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  • Dr. Ajay Shankar - Ophthalmologist and Cornea Surgeon



    • Qualification : MBBS., D.N.B (Vellore), FCOS, FRCS
    • Designation : Consultant Ophthalmologist and Cornea Surgeon
    • Professional experience :
      • MBBS from Veer Surendra Sai Medical College, Sambalpur, Orissa (1997-2003)
      • D.N.B. in Ophthalmology (April, 2007 – April, 2010) from Schell Eye Hospital, Dept. of Ophthalmology, Christian Medical College, Vellore
      • MNR Medical College, Hyderabad (Asst. Professor, Jan, 2011 – June, 2011)
      • Fellow in Cornea, Apollo Hospital, Hyderabad (July, 2011 – June, 2012)
      • Phaco - Training at LV Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad (July, 2012)
      • Cornea Consultant at Sankar Foundation Eye Hospital, Visakhapatnam (September, 2012 – October, 2013)
      • Consultant Ophthalmologist (Cornea and Refractive Surgery) at SevenHills Hospital, Visakhapatnam (Since November, 2013)
    • Clinical Skills :
      • Objective Refraction using Streak Retinoscope • Auto refraction
      • Torch-Light Examination
      • Slit-Lamp Examination
      • Goldmann Applanation, Dynamic Contour Tonometer, Non Contact Tonometry
      • 2-Mirror, 3-Mirror & 4-Mirror Gonioscopy
      • Direct Ophthalmoscopy
      • Fundus Examination with 78D/90D Lens on Slit Lamp
      • Fundus Examination with/without scleral indentation using 20D Lens on Indirect Ophthalmoscopy
      • Interpreting HFA-II, HRT, OCT, Corneal Topography Maps, IOL Calculations.
      • B-Scan, Bausch & Lomb Keratometer, Auto-K, A-Scan.
      • Contact Lens Fitting
    • Surgical Experience Performed Cataract Surgeries: Manual SICS (Blumenthal Technique) (5000+), Large Incision ECCE (370), Phacoemulsification (2000+), Penetrating Keratoplasty (97), Deep Anterior Lamellar Keratoplasty (24), Collagen Cross Linkage (78), Amniotic Membrane Transplant (42), LASIK (18).
    • Other Surgeries Performed : Dacryocystorhinostomy (52), Dacryocystectomy (12), Pterygium Surgery (452), Chalazion Excision (83),Open Globe Repair (102), Lid Laceration Repair (75), Enucleation (41), Evisceration (27), Choroidal Drainage (14), Tarsorrhaphy (36), Tissue Adhesive Application (45), Incision and Drainage (54), FB Removal (248), Cyclocryo (25), Excision Biopsy (22), Intra-Vitreal (41) /Intra-Cameral Injections (63)