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Dr Suvira's Practice

Dr Suvira has 30 years of experience as an opthalmologist with a specialised focus on refractive cataract surgery.  She has trained and worked in the United Kingdom before returning to practice full-time in India.  Over the course of her career, she has performed over 95,000 cataract surgeries and over 1,000 corneal transplants.  Her patient-centric approach is rooted in compassion and empathy.

 

In addition to her clinical practice, Dr Suvira is deeply engaged in research and teaching in the field of ophthalmology.  She has presented over 200 research papers on cataract and corneal surgical procedures and performed over 25 live cataract surgeries at ophthalmic conferences across Europe and Asia.  She also heads a comprehensive cataract surgery training program at K.B.H.B. Eye Hospital in Mumbai, through which she has taught over 1,000 trainee ophthalmologists to perform cataract surgeries.

Qualifications

  • MBBS (Belgaum)

  • FRCS (Edinborough)

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Services offered

  • Optometric services including prescriptions for spectacles and contact lenses 

  • Pediatric eye care 

  • Glaucoma management  

  • Corneal services including eye transplants

  • Cataract surgical services including phacoemulsification and implanting premium intra-ocular lenses

  • Refractive surgical services including lasik

  • Management of dry eyes and ocular surface disorders 

  • Retinal evaluation and surgical treatment of retinal disorders 

  • Oculoplasty and management of ocular trauma

Surgeries are performed at Trivision hospital (Bandra West), Rushabh hospital (Chembur), and K.B. Haji Bachooali hospital (Parel).

Visiting Faculty

Dr. Kartik Panikkar

DNB, FAEH (Glaucoma), FAICO (Glaucoma), FICO (UK), FRCS (Glsg)

Dr Prachee Agashe

MBBS, DNB, FPOS( Aravind Eye Hospital, Madurai), FLVPEI ( Fellowship in Retinopathy of Prematurity)  

Dr. Swapnesh Sawant

FRCS Glasgow, MS, DNB ,FICO (UK), FMRF (Sankara Nethralaya), FAICO (retina), Retina fellowship (Moorfields hospital London)

Dr Prithesh Bhaskar Shetty

MBBS MS Ophthalmology, DNB Ophthalmology FAEH (Fellowship in Aravind Eye Hospital)

Orbit Oculoplasty Oncology and Ocular Prosthesis Consultant

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