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UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center

Nandini G. Gandhi, M.D. View profile as PDF

Philosophy of Care

Tonometry versus applanation in pediatric patients with glaucoma or suspected glaucoma

Clinical Interests

Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus Surgery


Assistant Professor of Clinical Ophthalmology


Pediatric Ophthalmology


Pediatric Ophthalmology


Ophthalmology Clinic
UC Davis Medical Group, Roseville

Center/Program Affiliation:


UC Davis Medical Group - Roseville (Douglas Boulevard)
2261 Douglas Blvd.
Roseville, CA 95661
Driving Directions
Phone: 916-783-7109

Laser Vision Correction Services - Department of Ophthalmology and Vision Science
Ophthalmology Clinic
77 Cadillac Dr.
Sacramento, CA 95825
Driving Directions
Phone: 916-734-6650

Additional Phone:

Physician Referrals: 800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)


M.D., UC San Francisco, San Francisco, California, 2006
B.S., Stanford University, Palo Alto, California, 2001


Weill Cornell Medical Center, New York, New York, 2007


University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City , Iowa, 2010


Duke University Eye Center, Durham, North Carolina, 2010

Professional Memberships:

American Academy of Ophthalmology

Select Honors and Awards:

Resident Teaching Award, 2010

Instructional Improvement Award, 2010

U.S. Fulbright Fellowship, 2002

Ronald M. Golden Medal for Excellence in Humanities and Creative Arts, 2001

Select Recent Publications:

Gandhi NG, Rogers GM, Kardon RH, Allen RC. Periodic unilateral eyelid retraction in a pediatric patient. J Neuroophthalmol. 2011 Dec;31(4):350-2.

Gandhi N, Oetting TA, Kirby P. The Case of the Squeegee and the Drifting Spots. EyeNet. 2008 Jan; 12(1):49-51

Lietman TM, Neuwelt MD, Gandhi NG, Dalmon CA, Benitah N. Trachoma research: it takes more than a village. Lancet. 2006 Feb 4;367(9508):395.

To see if Nandini G. Gandhi is accepting new patients, or for assistance finding a UC Davis doctor, please call 800-2-UCDAVIS (800-282-3284).