Optometry

Optometry is the comprehensive eye examination arm of Dr Shroff’s Charity Eye Hospital. A team of nearly 40 professionally qualified and competent optometrists undertake the core clinical services by providing comprehensive eye examination and co-management through refraction of the eye and appropriate investigations of disorders of the eye & vision systems.

Optometrists provide services for prevention, screening, diagnosis, treatment and eye health promotions, treatment and rehabilitation through spectacles and various optometry sub-specialty clinics like low vision, specialized contact lens for irregular corneas, ocular prosthesis and binocular vision therapy.

The team provides independent services in clinics like

  • Optometry triage screening,
  • Cataract-post operative follow-ups,
  • Myopia & refractive error,
  • Pre & Post-refractive surgery
  • Binocular vision therapy
  • Follow-up clinic

Services offered:

  1. Eye examination, eye testing to determine nature and extent of vision problems and abnormalities
  2. Assessing ocular health and visual functions by measuring visual acuity and refractive error, and testing the functions of visual pathways, visual fields, eye movements, freedom of vision and intra-ocular pressure and performing other tests using various equipment in specialty eye clinics
  3. Detecting, diagnosing, and managing eye disease
  4. Diagnosing eye movement disorders and defects of binocular function
  5. Prescribing spectacles, contact lenses, low vision aids, Ocular prosthesis, and checking their suitability and comfort
  6. Prescribing exercises to co-ordinate movements and focusing of eyes and instructing and counselling patients in the use of corrective techniques and eye exercises
  7. Advising on visual health matters such as contact lens care, vision care for the elderly, optics, visual ergonomics and occupational and industrial eye safety
  8. Working in coordination with the ophthalmologist
  9. Patient care
  10. Academic services such as optometry enhancement training programs for national as well as international candidates like Fellowship, Internship, Short-term programs

Team

Mr. Prem Kr. Singh

Ms. Soniya Srivastava

Mr. Abhilekh Aneja

Ms. Renu Verma

Mr. Suresh Yadav

Mr. Surender Dixit

Ms. Sonia Sharma

Mr Brajesh Kumar

Mr. Birender Kumar Singh

Mr. Saptarshi Mukherjee

Ms. Jiji Mol

Ms. Nishu Singh