JETHWA
EYE HOSPITAL

Ultimate Vision Lasik Centre

Anand: +91 9408495547   Vadodara: +91 9638144374

About Dr. Jethwa

DR. GIRISH JETHWA

  • Passed Master Of Surgery (M. S. ophthalmology) in 1981 from N.H. L. Medical College, Ahmedabad, Private Practitioner in Anand Since 1983.
  • Special interest in Cataract & refractive surgery.
    Phaco-emulsification (JETHWA EYE HOSPITAL).
    About 1600 anterior segment surgeries are done, about 150 multifocal IOL per year.
    Refractive Surgery( Zeiss MEL 80 setup- Ultimate Vision Laser Centre)
  • First to implant intra ocular lens in Anand-Kheda District in Sept- 1983. & First to do phaco-emulsification surgery in Anand-Kheda District in 1993.
  • Started Ultimate vision Centre - a Lasik Centre since one year.
  • Invited as technical consultant for expert consultation (regarding improvement of optics of ophthalmic operating microscope) by LEICA, Switzerland in 1992.
  • Organizing Secretary of Annual Gujarat Ophthalmic Society Conference at Karamsad-1992.
  • Attended almost all annual conferences of Gujarat, All India Ophthalmic Society, Bombay Ophthalmic Society and Delhi Ophthalmic Society .
  • Member of & attended multiple conferences of American Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgery (ASCRS), European Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgery (ESCRS) & American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO).
  • First to innovate in the world , vacuum capsulorhexis for phaco-emulsification. And presented this research paper in European Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgery (ESCRS), Nice- France in 1996.
  • First to introduce Trypan Blue dye in India to stain capsule of white cataract for improvement of visualization during phaco-emulsification.
  • Joint Secretary of IMA (Anand Branch) in 1986 and three times Executive Committee member of IMA (Anand Branch).
  • Awarded 1st prize in SAARC Ophthalmic society in 2000. First to do, demonstrate & document intra operative intra ocular pressure measurement & fluctuations during phaco-emulsification. Introduced a unique ocular pressure stabilizer device for surge during phaco-emulsification.
  • Awarded 2nd prize in SAARC Ophthalmic society in 2000. (Vacuum Capsulorhexis).
  • Invited by Madhya Pradesh Ophthalmic Society for full 2 days course for phaco-emulsification including live surgery in Topical anaesthesia in 1997.

Invited as guest speaker by different societies,

Bombay Ophthalmic Society

in 1998, 1999 & 2000.

Delhi Ophthalmic Society

in 1999 & 2000.

Indian Cataract & Refractive Society

in Chennai in 1998, 1999 & 2000.

Indian Cataract & Refractive Society

in Bangalore- two times (Once live demonstration of phaco-emulsification).

Trivandrum Ophthalmic Society

for phaco-emulsification course including live surgery in 2000.

Rajkot Ophthalmic Society

for phaco-emulsification course including live surgery in 2001.

Bhavnagar Ophthalmic Society

for phaco-emulsification course including live surgery in 2003.

Baroda Ophthalmic Society

for phaco-emulsification course including live surgery in 2000.

North Gujarat Ophthalmic Society

for phaco-emulsification course including live surgery in 2001.

South Gujarat Ophthalmic Society

for phaco-emulsification course including live surgery in 2003.

Recipient of DR. Mathur

award by Gujarat Ophthalmological Society 2006.

Invited international participant

in Japan by Hoya , JCRS