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Dr. Somdutt Prasad

Dr. Somdutt Prasad

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MBBS, MS - Ophthalmology, Fellow of American College of Surgeons(FACS)


Ophthalmologist/ Eye Surgeon


26 Years Experience Overall  (26 years as specialist)

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Dr. Prasad did his MBBS and MS (Ophthalmology) from Calcutta Medical College, following which he spent two decades in the UK acquiring further specialist training and then working as a Consultant and Clinical Director for over a decade. He specializes in Cataract surgery, including the use of advanced technology IOLs (multifocal and toric IOLs) and has special expertise in the management of retinal problems. He has performed over 10000 phacoemulsification procedures and 3000 vitreoretinal surgical procedures in addition to 3000 intravitreal injections and may YAG and Retinal laser procedures. He now practices at i4vision, AMRI Hospitals and Fortis Hospitals in Kolkata and Divyadrishti in Howrah. His approach is to individualize the care of each patient after a full discussion of their condition, thus empowering the patient to be an equal partner in treatment planning.

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Sarat Bose Road, Kolkata

Fortis Medical Centre


2/7, Sarat Bose Road, Landmark: Beside Central Plaza Building, Kolkata

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03:00 - 06:00


10:00 - 12:00

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Awards and Recognitions

Achievement Award - American Academy of Ophthalmology - 2006
International Ophthalmologists Education Award - American Academy of Ophthalmology - 2007
Honors Award - American Society of Retinal Specialists - 2008


MBBS - Medical College, Calcutta, 1987
MS - Ophthalmology - Medical College, Calcutta, 1992
Fellow of American College of Surgeons(FACS) - American College of Surgeons, 2008


All India Ophthalmological Society
American Society of Retinal Specialists
The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (RCSED)


2001 - 2012 Consultant Ophthalmologist at Wirral Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
1998 - 2001 Clinical Lecturer in Ophthalmology at Sheffield University


47843 West Bengal Medical Council, 1990

Trainings and Certifications

FRCOphth - Royal College of Ophthalmologists, UK, 2006
FRCS - Ophthalmology - Royal College Of Surgeon Of Edinburgh, Uk, 1994
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