Team Eye

The Medical Staff at Suraj Eye Institute.

Nagpur Suraj Eye Institute


Dr. Vinay Nangia. Chairman and Director.  Consultant Glaucoma and Retina.

Dr. Vinay Nangia completed his undergraduate medical education in Nagpur.  

He did a fellowship in Vitreous and Retina at Sankara Nethralaya in Chennai and joined as a consultant  member in the vitreoretinal faculty.  Thereafter he worked at Manchester Royal Eye Hospital and at Aberdeen Royal Infirmary and was elected Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons and Royal College of Ophthalmologists. He did a fellowship in Glaucoma at  the Massachusetts Eye  and Ear Infirmary, Harvard University, Boston, U.S.A.  He founded the Suraj Eye Institute  on his arrival in Nagpur.  He is the chief investigator for the Central India Eye and Medical Study and the Central India Chidlren Eye Study.  He practises both Glaucoma and Retina and Vitreous.  He has a keen  interest in research.

Dr. Ajit Sinha.   Consultant Paediatric Ophthalmology.

Dr. Ajit Sinha  graduated from Darbhanga Medical College from where he completed his Diploma in Ophthalmology.  He did a fellowship in glaucoma from the Suraj Eye Institute and thereafter a fellowship in Paediatric Ophthalmology from Sankara Nethralaya.  He practises paediatric ophthalmology, including  paediatric cataract, squint, low vision and paediatric oculoplastics.  He was involved in the Central India Childrens Eye Study and also particpated in the Central India Eye and Medical Study.

Dr. Sarang Lambat.  Consultant Vitreous and Retina

Dr. Lambat completed his  MBBS from Government Medical College, Nagpur and his Masters in Ophthalmology from Sion Medical College in Mumbai.  Thereafter he did his fellowship from Retina Foundation in Ahmedabad.  He is a faculty in vitreous and retina and  speciallises in  management of diabetic retinopathy, retinal detachment, posterior segment complications of cataract surgery, age related macular degeneration and retinopathy of prematurity.

Dr. Phaniraj Kathuri.  Consultant Cornea and Refractive Surgery

Dr. Kathuri completed his fellowship in cornea from Sankara Nethralaya.  He is a faculty in Cornea and Refractive Surgery and  specialises in corneal disorders,  keratoplasty procedures, newer lamellar procedures and refractive surgery using excimer and Lasik.  He also specialises in  treatment of infective and allergic corneal conditions 

Dr. Rupa Gupta.   Consultant Ophthalmologist.

Dr. Gupta completed her graduation and  post graduation in Ophthalmology from Government Medical College and has several years of experience  in  cataract, and general ophthalmologic disorders of the eye.

Dr. Krishna Bhojwani.  Consultant Glaucoma.

Dr. Bhojwani completed his   DNB in Ophthalmology from the National Board of Examinations, New Delhi.  He then trained  in Glaucoma at the Suraj Eye Institute.  He specialises in  the diagnosis, management of glaucoma and in the surgery of Cataract.

Dr. Amar Nagpal. Consultant Ophthalmologist

Dr. Amar Nagpal completed his medical graduation from Government Medical College, Nagpur. He  then completed his Masters in Surgery in Ophthalmology from Nagpur.   He  has several years of experience in cataract and general ophthalologic disorders of the eye.

Dr. Nitesh Pancholi. Ophthalmologist in Glaucoma.

Dr. Nitesh Pancholi completed his MBBS from Gujarat and then joined  Surat for his post graduation in Ophthalmology. He specialises in the diagnosis, and medical and surgical treatment of glaucoma.

Dr. Varsha Rahatekar. Ophthalmologist in Glaucoma.

Dr. Rahatekar did her graduation and post graduation from Government Medical College in Nagpur.  She specialises in the diagnosis, and medical and surgical treatment of glaucoma.

Dr. Rohit Gupta. Ophthalmologist in Medical Retina.

Dr. Gupta completed his  MBBS from Grant Medical College in Mumbai and thereafter he joined Post Graduate Institute in Chandigarh.  He specialises in diseases of the retina, such as diabetic retinopathy, age related macular degeneration, CSR,  venous occlusions and other macular diseases.

Dr. Vishakha Wadibhasme. Ophthalmologist in Glaucoma.

Dr. Wadibhasme completed her MBBS from Government Medical College in Nagpur. Thereafter she joined the Post Graduate Institute in Chandigarh for her Residency in Ophthalmology. She specialises in  the diagnosis, and medical and  surgical treatment of glaucoma.