Nina A. Goyal, M.D. is a Chicago native and has been a member of the Rush Ophthalmology team since 2003. She joined University Ophthalmology Associates after completing her Glaucoma fellowship with University Eye Specialists in 2007. Dr. Goyal specializes in the medical and surgical management of glaucoma.
Dr. Goyal pursued her medical education at Georgetown University Medical Center in Washington, D.C. She returned to Rush University in Chicago to complete her residency in ophthalmology, where she also served as chief resident. During this time, she earned a research grant from the Illinois Society for the Prevention of Blindness. She earned her Bachelor's of Science degree in Biology from Benedictine University, where she was awarded a full tuition President's Scholarship. She also competed on their Division III Women's tennis team.
Dr. Goyal is a member of numerous professional and community organizations. She actively raises money for lymphoma research and participates in a myriad of free health fairs for the under-privileged. She is board certified and a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, American Glaucoma Society and Chicago Ophthalmologic Society. She is currently involved as an assistant investigator in a study for new surgical procedures in the treatment of glaucoma. Dr. Goyal has served as a course instructor at several national Academy meetings. She is dedicated to resident teaching and serves as an Assistant Professor in the Rush Ophthalmology department where she lectures to residents and provides surgical education.

Glaucoma Fellowship

University Eye Specialists


Rush University Medical Center

Professional Affiliations

Georgetown University Medical Center
American Academy of Ophthalmology
American Glaucoma Society
Chicago Glaucoma Society
Chicago Ophthalmologic Society