Dr. MN Raju is an experienced Eye Surgeon, with over 30 years of practice in the field of Ophthalmology. He is attached to Sandhya Hitech Vision Care Centre in Vijayawada, and also visits the Sandhya Eye Hospital branches in Visakhapatnam and Rajahmundry. He is credited with several "firsts" in Andhra Pradesh, having been the first to introduce a computerised refractive unit, and also pioneering phacoemulsification, YAG laser, LASIK, foldable IOLs, and bladeless Femto-LASIK in the state.
Dr. MN Raju has undergone practical training in modern cataract surgery, refractive surgery,
theatre stabilisation, counselling of patients, and management of complications in
cataract surgery. He trained at Aravind Eye Hospital (Madurai), LV Prasad Eye Institute,
and Singapore National Eye Centre. He is a recipient of the Vijayaratna Award for
excellent service in community ophthalmology.
Dr. Raju has trained over 100 ophthalmologists in modern cataract surgery. He has been
instrumental in the set-up of six comprehensive ophthalmic centres in Andhra Pradesh,
including two LASIK Centres in Vijayawada and Visakhapatnam. Dr. Raju oversees a
team of 16 ophthalmologists and 64 qualified technical support staff.
Dr Shaski Kapoor
Dr Shaski Kapoor has a trusted base of patients who have received treatment from him
and are willing to share their positive experience and highly recommend Dr Kapoor.
He is a seasoned professional who has honed his skills through sustained levels of
training. He has held senior roles in reputed eye institutions in Mumbai and brings
in years of experience to any ophthalmic consultation and procedure.
One of the Mumbai’s most highly trained Lasik surgeons, Dr. Kapoor began his distinguished
career at the LV Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad, where he completed his corneal
training and then went on to pioneer the use of excimer laser (Lasik) in India in
1991. He has been at the forefront of teaching and conducted over 30 live surgical
workshops all over the country. He was among the earliest to use Phacoemulsification
for removal of cataracts. He has edited many books as well as contributed chapters
to many medical books and periodicals. He has been executive editor of Ophthalmology
Times, USA (Indian edition) as well as held office at various positions in Bombay
Ophthalmologists Association and Indian Ophthalmologists Society. He has served as
President of Indian Intra ocular Implant and Refractive Society.
Dr Shashi Kapoor’s private practice in Mumbai is just one of the many facets of his personality.
He is also a Professor at Grant medical college and JJ Group of hospitals, Mumbai.
He heads the Lasik department and is performing the largest number of Lasik surgeries
in Maharashtra, at an average of 200 each day. Many students have trained under his
expert guidance and have gone on to become successful eye doctors. That kind of hands-on
experience is rare to find, although there are many doctors in this highly competitive
Dr. VVL Narsimha Rao
Dr. VVL Narsimha Rao is a well-known Ophthalmologist from Visakhapatnam in Andhra Pradesh
with Comprehensive Ophthalmology as an area of specialisation. He is currently working
as Professor in Andhra Medical College and Superintendent at Government Regional
Eye Hospital in Visakhapatnam.
Dr. VVL Narasimha Rao has undergone Phaco training at Sarojini Devi Eye Hospital in 2004.
He is playing an important role at APOS- Vizag where he is a member of its Management
He is also available for his expert advice at Sandhya Eye Hospitals.
Dr M Subramanyam
Dr. M. Subrahmanyam, one of the senior most surgeons in India. He is the present President
of Oculoplastic Association of India. Dr.M. Subrahmanyam has more than 25 years of
experience in orbital and ophthalmic plastic services, has established this department
at Sarojini Devi Eye Hospital and Regional Institute of ophthalmology, Hyderabad
and performed several thousand surgeries and started long terrm fellowship traing
program. He is the first Indian to write a book on orbital Diseases.