Biography

Rishi Singh, MD    

Staff surgeon

Cole Eye Institute, Cleveland Clinic 

Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology

Lerner College of Medicine

Cleveland, Ohio

Rishi Singh, MD is a staff surgeon at the Cole Eye Institute, Cleveland Clinic and Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology at the Lerner College of Medicine in Cleveland Ohio. He also currently serves as the medical director of informatics at the Cleveland Clinic. He received his medical degree from Boston University in the prestigious accelerated medical program and completed his residency at the Massachusetts Eye and Infirmary Harvard Combined Program in Boston MA. Dr. Singh then completed a medical and surgical fellowship at the Cole Eye Institute in Cleveland Ohio.  
 
He specializes in the treatment of medical and surgical retinal disease such as diabetic retinopathy and age related macular degeneration. Dr. Singh has authored greater than 60 peer reviewed publications, books, and book chapters and serves as the principal investigator of numerous national clinical trials advancing the treatment of retinal disease. He is a frequent invited speaker at national and international meeting as well as continuing medical education seminars. Dr Singh is also a reviewer for various ophthalmology and diabetes medical publications, including Archives of Ophthalmology, American Journal of Ophthalmology, IOVS, and Ophthalmology. He maintains a strong relationship with drug development and commercial entities by serving on scientific advisory boards.   
 
Dr. Singh's current work focuses on the electronic medical records implementation, lean process improvement, and decision support modules for clinical practice. He operates the Cleveland Clinic Electronic Health Record Consulting program. He has been honored with several research recognitions such as the Alpha Omega Alpha Research Award and the American Society of Retina Specialists Senior Honor Award.