MBBS, MS - Ophthalmology
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Dr. Nitesh Bansal did his MBBS from S.N Medical College, Jodhpur in 2002 and MS in Ophthalmology from SMS Medical College, Jaipur in 2007. He is a well-known chief cataract and Lasik eye surgeon at Santokba Durlabhji Memorial Hospital, Jaipur. He did cornea observership from LV Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad.With a clean surgical hand, Dr. Nitesh has performed more than 7000 cataracts and Lasik laser surgeries successfully. Dr. Bansal specializes in Minimally Invasive Cataract Surgery (MICS) under topical anesthesia (without any injection), Lasik laser (for permanent removal of glasses and contact lenses which are more useful in medical and sports fitness as well as cosmetic appearances). He is giving master services in the field of lasik laser. He does PRK, ICL and CLE as these specialized procedures are for the patients who are not fit for lasik surgery but want to get rid of glasses. He has also organized hundreds of eye camps and free eye surgeries for the underprivileged and weaker sections of the society. He also has good work experience in glaucoma and medical retina.Dr. Nitesh Bansal has presented lots of articles in various eye conferences in different parts of the country.
The Doctor is very competent and the way he explained the issue and handled the patient was very good. The advise given was also very good.
i met the doctor by the reference of Google. when i met him i was in a delima to go through the lasik. doctor bansal not only gave proper time but he also gave me proper counselling regarding my eye problem. during lasik operation he calmly and properly explained each step whatever he was about to do...and finally i had my laser surgery happily and confidently because of dr. nitesh bansal only.. i m really very thankful to him who enables me to see the beauty of world without spectacles...
Very nice, humble and honest doctor. Hope he will continue treating his patients with this loving, careing and above all honest attitude.
Over all it was really good ... ********* *** ******* ** *** *** I m feeling relief.. I will recommend the doctor.
Q: When should I see an ophthalmologist?
A: You should ideally visit an ophthalmologist once a year to get your eyes checked. Apart from this, you should see an ophthalmologist when you have: 1. Decreased/blurred vision 2. High blood pressure 3. Diabetes mellitus 4. AIDS 5. Thyroid problems 6. Excess tearing 7. Eyelid abnormalities 8. Double vision 9. Loss of peripheral vision 10. Redness or itching of eyes 11. Abnormal eye discharge
Q: Does an ophthalmologist perform only surgeries?
A: An ophthalmologist is trained at both performing tests to check if you have any eye issues as well as at performing surgeries.
Q: What is the education qualification of an ophthalmologist?
A: To become an opthalmologist, you first need to get an MBBS degree (5.5. yrs course) after which you need to pursue specialisation in opthalmology via an MD or DNB for 3 years.
Q: Can an ophthalmologist suggest me which contact lenses to wear?
A: Yes. An opthalmologist can check your eyes if you have any vision-related issues and suggest you to get contact lenses to wear.
Q: Are there any specialists in ophthalmology?
A: There are several specialties in opthamology such as cataract surgery, neuro opthalmology, retina specialst, pediatric opthalmology among others.