Leading Boston-Area Eye Doctors
Nilesh M. Sheth, M.D.
Nilesh M. Sheth, MD is an Ophthalmologist as well as a Cornea and Refractive Surgery specialist. He is now on staff at Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary (MEEI) in Boston.
Dr. Sheth performs more laser vision correction procedures than any other surgeon in New England. He has extensive experience in LASIK and other refractive surgeries such as the new surgery for loss of reading in middle age, Conductive Keratoplasty (CK). He also is trained and experienced in glaucoma care, including new laser treatments for glaucoma. Dr. Sheth has performed over 11, 000 laser vision correction procedures and is recognized nationally as among some of the most experienced VISX surgeons, according to the manufacturer's figures.
Dr. Sheth has done surgery on Boston Celtics legend Jo Jo White and most recently the actor John Fiore who has appeared on Law & Order and The Sopranos (as Gigi Cestone who died in season three). He also has treated U.S. Senator Scott Brown.
- Refractive Surgery including LASIK, LASEK, Custom LASIK and CK
- Cornea and External Disease, including corneal transplants
- Advanced Pterygium Surgery
- Clear Cornea Cataract Surgery
Dr. Sheth is a native of the Detroit metropolitan area. He received both his Bachelors and Masters degrees from the University of Michigan, where he graduated with honors and earned a merit scholarship. He then graduated from Wayne State Medical School with honors for all four years. He completed his internship at the Detroit Medical Center and finished his Ophthalmology residency at Summa Health System, an affiliate of the Cleveland Clinic. Dr. Sheth went on to do a two-year fellowship in Cornea and Refractive Surgery at Louisiana State University, the center where Refractive Surgery first began in the United States.
- American Academy of Ophthalmology
- American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
- International Society of Refractive Surgery
- American Medical Association
Robert Kupsc, O.D.
Dr. Robert Kupsc, O.D. went to Hillsdale College on a full scholarship for Hockey. While he was there he was also a member of the Honors Fraternity Beta Beta Beta. Dr. Kupsc graduated with a Bachelor of Science in 1977 with a major in Biology. He then went to the New England College of Optometry and Graduated as a board Certified Optometrist in 1984. He was also a clinical adjunct at NECO for many years where he helped future Optometrists achieve their scholarly goals.
He has been an Optometrist in the New England area for over 30 years. His optometric interests include, specializing in refractive errors, pre-operative and post-operative for Cataract as well as Refractive procedures. He is also certified to fit all contact lenses including specialty lenses to treat certain medical issues of the eye.
When Robert isn’t working he enjoys playing hockey on a league two nights a week. We are very excited to have him as part of our team at Avant LASIK Spa
Wilson Horsley, M.D. - Retired
Refractive Surgery, Cataract Surgery, General Ophthalmology
After a long-rich history with the Stoneham practice, Dr. Horsley is now retired due to health reasons. Today the tradition of great eye care continues with Dr. Nilesh M. Sheth.
Drs. Ernie and Margaret Horsley - Deceased
The Sheth-Horsley Eye Center was established more than 50 years ago, previously Horsley Eye Clinic then Sheth-Horsley Eye Center, by Drs. Ernie and Margaret Horsley, noted for the personalized attention and care given to each patient. Today the tradition of great eye care continues with Dr. Nilesh M. Sheth.