ABOUT US

ABOUT US

DOCTORS @ LEI


Dr. Suhas Haldipurkar

Dr. Suhas Haldipurkar

Medical Director


Founder Director of LEI and Chief Trustee of Laxmi Charitable Trust, Dr. Suhas Haldipurkar is among the pioneers of the phaco technique for cataract surgery in India and a recognised phaco teacher as well. In fact his name has become synonymous with world class cataract surgery.

A medical graduate from Karnataka Medical College at Hubli, Dr. Haldipurkar completed his post-graduation in Ophthalmology from Mumbai. In 1989, he travelled to Japan for his Fellowship in Anterior Segment Surgeries under Dr. Akira Momose and subsequently, to Germany for a Fellowship in Advanced Cataract Surgery and Phacoemulsification under Dr. Fredrick Rentsch. Dr. Haldipurkar has also undergone intensive training in Refractive Surgery in USA.

Dr. Haldipurkar is an active participant and contributor to ophthalmic discussions globally and has numerous scientific papers, posters and surgical videos to his credit.

OPD consultation days
Panvel Branch: Monday, Thursday, 3:30 PM onwards
Dombivali Branch: Every Tuesday


Dr. Devendra Venkatramani

Dr. Devendra Venkatramani

Vitreo-retinal surgeon


Dr. Devendra Venkatramani graduated from Byramjee Jeejeebhoy Medical College, Pune, and was conferred the Best Outgoing Student of the college. He also topped the Maharashtra University of Health Sciences and received the Anandrao Bhauji Saindane Gold Medal and the Vice-Chancellor's Certificate of Merit for the same.

He completed his DNB in ophthalmology from Sankara Nethralaya, Chennai, where he was adjudged the Best Outgoing Student, and also won the prestigious Dr. S. Kanthimathynathan Endowment and Gold Medal in neuro ophthalmology.

He did his fellowship training in retinal and vitreous surgery at L. V. Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad.

He has been awarded the FRCS (Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons, Glasgow, UK) and the MRCS (Member of the Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh, UK) degrees.

He has also cleared the Advanced ICO (International Council of Ophthalmology) examination.

Dr. Devendra was a project consultant at the IIT, Madras. He also has numerous book-chapters to his name and has presented papers at various national and international conferences.

Dr. Devendra works as consultant vitreo-retinal surgeon at LEI, focusing on management of age-related macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, retinopathy of prematurity, and retinal detachment.


Dr. Devendra Phalak

Dr. Devendra Phalak

Vitreo-Retinal surgeon


A graduate from Seth G.S. Medical College, KEM Hospital, Mumbai, Dr. Devendra Phalak completed his MS in Ophthalmology from RIO, Kolkata, securing top honours.

He gained a Fellowship in Vitreo-Retinal Surgery at L.V. Prasad Eye Institute and trained under Dr. Annie Mathai, Dr. Raja Narayanan and Dr. Jay Chhablani. He has also trained for uveitic disorders under Dr Annie Mathai.

Dr. Phalak is a member of many ophthalmic societies and has presented many papers and posters at national and state conferences.

He currently works at LEI as a consultant Vitreo-Retinal surgeon and specialises in diabetic retinopathy, retinal detachment and uveitis.


Dr. Hrishikesh Tadwalkar

Dr. Hrishikesh Tadwalkar

Visiting Consultant Oculoplastics Specialist


Dr. Hrishikesh Tadwalkar is an MBBS and gold medalist in Internal Medicine. He also topped University, during his MS in Ophthalmology.

He did his fellowship training in Oculoplasty at Aravind Eye Hospital, Madurai and in orbital diseases from the University of British Colombia.

OPD consultation days
Panvel Branch: Tuesday 10:30 AM to 02:00 PM


Dr. Mrudula Bhave

Dr. Mrudula Bhave

Visiting Consultant Refractive Surgery Specialist


Dr. Mrudula Bhave is an MBBS from Shivaji University, and has done her DOMS from Pune University. She has also trained in Excimer Laser procedures in Pune.

Dr. Bhave is a visiting consultant refractive surgeon at LEI.

OPD consultation days
Panvel Branch: Saturday 09:00 AM to 03:00 PM


Dr. Atul Seth

Dr. Atul Seth

Visiting Consultant Squint and Neuro-ophthalmology Specialist


Dr. Atul Seth has trained in squint and orthoptics extensively at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences and at L. V. Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad.

He is a visiting consultant Squint and Neuro-ophthalmology specialist.

OPD consultation days
Panvel Branch: Fridays 02:30 PM to 4:00 PM


Dr. Susanta Chatterjee

Dr. Susanta Chatterjee

General Ophthalmology


Dr. Susanta Chatterjee is an MBBS from MIMER Medical College, Talegaon. He has also completed his DOMS from KIMS Medical College, Hyderabad.

He has undergone two years of comprehensive fellowship training and subsequently one year of intensive surgical training in cataract and glaucoma surgery at L. V. Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad.

He also has many presentations and publications to his credit.

Dr. Chatterjee works as a consultant in General Ophthalmology at LEI, and specialises in phacoemulsification cataract surgery, trabeculectomy, combined surgery, pterygium with autograft.
Memberships:
  • Bombay Ophthalmic Society
  • All India Ophthalmic society.
OPD consultation days
Panvel Branch: Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday : 05.00 PM to 08.30 PM


Dr. Manoj Gupta

Dr. Manoj Gupta

Consultant General Ophthalmology


Dr. Manoj Gupta has completed his basic Medical education (MBBS) in 1989 from Government Medical College Faridkot, Punjab after which he pursued his MS. in Ophthalmology from Government Medical College, Amritsar in the year 2000.

He has also completed a training course in Medical Retina and Laser techniques from AIIMS, New Delhi. He has worked as an Ophthalmologist for 17 years in district civil hospitals of Punjab under PCMS (Punjab Civil Medical Services). He had actively participated in Eye Camps organized by government of Punjab at different places, also camps organised by Chintpurni Medical College in areas of Pathankot, Punjab.

He has been working in Laxmi Eye Institute as a consultant in General Ophthalmology.

Surgical skills: Phacoemulsification Cataract Surgery, SICS, Pterygium Surgery, Entropion correction.

Memberships:

Delhi Ophthalmic Society
All India Ophthalmic society.
Punjab Ophthalmic Association.


 
 
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