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Dr. Adarsh S Naik

Dr. Adarsh S Naik

MBBS, MS - Ophthalmology


Ophthalmologist/ Eye Surgeon


13 Years Experience Overall  (8 years as specialist)

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Dr. Adarsh S Naik is an Ophthalmologist/ Eye Surgeon and Vitreoretinal & Uvea Specialist in Bellandur, Bangalore and has an experience of 8 years in these fields. Dr. Adarsh S Naik practices at The Eye Foundation - Super Specialty Eye Hospital in Bellandur, Bangalore. He completed MBBS from J.J.M.M.College Davangere, RGUHS university, Karnataka, India in 2006, MS - M.S Ophthalmology, Madurai Medical College, M.G.R UNIVERSITY in 2011, Fellowship in Vitreoretinal Surgery (FVRS), Aravind Eye Hospital, Coimbatore in 2015He is a member of All India Ophthalmological Society,Tamil Nadu Ophthalmic Association and Member of Indian Medical Association, Some of the services provided by the doctor are: OCT, Fundus Photo, FFA, B-Scan, Uvea, ROP screening , Focal Laser, PRP Laser, Barrage Laser, Intravitreal injections, Vitrectomy, Scleral Buckle, Retinal Cryopexy , PDT

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Bellandur, Bangalore

The Eye Foundation Super Specialty Eye Hospital


79/5, Outer Ring Road,Opp Toyota Showroom Diagonally, Bangalore

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Mon - Sat

10:30 - 12:30
02:30 - 06:30

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Common questions & answers

Q: Who is an Ophthalmologist?

A: An ophthalmologist is a medical doctor specialised in vision and eye care. Unlike other specialisations in eye care, ophthalmologists attend to almost all kinds of eye disorders and related issues. Since they are doctors, they can refer patients to other specialists even if the disease is not eye related.

Q: Is an Ophthalmologist different from an Optometrist?

A: Yes. Both of them are very much different. Although ophthalmologists and optometrists both provide vision and eye care, an optometrist attends to common eye disorders and certain chronic diseases like glaucoma, while an ophthalmologist, along with the common disorders, can take up more complex eye disorders that even require surgery.

Q: Can an Ophthalmologist perform surgery?

A: Yes, ophthalmologists can perform surgery as they tend to have years of training and experience. Many ophthalmologists obtain subspecialty training in areas like eyelid surgery, retinal surgery or pediatric surgery. Others perform surgery based on requirements of the local hospitals or surgical centres.

Q: How can an Ophthalmologist help for Cataract?

A: Ophthalmologists initially perform eye exams like slit-lamp exam, retinal exam, and visual acuity test. Once cataract is diagnosed, there are certain steps that the patient should follow. Cataract can be removed only with surgery. During surgery, the eye’s natural cloudy lens is replaced by an artificial lens by the surgeon, thus resolving the issue.

Q: Should one visit an Ophthalmologist for contact lenses?

A: An ophthalmologist can indeed prescribe contact lenses. Even optometrists can prescribe contact lenses and hence it is not necessary that one should visit an ophthalmologist only. Both of them can perform eye exams for the same and the patient can visit either of them


MBBS - J.J.M Medical college, Davangere, 2006
MS - Ophthalmology - Madurai Medical College, M.G.R, 2011


78737 Karnataka Medical Council, 2007

Trainings and Certifications

Fellowship in Vitreoretinal Surgery - Aravind Eye Hospital, Coimbatore, 2015
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