Anupama Rao Dr.

Specialities
Ophthalmology

Contact

Mediclinic City Hospital

Dubai, UAE
Dubai Healthcare City
e-mail
F 04 4359900

Core competencies

Phacoemulsification cataract surgery with the use of injectable lenses. ,Glaucoma –medical, Laser and surgical management. ,Vision correction procedures such as IntraLASIK (blade-free surgery), LASIK, EpiLASIK, PRK and implantable lenses (ICL). ,Orthokeratology - a technique using special night-time lenses for glasses-free vision, especially in children. ,Lacrimal procedures like Laser Dacryocystorhinostomy for watery eyes. ,Treatment of keratoconus with corneal crosslinking and intracorneal rings.

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Summary
Dr. Anupama Rao is an ophthalmologist with over 18 years of experience. She specialises in the diagnosis, treatment and surgery of anterior segment diseases of the eye including cataract, Glaucoma and refractive surgery.
She has been working as a Consultant ophthalmologist with Mediclinic in Dubai since 2005 having worked at various hospitals and institutions in India, as a consultant ophthalmologist prior to that.
Dr. Rao completed her Fellowship from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow, UK, has completed training in Phacoemulsification (sutureless cataract surgery) from the well-known Bombay City Eye Institute and has also done an observership in Glaucoma at Sankara Nethralaya, Chennai, one of the leading Ophthalmic Institutes of India. Dr.Rao has accomplished her training in IntraLASIK surgery at various centres in India and the United States.
Dr.Rao is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the European Society of Cataract and Refractive surgeons.

Qualification

FRCS (Glasgow
UK)
DNB
DO
DOMS
MNAMS

Contact

Mediclinic City Hospital

Dubai, UAE
Dubai Healthcare City
e-mail
F 04 4359900

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