchy or crusty eyelids, you may have blepharitis. Come in for a BlephEx treatment to help clean and maintain eyelid and eye health. 


Eye Doctor, MD, P.C. is committed to excellent individual care, serving the Glen Allen community and surrounding area since 2015. We pride ourselves in efficiency and quality service while taking time to educate our patients on their eye health.


Hear what our clients have to say about us…

I do not know what would have happened to my eyesight if I had not been treated with Dr. Pradhan’s outstanding (even treating me on weekends) treatments for the erosion/infection/ulcer in the cornea of my eye. -C. Hodges

Dr. Pradhan is the most caring, considerate, and personable Doctor I have ever encountered. She is skillful, a surgeon who is deeply in touch with her patients and up to date with the latest and most effective treatments. -P. Laird

Everything about the experience was first class – very professional staff – especially Dr. Pradhan – she really takes the time to explain everything about what is going on. Great followup too – even called me at home personally. -M. Owen

Contact Information

3960 Stillman Parkway, Suite 120 Glen Allen, VA 23060
Phone: (804)270-3333
Fax: (804)270-9333
On-Call: (804)277-9458

Office Hours

Monday: 8:30am-4:00pm
Tuesday: 9:00am-4:00pm
Wednesday: 8:30am-4:00pm
Thursday: 8:30am-4:00pm
Friday: 8:30am-4:00pm
Closed Saturday and Sunday
*Outside normal hours for emergencies only by appointment*

Dr. Pradhan’s Blog

February 24, 2018by S P

Have you been screened for glaucoma? The recommendation is to be screened every 2-3 years starting at the age 40 for glaucoma if you have no risk factors.  If you have risk factors, you need to be screened starting at a younger age (in your 20s and 30s).  Risk factors include a family history of […]

February 17, 2018by S P

What’s the deal with turmeric? Turmeric is a spice and you hear about it in cooking especially Indian cooking.  It is an ingredient sold as a capsule in most grocery stores now and even Costco.  Doing a search for “turmeric” on the medical literature search engine,, you get 4350 hits.  That’s pretty amazing.  So, […]

January 27, 2018by S P

This is an article I’ve shared before but it is so powerful in demonstrating the role of proper diagnosis and treatment that I’m highlighting it again. Brown M, Hernández-Martín A, Clement A, Colmenero I, Torrelo A. Severe Demodexfolliculorum–Associated Oculocutaneous Rosacea in a Girl Successfully Treated With Ivermectin. JAMA Dermatol. 2014;150(1):61–63. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2013.7688 Brown et al discuss a 12 year […]