Dr. Arun Kumar Sinha obtained his medical degree from Ranchi University after which he completed his specialization in Ophthalmology from Patna University. He began his career as Ophthalmic Surgeon and Medical Officer at Sitapur Eye Hospital, Sitapur Uttar Pradesh and went on to become a renowned Ophthalmologist as Managing Director and Chief Consultant at Nayandeep Eye Hospital, Muzaffarpur, Bihar. He obtained fellowship in contact lenses from Contact Lens Foundation, Calcutta. He acquired fellowship training in Phacoemulsification at Laxmi Eye Institute, Mumbai and achieved proficiency in the technique at the esteemed L.V. Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad. He has recently trained in LASIK surgery with Dr. Rupal Shah at New Vision Laser Centre, Vadodara.
He is proficient in using the Phacoemulsification technique of cataract surgery for all types of cataract including brown and hypermature cataract and implantation of intraocular lenses (unifocal, multifocal, toric IOLs). He is an expert in the surgical repair of subluxated lens using CTR as well as clear lens extraction for high myopia. His surgical dexterity in cases of complicated cataract with small pupil is commendable. He is adept in the surgical management of Glaucoma (Trabeculectomy and combined Phaco-Trab). He is an experienced Cornea surgeon (Keratoplasty). He also possesses prodigious skill in surgical correction of Squint (both horizontal and oblique muscle surgeries) and Oculoplasty cases (Ptosis, DCR, Pterygium and lid repair).
Dr. Sinha has been an active community Ophthalmologist conducting more than 35000 screening camps and over two lakh cataract cases operated at outreach camps and base hospital. He has imparted Phacoemulsification training to Ophthalmologists at Nayandeep Eye Hospital, Muzaffarpur and has conducted live surgery demonstrations and workshops all over Bihar, Jharkhand and Assam. He has presented several papers and been an avid participant in several state and national Cataract and Refractive Surgery conferences.
His professional accolades include holding the prestigious position of President of Eastern India Zonal Ophthalmic Society, (EIZOS - 2006), Bihar Ophthalmic Society (BOS- 2005) and Indian Medical Association, Muzaffarpur (IMA- 1982).
Dr. Aashish Kumar Bansal has completed MBBS and MS in Ophthalmology from the Medical College, Rohtak, followed by fellowship in Cornea from the LV Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad and the Melbourne University, Australia; fellowship in Refractive Surgery from the Phillips Eye Institute, Minneapolis, USA; and advanced training in Artificial Cornea at the Lions Eye Institute, Perth, Australia.
Dr. Bansal’s previous experience includes working as Consultant (1992-2003) and Head of the Department of Cornea and Refractive Surgery (1998-2003) at the LV Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad; Senior Consultant, Cornea and Refractive Surgery and Head of the Department of Ophthalmology (2003-2013) at the Apollo Hospitals, Hyderabad and Adjunct Associate Professor of Ophthalmology at the University of Rochester (2002-2008).
Refractive keratoplasty, Laser refractive surgery, refractive cataract surgery are Dr Bansal’s focus areas. He has published over 60 research papers, and has delivered over 350 lectures. He has mentored and trained over 50 cornea fellows and over 100 in cataract microsurgery and phacoemulsification.
Dr. Bansal has been honored with many awards like Achievement Award by the American Academy of Ophthalmology, Joan Filipe Ferreira oration, Best Paper at the World Refractive Surgery Symposium, Vengala Rao award by the APOS. He is the only Indian to be inducted into the Board of Directors of the International Society of Refractive Surgery, and is currently the Chairman of the Scientific Committee of the APOS. He runs the popular EyEdu education program.
Dr. Ajit Babu Majji had basic medical education from the Andhra Medical College, Visakhapatnam, post-graduation in Ophthalmology from the RP Centre, AIIMS, New Delhi and FRCS from Glasgow. His superspecialization training in Vitreo Retinal Surgery was from R P Center, AIIMS, New Delhi and Wilmer Eye Institute, Baltimore, USA.
Dr. Babu was previously working as faculty in Vitreo Retina Services, L V Prasad Eye Institute for over 18 years from 1993 to 2012 and the Head of the Department. He is renowned for his tender care and wonderful surgical skills. His expertise in handling complex cases is unparalleled.
His special interests are Diabetic Retinopathy and Age-related Macular Degeneration. He has published more than 50 manuscripts in prestigious peer reviewed Journals and has been invited as guest faculty in over 275 national and international conferences. He is an active member of ARVO, AAO, Vitreous Society, Club Vit, AIOS, DOS, APSOS and VRSI.
Dr. Babu has seven major awards to his credit. He has held top positions in scientific societies including Honorary Secretary of VRSI and Joint Secretary of AIOS. Currently he is the Chairman of the Academic Research Committee of All India Ophthalmologic Society and the Vice–President of the Vitreo Retina Society of India.
Fellowship - General Opthalmology & Phaco(2009-2010)
Location – Rajasthan: Jaipur
Dr Amit Gupta did his M S Ophthalmology from S M S medical college and hospital, Jaipur,Rajasthan. Post M S, he completed two years fellowship from Sankara Eye Care Institute in General Ophthalmology and Phaco.He worked as incharge and Cataract consultant at Sankar eye Institute Anand Gujarat for two years after fellowship.
Presently from last three years he is working as Associate consultant Cataract Glaucoma and Refractive surgery in Centre for Sight Jaipur.
Dr. Arindam Chakravarti graduated from Gauhati Medical College, Guwahati, India securing 3rd rank under Gauhati University. He obtained his post graduate degree in Ophthalmology from S N Medical College, Agra, India followed by a 2 year Clinical Vitreo-retinal fellowship from the prestigious Medical Research Foundation, Sankara Nethralaya, Chennai, India. He has previously worked as a Vitreo-retinal consultant in Aditya Jyot Eye Hospital, Mumbai, India with internationally acclaimed vitreo-retinal surgeon, Dr S Natarajan. Besides being an experienced vitreo-retinal surgeon, he has published many scientific papers in peer reviewed international journals and authored chapters in Ophthalmology textbooks besides presenting several papers in various national and international conferences and workshops. He also worked as co-investigator in various worldwide clinical trials.
Dr. Avnindra Gupta has done his graduation and post-graduation from the prestigious Banaras Hindu University. Thereafter, he completed his fellowship in retina & vitreous from Aravind Eye Hospital, Madurai. After fellowship he started working there as a Consultant Retina vitreous and was subsequently promoted and was given charge of Department of Retina Vitreous at Aravind Eye Hospital, Tirunelvelli.
Dr. Gupta specializes in the field of retina–vitreous and Glued sclera fixated IOLs. He is among the few doctors to have treated the largest number of patients in world for Glued IOL. Dr. Gupta had done Instruction courses in AIOS, APAO, VRSI as chief instructor and has been the part of number of instruction courses as co-instructors in conferences like American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO), ESCRS, APVRSI, APAO. He has 42 research papers in his name in various national and international forums.
Dr. Gupta has trained numerous ophthalmologists, delivered various lectures in national, state and district level conferences and CME Programmes. He has presented difficult cases at various forums and has always been at the forefront of contributing to the development of ophthalmology.
Dr Charu Khurana has completed her MBBS and internship from Lady Hardinge Medical College (LHMC) followed by MS in Ophthalmology from Maulana Azad Medical College (MAMC) . She then did her Senior Residency from Guru Nanak Eye Center, MAMC. She has aslo cleared the Diplomate of National Board (DNB). Thereafter, she joined Centre for Sight as a Consultant in 2008 and has been with the organization ever since.
Additionally, Dr Charu recieved training from the Edward Harkness Eye Institute, University of Columbia, New York in 2010. She has also recieved the Fellow of All India Collegium of Ophthalmology degree in Glaucoma.
Dr Charu is the recipient of the Special Gold Medal for her outstanding contribution to Ophthalmology by the Intra-ocular Implant and Refractive Surgery Society of India. A member of the All India Ophtahlmological Society and Delhi Ophthalmological Society, she is a popular speaker at both national and international conferences and has traveled extensively in India and abroad to deliver lectures on various topics. She has also authored numerous articles and chapters in various books and related to Ophthalmology. She is the Section Editor of the Delhi Journal of Ophthalmology for Refractive Surgery and an Instruction Course evaluator for All India Ophtahlmological Society for Glaucoma.
Dr Charu specializes in Cataract, Glaucoma and Refractive Surgery. A warm and caring doctor, she has a strong patient following and is especially known for her gentle, pleasant and positive nature.
Dr. Chirag Mittal has completed his medical graduation from Smt. NHL Medical College, Ahmedabad. After completing his post-graduation from Delhi, he pursued a 2-year Fellowship in Cornea & Anterior segment from prestigious LVPrasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad.
Dr. Mittal specializes in treatment of corneal ailments with expertise in management of keratoconus with C3R, INTACS, various Refractive surgeries including Femto LASIK, SMILE, ICL and advanced cataract surgery.
Dr. Mittal is extensively trained in lamellar corneal transplant procedures like DALK and DSAEK. His special interests include Limbal stem cell transplant, Keratoprosthesis, Amniotic membrane and mucous membrane grafts for management of ocular surface disorders like chemical injuries and Steven Johnson syndrome.
Dr. Deepa Gupta has received her medical education from KMC Mangalore under Manipal University. She completed her post-graduation and Senior residency from the prestigious Guru Nanak Eye Center, associated with Maulana Azad Medical College (MAMC), Delhi. She has been a bright meritorious student throughout with distinction in most of the graduating years.
Dr. Gupta specializes in comprehensive Cornea care, anterior segment and Refractive surgery. She has done extensive work in various sight providing and enhancing surgeries such as Conventional Cataract operations, Phacoemulsification, LASIK procedures, ICL implantations and various other refractive procedures. She brings along experience of over 300 Penetrating keratoplasties or Corneal transplant surgeries. She has experience of various lamellar surgeries such as DSEK and DALK for various corneal and endothelial disorders as well and has done abundant research work related to Keratoconus and its management such as C3R.
Dr. Gupta has over 10 International publications in various international ophthalmology journals of repute. She is an avid presenter and organizer of various conferences and CMEs. She is a keen observer with a spirit of never ending learning and healing the world.
Fellowship - Phacoemulsification (MICS) & Refractive Surgery (2014)
Location – Delhi/NCR
Dr. Gaurish ‘s initial training started in KMC ,Mangalore where he Completed his diploma in Ophthalmology in 2010.He went on to pursue Diplomate of National Board (D.N.B. Ophthalmology) from Aravind Eye Hospial ,Coimbatore. This tenure enhanced his clinical aptitude and surgical skills manifold. He actively participated in many community services and various academic activities of the institute. He graduated in 2013 with keen interest in cataract surgery and phacoemulsificaion. He went ahead for a fellowship program at Chennai where he received formal training in catatarct surgery (MICS) and LASIK under Dr.A Varman. He has been part of the CFS family since 2014.