Dr. Namita Thakur


Dr. Namita Thakur



Mobile: 91-9736822714

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Academic Qualifications


M.S. (Ophthalmology)

Indira Gandhi Medical College, Shimla

Advanced Eye Centre, PGIMER, Chandigarh

Post Graduate Medical Training

M.S. (Ophthalmology)

Advanced Eye Centre, PGIMER, Chandigarh

July 2011to June 2014

Doctoral Thesis

Ultrasound Biomicroscopy in Strabismus Surgery: Efficacy in Postoperative Assessment of Horizontal 
Muscle Insertions”

Work experience after Post Graduation

Eye consultant

Regional Hospital Nahan, done around More than 200 ECCE and about more than 100 SICS

Did Phacoemulsification Training at Venu eye institute and research center Delhi

2014 July to Dec 2015


1.Ultrasound Biomicroscopy in Strabismus Surgery: Efficacy in Postoperative Assessment of Horizontal 
Muscle InsertionsThakur Namita,Kaur Savleen,Kumar Abiraj,Singh Ramandeep,Sukhija Jaspreet Strabismus

Clinical Training

Training in all specialties of Ophthalmology including:

· Cornea, lens and Refractive Surgery

· Neuro-ophthalmology & Strabismus

· Oculoplasty & Pediatric Ophthalmology

· Glaucoma

· Vitreoretina and Uvea

· Ocular Trauma and other Ocular Emergencies

  • Lasers, Ultrasound

Advanced diagnostic modalities like:

· Corneal pachymetry, Specular microscopy & Corneal topographic evaluation

· Fundus Photography, Retcam imaging and Fluorescein angiography

· Optical Coherence Tomography

· Humphrey Visual Field Evaluation & Goldmann perimetry

· Ultrasound Biomicroscopy, Anterior Segment OCT, Hiedelberg Retinal Tomography

· Electrophysiological tests including electro-retinography, and visual evoked potentials

· Biometry work up & Refractive surgery work up

Surgical Experience (During post graduation)

Performed following procedures in adequate numbers:

Anterior segment surgery :

· Cataract surgery: Extra capsular cataract extraction, Phacoemulsification

Other surgeries: Corneal perforation repair, Optical and Therapeutic Keratoplasty Pterygium surgery

· Lid surgery: Entropion Surgery, Ectropion Surgery, Chalazion excision, Lid laceration repair, Evisceration, Enucleation

· Intravitreal injections

· Glaucoma filtration surgery

· Assisted following surgeries:



Pediatric cataract extraction

Therapeutic Keratoplasty

Optical Keratoplasty

Squint surgeries

Glaucoma filtration surgery

Pars plana Vitrectomy & Endophthalmitis Vitrectomy

Vitreo Retinal surgery, Scleral Buckling Surgery

In-Patient Management and Emergency Duties

· I have completed 3 years of Ophthalmology with in-patient and outpatient management training program. Patients with both anterior as well as posterior segment conditions were admitted, worked up and managed efficiently in the post-operative period during this training. Arranging appropriate patient referrals was an integral part of the management in the wards.

· In addition to that, I was posted on rotational basis in the following services:

– Ultrasonography (B-scan)

– Fundus Fluorescein Angiography

– Ophthalmic Lasers and OCT

– Camp visits

Community Ophthalmology Programmes

· Participated in 5 cataract screening reach-in camps organized by the Eye Bank, Advanced eye center PGIMER,Chandigarh.

Professional Membership

Chandigarh ophthalmological society (COS) 2012

North Zone ophthalmological society (NZOS) 2013


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