Educational Qualifications

  • B.B.S from Bharati Vidyapeeth, Medical College, Pune (2000)
  • Internship from Bara Hindu Rao Hospital, Delhi (2001)
  • FAGE [Manipal]- 2004
  • DOMS [Aravind Eye Hospital, Madurai]- 2005
  • FICO (U.K) – 2006
  • DNB (Ophthal) [Aravind Eye Hospital, Madurai]- 2007
  • N.A.M.S
  • FRCS (U.K) Part I
  • FMRF (Vitreo Retina fellowship from Sankara Nethralaya, Chennai) – (2010-2012)

Working Experience

  • Ex Resident Aravind Eye hospital and Post graduate Institute of Ophthalmology Madurai
  • Ex Fellow Sankara Nethralaya Chennai
  • Ex Consultant L V Prasad Eye Institute

Current Academic Profile

  • Assisted and Done various Retina procedures like
  • Vitrectomy 20G/23G/25G
  • Scleral Buckling
  • Drop nucleus/IOL removal
  • Retinal detachment surgeries
  • Diabetic Retinopathy Management
  • Macular hole surgeries
  • Glued IOL surgeries
  • ROP Screening /Management
  • IOFB removal
  • Epiretinal membrane removal
  • ILM peeling
  • Tissue plasminogen Activator with Pneumatic retinopexy
  • Silicon oil removal
  • Belt buckle insertion
  • Scleral Fixated IOL
  • Lensectomy using cutter as well as fragmatome
  • Endophthalmities case managements
  • Choroidal drainage
  • Pneumoretinopexy
  • Presented case report titled “Hypertensive Choridopathy – A Diagnostic Dilemma” published in Tamil Nadu Ophthalmic Association Journal in 2007:45(3):71-73
  • Experienced in handling various types of Medical Retina and Uveitis patients
  • Experienced in Retinal lasers Viz PRP, Focal and Lattice barrage done approx 5000 cases
  • Participated in Diabetic Retinopathy from Bench to Population organized by Sankara Nethralaya – ARVO held on September 2010 at Chennai
  • Participated in 69th All India Ophthalmological conference 2011, held on 3rd – 6th Feb, 2011 at Ahemdabad
  • Participated in VI Asia Pacific Vitreoretina Society Congress held in conjuction with XX Annual Conference of Vitreoretinal Society held on 1-3rd December 2011 at Hyderabad
  • Presented free E-Poster titled “Clinicopathological, Molecular Biologic and Ultrasonographic Features of a case of Tuberculosis panophthalmitis” with co-authors Dr Lingam Gopal, Dr S KrishnaKumar, Dr Jyotirmay Biswas in 69th All India Ophthalmological Conference 2011, held on 3rd – 6th Feb, 2011 at Ahemdabad
  • Published research letter titled “Intravitreal Tissue Plasminogen Activator with Pneumatic Retinopexy in Submacular Haemorraghe” Archives of ophthalmology2012:130(6): 795-96
  • Submitted case report titled “Clinicopathological Features in a Case of Ocular Tuberculosis with Subretinal Mass”  co-authors Dr Lingam Gopal, Dr S KrishnaKumar, Dr Jyotirmay Biswas, in “Middle East African Journal of Ophthalmology”- under peer review
  • Presented during fellowship on various topics for post graduates like Sarcoidosis, Amelanotic fundus lesions, Retinopathy of prematurity
  • Presented free Paper titled “Mycophenolate Mofetil therapy in Uveitis: Analysis of Twenty cases in a Tertiary Ophthalmic Care Centre in India” with co-authors Dr Jyotirmay Biswas in 70th All India Ophthalmological Conference 2012,  held on 2nd – 5th Feb, 2012 at Cochin
  • Presented free E-Poster titled “Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) retinopathy as ocular manifestation in patients with SLE” co-authours Dr Tarun sharma, Dr Jyotirmay Biswas in 70th All India Ophthalmological Conference 2012,  held on 2nd – 5th Feb, 2012 at Cochin
  • Participated in Evidence 2012 An International CME on Evidence based Ophthalmology organized by L V Prasad Eye Institute held on 31 may to 3rd June 2012 at Hyderabad
  • Participated in 64th Delhi Ophalmological Society Annual Conference held on 12th-14th April 2013 at Delhi
  • Participated in 37th annual conference of Madhya Pradesh state Ophthalmic Society held on 19th-20th October 2013 at Chitrakoot
  • Attended the Glaucoma Education programme under the aegis of All India Ophthalmological Society held on 12th October 2013 at Gwalior MP
  • Participated in XXIInd annual Conference of Vitreoretinal Society held on 12-14th December 2013 at Lavasa
  • Participated in 72nd All India Ophthalmogical Conference, held on 6th – 9th Feb 2014, Agra
  • Authored Chapter Bhasin P, Basia A, Bhasin P. Ocular Pharmacology of Intravitreal Dexamethasone Sustained Release Implant. Ocular Therapeutics Garg A. 2013:3;988-995
  • Presented Video titled “Misdiagnosis And Overtreatment In Glaucoma – Patient As Well As Glaucoma Specialist Perspective” in 72nd All India Ophthalmogical Conference, held on 6th – 9th Feb 2014 at Agra
  • Participated in 65th Delhi Ophalmological Society Annual Conference held on 12th-14th April 2013 at Delhi
  • Participated in XXIII annual Conference of Vitreoretinal Society held on 5-7th December 2014 at Agra
  • Participated in 73rd All India Ophthalmogical Conference,held on 5th – 8th Feb 2015 Delhi
  • Participated in 40th MP State Ophthalmic Conference held on 21-23rd Oct 2016 Bhopal
  • Presented Talk on ROP Screening in Bhopal Divisional Ophthalmic Society on 30th July 2017 Bhopal

Experience

  • Junior Residentship from Lok Nayak Jai Prakash Narayan Hospital, Delhi(Year 2001-02)
  • Participated in Eye Camps (500 +) as Junior and Senior Doctor during post graduation
  • DNB Tutor, 2 Years, (2005-2007)
  • Done Contact Lens Course from Venu Eye Institute & Research Centre, Delhi (Year 2007)
  • Had handled 60-80 patients/day in OPD during post graduation
  • Done Approx 6000 Cataract Surgeries
  • Have performed ECCE, SICS, Phacoemulsification Surgeries
  • Have Experience in Phacoemulsification Surgeries done on Legacy, Infiniti, Neosonics, Universal II, Soverign, Signature
  • Attended Alcon Phacoemulsification Wet Lab during Post Graduation
  • Experienced in C3R procedure done approx 20 cases
  • Have Performed Surgeries for Glaucoma viz Plain Trabeculectomy
  • Have Experience in Combined Procedures. viz Triple Procedures. [SICS + IOL+ Trab, ECCE + IOL+ Trab]
  • Have Experience in dacryocystectomy Procedure – 80 approximately
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy procedures. Approximately 10 Cases and familiar with diode Laser DCR Procedure
  • Done Pterygium removal approx 110 Cases
  • Performed Pterygium removal with auto transplant approx 85 Cases
  • Performed 2000 + YAG capsulotomy
  • Have done 2500 + YAG Peripheral Iridotomies
  • Done laser sutureolysis approx 10 Cases
  • Done Diode Cyclophotocoagulation approx 5 Cases
  • Done Radioepilation procedure in approx 85 cases
  • Familiar with other minor procedure like Indirect Ophthalmoscopy, Slit lamp Biomicroscopy  with 90D, 78D lens, Gonioscopy, Goldman Applanation Tonometry, Schiotz Tonometer, Chalazion removal, Electrocautery, Epilation Procedure, Corneal scrapping, Foreign body  removal, Ultrasonography B Scan & A Scan, Keratometry
  • Performed Tarsorrhaphy, Enucleation, Evisceration procedures
  • Acted as SICS, ECCE, Phaco Trainer at various times
  • Handled Community Centers at district levels as Medical Officer
  • Attended numerous Eye donations postings during post graduation

 

Thesis

  • Thesis dissertation on “A Descriptive Study Of Spectrum Of Clinical Presentation Of Uveitis In Behcet’s Disease” submitted to National Board of Examinations, New Delhi, June 2007 under Dr. S R Rathinam Chief of Uvea services, Aravind Eye Hospital, Madurai

Academic Profile

  • Participated in Delhi Ophthalmological Society – 2007
  • Participated in conference of “Neurophthalmolgy” held at Aravind Eye Hospital and Post graduate Institute Of Ophthalmology, Pondicherry, Tamil Nadu – 2006
  • Presented grand round on “Hypertensive Choroidopathy – A Diagnostic Dilemma” – 2004
  • Attented CME series on “Diabetic Retinopathy” at Aravind Eye Hospital and Post graduate Institute Of Ophthalmology, Madurai – 2004
  • Participated in 54th Annual Conference of Indian Medical Association, MP State Branch held on 11th & 12th Oct 2008 at Gwalior
  • Presented free paper titled “Phacoemulsification – A Learning Curve Our Experience” in 54th Annual Conference of Indian Medical Association, MP State Branch held on 11th & 12th Oct 2008 at Gwalior
  • Participated as a speaker and presented on “Corneal Tear Repair” organized by Ocular Trauma Society Of India, Central Zone held on 23rd Nov 2008 at Gwalior
  • Participated in ophthalmology update for Paramedical Ophthalmic Assistants as a speaker on the topic “Perimetry & GDX” held on 14th Dec 2008 at Gwalior
  • Participated in 59th Annual Conference of Delhi Ophthalmological Society held on 28th 30th March 2008 at Delhi
  • Attended and Participated in Sportscon organized by Ocular Trauma Society of India Central Zone held on 23rd November 2008 at Gwalior
  • Completed training in Advanced Cardiac Life Support by Academy of clinical Training held on 17th – 18 th July 2010 at Chennai