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Retina

What is Vitreo-Retina?

This department takes care of the posterior segment of the eye which comprises of this delicate surgery takes place where the gel-like vitreous and light-sensitive membrane (retina) are found.

The retina is located approximately two centimeters behind your pupil. It is shaped like a small cup.

Diagnostic procedure

In our hospital facilities provided for retina checkup

  • OCT(Optical Coherence Topography)
  • DFA(Digital Fundus Angiography)
  • FFA(Fundus Fluorescein Angiography- it is done by injecting the fluorescein dye intravenously)
  • ICG
  • USG-B Scan
  • Laser treatment- argon green laser, diode laser & prophylactic laser

Conditions in vitreo-retina

  • Age-related macular degeneration
  • Diabetic retinopathy
  • Diabetic vitreous haemorrhage
  • Macular hole
  • A detached retina
  • Epiretinal membrane
  • CMV retinitis
  • ROP

When to see a doctor

If patient starts complaining about floaters, i.,e., insect like structures or flashes of light he should consult an ophthalmologist ASAP.

The vision of the patient may or maynot be affected.

Surgical procedures available

  • Pars Plana Vitrectomy.
  • Pan Retinal Photocoagulation
  • Ignipuncture
  • Pneumatic Retino Cryopexy or Cryotherapy
  • Macular hole repair
  • Posterior sclerotomy
  • Radial Optic Neurotomy

Vitreo-Retina Specialist In Our hospital

  • Dr. Prosenjit Mondal

    MBBS, MS, FVRS

    Specialization :Vitreo-Retina
    Dr. Prosenjit Mondal completed his MBBS from R.G.Kar Medical College, Kolkata & MS from GSVM Medical College Kanpur. He has done fellowship in Vitreo-Retinal Surgery from Aravind Eye Hospital & Post Graduate Institute Of Ophthalmology.Subsequently he was medical officer at Aravind Eye Hospital Pondicherry. Dr. Mondal can perform Buckling Surgery, Sutureless Trans conjunctival Pars plana Vitrectomy for Retinal Detachment, Diabetic Vitrectomy, Macular Hole, Intraocular Foreihn body removal,Endophthalmitis & Scleral fixated IOL.He has special interest in Retinopathy Of Prematurity.

  • Dr. Sangeeta Roy

    MBBS, MD, FICO

    Specialization :Vitreo-Retina
    Dr.Sangeeta Roy has done her MBBS from Nil Ratan Sircar Medical College and hospital in 2008. She has completed her MD in Ophthalmology from Dr.Rajendra Prasad Centre for Ophthalmic Sciences ,AIIMS in 2012. She was awarded with the Bodhraj Sabharwal gold medal for best post graduate student (2012). She joined as a senior resident in the vitreoretina services in AIIMS in 2012. She was awarded with the fellowship of International college of ophthalmology in 2014.Previously she had worked as a vitreoretina consultant in Grewal eye institute,Chandigarh. She has several papers in indexed and non indexed journals.

  • Dr. Anirudhha Maiti

    MBBS, DO (Gold Medalist), DNB, FRVS, FICO (U.K.)

    Specialization :Vitreo-Retina
    Dr. Aniruddha Maiti has done long term Vitreo-Retina fellowship from Mumbai under Dr. Natarajan. He has several research paper published in Peer-reviewed National and International Journals , contributed multiple chapters in textbook of repute, presented several research papers in National and International Symposiums. He has been awarded the Young Researcher’s Award in AIOS, 2010, Runner’s up in All India Ophthalmology Quiz in AIOS, 2008 and AIOS-IJO Gold award for the best publication in the year 2011. His special interest is in Retinal detachment surgery and Electrophysiology.

  • Dr. Kishor K. Satpute

    M.B.B.S, M.S, F.R.V.S.

    Specialization :Vitreo Retina
    Dr. K.K. Satpute completed his MBBS from Govt. Medical College, Maharashtra University of Health Sciences, Nasik in June2002 – February 2007. Completed MS in Ophthalmology from Regional Institute Of Medical Sciences, Imphal, Manipur in May 2010 – April 2013. Completed FRVS from Susrut Eye Foundation & Research Centre, Kolkata in June 2013 – June 2015.

  • Dr. Trishna Taye

    M.B.B.S, M.S.,F.I.V.R

    Specialization :Vitreo Retina
    Dr. Trishna Taye completed her MBBS from Assam Medical College, Dibrugarh in 2007. Completed MS Ophthalmology, Assam Medical College, Dibrugarh in 2012 (with gold medal) Completed long term fellowship in vireo-retina, sankar foundation eye hospital, Visakhapatnam in January 2013 to August 2014.