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Ophthalmology

Eye Surgeon opthalmologist LASIK

Dr. Chirag Mittal

Dr. Chirag Mittal has completed his medical graduation from Smt. NHL Medical College, Ahmedabad. After completing his post-graduation from Delhi, he pursued a 2-year Fellowship in Cornea and Anterior segment from prestigious L. V. Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad.

Dr. Chirag specialises in the treatment of corneal ailments with expertise in management of keratoconus with C3R, INTACS, various Refractive surgeries including Femto LASIK, SMILE, ICL and advanced cataract surgery.

He is extensively trained and experienced in lamellar corneal transplant procedures like DALK and DSAEK. His special interests include Limbal stem cell transplant, Keratoprosthesis, Amniotic membrane and mucous membrane grafts for management of ocular surface disorders like chemical injuries and Steven Johnson syndrome.

As a Clinical Associate in LV Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad he has also trained junior fellows and Residents in Cornea and Cataract surgeries.

Due to his keen interest in teaching, Dr. Mittal is a frequent Faculty at prominent conferences both nationally and internationally.

 

EDUCATION

 

M.B.B.S.​

Smt. NHL Municipal Medical College, Ahmedabad, Gujarat

DIPLOMATE OF NATIONAL BOARD

National Board of Examinations, Delhi

FELLOW, CORNEA & ANTERIOR SEGMENT SURGERY

L.V. PRASAD EYE INSTITUTE, HYDERABAD

CERTIFIED DSAEK SURGEON

SIGHT LIFE INTERNATIONAL, USA

CERTIFIED FEMTO LASER CATARACT SURGEON

CATALYS PRECISION LASER SYSTEM, J&J USA

WORK EXPERIENCE

  • Consultant, Centre for Sight, Delhi since Jan’ 15- Jan'20

  • Clinical Associate, Cornea & Anterior Segment services LV Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad Jul’14 to Dec’14

  • Fellow, Cornea & Ant. Segment services LV Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad Jan 13 to Jun 14

  • Fellow, Medical Retina at Sadguru Netra Chikitsalaya, Chitrakoot, M.P. 

  • Medical Officer in Deptt. Of Ophthalmology, Chacha Nehru Bal Chikitsalaya (Affiliated To Maulana Azad Medical College), Geeta Colony, Delhi.

  • DNB Resident Surgeon in the Deptt. of Ophthalmology, Dr. Baba Saheb Ambedkar Hospital,Rohini Sec-6, Delhi.

SURGICAL EXPERIENCE

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  • Cataract surgery: More than 10,000 Topical, Stichless Cataract surgeries including Bladeless Femto-Cataract surgery using Premium, Multifocal and Toric lenses to reduced dependence on glasses.

  • Management of traumatic and complicated cataract surgeries.

  • Phaco Trainer for ALCON Phaco Development program at LVPEI, Hyderabad for training young surgeons in Phaco surgery.

  • Refractive (LASIK & SMILE) : Experience with B&L Technolas and Alcon Wavelight Allegretto 500, Ziess MEL90, Contura Vision Excimer Laser, Visumax Femto Laser for Femto Lasik and SMILE.

  • Implantable Collamer Lenses (ICL) for high myopias.

  • Cornea transplants : Over 1000 Penetrating Keratoplasties along with Lamellar surgeries such as ALK, DALK and DSAEK

  • Ocular Surface : Management of whole spectrum of ocular surface diseases like chemical burns, SJS, OCP ( with Lid margin Mucous Membrane Grafts, Boston type 1 Keratoprosthesis and LVP Keratoprosthesis , Simple limbal epithelial transplant {SLET})

  • Ocular Trauma : Primary repair of open globe injuries, traumatic cataracts and scleral fixated IOL and pupilloplasties.

  • Immunology : Management of chronic anterior segment inflammations and dry eyes

  • Infections: Experience in management of Corneal infections and microbiology setup.

PROFFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

  • All India Ophthalmological Society

  • Delhi Ophthalmological Society

  • Cornea Society of India

  • Indian Society of Cornea and Kerato-Refractive Surgeon

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