Dr. Kumar Chhugani
Education qualification :
|Year of joining:||15th July, 1989|
|Year of passing:||May, 1994|
|Internship||Sudarshan nethralaya, Amreli,|
gujarat hospital managed by aravind
eye care system (2012-2013)
|Institute||11-7-94 to 31-7-95|
|University||Karnataka University, Dharwad|
|Registrations:||Maharashtra medical council no. 091646 |
Karnataka medical council no. 41800
|Year of joining:||September 1995|
|Year of passing:||August 1998|
|Institute:||Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College (JNMC), Belgaum|
|University:||Karnataka University, Dharwad|
|Thesis:||CLINICAL EVALUATION OF SECONDARY GLAUCOMAS|
|Hospital:||Dr. Shemsher Singh Eye Hospital, Punjab|
|Duration:||15th September, 1998 to 15th July, 1999|
|Duration:||1st August, 1999 to 31st January, 2000|
|Duration:||14th April, 2000 to 28th April, 2000|
|Hospital:||Municipal Eye Hospital, Kamathipura|
|Duration:||1st May, 2000 to 31st July, 2000|
During the above tenure worked individually in the OPD with exposure to various diagnostic tools like Perimetry, Fundus Fluorescein angiography (FFA), A and B Scan biometry.
Performed Retinal Lasers.
Individually performed small incision cataract surgery, trabeculectomy with combined procedures, DCT, primary repair in ocular injuries.
Assisted in various vitreo-retinal procedures and that’s when the zeal to do a dedicated fellowship programme was encouraged and instigated by my senior Dr.Atul Ursekar.
Aravind eye hospital, Madhurai
From 10th July to 15th July2000
Attended OT and OPD of various sub-speciality
Actively participated in clinical discussions
VITREO-RETINA FELLOWSHIP :
S.B. DR.Sohan Singh Eye Hospital, Amritsar
One year duration from October, 2000 to September, 2001
Post fellowship: One year Full Time dedicated vitreo-retinal consultant.
During my tenure in Amritsar I received exhaustive exposure to FFA, B-Scan, retinal lasers both green and red diode with TTT. Performed number of retinal surgeries. Scleral buckling, simple and complicated vitretomies for PVR, PDR with TRD, macular holes, ERM removal, IOFB removal, intraocular cysticercosis, endophthalmitis management, intravitreal TPA with gas for sub macular hemorrhages and others.
Underwent a short term Phacoemulsification training programme at K.B.Haji Bachooli Eye Hospital.
MOORFIELDS EYE HOSPITAL, LONDON, UK.
Fellowship in vitreo-retina for period of 15 days. (may, 2011)
Since December, 2000 I am into private practice as a consulting eye surgeon with specialist vitreo-retina consultant and surgeon in various hospitals in Mumbai. I was also a visiting vitreo-retinal surgeon to pune. (Dr. Ashok Moolani)
I am regularly performing phacoemulsification cataract surgery and all vitreo-retina procedures. I am also actively managing ROP in Prince Aly Khan hospital. I am well versed with all the latest advances and development in the field of RETINA and Cataract.
By numbers, I have performed 3000 vitreo-retina surgeries, procedures, and lasers. And more than 5000 cataract surgeries of which approximately 80% are by phacoemulsification.
“ILM PEELING AS AN ADJUNCT IN MACULAR HOLE SURGERY”
Annual VRSI conference Feb’2003.
All India Ophthalmological Society (AIOS)
Vitreo-Retinal Society of India (VRSI)
Bombay Ophthalmological Association (BOA)
Association of Medical Consultants (AMC)
The Indian Association of Day Care Surgery (IADCS)
HONORARY VITREO-RETINA CONSULTANT
Prince Aly Khan Hospital, Mazgaon
Manav Eye Hospital, Dadar TT
Peoples Mobile Hospital, Worli
VISITING VITREO-RETINA CONSULTANT
Parekh Eye Hospital, Bandra
Divyajyoti eye clinic, Andheri (W)
Moolani Eye Care Centre (MECC), Poona
E-mail id: email@example.com
• Launched a new eye centre in Mulund-w, under brand name “SPECIALITY EYE CARE” with an aim to provide the best and honest eye care.
• Launched website: www.specialityeyecare.com for on line queries and patient education programme.