|Dr. Abhishek Onkar||Assistant Professor||M.B.B.S, M.S.||Dr. Archan Das||Junior Resident||M.B.B.S.|
|List of Non-Teaching Staff|
|Smt. T. Shiny Cherian l||Technical Assistant|
|Shri. D Chakraborty||Lab Attendant|
|Shri. V Ganeshan||Reception|
Overview of the department: Department of Ophthalmology is a well-equipped department with state-of –art equipments. Department is registered center for National Program for Control of Blindness (NPCB) and Eye Bank Association of India (EBAI). It conducts regular out-reach activities for rural and urban population residing in remote areas and also other Island of A&N which includes diagnostic camps for cataract, glaucoma, retina screening, school health checkups, training of school teachers and paramedical staff. We are carrying out clinical as well as educational research.
Infrastructural facilities: It has adequate space having 2 consulting rooms, Glaucoma clinic, Retina clinic, Seminar room cum Library, Eye Bank, Refraction rooms, Major and Minor OT, Laser room, Perimetry room, and Investigation/Procedure room. We have Optical Coherence Tomography (STRATUS OCT), Humphrey Field Analyser, Argon Green Laser (Zeiss), YAG Laser (Ocular), Slit Lamps-5 (HAAG ST, 2-NIDEK, 3-LABO MED), Auto-refractometer, Digital Fundus Imaging (Zeiss), A-Scan, B-Scan, Keratometer, Operating Microscope (Leica), NCT (Keeler, Nidac), Phacoemulsification unit.
Beds available- 16, Patient load (average OPD-150/day, major surgeries-500-700/ year)
Staff available: Senior Ophthalmic assistant-01, Ophthalmic assistants-07, Lab technician-01, Eye bank counsellors- 02, Staff nurse-01, Ward attendant / Aaya- 02, OT Staff Nurse-01, OT technician-01, Data operator-01, Clerk-01, Receptionist-01.
Phacoemulsification and small incision cataract surgery, glaucoma surgery, other anterior segment surgeries, OCT, Retina lasers, YAG iridectomy and capsulotomy, Pachymetry, Anterior segment and fundus photography.