QUALIFICATIONS

qualifications

  1. 1992 to 1997: MBBS Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences, Sewagram.
  2. 1997 to 1998: Internship: Nair Hospital, Mumbai Central, Mumbai.
  3. 1998 to 2001: MS (Master of Surgery, Ophthalmology): Schell Eye Hospital,    Christian Medical College and Hospital, Vellore.
  4. 2002: DNB (Diplomate Of National Board Of Examination, Ophthalmology).
  5. 2001 to 2003: Fellowship in Pediatric Ophthalmology & Strabismus, (FPOS) Aravind Eye Hospital, Madurai.
  6. 2004: ICO (International Council of Ophthalmology) part 1 (Basic sciences in Ophthalmology including Refraction and Optics)
  7. 2004: IFOS/ICO Diploma in Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus at Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine,  Baltimore, MD, USA.
  8. 2010: FAICO Fellowship of All India Collegium of Ophthalmology in Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus.
  9. 2011: Fellowship in Pediatric Neuro-ophthalmology at Smith Kettelwell Eye Research Institute, San Franscisco, CA, USA.
  10. 2013: Workshop on Nystagmology with Dr Richard Hertle from Akron, USA. At Goutami Eye Hospital, Rajahmundry, India 7th to 12th Oct, 2013.

Awards

  1. Winner of the YKC Pandit overall Best Research Paper Award of Maharashtra Ophthalmic Society for the Year 2007
  2. Winner of the National Ophthalmic Quiz at AIOC, Feb 2007, Hyderabad
  3. Long term visual outcome after primary intraocular lens implantation following Pediatric Penetrating Trauma. Best Research Paper in Trauma category. AIOS, 2002; New Delhi
  4. Can Bruckner Test Be Used As A Rapid Screening Test In Detecting The Amblyogenic Factors In India? Overall BEST PAPER at Maharashtra Ophthalmic Society meet, 2003, Jalna
  5. A Novel Technique of Assessing Distance Stereopsis Using TNO Test and Inverted Telescope System. Best Paper Award in Strabismus at Conference of the All India Ophthalmological Society, Bhuvneshwar, India (Jan, 2005).
  6. Ultrarapid school vision screening using the Brückner test ASIA-ARVO 2009, January, Hyderabad, India (Best Poster Award)
  7. Evaluation of TNO test, Titmus test and Lang test for assessment of stereoacuity. AIOC, 3rd-6th Feb, 2011, Ahmedabad. Best Poster – Squint
  8. Absence of retinal vasculature – did it disappear or never appeared? AIOC, 3rd-6th Feb, 2011, Ahmedabad. Best Poster – Pediatric
  9. Angle kappa measurement using a slit lamp. MOSCON 2011, JW Marriot, Pune, 21st Oct, 2011. Sante Vision – INNOVATION AWARD.
  10. DLBS (Demonstration of loss of binocularity & stereo acuity) : A novel counseling technique to promote parental decision for an early surgical correction of the squint of their ward. Focus 2012, ITC Grand Maratha, Annual Conference of the BOA and Eye Advance, August, 2012 BEST PAPER AWARD.
  11. A novel formula for simultaneous recession and resection of the same rectus muscle in the management of squint with near-distance in-comitance. Best Research by an Academic Private Practitioner Award.
  12. Ultrarapid school vision screening using the Brückner test ASIAARVO 2009, January, Hyderabad, India (Best Poster Award).
  13. Two novel uses of Direct ophthalmoscope. Hotel Center point, Nagpur. MOSCON 2013. Best Poster award.
  14. The best Academic Private Practitioner Award, Maharashtra Ophthalmological Society, 2013
  15. The best research in Pediatric Ophthalmology in India award by All India Ophthalmological Society, Feb, 2014, Agra.
  16. The most innovative research Award in Maharashtra, MOSCON 2014, Solapur.
  17. Best Academic Private Pratitioner

    Best Academic Private Practitioner

     

    Best E Poster

    Best E Poster

    BEST PAPER AWARD 2014