About The Doctor

Consultant Phaco Surgeon, Drishtidan Phaco Centre.

After completion of M.B.B.S, M.S (Ophthalmology) from Assam Medical College Dr. S. K. Mitra served in M. N. Chatterjee Memorial Eye Hospital of Kolkata for one year and after that shifted to Jamshedpur in 1994 to take charge of Eye Department of Tata-Tinplate Hospital. Presently he is the Chief Eye Specialist and Head of the Surgical Unit of Tata-Tinplate Hospital. He is instrumental in uplifting and establishing the hospital to one of the Phaco Centre of Jharkhand.He established his own set-up Drishtidan Phaco Centre in 2012 at Golmuri, Jamshedpur.The centre has already earned a name as Advanced Phaco Surgical centre of the region. 

Dr. Mitra has performed in more than 200 eye camps in different rural areas in association with voluntary organizations. He has performed more than 25,000 Cataract Surgeries in last 22 years so far and the journey is on.

Dr. Mitra is a life member of All India Ophthalmological Society(AIOS), Assam Ophthalmological Society(OSA), Jharkhand Ophthalmological Society(JHOS), Eastern India Zonal Ophthalmological Congress(EIZOC) and Indian Medical Association(IMA).  He has more than 50 publications in different state, zonal and All India journals , presented papers in various national and international conferences, invited as guest faculties from various national forums and taken part in surgical skill transfer workshops to educate fellow colleagues and spread awareness about the advanced cataract surgery.

He has received awards and recognition for Best paper, Best video and Community work in the field of ophthalmology from Assam, West Bengal, Jharkhand, Bihar, All India and Asia Pacific Ophthalmological Societies. His area of interest is Advanced Cataract surgery and Management of Eye care services. Working with a mission “Help to Bring Back Sight”  his own centre Drishtidan Phaco Centre at Golmuri, Jamshedpur extending hands for prevention of blindness. His hobby is Videography and Photography including video editing and mixing.