Dr. Aarti Agrawal Bahuva is a second generation ophthalmologist specialized in the field of refractive surgery and advanced cataract surgery. Throughout her career as an ophthalmologist that has spanned for more than 7 years now, Dr Aarti has treated thousands of patients who have benefited from her expertise and experience.
After finishing her MBBS from K.J.Somiaya University in Mumbai under the agies of Maharashtra University of Health Sciences. She then pursued her Masters from Mahatma Gandhi Mission hospital in Mumbai. Post her graduation she joined fellowship in advanced cataract and refractive surgery at one of the leading institutes of India Narayana Nethralaya in Bangalore. Along with her fellowship she completed her DNB ophthalmology and cleared FAICO (Fellow All India Collegium of Ophthalmology) in refractive surgery.
Her academic interest has led her to present multiple papers and posters at various national and international conferences. She is frequently invited as a guest speaker at various platforms to share her views on Cataract and refractive surgery. In her quest to constantly improve herself, Dr Aarti attends many overseas conferences on a regular basis, where she interacts with her international colleagues to evaluate new and existing technologies, to ensure that her patients get access to true and unbiased information and benefit from the best treatments available today.
She is continually involved in teaching and has conducted training courses for ophthalmologists in LASIK and other laser vision correction procedures. Her special interest lies in different types of refractive surgeries including Bladeless LASIK, Topo guided refractive treatments, Phakic intraocular lenses and others. She is the only young doctor in Mumbai to have performed over 100 Phakic intraocular lens surgery in a span of less than 3 years. Currently she is working as a senior conultant in cataract and refractive services at Agrawal eye hospital and heading refractive department at Sanjeevani eye hospital.
Dr Aarti along with being a phenomenal doctor, has a deep sense of social responsibility and takes part in organising and conducting various eye camps in schools, colleges as well as at remote villages. She regularly takes part in the free surgical eye camps held in Vrindavan and Dungarpur all round the year. She selects the procedure that is safe and one that best suits her patient’s needs and fits their profile, in order to render the finest possible outcomes. Patients are at the heart of Dr Aarti’s practice, and she treats every patient with compassion, utmost care and respect. Her this outlook has established unique bonds with many of her patients over the years.
AIOS 2014- Long term complications of LASIK in myopia >5D with microkeratome assisted flap.