KEMPEGOWDA INSTITUTE OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
[Affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, and Recognized by Medical Council of India, New Delhi]
Banashankari 2nd stage Bangalore-560 070
Phone: 91-80-26712791, 26712792; Fax: 91-80-26712798 , E-mail: bngkims@kar.nic.in. principalkims@gmail.com
Website: www.kimsbangalore.edu.in

KEMPEGOWDA INSTITUTE OF MEDICAL SCIENCES

   
 

 



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Department of Ophthalmology

Professor & HOD
,Dr.H.Nidevitha
STAFF
Dr. Kolengat Satyabala Dmonty

Professor & Medical Superintendent

Dr.H.N.Sowbhagya

Professor

Dr.Sandeep Shetty

Associate Professor
Dr.R.S.Umadevi
Associate Professor
Dr. Kiran Kumar L
Asstant Proffessor
Dr.N.B.Pushpa
Tutor

Dr. Vinutha B.V

Senior Resident

Dr. Smitha Gowda. M.S
Senior Resident

Dr.Deepthi.U.S 

Junior Resident

Dr.Sneha.K

Junior Resident

Dr.Nikitha Nataraju.

Junior Resident

Dr. Kavitha C R

Junior Resident

Dr. Divya Bhargavi B

Junior Resident

Dr. Hemalatha B

Junior Resident

Dr. Santosh.P

Junior Resident

Dr. Santanu Das

Junior Resident

Dr. Akshay Uday Nayak

Junior Resident

Dr. Battula Vishnuvardhan

Junior Resident

 

COURSES OFFERED

 

M.S. Ophthalmology

 
D.O.M.S.
NO. OF PG SEATS
 
M.S. Ophthalmology
Three
D.O.M.S.
One
 

SERVICES & PROCEDURES

  • Diagnostic Procedures
    • Computerized Autorefraction & Spectacle Prescription
    • Contact Lens Dispensing
    • Slit Map Biomicroscopy
    • Syringing
    • Tonometry
    • Gonioscopy
    • Keratometry & A-Scan Biometry
    • Ultrasound B-Scan
    • Indirect Ophthalmoloscopy
    • Squint & Amblyopia Evaluation with synaptophore, etc
    • Computerized Automated Visual Field Analysis
    • Anterior Segment Digital Photography
    • Fundus Photography & Fundus Flourescein Angiography
    • Hematology, Biochemistry  and Microbiology Laboratory Services available
  • Operative Procedures
    • Sutureless Small Incision Cataract Surgery (Phaco & SICS) with Imported Foldable Intraocular Lens Implantation
    • Glaucoma Filtering Surgery (Trabeculectomy)
    • Combined Cataract & Glaucoma Surgery
    • Squint Surgery
    • Lid Abnormality Corrective Surgery for Entropion, Ectropion, Ptosis etc
    • Excision of Ocular Adnexal Mass
    • Pterygium Excision with Conjunctival Autograft with sutures
    • Pterygium Excision with Conjunctival Autograft with bioadhesive glue
  • Others
    • Eye Banking & Corneal Transplantations
    • YAG Laser treatment
    • Diode Laser Treatment for Diabetic Retinopathy, etc

POST GRADUATE COURSES OFFERED

  • D.O.M.S.        :           intake – 2 seats per year
  • M.S. Ophthal  :           intake – 1 seat per year

For admission details, please contact Officer, Academic Section, K.I.M.S. College, Banashankari Stage II, Bangalore

ACADEMIC ACTIVITIES

  • Full-fledged Library
  • In-house PG Teaching Program:
    • Clinical Case Presentations
    • Subject Seminars
    • Journal Club Meeting
  • Maxillofacial PG Teaching Program
  • UG (Medical, Nursing, Physiotherapy) Teaching Programs
  • Regular participation and representation in various CME / Symposia / Workshops both at state & national level
  • Provision of Wet Lab for learning Microsurgical Skills

OTHER ACTIVITIES

  • Regular Cataract Surgery Camps are conducted in rural areas
  • School Screening Camps
  • Weekly services to Kengari Rural Satellite Health Care Centre

PUBLICATIONS 

  • Presented
    • Comparative study of tolerability of topical dorzolamide and timolol maleate in Open Angle Glaucoma
    • Unusual presentation -Tuberous Sclerosis in Lid alongwith Dermoid Cyst
  • Projects Completed
    • Limbal vs Free Conjunctival Autografting for recurrent pterygium
    • Case report of Extranodal Limbal MALT Lymphoma treatment with local resection, conjunctival autografting and topical avastin eye drops
    • Prevalence of Dry Eye in Retroviral positive patients attending ART Centre using Schirmer’s Test
    • Prevalence of Uncorrected Refractive Errors in Presbyopes
  • On-going Projects
    • Comparison of Conjunctival Grafting with sutures vs with fibrin glue in Pterygium
    • Relationship of CD4 count to ocular manifestations in Retroviral positive patients
    • Comparison of Visual Field changes in Chronic Simple Glaucoma and Normal Tension Glaucoma
    • Role of VEP in early detection of traumatic optic neuropathy and its management
    • Prevalence of Dry eyes in asymptomatic patients
    • Comparison of Topical cyclosporine vs topical steroids in allergic conjunctivitis
    • Awareness of Eye Donation among medical undergraduates