Dr Gaurav Luthra, Sr. Consultant at Drishti Eye Institute, Dehradun was recently invited by the ASCRS (American Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgery) to conduct a course on SMILE, the latest Spectacles removal technique. This year the annual meeting was held on 13th – 17th Apr at Washington DC (USA) attended by over 5000 delegates from the world over.
Dr. Luthra elaborated the advantages of SMILE surgery for specs removal which is Blade-less, Flap-less and Painless technique for vision correction. SMILE requires minimal precautions, quick recovery & is the best option for sports persons, computer professionals and service personnel among others, he explained.
This meeting is considered as prestigious and is most awaited event of the year. Surgeons from around the globe are invited to attend this conference annually to share their expertise/research on eye ailments.
Apart from SMILE, Dr. Luthra also conducted a course on challenging Cataract surgeries and he gave his views on complicated cases of Cataract and how he handles it with utmost care and precautions and works hard to give a beautiful, clear vision to the patients.
Drishti Eye Institute has been at the forefront of introducing new technologies & advanced eye care services to the residents of Uttarakhand and the surrounding regions, while also contributing towards the underprivileged members of the society.