Dr. Rohit Shetty FRCS, PhD
Chief of Cornea and Refractive surgery, Neuro-¬‐ophthalmology & Electrophysiology
Dr. Rohit Shetty completed his residency in ophthalmology at the St. Johns Medical College to obtain the Diplomate of the National Board. He obtained his FRCS Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom in 2006. Dr. Shetty has close to 100 publications in peer reviewed indexed journals. Dr. Rohit recently completed his PhD Scholar from Maastricht University, Netherlands on Understanding the Clinical, Immunological and Genetic Molecular Mechanism of Keratoconus. He has a special interest in the management of keratoconus, tear film abnormalities and biomarkers. He has introduced cutting edge technology at Narayana Nethralaya and is spearheading treatment for challenging eye disorders.
Dr. Shetty has raised the bar for clinicians venturing into research by setting up several labs like GROW, NOVEL, ‘Multinomics Diagnostics Lab’ and ANGEL, the advanced novel genetic evaluating lab. In this year’s annual conference of the All India Ophthalmological Society, Dr. Rohit won the prestigious Col. Rangachari award for the overall best paper of the conference for his work on “Is Inflammation Driving Keratoconus? – A Holistic Study Of Molecular Pathways”.
The American Academy of Ophthalmology recently conferred an achievement award to Dr. Rohit Shetty for the distinguished services he has rendered over the years to the programs of the society.
Reviews of Dr. Rohit Shetty
|Geeths N (Google Reviw)
I thank my friends for introducing, making an appointment and literally taking me to this hospital for an eye check.
The staff starting from ushering us to Reception, at the Reception and Cynthia were exceptionally polite, courteous, respectful and always with a smile. I have not seen Cynthia sit at her desk to rest, she was responding to everyone with the same intensity of care and compassion. The staff knew what they were talking and happy to assist. The technicians are pro in the industry handling various equipments to check my eye health in detail for the Doctor’s review.
I thank Dr Rohit Shetty for his prognosis, and making me understand with clarity. As indicated by the Dr I will return next year for a cataract procedure.
I will let my friends and family know in Sydney, Australia about the hospital and patient care in eye health. One of the best. Thank you
|Nirmala Shah (Google Reviw)
I have had a wonderful experience, the services by the administrators, the Public relation executives especially Ms. Cynthia & team was too good n the doctors we soo good, half my probs solved without any medication. Thank you team Narayan Netralaya
|Aishwarya Murali (Google Reviw)
Keratoconus and severe allergy made my problem double fold. I was using semi solid lens for 3 years which caused conjunctivitis redness watering & swollen eye. That was when I got to meet Dr. Rohit shetty. It was boon for me I would say. Doctor recognised my double fold problem & I got rid of my conjunctivitis problem 100% in a months time. Subsequently he carried out C3R procedure to stop the increasing keratoconus. Now my karatoconus is stable & I have been prescribed a special contact lens with which I feel like any normal eye.Dr. Rohit Shetty is a great doctor & god sent for me. I strongly recommend him for any cornea / keratoconus problems. I respect him for his supreme knowledge & his service to the needy.
|Keerthi Reddy(Google Review)
I had the Femto smile Lasik surgery at Narayana Nethralaya and had the best experience throughout my treatment span. Dr. Rohit Shetty and his team were very cordial and friendly and explained the procedure very well. Overall a very good experience.
|Apurva Tadimari (Google Review)
I had been operated lasik by Rohit Shetty sir.The procedure went well.Hospital environment is friendly.Everything is monitored clearly.Surgery associate Girija mam was very friendly and explained the process wonderfully.Entire procedure was cool.
|Vandana Bhakuni (Google Review)
It is wonderful feeling ,to be free from specs . All I owe is thank you to entire team of Narayana Nethralaya. Ms. Harishta and Ms. Girija of course needless to say Dr. Shetty I had no doubt and no second thought. Many Angels blessings!
|Sanjotha Samnish (Google Review)
Great experience . Dr.Rohit. Shetty is a magician. And very helpful staff.
|Abigail Jacob (Google Review)
Dr. Rohit Shetty and the team did a great job for making the environment comfortable before the surgery. I’m grateful for the entire team and their services. Thank you!
|Farva Abedi (Google Review)
My experience with Narayan nethralaya was just amazing…They provide with good service n having cooperative staff…I consulted Dr Rohit Shetty for kerotoconus surgery he is simply amazing…I had consulted many doctors before but visiting here find a great satisfaction am very much impressed with doctors n I personally thanks Dr Rohit Shetty… once again thank you everyone…
|Darshan Janardhan (Google Review)
Hassle-free Experience…. Thanks to Dr.Rohit Shetty and team….