Department of Ophthalmology

Department of Ophthalmology


Dr. Pragati Garg

Department of Ophthalmology (HOD)

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Dr. Pragati Garg has done her MBBS from K.G.M.U. Lucknow and her M.S. Ophthalmology from GSVM Kanpur. She has almost 17 Years of teaching experience and has been an undergraduate and postgraduate examiner for various Universities.

Dr. Garg has conducted a number of researches and has to her credit about 40 publications in both national and International journals. Few of her guided papers, press, died at the state and national conferences have woo prizes and her paper in a reputed national journal also won the outstanding original article award.

Academic Activities

ELMC&H also has the facility of and Eye Bank.
Under Graduate Training
  • Semester teaching: Clinics, Demonstration, Instruments, Surgical Ward Posting and Ward Teaching, Evening Classes, Systemic Lectures.
Post Graduate Teaching
  • Clinical Grand Round, Case Presentation, Recent Advances, Hands-on Surgical Training, Thesis project, TeleMedicine project.

Treatment Facilities

  • Outdoor Patient Facilities,
  • Operations,
  • Cataract surgery by PHACO,
  • Glaucoma Unit,
  • Retina Unit with Fundus camera and OCT,
  • Laser Unit,
  • Orthoptic Clinic,
  • Oculoplasty Unit,
  • Contact Lens Clinic
  • Extension Services in Rural areas

Research Activities

  • The Department of Ophthalmology of ELMC&H is actively involved in research activities. Academic conferences have been conducted by faculty members.
  • The research work of our faculty members has been appreciated and well acclaimed and has been published in various national and international journals.

Information Common Diseases

  • The Department of Ophthalmology, ELMC&H is taking care of all common ocular diseases, both extraocular and intraocular. Usual surgeries performed include I.O.L. implantation for cataract using SICS & PHACO technique, glaucoma surgery & surgery for Lid & Lacrimal sac diseases, Squint surgery.
  • The department is equipped also with advance equipment viz. OCT, Nd-YAG Laser, Automated Perimeter, FFA Unit and Green Laser.