Dr. Pradeep Kumar Shetty
HOD and Specialist Ophthalmologist
Dr.Pradeep completed his M.S. (Ophthalmology) from Lokmanya Tilak Muncipal Medical College (Sion Hospital), Bombay and Fellowship from the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Bombay (F.C.P.S.) in 1995
He has previously worked at Specialty Eye hospitals in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia for 13 years before joining NMC Healthcare
He has performed more than 2500 anterior segment micro surgeries predominantly cataract surgeries (phacoemulsification and other types), secondary IOL implantations, Trabeculectomies, Perforating globe injuries primary repair, Pterygium excision with autograft and mechanical anterior vitrectomies
He is also proficient with DCR, Squint Surgeries, Entropion Correction, YAG Iridotomy, YAG Capsulotomy, Fundus Fluorescien Angiography (FFA), Retinal Lasers, Intravitreal Injections, OCT (Ocular Tomography) and B-Scan Ultrasound
Dr.Pradeep can speak English, Hindi, Arabic, Malayalam, Kannada, Tulu and Konkani.