Our India editorial advisory board
The AllAboutVision.com India Editorial Advisory Board was formed to ensure that this website offers as much interesting and accurate information about eye care and eyewear as possible. Members include leading ophthalmologists, optometrists and opticians.
Dr. Monica Chaudhry, BSc, MSc Optometry, PhD Scholar
Dr. Monica Chaudhry currently serves as the director of the School of Health Science at Ansal University in Gurugram. She has more than seven years of experience as a professor and head of the Optometry and Vision Science Department at Amity University Gurgaon.
Additionally, she has almost two and a half decades of academic and clinical experience in optometry.
Chaudhry has also served at All India Institute of Medical Sciences and has academic experience with the School of Health Sciences as a consultant for the Optometry Program under the IGNOU University.
She is also the Chairman of the Optometry Council of India and the North Representative of the Association of Schools and Colleges of India.
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Dr. Umang Mathur, MD
Dr. Umang Mathur is the executive director at Dr. Shroff’s Charity Eye Hospital (SCEH) in New Delhi. Following his residency in ophthalmology, he completed his fellowship in cornea and anterior segment at the LV Prasad Eye Institute in Hyderabad.
He has also trained more than 200 long-term and short-term fellows in cornea, anterior segment pathology and cataract surgery.
Mathur has been associated with SCEH for more than 20 years and has contributed to improving and implementing quality eye care systems for the hospital. He specializes in cornea, cataract and LASIK surgery practices and is interested in community ophthalmology and the development of human resources for eye care.
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Dr. Y.L Rajashekar, MD, DNB, MBA
Dr. Y.L. Rajashekar is a renowned ophthalmic surgeon with a specialization in vitreo-retinal and laser procedures in Karnāṭaka. He completed his early medical education at Bangalore Medical College and Research Institute and is a top-ranking post-graduate of All India Institute of Medical Sciences in New Delhi.
Rajashekar also is the founder and medical director of Shekar Eye Hospital, an accredited super-specialty eye hospital in Bengaluru (Bangalore).
Rajashekar has more than 25 years of experience in specialized eye care and has performed more than 25,000 optical surgeries, including thousands of cataract operations. He also has a passion for creating affordable, accessible, quality eye treatment and has performed a number of free surgeries and participated in more than 600 camps.
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Dr. Sivaraman Viswanathan
Dr. Sivaraman Viswanathan has been the head of the Optometry Department at Sankara Nethralaya since 2008 and has over two decades of clinical experience in various areas in eye care.
Viswanathan also is assistant professor at the Elite School of Optometry and has been involved in teaching at Elite School of Optometry since 2002. His current area of interest is myopia control and he is the chief optometrist at Myopia Clinic, Sankara Nethralaya, Chennai, India.
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Page published in February 2020
Page updated in January 2021