In another first for Drishti, over a thousand Eye Surgeons, from India and Overseas benefited from a Live surgery webcast which was beamed live from the OT of Drishti Eye Institute, where challenging cases of Cataract were operated by, Dr Gaurav Luthra who demonstrated his skills in handling difficult surgeries and special lens implants to correct Astigmatism for the benefit of Doctors wanting to learn these new techniques.
This event was facilitated by a High Definition webcast over a fiber optic gateway. Audience from all over the world could easily log in on their phone or computers and watch the finer details of the surgery in High Definition and even share their doubts online which were answered by Dr Gaurav Luthra. This Live surgery webcast was first of its kind ever held in this part of the country.
It is a matter of pride for Uttarakhand, that a hospital at Dehradun was selected for this unique opportunity to teach eye Surgeons all over the world with the latest techniques of Cataract surgeries. This was achieved due to Drishti’s recent advancements in Cataract surgeries, Drishti Eye Institute is equipped with the most advanced technologies available in the world for performing advanced Laser surgery for Cataract, special Toric lens implant and most advanced Phaco machines. Drishti also boasts of a State of the Art Modular OT complex meeting NABH standards which allows a safer surgery environment for the patients.