Dr. Rohit Shetty


Dr. Rohit Shetty FRCS, PhD
Vice Chairman,
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.

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Reviews of Dr. Rohit Shetty


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.
Apurva Tadimari (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.
liji jan (Google Review)
Good professional service provided for LASIK procedure. A number of my family members (who did LASIK procedure here) referred me to Narayana Nethralaya and Dr Rohit Shetty. The hospital and support staff are very good, helpful and highly efficient.
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….
Gururaj Jadhav (Google Review)
Yes the staff is perfect and for cornea I think Dr. Rohitshetty sir is d best sir is just osme the work done by other is okay but Rohitshetty sir is more than awesome his achievements and records aimed are also on top level and Iam a patient of Dr.Rohitshetty sir too…..wow and not only Rohitshetty sir even Dr.Sowmya ma’am and the entire system is just fab I prefer to go there and ull have to wait in the queue but Iam sure ull get a happy service at your point……The bestest in the Bangalore I ever seen it’s now still refurnished with …I say the bestest and the adorable and the awesome staff ever this is the only hospital that won’t cheat the patient’s won’t behave badly that’s what hospital is called this is the best Best and best