ABOUT YOUR EYE DOCTOR
Dr Kumar Ravi
Cataract surgeon and Glaucoma specialist, Refractive eye specialist Kolkata
Sankara Jyoti Eye Institute , New Town Kolkata
We care for your eyes
After years of hard work and strenuous studying,your eye doctor Dr Kumar Ravi began practicing as an eye specialist in 2013. After working in 2 of the topmost eye hospitals in India i.e LV Prasad eye Insititute ,Hyderabad and Sankara Nethralaya Kolkata, Dr Kumar Ravi offers the newest trends of managing Cataract and glaucoma .His extensive Ophthalmology knowledge combined with an ongoing curiosity to learn about the latest medical and surgical trends define his success in the medical field. To learn more about his medical and academic background, please read below.
GALLERY: DR KUMAR RAVI
Cataract and glaucoma services
DR KUMAR RAVI
BEST EYE DOCTOR IN KOLKATA
Cataract surgeon/ Glaucoma specialist/ Refractive
Eye specialist in Kolkata, India
Since 2013, I’ve been a practicing as an eye specialist in Kolkata, helping patients find their way back to healthy eyes. Experience of working in two of the best eye hospitals in India ie LV Prasad Eye Insitutue Hyderabad and Sankara Nethralaya has turned me into a responsible eye doctor.Please read below to learn about my education and experience as a dedicated Eye specialist
June 2019 onwards
Cataract surgeon and Glaucoma specialist Kolkata
Dr. Kumar Ravi, one of the best eye doctors in kolkata is currently working as Cataract surgeon Glaucoma specialist and refractive eye specialist at BB Eye Foundation VIP, Kolkata. He is also a visiting eye surgeon at AMRI Medical centre Southern Avenue, Kolkata.
He is a practicing eye doctor for more than 8 years and is one of the best cataract surgeons and glaucoma specialists in Kolkata
Dr Kumar Ravi is known among his peers as a pioneer eye surgeon with extraordinary experience with modern multifocal, Toric, Toric multifocal and monofocal lenses.
He is actively involved in training of post graduates in phacoemulsification, small incision cataract surgery and glaucoma filtering surgeries, glaucoma valve surgeries and in management of congenital glaucomas.
Areas of active interest include glaucoma filtering surgeries and valve surgeries for adult as well as Pediatric glaucoma.
2013 - 2019
CATARACT AND GLAUCOMA CONSULTANT
Former Consultant Sankara Nethralaya
He has 6 years experience of working as an eye specialist in one of the prestigious eye hospitals , Sankara Nethralaya, Kolkata.He is one of the very few eye surgeons in kolkata to use topical anesthesia for cataract surgeries
He has a vast experience in managing patients with sight threatening advanced glaucoma
He is well versed with all modalities of cataract management and has a surgical experience of over 10 years
He has an expertise in managing different types of glaucoma in different age groups
FELLOWSHIP IN GLAUCOMA
LV Prasad Eye Institute
Dr Kumar Ravi has done his 2 years of fellowship in Glaucoma and Cataract from one of the best eye hospitals in India, L.V Prasad Eye institute, Hyderabad.
MASTERS IN OPHTHALMOLOGY
Regional Institute Of Ophthalmology Bangalore
Dr Kumar Ravi has done his MS (Ophthalmology) from the prestigious Bangalore Medical College (Minto Ophthalmic Hospital - Regional Institute of Ophthalmology, Bangalore). Thoroughly trained in comprehensive eye examination including detail examination of Cornea, Glaucoma, Cataract, Retina, Squint and Eye lid disorders
Dr Kumar Ravi
Cataract surgeon and Glaucoma specialist, Kolkata:
I would like to share few of my achievements throughout my years of practice as an eye doctor.
Breakthroughs and More
Throughout my time as a professional Eye specialist, I’ve been able to research and study an array of eye care topics. More recently, I’ve had the opportunity to publish some of my work in various ophthalmology journals and news sources. My publications are very helpful to fellow eye care specialists as well as Ophthalmology students who are interested in my specialities and life as a practicing Doctor. Please feel free to read some of my publications below.
2. Nasoplpebral Lipoma Coloboma syndrome
3. Refractive surprise following implantation of correct powered intraocular lens - A real surprise!
4. Challenges in the implantation of a Boston Type 1 keratoprosthesis and a glaucoma drainage device in a nanophthalmic eye.
CONTACT YOUR EYE DOCTOR
Dr Kumar Ravi
Cataract surgeon and Glaucoma specialist, Kolkata
Shreetower II, RAA-36, VIP Road Raghunathpur, Kolkata, West Bengal 700059
3.Sankara Jyoti Eye Institute, Newtown , Kolkata
705-708, Qube New Town,Next to City Centre- II (above Westside)