Dr. Adheesh P Shetty
Specialization: Vitreo-retinal surgeon
Work Experience: Medical officer in viteous and retina – Aravind eye hospital from 2019-2021.
Practice location: NN Indiranagar
Days & timing of availability for each centre: Monday-Saturday 10.30 – 7.30
He is a fellowship trained Vitreo-retinal consultant. He completed MS ophthalmology from NITTE University in 2016 and then a two year fellowship in Vitreo Retinal Surgery from Aravind eye hospital in Tirunelveli in 2018. He further continued as a medical officer at Aravind eye hospital till 2021. During his tenure there as a retina medical officer he was exposed to a large number of patients with variety of illness pertaining to Retina and Uvea and is quite adept in complicated surgeries as well. His clinical focus includes diabetic retinopathy and diabetic vitrectomies, vitreo-macular interface disorders, and retinal detachments. He has taken the examinations and obtained fellowship of the international council of ophthalmology and is a member of the Royal College of surgeons of Edinburgh. He is also a member of The European Society of Retina Specialists.
In addition to his clinical activities, Dr. Shetty is also involved in research and education. He was actively involved in teaching and guiding residents, and fellows. He has several presentations in national and international conferences. He also has multiple publications to his credit.
He is a passionate retinal surgeon who strongly believes in the wise words of Dr. Mayo that “The best interest of the patient is the only interest to be considered”.
Education & Training
Fellowship in Retina and Vitreous -Aravind Eye Hospital Tirunelveli
MS- NITTE University
MBBS – Rajiv Gandhi University of health sciences
Research & Publications (Number Of Indexed Papers)
Y. C. Venu Gopal Reddy, Anuj Sharma , Adheesh P. Shetty and Syed Mohideen Abdul Kader. Iodate induced toxic retinopathy: a case report. International journal of retina and vitreous (2018) 4: 27. : https://doi.org/10.1186/s40942-018-0130-2
Anuj Sharma, Y C Venu Gopal Reddy, Adheesh P Shetty, Syed Mohideen Abdul Kader. Electric shock induced Purtscher-like retinopathy. Indian Journal of Ophthalmology, Vol. 67, No. 9, September 2019, pp. 1497-1500. DOI: 10.4103/ijo.IJO_1737_18
Anuj Sharma, Adheesh Shetty, Y.C. Venu Gopal Reddy. Bevacizumab in Retinopathy of Prematurity : Concerns and adverse effects Nepal J Ophthalmol 2020; Vol 12 (24): 298-307
Mohideen SK, Jaffar J, Halder U, Shetty AP. Exudative retinal detachment in treatment naïve aggressive posterior retinopathy of prematurity: A case report. Indian J Ophthalmol Case Rep 2021;1:343-5.