Dr Pradeep K Saraf

Shivam Nethralaya
51/1A, Sarat Bose Road
Kolkata 700025
Ph: 24747985 / 24757952 / 24559511
Email: pksaraf@myeyeworld.com  
            drpksaraf@dataone.in   
QUALIFICATION :

MBBS: B.R.D.Medical College,Gorakhpur, India.
MS: Vivekanand Institute of Medical Sciences, Kolkata. India
Vitreoretinal Retinal Fellow: Sankara Nethralaya, Medical Research Foundation, Chennai, India 

SPECIALIST:

In Cataract including phacoemulsification, Glaucoma,   Contact lenses and Retinal diseases. 

VISITING FACULTY :

R K M Seva Pratisthan, Calcutta 

ACADEMIC 
ATTACHMENT:
Professor and Head of Department, Vivekananda Institute of Medical Sciences, Calcutta.
MEMBERSHIP:

All India Ophthalmological Society, West Bengal ophthalmic Society, Indian Medical Association.

SOCIAL WORKS :

Running free eye clinic at Shivam Nethralaya. 
Doing free eye camps in India & Bangladesh.
Director and Sight Conservation, Chairman-Lions Club. 

AWARDS : Recipient of Gold medal as a best outgoing fellow, Sankara Nethralaya, Chennai 1985
SERVICES AVAILABLE :
  • Refraction 
  • Contact Lenses 
  • Microsurgery (IOL) 
  • Phacoemulsification 
  • Biometry
  • Glaucoma management
  • Retinal Surgery
  • Paediatric Ophthalmology
  • Cornea
  • UVEA
  • Diode Lasers
  • Yag laser 
  • Lasik
SOCIAL SERVICES: Free eye checkup and surgeries For underprivileged
TIMINGS: Mon. - Sat. (3.00 p.m. to 6.30 p.m.)
Holiday: Sunday 
APPOINTMENTS:
By Phone : 24747985 / 24757952 / 24559511
By E-mail : drpksaraf@dataone.in  
pksaraf@myeyeworld.com
 


Uses of Diode laser in our clinic :

    
Diode with Slit Lamp Laser Delivery: Used for:

1.

Diabetic and hypertensive retinopathy, eales disease when there is no vitreous haemorrhage. Laser at this stage prevents haemorrhge, and total loss of vision, It can also be used in other conditions causing similar complications .

2. Retinal Breaks: For Prophylactic Treatment.
3. Central Serous Retinopathy etc. Limitations are
  1. Can't treat far periphery of retina.
  2. Can't treat patient in lying position and in general anaesthesia.
Laser - Indirect Ophthaltmoscope ( L I O) :

    
This modality overcomes the limitations of Slit Lamp Delivery System. Its uses
    are:

1.

To treat Retinal breaks which are in far periphery of Retina.

2. Proliferative Retinopathy due to Diabetic, Hypertensive, Eale's disease etc.
  1. To treat Peripheral retina which can't be reached by Slit Lamp.
  2. In presence of vitreous haemorrhage and opacities and cataract (cortical spokes)"
3. Post operative gas filled eyes.
4. Recent Ocular Surgery : LIO avoids
  1. Risk of Infection.
  2. Stress to recently sutured wound.
  3. Discomfort by lens in slit lamp delivery system
5. Laser after retinal detachment surgery on previous buckle.
6. Small pupil.


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