Who we are ?

“Drishtidan Phaco Centre” an advanced centre for Phaco Surgery...

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 Tinplate Hospital. Presently he is the Chief Eye Specialist and Head of the Surgical Unit of Tinplate Hospital. He is instrumental in uplifting and establishing the hospital to one of the Phaco Centre of Jharkhand.On establishing Drishtidan Phaco Centre, his focus is now to provide most advanced PhacoSurgery at afordable cost.

Dr. Mitra has performed in nearly 200 eye camps in different rural areas in association with voluntary organizations. He has performed nearly 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 Congress. His area of interest is Advanced Cataract surgery and Management of Eye care services.With a mission “Help to Bring Back Sight” he has started his own centre DrishtidanPhaco Centre at Golmuri, Jamshedpur. His hobby is Videography and Photography including video editing and mixing.