Our Team - N Vinay Kumar

N Vinay Kumar

N Vinay Kumar, BS Opt

Designation: Junior Optometrist
Email: vinayn@lvpei.org
Location: Kallam Anji Reddy Campus, Hyderabad

Vinay Kumar pursued his Bachelorís in Optometry from LVPEIís Bausch & Lomb School of Optometry, affiliated to the Birla Institute of Technology & Science, Pilani. Following which in 2012 he joined LVPEIís Visual Optics lab as a Research Optometrist and as Consultant Optometrist, Cornea and Anterior Segment Services. His current research project involves analyzing impact of degraded optics on binocular visual performance in subjects with irregular corneal conditions like keratoconus. His research interests lie in Visual Optics and Psychophysics, Cornea and Refractive Errors, Binocular Vision and Myopia. He has a publication to his credit in the Nature Scientific Reports on Photorefraction. In addition he has also made scientific presentations at national and international conferences.

Vinay Kumar is actively involved in teaching at LVPEI's Bausch & Lomb School of Optometry. His other roles include teaching clinical skills to optometry fellows and interns at LVPEI and guiding undergraduate optometry students at BLSO for academic research projects. Design and operations of ophthalmic instruments, interests him.