Dr Prachi Agashe
Dr Prachi Agashe
Pediatric Ophthalmology and Adult Squint Surgery
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Dr. Prachi Agashe, (Fellow Pediatric Ophthalmology, DNB (Ophth), MBBS) is a Pediatric Ophthalmologist at the Advanced Eye Hospital. She has a lot of experience and expertise in dealing with children’s eye problems.

Clinics

•    Medical school:
MBBS: Topiwala Medical College and B. Y. L. Nair Hospital, Mumbai

•    Specialization:
DNB (Ophth): National Board of Education, New Delhi.

•    Super Specialization:
1.    Fellowship in Pediatric Ophthalmology and Adult Strabismus: Aravind Eye Hospital, Madurai.
2.    Fellowship in General Ophthalmology: K. B. Haji Bachooali Eye Hospital, Mumbai.
3.    Fellowship in General Ophthalmology: H.V. Desai Eye Hospital, Pune.
4.    Fellowship in Retinopathy of Prematurity: L.V. Prasad Eye Hospital, Hyderabad.

•    Certification:
1.    Certification from International council of Ophthalmology, UK.
2.    Basic Science Assessment in Ophthalmology including Optics and Refraction
3.    Clinical Sciences Assessment in Ophthalmology
 

•    Consultant in Ophthalmology at K. B. Haji Bachooali Eye Hospital, Parel, Mumbai.
•    Fellow in Pediatric Ophthalmology and Adult Strabismus at Aravind Eye Hospital, Madurai.
•    Clinical Assistant and Fellow in General Ophthalmology at K. B. Haji Bachooali Eye Hospital, Parel, Mumbai.
•    Fellow in General Ophthalmology at H.V. Desai Eye Hospital, Pune.
 

•    Pediatric Cataract Surgery
•    Squint surgery
•    Blocked Tear Duct Surgery
•    ROP Laser Treatment
•    Chalazion Removal
•    Ptosis Repair Surgery

 


    •    Presentations:

    1.    Gogate P, Ambardekar P, Deshpande M. Clinical study of endothelial cells comparing small incision cataract surgey vs phacoemulsification Focus 2007: Eyelux organized by Bombay Ophthalmologists` Association.
    2.    Gogate P, Ambardekar P, Deshpande M. Clinical study of endothelial cells comparing small incision cataract surgey vs phacoemulsification Indian Eye Research Group meeting at L V Prasad Eye Institute , July 2007.
    3.    Ambardekar P, Gogate P, Deshpande R. Clinical study of endothelial cells comparing small incision cataract surgery vs phacoemulsification MOSCON 2007 organised by Maharashtra Ophthalmological Society.
    4.    Gogate P, Ambardekar P, Deshpande M. Clinical study of endothelial cells comparing small incision cataract surgey vs phacoemulsification at EyeInfo 2008 as a co-author organized by All India Ophthalmogists` Association. Won the best paper of the session award.
    5.    Ambardekar P, Aghor M, Patil P. Poster on `Rubinstein Taybi or Saethre Chotzen?’ in “ Eye on the Future”, symposium on Eye Health and Eye Disorders of children at L V Prasad Eye Institute, Dec 2007.
    6.    Ambardekar P, Aghor M, Chakane V. Poster on ‘ Rubinstein Taybi or Saethre Chotzen?’ at MOSCON 2007.


    •    Publication:

    Gogate P, Ambardekar P, Deshpande R, Kulkarni S, Joshi S, Deshpande M. Comparison of endothelial cell loss after cataract surgery: Phacoemulsification versus manual small-incision cataract surgery. Six-week results of a randomized control trial
    J Cataract Refract Surg 2010; 36:247–253

    •    Awards:

    •    Best Paper Award at Eyeinfo 2008 organized by All India Ophthalmologist’ Association.
    •    3rd Prize in State level Quiz Competition organized by Maharashtra Ophthalmic Association in 2008.