Dr. Ajay Shanker Dave is an Ophthalmologist based in New Delhi, where he practises at the Dave Eye Centre in Laxmi Nagar & Chikitsa Hospital and the Shroff Eye Centre in Gurgaon. He holds an MBBS (1984) and an MS in Ophthalmology (1988) from King George's Medical College in Lucknow, and in addition has successfully pursued two specialised fellowships: one in General Ophthalmology at Sankara Nethralaya in Chennai, and the second in Cornea and External Diseases at UT Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas, Texas. During his fellowship at UT Southwestern, he worked with Dr. James P McCulley, a world authority in the field of cornea. While at Sankara Nethralaya, Dr. Dave also served as a Cornea Consultant until 1991.Dr. Dave has worked in the field of cornea since 1990 and his areas of interest include corneal transplant, cataract surgeries and laser refractive surgeries. He began his association with the Shroff Eye Centre as Cornea Consultant in 1993 and subsequently, in 2003, opened his own clinic, the Dave Eye Centre, where the motto is "Individual Attention, Compassionate Care and Honest Opinion".Besides his clinical practice, Dr. Ajay Dave has actively participated in conferences, workshops and seminars, both as speaker and faculty member. He has lectured extensively all over India on the subjects of dry eye, cornea and external eye diseases. He is also a respected member of several associations and bodies connected with the field of Ophthalmology.