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Dr. Romit Ratnakar Salin - Vitreo Retina, Uvea, Ophthalmology (Eye)

Dr. Romit Ratnakar Salin

Vitreo Retina, Uvea, Ophthalmology (Eye)


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Current Position:

  • Vitreo Retina Surgeon and Uvea Consultant at The Eye Foundation, Erode.

WORK EXPERIENCE

  • Consultant Retina (Jan2021 to July 2021) at Aravind Eye Hospital, Salem, Tamil Nadu.

CLINICAL & SURGICAL EXPERIENCE

  • Performed more than 100 pars Plana Vitrectomy in wide range of cases including
  • Rhegmatogenous retinal detachment (both early and late/Chronic PVR cases)
  • Internal limiting membrane peeling for macular hole, PVR RD cases.
  • Membrane peeling in advanced diabetic retinopathy eyes.
  • Also IOL drop and nucleus drop with Scleral fixation of IOL was done as routine case.
  • Diagnostics- well versed with interpretation of the various investigative modalities like Optical Coherence Topography, Fundus Fluorescence Angiography, Fundus Autofluorescence, B-Scan, Electroretinography, OCT - Angiography.
  • Lasers- Panretinal Photocoagulation, Focal Laser, Barrage Laser, Micropulse Laser and Rop Laser.
  • Surgery- gained expertise in surgical procedures and performed around 100 pars plana Vitrectomy for Endophthalmitis, Retinal Detachment, Vitreous Haemorrhage, Nucleus Removal, Foreign Body Removal, IOL Drop, ILM Peeling for PVR RD and Macular hole and Diabetic Membrane Peeling,; performed Scleral Buckling procedure with Cryotherapy.
  • Have independently operated more than 1000 Cataract surgeries- conventional ECCE, manual SICS and Phacoemulsification.
  • Assisted and performed in other surgeries like Dacryocystectomy, Dacryocystorhinostomy, Pterygium Excision, Enucleation, Evisceration, Trabeculectomy and Extra-Ocular Muscle Resection and Recession.
  • Other procedures done- Intravitreal injections, ND:YAG Capsulotomy and ND:YAG Peripheral Iridotomy.

ACADEMIC

  • Long Term Fellowship In Vitreo Retina (2018 to 2020) at Aravind Eye Hospital, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu.
  • National Board in Ophthalmology (2016 to 2018) at Aravind Eye Hospital, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu.
  • FICO (Advanced) 2017, EDINBURGH, EH8 9YL.
  • Diploma in Ophthalmology (2013 to 2015) at Dr. Shankarrao Chauhan Govt. Medical College, Nanded, Maharashtra.
  • CRR Internship (2011 to 2012) at Dr. Vasantrao Pawar Medical College, Nasik, Maharashtra.
  • MBBS (2006 to 2011) at Dr. Vasantrao Pawar Medical College, Nasik, Maharashtra.

ACHEIVEMENTS

  • Runner-up of OTSI Quiz 2016, Coimbatore.
  • Runner-up of Phaco-Refractive Decoded 2017, Coimbatore.
  • Faculty in AIOS PG Update 2019.
  • Faculty in "Ophthalmology San Frontiers" an Aravind-University of Illinois, Chicago collaborative conference held in Dec 2019.

THESIS

  • "A study comparing OCT-A with FFA in patients with Diabetic Macular Edema with respect to FAZ" under the guidance of Dr. V.R Sarvanan.

PAPERS & POSTERS PRESENTED

  • Jones procedure for Recurrent Entropion in Maharashtra State Conference 2014.
  • "A study comparing OCT-A with FFA in patients with Diabetic Macular Edema with respect to FAZ" in AIOC 2018.
  • "Kranenberg Syndrome - A Rare Combo" in AIOC 2018.
  • Analysis and Outcome of Traumatic 3 rd , 4 th and 6 th Cranial Nerve Palsies in OTSI 2018
  • Tersons Syndrome (AIOC 2020)
  • Autosomal Dominant CME (MOS 2020)

PUBLICATIONS

  • Ranjan R, Manayath Gj, Salian R, Narendran V. Methoxsalen-Induced Advanced Bull's Eye Maculopathy. European Journal of Ophthalmology. February 2020.DOI:10.1177/1120672120907317.
  • Ranjan R, Verghese S, Salian R, Manayath Gj, Saravanan Vr, Narendran V. Oct Angiography for the Diagnosis and Management of Choroidal Neovascularization Secondary to Choroideremia. American Journal of Ophthalmology Case Reports. Feburuary 2021.DOI:10.1016/J.AIOC.2021.101042.


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