Dr. Jatin Ashar
MD (AIIMS), DNB, FICO (UK) FAICO (Cornea), FLVPEI (Cornea)
Consultant – Cornea Surgeon
Dr. Jatin Ashar has done his post graduation from the prestigious All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi. After his residency, he did a long-term fellowship in Cornea and Anterior Segment from the world famous L V Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad. He was then the main cornea consultant at the new tertiary care center of L V Prasad Eye Institute.
He is an excellent cornea surgeon and has performed hundreds of cornea transplants that include transplants even in babies as young as 1 month old.
He is among few surgeons who are trained in performing lamellar keratoplasties and keratoprosthesis such as Boston Keratoprosthesis and MOOKP. He has performed numerous deep anterior lamellar keratoplasties, automated anterior lamellar Keratoplasty and Descemet stripping endothelial keratoplasty (DSEK).
He has trained numerous doctors (national and international) in performing corneal transplantation. He is regularly invited at numerous national and international meetings such as American Academy of Ophthalmology, World Ophthalmology Congress, European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, All India Ophthalmology Congress.
He holds numerous national and international publications in journals such as American Journal of Ophthalmology, British Journal of Ophthalmology, International Ophthalmology. He is also reviewer for many international journals such as International ophthalmology, British Journal of Ophthalmology.