Nandini Gandhi, M.D.

Nandini G. Gandhi, M.D.


Pediatric Ophthalmology


  • Assistant Professor of Clinical Ophthalmology


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UC Davis Medical Group - Roseville (Douglas Boulevard)

2261 Douglas Blvd.
Roseville, CA 95661
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Cadillac Drive Facility

77 Cadillac Dr., Suites 101 & 120
Sacramento, CA 95825
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Physician Referrals: 800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)

Philosophy of Care

Tonometry versus applanation in pediatric patients with glaucoma or suspected glaucoma

Clinical Interests

Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus Surgery


Pediatric Ophthalmology

Center/Program Affiliation

UC Davis Children's Hospital


M.D., UC San Francisco, San Francisco, California, 2006

B.S., Stanford University, Palo Alto, California, 2001

Internship: 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

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.