Dr. Mahipal S Sachdev, Chairman & Medical Director of Centre for Sight group of eye hospitals is a renowned Ophthalmic Surgeon who is recognized for his expertise in the areas of Cataract, Cornea & Refractive surgery, both nationally and internationally. Dr. Sachdev pursued his medical education at the graduate and post graduate level at the prestigious All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS). He later joined AIIMS as a Faculty Member. In the year 1989, he completed Fellowship at Georgetown University, Washington DC, USA.
Dr. Sachdev is a pioneer in propagating the technique of Phacoemulsification (stitchless cataract surgery) in India. He is also widely credited to pioneer the newest generation Femtosecond laser cataract surgery and has done the maximum number of femtocataract surgeries in India. He is a leading refractive surgeon proficient in wide variety of laser vision correction procedures from LASIK to PRK, ICL and SMILE. He is also one of the fastest surgeons to reach the milestone of performing 1000 ReLEx SMILE procedures in the country.
Dr. Sachdev has been honored with Padmashri award for his excellence in the field of Medicine by Hon. President of India Dr A P J Abdul Kalam on March 23, 2007. He has received numerous awards and distinctions in India and abroad for his contribution to Ophthalmology. He has been recognized globally with fellowships and scholarships from the “Fifth International Symposium on Immunopathology”- Japan, “International Society of Eye Research”, “Research to Prevent Blindness”, New York, “Fisons award by the Contact Lens Association of Ophthalmologists”, USA amongst others. In India he has won the “A C Aggrawal Memorial Trophy”, “Col. Ranagachary Certificate”, “Krishna Sohan Singh Trophy”, “Dr Ishwar Chand Silver Jubilee Award” to name a few.
Dr. Sachdev has been active in imparting surgical training to the ophthalmic community. He has conducted several live surgery demonstrations in the remotest locations of India to teach and popularize the technique of suture less cataract surgery. He was the secretary of the Delhi Ophthalmological Society from 1993 to 1995 and the president for the same society in the year 2006. Under his stewardship the society was transformed from a small local body to an organization of national eminence which influences the practice of Ophthalmology in a major way both in India and abroad. Dr Mahipal was also the Chairman of the scientific committee of the All India Ophthalmological Society from 1996 to 1999, a distinction that he achieved at the young age of 38. He is presently the Chairman of Intraocular Implant & Refractive Society (India) and was earlier its Secretary. He has also been elected International Member by American Academy of Ophthalmology. In the year 1999 he was inducted to the Summit Autonomous Society USA, which recognizes leading refractive surgeons globally. He is the Indian representative at the Asia Refractive Council and has been active in various international symposia and conferences, where he has conducted courses and presented over 150 papers. He has over 100 published articles to his credit. He has also been the editor of the Delhi Journal of Ophthalmology and Visiscan and was on the editorial board of various journals like the Indian Journal of Ophthalmology, Indian Pediatrics, ophthalmology World Report etc. He has authored over 5 books in the area of eye surgery including the first book on Phaco by any Indian. These books are today referred to by every budding Ophthalmologist. Dr. Sachdev is an active contributor of articles on eye health in mass media for the benefit of the general public also.
Dr. Mukesh Garg has done his MBBS from Govt. Medical College Patiala and DNB Ophthalmology from St Stephen’s Hospital, Delhi. After his post-graduation he gained extensive pan-ophthalmic experience of more than 3 years while working as Senior Resident at St Stephen’s Hospital. His areas of interest include Cataract, refractive surgery and Glaucoma. He is a proficient Phaco cataract and Refractive surgeon with numerous successful surgeries to his credit. He has vast experience of performing all types of Glaucoma surgeries and specialises in diagnostic procedures of Glaucoma like Visual Field, OCT and Gonioscopy. He is a life member of Delhi Ophthalmology Society and All India Ophthalmology Society.
Dr Mukesh Sharma did his MD Senior residency (fellowship) from Dr R P centre, AIIMS; passed DNB International council of ophthalmology basic clinical science assessment exam. He served in SMS Medical College, Jaipur as faculty from 1998-2013 and now he is Medical Director CFS Jaipur
He is a prolific surgeon with more than 20,000 surgeries to his credit. His areas of interest are Cataract, Cornea refractive, Oculoplasty, Orbital surgery Squint. He has his own internationally presented modifications in Fascia lata Ptosis surgery, Optic Nerve sheath fenestration surgery ,Adjustable suture squint surgery Parotid duct transposition surgery. He headed the Limbal stem cell culture project of ICMR in Jaipur was successful in cultivating limbal stem cells. He has more than 100 presentations in various national international conferences performed live surgeries in various forums
He was an avid quizzer won All India Ophthalmological society Quiz in 1996 Delhi Ophthalmological Society quiz in 1996 1997.He won best paper award 3 times (Maximum possible) in continuity in Rajasthan Ophthalmological society annual conferences in 1999 to 2002. He also won Best paper of the session award in annual DOS conference. He His team won Rajasthan Premier League 3 times consecutively (2011-13). He was awarded Gold medal in annual IIRSI conference for his contribution. He was the Editor Journal-Rajasthan Ophthalmological society (2008-2010), Secretary Jaipur Ophthalmological Society (2009-11) Chairman Scientific Committee- Rajasthan Ophthalmological society (2011-2013).
Now he is Hon. General Secretary of Rajasthan Ophthalmological Society & also General Secretary of the prestigious OculoplasticsAssociation of India.
Himalayan Institute of Medical Sciences, Swami Rama Nagar, Dehradoon.
D.N.B (Ophthalmology) (2012):
Mohan Eye Institute, New Delhi.
F.P.O.S (AEH, Mumbai).
Long term fellowship in Pediatric Ophthalmology and Adult Strabismus at Arvind Eye Care System (2013-15).
Cataract, Paediatric Ophthalmology and Adult Strabismus, Low vision, and Trauma.
Govt. Medical College, Punjab University, Chandigarh.
M.S. (Ophthalmology) (2010):
Post Graduate Institue of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh.
D.N.B (Ophthalmology) (2012):
National Board of Examinations.
Uveitis, Vitreoretina, and Retinochoroidal Imaging.
MBBS (Gold Medalist),
MD - Ophthalmology (AIIMS),
Fellow Oculoplasty and Ocular Oncology (FCFS),
Fellow Ocular Oncology ( New York Eye Cancer Center, NY, USA
Dr. Puneet Jain is an Oculoplasty and Ocular Oncology Specialist in Dwarka Sector 9, Delhi.
He has completed his MBBS from Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi in 2010, (Gold Medalist), Postgraduation (MD) in Ophthalmology from Dr. R. P. Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi in 2015.
He followed it up with a clinical fellowship in Oculoplasty and Ocular Oncology from Centre for Sight, Hyderabad.
He also did a fellowship in ocular oncology, orbit and ophthalmic radiation therapy from the New York Eye Cancer Center, New York, USA.
He is a member of Life member, All India Ophthalmological Society (AIOS), Life member, Oculoplasty Association of India (OPAI), Life member, Delhi Ophthalmological Society (DOS), Member, American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) and Affiliate member, International Society for Ocular Oncology (ISOO).