Academy for Eye Care Education - LVPEI invites applications for Long Term Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology & in the subspecialties of Cornea and Anterior Segment, Retina & Vitreous, Glaucoma, Pediatric Ophthalmology, Ophthalmic Plastics, Uveitis & Medical Retina, Cataract & Refractive Surgeries.
The Subspecialty fellowships are aimed to train budding Ophthalmologists in a subspecialty of their choice.
The fellowship is a very good combination of clinical rotation, research and surgical training.
At the end of the training program, the trainee will be able to:
Manage all the predominant ailments in the subspecialty independently
Become an expert in various surgical techniques
Be able to publish research papers
* The duration of fellowship in Cataract & Refractive surgeries is 15 months.
Comprehensive Ophthalmology Fellowship
Eligibility Criteria: DO, MS, MD, DNB
* DO candidates are eligible to apply for 3 years comprehensive Ophthalmology program only
Duration: 36 months
This program is a three year course designed with an aim to train the budding ophthalmologist to become a self sufficient and excellent super specialty practitioner.
Advantages of training comprehensive ophthalmology:
Year 1 - Specialty mentor based training along with intensive exit competency training programs, become an expert in various cataract surgery techniques
Year 2 - Opportunity to manage a secondary centre independently