Dr Pragyna Rathod
Dr Pragyna Rathod
Pediatric Ophthalmology and Squint Surgery
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Dr. Pragnya Rathod, (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.


•    Medical school:
MBBS: Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College, Sion, Mumbai.

•    Specialization:
DNB (Ophth): National Board of Education, Aravind Eye Hospital and Post-Graduate Institute of Ophthalmology, Pondicherry.

•    Super Specialization:
1. Fellowship in phacoemulsification and cataract surgery, Aravind Eye Hospital, Pondicherry.

2. Long term Fellowship in Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, Narayana Nethralaya (Narayana Health City), Bangalore.

3.Fellow of International Council of Ophthalmology (FICO) – October 2014

Consultant, Paediatric Ophthalmology and Squint Surgery; Advanced Eye Hospital, Vashi

Consultant, Paediatric Ophthalmology, Squint and Cataract Surgery; Thakkar Eye Care, Tilak Nagar and Surana Sethia Hospital, Chembur.

•    Pediatric Cataract Surgery

•    Squint surgery

•    Blocked Tear Duct Surgery

•    ROP Laser Treatment

•    Chalazion Removal

•    Ptosis Repair Surgery

    Thesis Topic - “Comparative study of Central Corneal Thickness measured using Visante Anterior segment optical coherence tomography, Orbscan & Ultrasound pachymetry”

            1.       AIOS 2016: E-Poster presentation on “Ocular manifestations of psychosocial disturbances in Children”.


    2.      Karnataka ophthalmology society conference 2015:


    Paper presentation: Can Higher order Aberrations prognosticate the outcome of amblyopia treatment?”

    Paper presentation: “Downbeat nystagmus: sole presenting sign in Arnold Chiari I malformation”.


    3.      ASCRS (American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery) 2015:

    Paper presentation: “Role of non-contact pachymetry systems in measurement of central corneal thickness”.


            4.      Asia-Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology Congress 2013

    E-Poster presentation on “Response of early and prompt initiation of steroids and immunosuppressants in a case of paedriatic vogt koyanagi harada syndrome”.


            5.      Asia-Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology Congress 2013

    E-Poster presentation on “Retained prolene suture as a cause of recurrent dacryocystitis”





    Kemmanu V, Rathod P, Anaspure H, Yadav NK. Unilateral anterior persistent fetal vasculature in a child with blepharophimosis-ptosis-epicanthus inversus syndrome: A surgical challenge. Indian J Ophthalmol 2016;64:469-71