Dr. Harshit Vaidya
MBBS, DNB (Ophthalmology), FMRF (Vitreo-retina)
Dr. Harshit Vaidya is an MBBS, DNB, FMRF Vitreo Retina Surgeon (DNB & Fellow, Sankara Nethrayala, Chennai). At Dr.Vaidya Eye Specialist, he serves as a Vitreo Retina Specialist.
Dr. Harshit Vaidya is a trained Eye surgeon and Retina specialist in Andheri. In addition to his special interests in Vitreo-Retinal diseases, Harshit Vaidya is also a budding ophthalmologist.He completed his MBBS in 2013 from Government Medical College, Solapur, Maharashtra, and pursued his residency in Ophthalmology at the renowned Sankara Nethralaya in Chennai. He further went on to do his fellowship in Vitreo-Retina from his parent institute of Sankara Nethralaya, which has one of the largest and best retina departments in the country. During his 5 year tenure at Sankara Nethralaya, he presented posters and papers at various national and international conferences, including the World Ophthalmology Congress, Guadalajara, Mexico; Asia Pacific Association of Ophthalmology Congress, Bangkok, Thailand, EURETINA, Paris, France; All India Ophthalmic Congress, Kolkata, India, among many others. Dr. Vaidya has a keen interest in macular disorders, particularly type 3 neovascularization and newer OCT findings, and is proficient in retinal surgeries for retinal detachment, SFIOLs, and diabetic vitrectomies.
His core belief is in providing eye care not just through sheer competence and knowledge but also through compassion and philanthropy.
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- Clinical Vitreo-Retina Fellow|Sankara Nethralaya, Chennai – 2018-2020
- DNB Ophthalmology|Sankara Nethralaya, Chennai – 2014-2017
- MBBS | V. M. Government Medical College, Solapur – 2007-2013
- Higher Secondary Education | D.G Ruparel College, Mumbai – 2005-2007
- Schooling | Chatrabhuj Narsee Memorial School, Mumbai – 2005
- Dr Vaidya Eye Hospital, Mumbai | Consultant | May 2020 – Present
- BSES hospital, Mumbai | Visiting Consultant| Dec 2020 – Present
- KHM & Gurunanak hospital, Mumbai | Visiting Consultant| Mar 2021 – Present
- Shatabdi Hospital, Mumbai | Senior Registrar | Aug 2017 – Mar 2018
- Bombay City Eye Institute, Mumbai | Observer | July 2017
- Aditya Jyot Eye Hospital, Mumbai | Observer | Feb – March 2014
- All India Ophthalmological Society
- Vitreo Retina Society of India (VRSI)
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KEY SKILLS AND INTERESTS
I am a trained Vitreo-retina specialist from Sankara Nethralaya, Chennai. Having done my residency at the same institute, I have gained deep hands-on experience in the last 5 years at one of the foremost ophthalmic institutions in India and globally. I have individually performed various vitreo-retinal surgeries like rhegmatogenous retinal detachments and complex recurrences (>50), scleral fixated intraocular lens implantations (>20), diabetic vitrectomies (>15), and assisted in ROP surgeries, complicated post-traumatic surgeries associated with IOFBs, and macular-hole surgeries among many others. I am proficient in procedures like intravitreal injections (>500), retinal laser photocoagulations (>500) and performing ophthalmic ultrasounds (>1000). I also have a keen interest in teaching residents and have taken several seminars as well.
- Secured 91% in 10th ICSE board examinations.
- Secured a rank of 667 (PCB- 186/200) in State CET for undergraduates, from over 2 lakh candidates.
- Secured a rank of 2400 in All India Post-graduate entrance examinations in Dec 2013.
- Secured a rank of 1084 in DNB examinations held in Dec 2013.
- Winner of SN Pediatric-ophthalmology team quiz competition, 2016.
- Organizing member and Master of ceremony at Inflammatio 2016, an International Uvea conference held at Sankara Nethralaya, Chennai.
- Presented as a team, on the topic of Schizophrenia in 2nd MBBS at Trinity, all-India students’
- Medical conference 2009, LTMC & Sion Hospital, Mumbai
➢ EURETINA Congress, 2019, Paris, France. Poster Presentation: Real life Visual and Anatomical Outcome of Management of Diabetic Macular Edema in Vitrectomized Eyes
➢ EURETINA Congress, 2019, Paris, France. Poster Presentation: Profile of Central Serous Retinopathy in Women.
➢ Asia Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology Congress, 2019, Bangkok, Thailand. Paper presentation: Transpupillary Thermotherapy in Circumscribed Choroidal Hemangioma
➢ Asia Pacific Optometry Congress, 2019, Manila. Poster presentation: Characteristics and relationship of peripheral and central retinal difference among Diabetic Retinopathy using Wide Field Fundus Fluorescein Angiography.
➢ Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO), 2019, Vancouver, Canada Poster presentation: Transpupillary thermotherapy vs Photodynamic therapy in Circumscribed Choroidal Hemangioma.
➢ World Ophthalmic Congress 2016, Guadalajara, Mexico. Poster presentation: Clinical review of autoimmune optic neuropathy in Indian peninsula.
➢ World Ophthalmic Congress 2016, Guadalajara, Mexico. Poster presentation: Clinical profile and management outcomes of eyelid molluscum contagiosum – an Indian perspective.
➢ Pediatric Retina Summit, 2019, Chennai, India. Case Presentation: Gene panel negative case of Familial Exudative Vitreoretinopathy.
➢ Retina Interest Group meeting, 2019, Chennai, India. Case Presentation: Multimodal imaging in type 3 neovascularization.
➢ Pediatric Retina Summit, 2019, Chennai, India. Poster presentation: Surgical outcomes of retinal detachment in morning glory disc anomaly.
➢ Pediatric Retina Summit, 2019, Chennai, India. Poster presentation: Retinocytoma – An eight years’ story.
➢ Ocular Traumacon, 2018, Chennai, India. Poster presentation: Internal Ophthalmoplegia after Retinal Laser Photocoagulation — A Rare Complication.
➢ Ocular Traumacon, 2018, Chennai, India. Poster presentation: Clinical characteristics, Results of Neuroimaging and Outcomes in patients with Traumatic abducens nerve palsy.
➢ All India Ophthalmic Conference 2016, Kolkata, India. Poster presentation: A case of waxing and waning of Orbital varix – A diagnostic dilemma.
➢ Symposium in Neuro-ophthalmology: Afferents plus Efferents 2016, Chennai, India. Case presentation: Autoimmune Optic Neuropathy with APLA syndrome and aquaporin Ab positive.
Dr. Harshit Vaidya – Retina Specialist in Mumbai
Dr. Harshit Vaidya is one of the best Ophthalmologist/ Eye Surgeon in Andheri West, Mumbai and has an experience of 10 years in this field. Dr. Harshit Vaidya has a good record of successful surgeries and treatments of complex cases and is the top Retina specialist in Mumbai. If you have any queries contact us at 9004496621, He will help you out in understanding your problem and guide you through every stage of your treatment.
DISSERTION AND PUBLICATIONS
Clinical Characteristics, Results of Neuroimaging and Outcomes in Patients with Abducens nerve palsy at a tertiary eye care centre. Dissertation submitted to the National Board of Examinations, New Delhi.
➢ Presumed tubercular choroidal nodule following adalimumab therapy for juvenile idiopathic arthritis, Indian Journal of Ophthalmology · Jan 1, 2019
➢ Commentary: Quality assurance in ophthalmic imaging, Indian Journal of Ophthalmology · Jan 1, 2019
➢ Clinical Profile and Management Outcomes of Periocular Molluscum Contagiosum, TNOA Journal of Ophthalmic Science and Research · Jan 1, 2019
➢ Ischemic macular hole in central retinal artery occlusion, Indian Journal of Ophthalmology · Jan 1, 2020
➢ Infiltration of Optic nerve head in Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia presenting as an initial isolated site of relapse, Indian Journal of Ophthalmology Case Reports · Jan 1, 2021 Link
➢ Spontaneous closure of macular hole with conversion to type 2 choroidal neovascular membrane in a case of Vogt Koyanagi Harada disease, Indian Journal of Ophthalmology Case Reports · Mar 31, 2021 Link
➢ Book Chapter: Paediatric Intra-ocular tumours (Non-Rb), A Quick Guide to Pediatric Retina, Springer Singapore · Jan 1, 2021
➢ Chapter 22, Pages 167-178. Editors – Dr Wai-Ching Lam, Wei-Chi Wu. Accepted
➢ Outcomes of vitreoretinal surgery in retinal detachment associated with morning glory disc anomaly in Indian Journal of Ophthalmology (IJO_189_21). Link
➢ Foveal photoreceptor disruption in ocular diseases: An optical coherence tomography-based differential diagnosis, Survey of Ophthalmology, Mar 18, 2023 Link
➢ Ultra-widefield swept-source optical coherence tomography imaging of a peripheral retinal cyst, Indian Journal of Ophthalmology Case Reports, Jul 16, 2022 Link
➢ Atypical rubella retinopathy in a child with Noonan syndrome, Indian Journal of Ophthalmology, Jul 1, 2022 Link
➢ Anaemic retinopathy in Kikuchi-Fujimoto disease, Indian Journal of Ophthalmology · Jul 1, 2022 Link
➢ Circumscribed choroidal hemangioma in a case of neurofibromatosis type 1, Oman Journal of Ophthalmology · Jun 29, 2022
➢ Bilateral isolated optic disc coloboma with posterior staphyloma in a case of high myopia., Indian J Ophthalmol Case Rep · Apr 13, 2022 Link
➢ “Teardrop on a hat” sign in a case of vitreomacular traction: Explaining the vector forces on optical coherence tomography imaging, Indian Journal of Ophthalmology Case Reports · Jan 7, 2022 Link
➢ Correspondence: Risk of exudative age-related macular degeneration in patients with central serous chorioretinopathy: A Nationwide Cohort Study, Retina Link
➢ Is immediate treatment necessary for diabetic macular edema after pars plana vitrectomy for tractional complications of proliferative diabetic retinopathy? International Ophthalmology · Jun 25, 2021 Link
➢ Circumscribed choroidal hemangioma in a case of NF1 ophthalmic image in Oman Journal of Ophthalmology (ojo_369_20).
➢ Delayed surgical management for the macular hole with sub-macular haemorrhage in Oman Journal of Ophthalmology (ojo_400_20).
➢ Whiplash maculopathy following parachute injury in Journal of Ophthalmic and Vision Research.
➢ Foveal pseudocyst atop a splayed outer macular hole in a case of vitreo-macular traction: Teardrop on a hat sign. Indian Journal of Ophthalmology (IJO_830_21).
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