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Dr. Poonam Jain

Dr. Poonam Jain

MBBS, MS - Ophthalmology

Ophthalmologist/ Eye Surgeon


14 Years Experience Overall  (11 years as specialist)

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Dr. Poonam Jain pursued her MS in Ophthalmology from the prestigious SMS Medical college. There after she did her senior residency with specialisation in microincision cataract surgery, glaucoma and medical retina. Presently she is the director of JAI Eye Care Centre and consultant Ophthalmologist at Galaxy Speciality Centre.

Vaishali Nagar, Jaipur

JAI Eye Centre


B4 / 191 Chitrakoot sector 4, Opposite Registrar office, Chitrakoot stadium, Vaishali Nagar, Jaipur , 302021, Landmark: Chitrakoot stadium, Jaipur

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Mon - Sat

09:00 - 12:30
05:00 - 07:00


Common questions & answers

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.


Microincision (PHACO) Cataract Surgery with Premium IOL Implantation
Retinal Lasers


MBBS - Rabindranath Tagore Medical College, Udaipur, 2005
MS - Ophthalmology - Sawai Mansingh Medical College, Jaipur (SMS College), 2009


All India Ophthalmological Society
Rajasthan Ophthalmological Society
Jaipur Ophthalmological Society
Delhi Ophthalmological Society (DOS)


2010 - 2013 Senior Resident at SMS Medical College
2013 - 2016 Owner/ Director at JAI Eye Centre


23801 Rajasthan Medical Council, 2006
9243 Rajasthan Medical Council, 2009
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