About Dr. Kapadia

Mitesh Kapadia, M.D., Ph.D.

Mitesh Kapadia, M.D., Ph.D.

Dr. Kapadia is an oculoplastic surgeon practicing in Boston, Massachusetts and the surrounding suburbs. He is an assistant professor at Tufts University School of Medicine and a member of the Center for Aesthetic Eyelid and Facial Surgery at Tufts Medical Center. Dr. Kapadia operates at Tufts Medical Center in Boston and at outpatient surgery centers in Andover and Waltham.

Dr. Kapadia is a recognized leader in the field of ophthalmic plastic surgery. In addition to seeing patients and performing surgery, Dr. Kapadia teaches ophthalmic plastic surgery and has authored several research publications and textbook chapters in the field.

Dr. Kapadia has extensive training in eyelid, lacrimal and orbital surgery from several of the nation's best medical schools. Dr. Kapadia received his undergraduate degree from Haverford College and attended medical school at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. In addition to his clinical training, he spent several years doing research in the field of visual perception and was awarded a Ph.D. in neuroscience in addition to his M.D. degree.

Dr. Kapadia completed residency training in ophthalmology at the Harvard Medical School Residency in Ophthalmology, based at the Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary. His residency training was followed by a fellowship in ophthalmic plastic and reconstructive surgery at Boston Medical Center. Dr. Kapadia is a member of the American Society for Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and the American Academy of Ophthalmology. He is board certified in Ophthalmology.

Unlike the vast majority of plastic surgeons, Dr. Kapadia performs hundreds of eyelid operations each year including both cosmetic and reconstructive procedures.