Department Of Ophthalmology

  1. Facilities
    a) Cataract surgery: Conventional extra capsular cataract surgery
    : Small in vision cataract surgeryb) Lacrimal sac surgery: Dacryocystectomy
    c) Conjunctival surgery: Pterygium excision
    d) Trauma: Lidtear, corneoscleral tear repair
    e) Computerised vision assessment
  2. Research activities
    i) Ongoing projects
    a) Prescribing pattern & adverse events of drugs in patients diagnosed to have primary open angle glaucoma (POAG) attending a Tertiary Care Hospital.
    b) Analysis of Ophthalmic diseases in preschool children attending eye OPD in Tertiary Care Centre
    c) Analysis of vision threatening ocular diseases in children of Amblyogenic age (< 8yrs) group in a Tertiary Care Centre.
    d) Awareness about cataract related information among the hospital employees, ophthalmic patients and their attendants in a Tertiary care centre: Aquestionnaire bases study
    ii) Research paper accepted for publication in press
    Tittle: Prescribing pattern & adverse events of drugs used in patients with primary open angle glaucoma (POAG) attending a Tertiary Care Hospital: Retrospective study
    Journal: Published on line in national journal of Physiology, Pharmacy and Pharmacology on 1st Sep 2016, hard copy will be published in 2017 vol 7/ issue 2.
  3. Special investigation: Nil



SL.No. Designation Name Qualification
1 Prof & HOD Dr. Vishnu Prabhu MBBS, MS
2 Assoc. Prof. Dr. Prashanth N Achar MBBS, MS
3 Asst. Prof. Dr. Sangeetha J. MBBS, DNB
4 SR Dr. Dilon Denis Noronha MBBS, MS
5 JR Dr.Murugananth V MBBS
6 JR Dr. Hussain Akbar MBBS