Our Team - Suryasnata Rath
Dr Suryasnata Rath, MS
Designation: Consultant, Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery, Orbit and Ocular Oncology Services
Specialisation: Thyroid Eye Disease and Lacrimal Disorders
Location: LVPEI Bhubaneswar Campus, Bhubaneswar
Suryasnata Rath, heads the ophthalmic plastics, orbit and oncology services and the Pathak Center for Eye Care Education at L V Prasad Eye Institute, Bhubaneswar. Following his basic medical training in Odisha he underwent long-term fellowships (2001-3 & 2005-6) at the LVPEI, Hyderabad before joining as faculty at LVPEI Bhubaneswar in July 2006. He became a fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons (FRCS), Glasgow in 2004. Since his training with Peter Dolman in Oculoplastics at the University of British Columbia, Canada in 2011-12, he developed a keen interest in Thyroid Eye Disease and endonasal lacrimal surgery. Suryasnat is the principal investigator of several ongoing randomized controlled trials including a multi-center randomized trial on orbital radiotherapy in thyroid eye disease. He has to his credit over 20 indexed publications and 2 book chapters including one on nonendoscopicendonasaldacryocystorhinostomy. Two wonderful ladies in his life include his better half for 15 years, Swagata, an intensivist at AIIMS, Bhubaneswar, and Ira his adorable daughter. If you want to catch his attention on a subject beyond plastics, talk wild life!!