Qualifications :

MBBS: Darbhanga Medical College, Laheriasarai (Bihar); L N Mithila University, Darbhanga (2006)

 MS (Ophthalmology):  Darbhanga Medical College, Laheriasarai (Bihar); L N Mithila University, Darbhanga (2011)

Fellowships:   

  • 2 years Comprehensive Fellowship: L.V.Prasad Eye Institute, Bhubaneswar (2012-13)
  • 1 year subspecialty fellowship in Cornea and Anterior segment at L.V.Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad  (2014)

Work Experience

  • Worked as Cornea, Cataract & Refractive surgery consultant with Vasan Eye Care, Bangalore from January 2015 to August 2015.
  • Working as Cornea, Cataract & Refractive surgery consultant in Drishti Eye Care & Research Centre since November 2015.
  • Working as Senior Resident In Patna Medical College Hospital, Patna since September, 2015.

Skills in Medical Management:

  • Keratitis Management
  • Ocular surface disease management
  • Refractive error management
  • Anterior uveitis and Scleritis Management
  • Corneal trauma management
  • Diseases of ocular adenexa

Surgical skills:

  • Phaco-emulsification + PCIOL (Foldable lens Implantation)
  • Manual Small Incision Cataract Surgeries
  • Refractive surgery
  • Therapeutic penetrating keratoplasty
  • Optical penetrating keratoplasty
  • Triple Procedures ( PK + Cataract)
  • Pterygium Excision with Conjunctival Auto Graft (with sutures/ fibrin glue)
  • Corneal tear repair
  • Corneo-scleral tear repair
  • DSAEK / DSEK
  • DALK
  • Management of corneal perforations
  • Limbal stem cell transplantation
  • Boston type 1 / Auro keratoprosthesis
  • Mucous membrane grafting
  • Minor surgical procedures
  • Management of chemical injuries
  • Amniotic Membrane Graft application
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy (DCR)

Conferences:

  • 47th Annual conference of Bihar Ophthalmological Society, Begusarai, Bihar. Oct.9th-11th,2009.
  • 68th Annual Conference of AIOS, Kolkata. Jan 21-24, 2010.
  • 69th Annual Conference of AIOS, Ahmedabad. Feb 3-6, 2011.
  • EVIDENCE 2012, Hyderabad. May 31- June 3, 2012.
  • OSOCON-2012, Puri. Dec  8-9, 2012.
  • APAO-AIOS 2013, Hyderabad. Jan 17-20, 2013.
  • Workshop on Ocular surface disorders, Hyderabad. Jan 28- Feb1,2014.
  • 14th Annual meeting of Uveitis Society of India, New Delhi. Nov 22-23, 2014.
  • Curbside Clinix in Cataract & Refractive Surgery, Bangalore. May 9-10, 2015.
  • Bangalore Ophthalmological Society Conference, Bangalore. June 21-22, 2015.
  • Keratosight – 3, Practical Pearls in Corneal Diseses, Bangalore. August 23, 2015.
  • AIM 20-20, Bangalore, September 19-20, 2015.
  • 53rd Annual conference of Bihar Ophthalmological Society, Darbhanga, Bihar. Dec 4-6, 2015.
  • 74th Annual Conference of AIOC,Kolkata. Feb 25-28, 2016.
  • 1st Annual Conference of Patna Ophthalmological society, Patna. April 10, 2016.
  • 5th Mid-term joint conference of BOS & JHOS, Ranchi. May 29, 2016.
  • 54th Annual conference of Bihar Ophthalmological Society, Bhagalpur, Bihar. Nov 11-13, 2016.
  • 75th Annual Conference of AIOS, Jaipur. Feb 16-19, 2017.
  • Patna Ophthalmological Society Annual Conference – POSCON 2017, Patna. April 30, 2017.
  • 6th Mid-term joint conference of BOS & JHOS, Patna. June 4, 2017.

 

Paper  Presentations:

OSOCON 2012:

  • Donor and tissue profile of a community eye bank in Eastern India.

AIOS-APAO 2013:

  • Donor and tissue profile of a community eye bank in Eastern India.

BOSCON 2016:

  • Acute bilateral toxic endotheliitis following alcohol consumption.

BOSCON 2017:

  • Amniotic Membrane Grafting in Acute Stevens – Johnson Syndrome: A boon to prevent severe complications.

Poster  Presentation:

14th Annual meeting of Uveitis Society of India, 2014:

  • Bilateral, acute toxic endotheliitis following alcohol consumption.

53rd Annual conference of Bihar Ophthalmological Society, 2016.

  • Prospective study of recurrence rate in amniotic membrane grafting with conjunctival autografting in pterygium.

75th All India Ophthalmological Society Conference, 2017.

  • Amniotic Membrane Grafting in Acute Stevens-Johnson Syndrome: A boon to prevent severe complications

 Presentations as Faculty:

East Zone AIOS PG refresher Programme, 2016:

  • Dry Eye and Ocular Surface Disorders

BOSCON 2017:

  • Instruction course on Refractive Surgery: Advanced Surface Ablation

POSCON 2017:

  • Ocular Stevens Johnson Syndrome: an overview

Participations:

  • Paticipated in Quiz competition at BOS annual conference.
  • Participated in Eye-PEP 2010 at LV Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad. Sep 21 -26, 2010.
  • Participated in 24th Low Vision Awareness Program at LV Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad. Sep 27-28, 2010

Publications:

  • Acute Bilateral Toxic Endotheliitis Following Alcohol Consumption.

Ocular Immunology & Inflammation, 2016; 00(00): 1–4;Ahead of print.

  • Successful acute and late management of a chemical burn with primary implantation of Boston type 1 keratoprosthesis. BMJ Case Rep. 2015 Aug 26;2015.
  • Donor and tissue profile of a community eye bank in Eastern India.

Indian Journal of ophthalmology, September 2014.

  • Ahmed glaucoma valve surgery for necrotizing scleritis with secondary glaucoma. International Ophthalmology, April,2014 .
  • Bacterial Keratitis: A practical Approach to Management. Bihar journal of ophthalmology, Oct. 2009.
  • Tackling the challenges in management of fungal corneal ulcer. Bihar journal of ophthalmology, May, 2016.
  • A practical Approach in the management of dry eye. Bihar journal of Ophthalmology, Nov 2016.

Speaker:

  • Workshop on Comprehensive Ophthalmology, Madhubani, March 20, 2016.
  • 5th Mid-term joint conference of BOS & JHOS, Ranchi. May 29, 2016.
  • 54th Annual conference of Bihar Ophthalmological Society, Bhagalpur, Bihar. Nov 11-13, 2016.
  • 6th Mid-term joint conference of BOS & JHOS, Patna. June 4, 2017.

Grant:

  • LVP-LUX Uveitis Travel Grant (2014) for 14th Annual meeting of Uveitis Society of India, 2014.

Teaching Experience:

  • 1 year of teaching experience to junior fellows, DNB residents and para-clinical staff.
  • Involved in SICS and Phaco training at  V.Prasad Eye Institute.
  • Senior Resident at Patna Medical College Hospital, Patna since September, 2015.