Workshop on RETINA


Academic research committee of AP Ophthalmic Society in association with Narayana Medical College Nellore, conducted a Workshop on RETINA with Hands on Training for Postgraduate students at Narayana Medical College Nellore, On 29 January 2023, from 9am to 6pm

Famous Vitreoretinal Surgeons from Andhra Pradesh,Telangana & Maharastra participated as faculty and explained about various methods of Retinal Examination and Retinal disorders .

  1. K.Chandra Mohan-Vijayawada, Techniques of Posterior Segment Evaluation
  2. Skandha Harshitha , Aravind, Tirupati , Colour coding and fundus drawing
  3. Madhu Kumar , Shankar Eye Hospital Guntur, Fundus Fluorescein Angiography
  4. P.Rajasekhar , Nellore, Optical Coherence tomography
  5. Sankeerth , B-Scan
  6. Sandeep Reddy , Retinal LASERS
  7. Venkata Krishna , Intra Vitreal Injections
  8. Venugopal Reddy , Aravind, Tirupati , Basics of Vitrectomy
  9. Prashanth , Nagpur , Wide field fundus Photography

120 Postgraduate Students of Government and private Medical Colleges from Nellore, Tirupati, Guntur , Kadapa, Kurnool, Nandyala, Chittoor , Anantapur and Kuppam attended this Work shop.

About 40 Ophthalmologists from Nellore and Tirupati Districts also participated in this Programme.

A Quiz  was conducted and prizes were distributed to the winners

      After lunch , Hands on training was given by senior faculty members on Phacoemulsification , OCT, Indirect Ophthalmoscopy ,B-scan , Retinal LASERS, Intravitreal Injections, Vitrectomy  etc  to all the Postgraduate students

 A.P.M.C allotted 2 CME credit hours to this Programme, which was successfully conducted under the guidance of Dr.S.P.Rao , the Dean  and Dr.Hari Prasad Reddy, Medical Superintendent .

Dr.G.Chandra Sekhar , professor , President, Nellore Ophthalmic Association , Dr.Gopala Krishna , Dr.P.Rajasekhar & Dr.D.Udaya Kumar , HOD and other  Faculty and Students of Narayana Medical College , actively  participated in this programme to make it Grand success .