Dr. Sonny Goel Named “Top Doctor” of 2016 in Baltimore Magazine

Baltimore, MD. Feb 28, 2017. Ophthalmologist and LASIK provider, Sonny Goel, M.D. was recently named “Top Doctor” of 2016 by Baltimore Magazine. Baltimore Magazine is a popular guide to the greater Baltimore area that offers recommendations for the best and most trustworthy organizations in Baltimore.

Each year, Baltimore Magazine exclusively awards the “Top Doctor” title to the region's best physicians based on extensive research and a peer survey of 12,000 physicians. To attain this title, physicians must be highly esteemed by their peers.

Dr. Goel only offers 100% blade free, all laser eye surgeries. With over 12 years of experience as a LASIK provider, Dr. Goel is one of the most skilled LASIK providers in the greater Baltimore area.

He is one of the first physicians to offer LASIK laser correction surgery and has successfully performed more than 80,000 LASIK procedures. Dr. Goel is an advocate of LASIK surgery. In fact, he had the procedure himself, and has seen firsthand how it can improve a patient’s quality of life.

Southwest’s Spirit Magazine titled Dr. Goel as one of the “Best LASIK Surgeons in America.” He is also recognized by Trusted LASIK Surgeons™ as being in the top 1% of LASIK and cataract surgery providers in the United States. Trusted LASIK Surgeons™ is an organization that is solely dedicated to helping patients find skilled cataract, refractive, and LASIK surgeons in their area.

Dr. Goel uses state-of-the-art laser technology to successfully perform LASIK, laser-assisted cataract surgery, lens implant procedures, and more at his offices in Baltimore and Columbia, MD.

Sonny Goel, M.D. is a board certified doctor by the American Board of Ophthalmology. He completed his Ophthalmology residency training locally at Greater Baltimore Medical Center in Baltimore and remains an active member in the following organizations:


  • American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • the Maryland Society of Eye Physicians and Surgeons
  • the International Society of Refractive Surgeons
  • the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
  • MedChi (The Maryland State Medical Society)

He is also a member of the 2017 Board of Trustees for the American Academy of Ophthalmology. Dr. Goel’s credentials, education, and experience have played a significant role in Baltimore Magazine choosing him as a “Top Doctor.”