Dr. Parul Sony, is a senior Eye Consultant, trained at the prestigious All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS). Further, she worked at Aiims, for nearly ten year as Senior Resident and then as a Senior Research Associate gaining valuable experience in diagnosis, treatment, research and teaching. In part she has been a consultant at Venue Eye Institute and research Center, Delhi. She has experience of getting trained abroad as fellow at University of Pittsburgh Medical Center in United States of America, She is also a Fellow of Royal College of Surgeons UK She has numerous international publications to her credit. She has been regularly invited for talks at national and international meetings. She is a reviewer for many international journals, and is the first author of a book on OCT "Step by Step Optical Coherence Tomography". She is well-versed with all recent advances and has a high level of expertise in dealing with all type of eye diseases. She is presently working as a Senior Consultant at Medanta, The Medicity, and Shroff Eye Centre, Gurgaon. She is available in your neighbouthood for a detailed Eye check-up and Consultation with appointment
TRAINING & WORK EXPERIENCE
. FRCS (Glasgow)
. Fellowship from University of Pittsburgh Medical Centre, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
. Senior Consultant (Cornea, Glaucoma & Refractive Surgery) at Venu Eye Institute & Research Centre, New Delhi (2006-2007).
. Senior Research Fellowship (2003-2006) RP Centre for Ophthalmic Sciences, AIIMS, New Delhi, India
. Senior Residency (2000-2003) RP Centre for Ophthalmic Sciences, AIIMS, New Delhi, India. Selected among more than 60 candidates.
. MD Ophthalmology (1996-1999) RP Centre for Ophthalmic Sciences, AIIMS, New Delhi, India
. MBBS (1990-1996): Rani Durgavati Vishwavidyalaya, Jabalpur, MP. Gold Medalist (8 Gold Medals).
Sr. Consultant Ophthalmology, working with leading institutions in Shroff Eye Centre & Medanta, the Medicity, Gurgaon and Delhi.
AWARDS AND HONOURS
. FIRST POSITION in all three professional examinations during MBBS.
. National talent Search examination (NTSE) scholarship holder for (1988-1999).
. 8 Gold Medal Awards (including Best Ophthalmology student) during medical school
. Best National Research Paper Award 1999 (AC Agarwal Trophy).
. 2002: Awarded Distinguished resource teacher of the Society award by Delhi Ophthalmic Society.
. Certified as Fellow by University of Pittsburgh, USA
. Awarded prestigious FRCS (Fellow, Royal College of Surgeons of Glasgow)
. Improvised New Laser Procedures
. Laser treatment of overhanging blebs (published)
. Laser sweeping of posterior IOL surface (published)
. Argon laser treatment of laser iridotomies in uveitis (published)
. Described New capsule support device for lens subluxation (published).
. Post MD >15 YEARS Comprehensive Surgical and Medical experience in:
. Phacoemulsification & Pediatric cataract
. Refractive Surgery & LASIK
. Cornea Surgery, including pediatric Keratoplasties of all types.
. Adult & Pediatric Glaucoma Surgery
. Laser Procedures
. Expert in Optical Coherence Tomography
. Over 60 indexed publications in prestigious peer reviewed international journals. (LIST ATTACHED)
. Overall more than 100 publications
. Reviewer for 6 International Journals: Ophthalmic Surgery Lasers & Imaging, Journal of Strabismology & Pediatric Ophthalmology, Journal of Cataract & Refractive Surgery. Jornal of Refractive Surgery, Indian Journal of Ophthalmology , Ophthalmology
. Principal Investigator in multinational trials: A Multi-Center, Study To Evaluate The Clinical And Microbial Efficacy Of Isv-403 Compared To Vigamox In The Treatment Of Bacterial Conjunctivitis (FDA approved, B&L sponsored).
. As Senior Research Associate: carried out a research project on Retisert: Multicentric double-blind masked trial for evaluation of safety and efficacy of flucinolone acetonide implant in noninfectious posterior uvetitis (B&L sponsored).