Dr Saurabh Luthra (Director Vitreoretinal Services & UVEA)

Dr Saurabh Luthra (Retina Specialist)

Dr Saurabh Luthra is a well-known Vitreoretinal Surgeon & Uvea Specialist heading Drishti Eye Institute as a Medical Director. He is an alumnus of Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi. He completed a fellowship in Vitreo-Retina from Sankara Nethralaya, Chennai and further went on to pursue a Research-cum-clinical Retina Fellowship from 2004-2006 at University of California, Irvine, USA during which he researched on retinal cells in tissue culture.

His primary areas of interest are:

  • Micro-incision Vitreous Surgery (MIVS)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD)
  • Retinopathy Of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Panuveitis
  • Posterior Segment Imaging

Positions hold in the most Ophthalmological societies including:

  • President, Dehradun Ophthalmological Society
  • Chairman, Academic Research Committee in Uttarakhand State Ophthalmological Society(UKSOS)
  • AIOS - All India Ophthalmological Society.
  • Vitreoretinal Society of India as a Member

Prestigious Awards Conferred:

  • Bernadotte Foundation for Children’s Eyecare Travel Grant for WORLD ROP CONGRESS 2009
  • Dr M C Luthra Gold Medal for Best Free Paper at the 8th Annual Uttarakhand State Ophthalmological Society’s Annual Conference UTTARA EYECON 2011
  • Dr Prem Chandra Award for Best Free Paper at the 26th Annual Conference of North Zone Ophthalmological Society NZOS EYECON 2012
  • Dr. Satanshu Mathur Gold Medal for Best Video at the UTTARA EYECON 2013
  • Travel Grant for Uveitis Society of India Annual Meeting USI 2015
  • Best Challenging Case Presentation at the 30th Annual Conference of North Zone Ophthalmological Society NZOS EYECON 2016