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Dr. D. Y. Patil Vidyapeeth, Pune
Dr. D. Y. Patil Institute of Optometry & Visual Sciences
Pimpri, Pune-411 018 (Maharashtra) India.

Research & Developments

M.Optom Students guided in projects / research
Sr. No. Name of the student Title of the research Class Duration Guide
2017 - 2018
1 Priyanka Chaudhary Corneal thickness after corneal collagen crosslinking in patients with keratoconus 2nd Year M.Optom 1 Year Dr Somnath Ghosh
2 Priyanka Chaudhary Alterations in corneal thickness and parameters in keratoconus patients wearing RGP contact lens 2nd Year M.Optom 1 Year Dr Veshal Madan
3 Surbhi Sharma Changes in the endothelial cell count after RGP contact lens wear 2nd Year M.Optom 1 Year Dr Somnath Ghosh
4 Surbhi Sharma Corneal topography after corneal collagen crosslinking in patients with keratoconus 2nd Year M.Optom 1 Year Dr Somnath Ghosh
5 Poonam Kashyap Visual potential with prosthetic type C contact lenses in oculocutaneous albinism 2nd Year M.Optom 1 Year Ms Sushmita Banerjee
6 Sudhakar Chaudhary Commonest cause of low vision among the population of western Maharashtra 2nd Year M.Optom 1 Year Mr Ashish Suvarnkar
2018 - 2019
1 Rosa Demelo Barriers of Myopia Control with Ortho-K Lenses in Clinical Practice 2nd Year M.Optom 1 Year Dr Somnath Ghosh
2 Rosa Demelo Assessment of Pre-Corneal Tear Film by Ocular Surface Analyzer in Keratoconus Patients 2nd Year M.Optom 1 Year Dr Somnath Ghosh
3 Sana Zamani Prevalence of Keratoconus and the types of treatment 2nd Year M.Optom 1 Year Dr Veshal Madan
4 Sana Zamani Corneal biomechanical properties following LASIK and SMILE for myopic and myopic astigmatism 2nd Year M.Optom 1 Year Dr Veshal Madan
M.OPTOM Student’s Presentations
Sr. No. Name of the student Title of the research Class Presented at
1 Priyanka Chaudhary Corneal thickness after corneal collagen crosslinking in patients with keratoconus 2nd Year M.Optom 37th All India Optometric Conference, 31st March to 1st April, 2018, New Delhi, India
2 Surbhi Sharma Corneal topography after corneal collagen crosslinking in patients with keratoconus 2nd Year M.Optom 17th EV Scientific Session in Sankara Nethralaya, 24th -25th Feb 2018, Chennai, India
CONFERENCES AND PRESENTATIONS
Dr. Somnath Ghosh
  1. “In vivo slit scanning confocal microscopic observation in a patient with keratoconus wearing mini scleral contact lens for one year: a case report” presented in 2nd World Congress        of Optometry at Hyderabad, India; September 2017.
  2. “Contact Lens Beyond Vision” presented in CME on Advancement in Contact Lenses at Dr D Y Patil Vidyapeeth, September 2018, Pune India
  3. 10th NPB Scientific Session, Mumbai, March 2019
  4. “Evaluation of Corneal Bio-Mechanical Changes in Contact Lens Wear: A Pilot Study” presented in 22nd Asia Pacific Optometry Congress in Manila, Philippines, June 2019-        Funding (Registration + Travel grant, Rs 44000.00).
Dr. Veshal Madan
  1. Red and received memento of appreciation for the presentation of scientific paper and panel discussion on “Diabetic Retinopathy Screening-The rise and need for the nationwide       program at AIOC Agra 2014.
  2. Key Speaker and Chairperson at 36th All India Optometry Conference 2014.
  3. Presented presentation at Myopia Control at Dr. D.Y Patil Institute of Optometry and Visual Sciences 2015.
  4. Invited as Expert foreign faculty and speaker for Pediatric Refraction Technique and Binocular Vision Anomalies at INAPOSS International Conference at Bandung Indonesia 2016.
  5. Participated and presented on the subject titled Low Vision Assessment and management by optometrist 2017.
  6. Presented on Do’s and don’t in private contact lens practice at Super Speciality Lens Symposium 2017.
  7. Red Scientific Publications and was chief resource person of Retinal Diagnostic Session ‘First International Optometry and Visual Sciences Conference at Kathmandu Nepal 2018.