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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