MBBS, MS - Ophthalmology, Fellowship in Oculoplasty
Dr. Maneesh Kumar is an experienced Ophthalmic Surgeon in New Delhi, with 20+ years’ postgraduate experience at tertiary eye care centres in the national capital region. He specialises in Orbit, Oculoplasty and Phacoemulsification for cataract, and can be consulted at his clinic - the OphthaCare Eye Centre in Janakpuri, New Delhi. Also available at this centre is Dr. Charu Gupta (MBBS, MS Ophthalmology), a specialist in retina. Dr. Maneesh Kumar also visits the Shroff Eye Centre (Greater Kailash and KG Marg), Max Eye Care (Panchsheel Park), and Ahooja Eye and Dental Institute (Gurgaon). He was responsible for launching and developing Oculoplasty services at Shroff Eye Centre. Dr. Maneesh Kumar did his schooling in New Delhi. Thereafter he completed his medical education (graduation and post-graduation) from Maulana Azad Medical College, also in New Delhi. He worked at Guru Nanak Eye Centre for three years, where he was adjudged the best Senior Resident. During this period he developed an interest in lid surgeries, and completed his super-specialisation in Oculoplasty, with a Fellowship at Aravind Eye Hospital in Madurai. Since the year 2000, Dr. Maneesh Kumar has been involved in providing specialist eye care in the fields of Oculoplasty and cataract phaco surgery. Earlier, while pursuing his post-graduation, he gained vast experience in OPD management, ward work, surgeries, emergencies and teaching undergraduate and postgraduate students, besides refining his clinical and surgical skills. The tenure at Aravind Eye Hospital fine-tuned his diagnostic and surgical skills in the fields of Orbit and Oculoplasty. In addition, the acknowledged mass programmes there taught him community ophthalmology. Besides his clinical work, Dr. Maneesh Kumar has authored four articles in peer-reviewed international journals, and more than 25 free papers for national- and state-level conferences, where he has made numerous presentations and served as a faculty member too. In 1997, he presented an original paper at the American Academy of Ophthalmology Annual Meeting in San Francisco, USA.