Dr. Nandini Ray [ MBBS (Cal), FRCOphth (LONDON), MRCOphth(LONDON)]
NAME: NANDINI RAY
PRESENT ADDRESS: RADIANT EYE FOUNDATION, 2/3, Justice Dwarkanath Road, Kolkata 700020( next to Elgin Road PO)
TELEPHONE: (M) +91 98300 44601
DATE OF BIRTH: 12th October, 1961.
MARITAL STATUS: Married
G. M. C. REGISTRATION NO. 3602010 (Full)
W. B. REGISTRATION NO. 44871 WBMC
LANGUAGES SPOKEN: English, Hindi, Bengali
1979 (July) Higher Secondary (class-XII) Modern High School for Girls, Calcutta, India.
1984 (November) M.B.B.S. Calcutta Medical College, India.
1990 (November) M.R.C.Ophth. (London).
1991 (March) F.R.C.Ophth. (Finals) (London) Royal College of Ophthalmologists, London.
PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE IN THE UNITED KINGDOM
28.03.88 to 16.05.88 Research Assistant (S.H.O. Grade) at the Thrombosis Unit, King’s College Hospital, Denmark Hill, London SE5 9RS.
17.05.88 to 31.07.88 Senior House Officer (Locum) Department of Ophthalmology. King’s College Hospital, London SE5 9RS.
01.08.88 to 31.09.90 Senior House Officer, Department of Ophthalmology. Newcastle General Hospital, Westgate Road, Newcastle-upon-Tyne NE4.
01.10.90 to 15.09.91 Senior House Officer, Department of Ophthalmology. North Middlesex Hospital, Sterling Way, London N18 1QX.
16.09.91 to 31.06.94 Registrar, Ophthalmology Whips Cross Hospital, Leytonstone, London E11 1NR
01.07.92 to 30.06.94 Honorary Registrar to Mr. J.K.G.Dart. External Eye Diseases Clinic, Moorfields Eye Hospital, City Road, London.
01.08.94 to 31.01.96 (Locum) Consultant Ophthalmology Whipps Cross Hospital, London, U.K. Rotating to the Herts and Essex Hospital, Bishop Stortford from 01.05.95.
I specialize in Cataract surgery and Glaucoma surgery.I have performed more than 14000 PHACO Surgeries till date. I have recently trained in FLACS(Femto Cataract Surgery) and have been certified by Johnson & Johnson to operate on the Catalys Precision Laser System.
I have performed the largest number of phacoemulsification with Multifocal Lens Implants in Eastern India, having been trained in the USA for the same.I have taught several surgeons criteria for multifocal lens implantation at various conferences in India.
PRESENT APPOINTMENTS IN KOLKATA
After my return to Calcutta, India in January 1996, I have been attached as Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon to Wockhardt Medical Centre and Wockhardt Hospital (now FORTIS HOSPITAL). I have a special area of interest in Phaco surgery with PREMIUM lens, including correction of astigmatism and presbyopia with IOLs.
APARAJITA Award (JURORS CHOICE) in 2012 in the field of healthcare.
Awarded the IIRSI Special Gold Medal in 2016 for general proficiency in field of work.
In India,I have actively participated in various state and national academic meetings and presented papers and videos of various operations. I also travel to conferences in the USA and Europe every year to keep myself informed of latest surgical and treatment modalities.
My surgical videos on Complication Management in challenging Cases has been accepted by the ESCRS at Paris 2010 and in Vienna 2011, Milan 2012, Vienna 2018.
I am Director of my personal chamber RADIANT EYE FOUNDATION, where I examine patients in a state of the art, homely and clean environment with the latest diagnostic facilities.
EXTRA CURRICULAR ACTIVITIES
I enjoy travelling and meeting people of all different social backgrounds, cultures and languages (India, U.K., Europe, USA). I am a member of Rotary Club of Calcutta . I enjoy reading books ,cooking and photography. I am also a member of the think tank organization THE BENGAL INITIATIVE where the members meet at regular intervals and invite famous intellectual speakers to share their views on important social issues .I am a member of The Ladies Study Group which meets regularly to discuss ways to improve our environment and other topics. I am a member of the INDIAN WOMEN NETWORK (IWN) working towards womens empowerment.