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eOphtha was started as a blog in 2007 by Dr. Parthopratim Dutta Majumder. In August 2008, officially the website www.eophtha.com was launched. The whole web designing and development of this website was single handedly done by Dr Parthopratim. This website is primarily intended to meet the requirements of the residents, fellows and trainees of ophthalmology and optometry. Dr Partho’s unique and creative way of simplifying the subject is the highlight of this website. Various PPT presentations on important topics prepared by postgraduates from across the country have been uploaded on the website and can be accessed by one and all. e-resources for searching and understanding complex topics in ophthalmology have been mentioned in the website. Blogs on various topics by renowned ophthalmologists sharing their experiences from across the country add to the flavor of this website. This website is also a boon for exam going residents as the previous question papers of DNB and DO exams have been uploaded. Landmark journals and studies which are also useful for exams have been put up. For the benefit of the postgraduates who have completed their residency, lists of hospitals that offer fellowships throughout the country have been listed. This makes it easy for them to know on the availability of fellowships of a particular specialty in a given hospital. List of upcoming national and international conferences have also been highlighted for the convenience of the users to plan their conferences ahead of time. The Initiative of starting this website is to make the process of learning for the residents, fellows and optometrists a joyful experience. Sharing of knowledge is the key to gaining more knowledge

विद्या ददाति विनयं विनयाद्याति पात्रताम् ।
पात्रत्वाद्धनमाप्नोति धनाद्धर्मं ततः सुखम् ॥ ५ ॥

vidyA dadAti vinayaM, vinayAdyAti pAtratAM |
pAtratvAddhanamApnoti, dhanAddharmaM tataH sukhaM || 5 ||

(true/complete) knowledge gives discipline, from discipline comes worthiness, from worthiness one gets wealth, from wealth (one does) good deeds, from that (comes) joy.


Team eOphtha

Dr. Ashwin MohanDr. Aswin Mohan

Dr. Ashwin is a vitreo-retina consultant and is also a PhD Scholar in Maastricht University, Netherlands. He is involved in setting up the CAFX Atlas. He has completed MBBS from Sion Hospital, Mumbai, DNB from Sankara Nethralaya, Chennai and fellowship in Vitreo-retina from Narayana Nethralaya, Bangalore and RGUHS. He has received the Gold Medal in Neuro-ophthalmology in 2012 in Sankara Nethralaya. He has published a number of peer reviewed articles in the field of retinal oximetry and presented at various national and international meetings and is also a reviewer for international journals and has authored chapters in post graduate text books. He has a keen interest in retinal imaging and has also worked with institutes like IIT Madras and IISc as a retinal expert.

 

Dr. Parthopratim Dutta MajumderParthopratim Dutta Majumder
Parthopratim Dutta Majumder completed his graduation and post-graduation from Silchar Medical College & Hospital, Assam University. He completed his fellowship in medical retina and uvea from Sankara Nethralaya and joined department of uvea and intraocular inflammation as Associate consultant. He has written many chapters in many books . He was awarded with Dr. TLK Row Endowment Award for the best associate consultant 2010-11. He is a member of the All India, Delhi, All Assam Ophthalmological Societies and uveitis society of India. He has received Nataraj Pillai award for best scientific paper in 2009. He has attended and presented paper in various national and international conferences. His areas of interest include medical management of uveitis and scleritis, phacoemulsification in uveitic cataracts and medical graphics

 

 

Rohit RaoRohit Rao
Dr Rohit Rao, completed MBBS from JNMC Wardha Maharashtra in the year 2010. Done MS ophthalmology from JSS MEDICAL COLLEGE Mysore Karnataka in 2015. Underwent long-term fellowship in IOL and Anterior segment under the guidance of Dr Kalpana  Narendran at Aravind eye hospital Coimbatore in 2017.He underwent short term DCR fellowship from Shankara eye hospital Coimbatore under Dr Shruti Tara. Presently he is working as an Anterior Segment surgeon and oculoplasty consultant At Shri Ganesh Vinayak eye hospital, Raipur Chhattisgarh. He has quite a few National and International papers , videos and e-posters under his name. He has been very much involved in training new surgeons at Shri Ganesh Vinayak eye hospital Raipur Chhattisgarh.


Dr. Srikanth RamasubramaniumSrikanth Ramasubramanium
Dr. Srikanth graduated from Madras Medical College in 2006 and completed MS Ophthalmology in 2010 from Medical College, Baroda. He then completed his fellowship in pediatric ophthalmology from Sankara Nethralaya and has been working as a Consultant at Sankara Nethralaya since then. He manages pediatric cataracts, adult cataracts and strabismus patients routinely in his OPD. He has completed his FAICO (pediatric Ophthalmology), FICO and MRCS (Edinburgh).  He was awarded the T L K Row Award by the Medical Research Foundation for the Best Associate Consultant in Ophthalmology for the year 2013-14. He has been actively involved in teaching the optometrists, postgraduates and fellows at his centre. He has been part of PG teaching programs across the country. He has contributed to a number of textbooks on pediatric ophthalmology and strabismus. He also has a number of scientific presentations to his credit.

 

Dr. Tandava KrishnanaTandava Krishnan
Completed his graduation from  Kasturba medical college, Mangalore (Manipal university) from 1998-2004 and post-graduation from Sarojini Devi Eye Hospital and Regional institute of ophthalmology (Osmania medical college, Hyderabad) from 2005-2008. He did his Research cum Clinical fellowship in Vitreo-retinal services at Sankara Nethralaya from 2008-2011.He is currently working as a Vitreo-retinal consultant at Neo Retina, Hyderabad.He received  best post graduate competitive award at the Andhra Pradesh Ophthalmological society meet at Tirupati 2007. He is also the proud recipient of Swarnalata Punshi Award for the best research fellow for the year 2008-2009 awarded by Vision research foundation (Sankara Nethralaya) He has also won the Dr.K.Vengal Rao award for the best competitive paper at the Andhra Pradesh ophthalmological society meet held at Warangal 2013.He has also delivered the "Dr.K.Ravi Kumar Reddy Endowment lecture (2014) at Sarojini Devi Eye Hospital. He has 19 published papers in PUBMED indexed journals. He also has many articles in non PUBMED indexed journals and has co authored a book titled “The Sankara Nethralaya Atlas of Ophthalmic Ultrasound and Ultrasound Biomicroscopy” second edition and has written chapters in many  books. His current fields of interest include Diabetic retinopathy and Retinopathy of prematurity.