MBBS MD (AIIMS, NEW DELHI) FAICO (VITREO-RETINA)
VITREO-RETINA SURGEON AND UVEA SPECIALIST
Dr Mahesh Kumar H M is currently working as Consultant Vitreo-Retina and Uvea Services the ASG Eye Hospital, Mysore, India, with a working experience of more than 12 Years. He has completed his Senior Residency (clinical fellowship) in Vitreoretina and Uvea from Dr. Rajendra Prasad Centre for Ophthalmic Sciences, All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi, India. He has done MBBS from the Mysore Medical College and Research Institute, Mysore. He passed MD (Ophthalmology) from AIIMS, the Apex Institute of Ophthalmology in India. He was awarded Fellow All India Collegium of Ophthalmology (FAICO) in Uvea and Retina-Vitreous in 2014.
Dr Mahesh has presented several papers and posters at prestigious national Ophthalmology conferences and has been awarded Young Investigator’s Award, Clinical Ophthalmology (Merit) at ASIA-ARVO 2011 at Singapore.
Dr Mahesh is also an esteemed member of various national and international councils and societies, such as the All India Ophthalmological Society, Vitreoretinal Society of India, Karnataka Ophthalmological Society among others and has been training budding Vitreo-Retina surgeons over past several years. Today there are several Vitreo-Retina surgeons trained by him all over India
2015-2022: Head of the department and Consultant, Vitreo-Retina , Nethradhama Superspeciality Eye Hospital , Jayanagar , Bangalore
2022- present: Consultant Vitreo-Retina and Uvea Services the ASG Eye Hospital, Mysore,
• Medical management of diabetic retinopathy, retinal venous occlusion, choroidal neovascular membrane, and other diseases with various management options including laser and intravitreal injections
• Surgical management of retinal disorders including complex retinal detachment, vitreous hemorrhage, complex diabetic tractional retinal detachment, and nuclear drop, Macular hole surgery, ERM/VMTS surgery
• Diagnosis and management of diseases of the retina and vitreous especially rare genetic diseases including retinitis pigmentosa, gyrate atrophy of the choroid and retina
• Diagnosis and management of ocular inflammation including uveitis, scleritis, chorioretinitis