Dr. Vidya Nair Chaudhry did her extensive ophthalmology training at the prestigious All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi. She then went on to become a Diplomate at the National Board. She is also a fellow at the International Council of Ophthalmology. She is a regular speaker at various conferences and an author of numerous international peer-reviewed articles and books. She has worked at two state of the art eye hospitals in India and is the training head of ophthalmology at Aakash Healthcare.
M.B.B.S. , Coimbatore Medical College
M.D. Ophthalmology, A.I.I.M.S, New Delhi
F.I.C.O., California, U.S.A.
D.N.B., National Board of Examination
Fellowship in "Pediatric Ophthalmology & Strabismus" Wilmer Eye Institute, JohnsHopkins University, USA
AIIMS, New Delhi
Comprehensive ophthalmology, pediatric ophthalmology and squint, oculoplasty, glaucoma and retina
Awards & Accomplishment
Kumar DA, Agarwal A, Nair V, Jacob S, Prakash G, Agarwal A. Rotational lamellar scleral flap for the management of post-trabeculectomy bleb leak. Eye Contact Lens. 2013 Jul;39(4):e21-4.
Jacob S, Nair V, Prakash G, Ashok Kumar D, Agarwal A, Agarwal A. Turnaround technique for intrastromal corneal ring implantation in eyes with false channel dissection. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2010 Aug;36(8):1253-60.
Jacob S, Prakash G, Ashok Kumar D, Nair V, Agarwal A, Agarwal A. Anterior segment transplantation with a novel biosynthetic graft. Eye Contact Lens. 2010 Mar;36(2):130-6.
Agarwal A, Kumar DA, Nair V. Cataract surgery in the setting of trauma. CurrOpinOphthalmol. 2010 Jan;21(1):65-70.
Agarwal A, Brubaker JW, Mamalis N, Kumar DA, Jacob S, Chinnamuthu S, Nair V, Prakash G, Meduri A, Agarwal A. Femtosecond-assisted lamellar keratoplasty in atypical Avellino corneal dystrophy of Indian origin. Eye Contact Lens. 2009 Sep;35(5):272-4.
Nair V, Kumar DA, Prakash G, Jacob S, Agarwal A, Agarwal A. Bilateral spontaneous in-the-bag anterior subluxation of PCIOL managed with glued IOL technique: A case report. Eye Contact Lens. 2009 Jul;35(4):215-7.
Soosan J, Agarwal A, Nair V, Karnati S, Kumar DA, Prakash G. Comparison of Outcomes of Suprabrow Single-Stab and 3-Stab Incision Frontalis Sling Surgery. Asia-Pacific Journal of Ophthalmology. 1(2):91-96, March/April 2012.
Gupta S, Bhaskar PK, Bhardwaj R, Chandra A, Chaudhry VN, Chaudhry P, Ali A, Mukherjee A, Mutsuddi M. MTHFR C677T Predisposes to POAG but Not to PACG in a North Indian Population: A Case Control Study. PLoS One. 2014 Jul 23;9(7):e103063.
Jacob S, Agarwal A, Chaudhry P, Narasimhan S, Chaudhry VN. A new clinic-tomographic classification and management algorithm for Descemet’s membrane detachment. Cont Lens Anterior Eye. 2015 Oct;38(5):327-33.
Gupta S, Pathak E, Chaudhry VN, Chaudhry P, Mishra R, Chandra A, Mukherjee A, Matsuddi M. A novel mutation in FRMD 7 causes X-linked idiopathic congenital nystagmus in a North Indian family. Neurosci Lett 2015 June;597:170-5.
Gupta S, Chaurasia A, Pathak E, Mishra R, Chaudhry VN, Chaudhry P, Mukherjee A, Mutsuddi M. Whole exome sequencing unveils frameshift mutation in CNGB3 for cone dystrophy: A case report of an Indian family. Medicine (Baltimore) 2017 Jul;96(30):e7490.doi:10.1097/MD.0000000000007490.
AWARDS Joint recipient of Junior Resident of the year award in Dr. R P Center, A.I.I.M.S