Dr. Sandip Mitra, MD

Specialist Ophthalmologist

Country of Origin: India

About Our Doctor

Dr. Sandip Mitra graduated from the Jawaharlal Institute of Post Graduate Medical Education & Research in India and went on to specialize in Ophthalmology from the All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi. He was awarded the Bodhraj Gold medal for the best post graduate student in ophthalmology. He subsequently obtained his Fellowship from the Royal College of Surgeons in Edinburgh and London with distinction in Ophthalmology, and also did a short training in Vitreo-retinal Surgery at Moorefield Hospital, London, UK. Continuing further in his area of special interest, Dr. Mitra obtained his Fellowship in Corneal & Refractive Surgery from the largest eye hospital in Australia – The Royal Victorian Eye & Ear Hospital, University of Melbourne. While in Australia, he was also involved in various multi-centric research projects at CERA (The Centre for Eye Research, Australia). He specialized in the “Big bubble technique for lamellar keratoplasty” and performed series of successful corneal graft for keratoconus. Recently he got his training in DSEAK procedure from University eye hospital in Fort Mayers US from Dr. Gorovoe.

Credentials

  • MD and residency: All India institute of Medical Sciences, India
  • Fellowship: Royal college of surgeons, Edinburgh, UK Cornea and
  • Refractive fellowship: Royal Victoria Eye and Ear Hospital, Australia
  • Consultant and Head of Department at a private hospital in Sharjah and Dubai
  • Cornea consultant, RVEEH, Australia
  • HOD and consultant SQUH, Oman
  • Senior registrar, AIIMS, India
  • Ophthalmologist, European society of cataract and refractive surgeons, Emirates ophthalmic society, All India ophthalmic society
  • Publications: 200 pier review journals, reviewer for Oman Ophthalmic journal and Middle east journal of ophthalmology

Expertise

  • Cataract surgery: Phacoemulsification using multifocal, trifocal and trifocal toric IOL under topical anesthesia
  • Refractive surgery: FemtoRelex smile, Femto LASIK, PRK and PTK, PhakicIOls implantation Cornea: transplant DALK, DSAEK, DMEK, stem cell transplant, amnion graft
  • Keratoconus treatment: collagen cross linkage and ICR placement Glaucoma: trabeculectomy, express shunts and MIGs procedures
  • Retina and vitreous: 25 and 23 gzvitrectomy and retinal detachment surgery
  • Extra ocular: DCR, CDCR, Lid surgery , Blepheroplasty, Botox injection
  • Contact lens: Hard and soft lens fitting
  • Refraction and amblyopia and squint surgery
  • Diabetic laser treatment, intra-vitreallucentis and eylea and ozurdex injections
  • Investigative ophthalmology: visual field, OCT angio, anterior OCT, topography, Ultrasound

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