Dr. Vandana Jain

Ophthalmology Surgeon at Advanced Eye Hospital & Institute in Mumbai

Cornea, Cataract and Refractive Surgery Specialist

Brief Profile:

Dr. Vandana Jain, (MBA, MS, DNB, MNAMS, FLVPEI, FICO, MBBS) is a Cornea and External Diseases Specialist and the Co-founder and Director of the Advanced Eye Hospital. She has more than a decade of experience in Ophthalmology apart from exhaustive training and a vast number of research publications to her credit.

Education and Training

  • Medical school:

MBBS: Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi in 2001.

  • Specialization:

MS (Ophth): Maulana Azad Medical College, Delhi University in 2004.

DNB (Ophth): National Board of Education, New Delhi in 2004.

  • Super Specialization:

1.Fellowship, Cornea & External Diseases at L. V. Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad, India in 2005.

2.Fellowship of the International Council of Ophthalmology at the Massachusetts Eye & Ear Infirmary, Boston, USA in 2008.

  • Buisness School:

MBA: Stanford Buisness School, California, USA in 2009-2011.

Present and Past Affiliations

  • Head, Department of Cornea at Mahatma Gandhi Mission Hospital, Navi Mumbai.
  • Co-founder and President of the Clear Ear Inc, California.
  • Medical Advisor at Oculeve Inc, California.
  • Global Strategy and Business Development Intern at Sight Life, Seattle.
  • Financial Strategy and Operations Intern at Lumbini Eye Institute, Nepal.
  • Head, Department of Cornea and Academic Dean at Aditya Jyot Eye Hospital, Mumbai.
  • Gerson Lehrman Council of International Health Care Advisors, New York.
  • Visiting Faculty, Department of Cornea & Refractive Surgery at University of California, Los Angeles.
  • Visiting Faculty, Department of Cornea & Refractive Surgery at Al-Reefy Eye Hospital, Bahrain.
  • Fellow, Cornea and External Diseases at L.V. Prasad Eye Institute.

Top Most Surgeries Performed

  • LASIK • Epi-LASIK
  • Phacoemulsification • Refractive Surgery
  • Deep Anterior Lamellar Keratoplasty • Descemets Stripping Endothelial Keratoplasty
  • Cornea Transplantation • Penetrating Keratoplasty
  • Photorefractive Keratectomy • Conductive Keratoplasty
  • Intracorneal Rings • Amniotic membrane transplantation
  • Cornea and Limbal Stem Cell Transplantation • Pterygium Surgery

Research:

  • Presentations:
  1. Jain V, Sridhar MS, Sangwan V, Rao GN. Superior Pellucid Marginal Corneal Degeneration. World Cornea Congress,

Washington DC, USA, April 2005.

  1. Ocular trauma meeting at Hyderabad, August 2004
  • Jain V, Arora R, Mehta D. Amniotic membrane transplantation in acute chemical burns
  • Jain V, Arora R, Mehta D. Anesthesia in open globe injuries
  1. Jain V, Sridhar MS, Sangwan V, Rao GN. Superior Pellucid Marginal Corneal Degeneration.

Indian Eye Research Group Meet, July 2005

  1. Jain V, Sridhar MS, Sangwan V, Rao GN. Superior Pellucid Marginal Corneal Degeneration.

All India Ophthalmological society conference, February 2006

  1. Jain V, Sangwan VS, Ramamurhty BS, Vemuganti GK. Vernal keratoconjunctivitis and limbal stem

cell deficiency.All India Ophthalmological society conference, February 2006

  1. Jain V, Sangwan VS, Ramamurhty BS, Vemuganti GK. Vernal keratoconjunctivitis and limbal stem cell

deficiency.Poster accepted for presentation at American academy of Ophthalmology, November 2006

  1. CME on latest advances in Ophthalmology (For your eyes only), July 2006, Mumbai
  • Jain V- Refractive surgery, Get rid of your glasses
  • Jain V- Cornea Transplantation and Keratoprosthesis
  • Jain V- Anterior Segment OCT
  1. “Rendezvous” Eye conference on Anterior Segment In Khandala On August 19-20th 2006
  • Jain V- Identifying patients at risk of developing Corneal Complications
  • Jain V- Limbal Stem Cell Transplantation
  1. CME on latest advances in Ophthalmology (For your eyes only), October 2006, Mumbai
  • Jain V- Cornea and Limbal Stem Cell Transplantation
  1. Bombay Ophthalmological Society Conference, October 2006, Mumbai
  • Jain V- Fungal Keratitis
  • Jain V- Ocular Surface Update
  • Jain V- Contraindications of LASIK
  1. Maharashtra Ophthalmological Society Conference, November 2006, Kolhapur
  • Jain V- Thin Flap LASIK
  • Jain V- Fungal Keratitis
  • Jain V- Ocular Surface Update
  • Jain V- Contraindications of LASIK
  1. All India Ophthalmological Society Conference, Hyderabad, February 2007
  • Convener for Free Paper Session on CATARACT
  • Chief Instructor on a symposium on- Advances in ocular surface diseases and its management
  • Co-instructor in an Instruction Course on- Surface Ablation Procedures
  • Video – in Trauma section- Jain V, Natarajan S, Shome D. Scleral Patch graft after a spectacle induced ocular trauma by an unusual mechanism.
  • Free Paper Presentation, Jain V, Garg P, Sharma S. Infectious Scleritis an experience from a developing country.
  1. CME on latest advances in Ophthalmology (For your eyes only), February 2007, Mumbai
  • Jain V- Cornea and Limbal Stem Cell Transplantation
  1. Orbis International Symposium, 7th April 2007
  • Jain V- Under-recognised clinical entities with associated dry eyes
  • Jain V- Amniotic membrane transplantation
  1. CME on cornea and ocular surface, June, 2007
  • Jain V- Under-recognised clinical entities with associated dry eyes
  • Jain V- Post- LASIK infectious Keratitis
  1. Cornea group meeting- 9th July, 2007
  • Jain V- Journal club presentation- New triple procedure- Ophthalmology
  1. Eyecon, Hyderabad, July, 2007
  • Jain V- Dry eye- Current concepts
  • Jain V- Panellists in cornea discussion forum
  1. APSCRS Conference September 2007, Hanoi (Invited Speaker)
  • Jain V- Old to New Triple- Where are we?
  1. American Academy of Ophthalmology, November, 2007
  • Video presentation
  • Poster Presentation

Research Papers Published:

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  1. Cornea group meeting- 14th October, 2007
  • Jain V- Journal club presentation- Role of anti-VEGF in corneal diseases
  1. Maharashtra Ophthalmological Society Conference, October 2007, Sohlapur
  • Jain V- Under-recognised clinical entities with associated dry eyes
  • Jain V- Ocular Rosacea with associated fungal Keratitis (free paper)
  • Jain V- Topical cyclosporine in diverse ocular surface disorders (free paper)
  1. All India Ophthalmological Society Conference, Bangalore, February 2008
  • Chief Instructor on a symposium on- Advances in ocular surface diseases and its management
  • Co-instructor in an Instruction Course on- Surface Ablation Procedures
  • Co-instructor in an Instruction Course on- Pediatric eye diseases
  • Invited Speaker in Novartis Symposium- Dry eye after Cataract Surgery.
  • Free Paper Presentation, Jain V, Shome D, Natarajan S. Topical cyclosporine in diverse ocular surface disorders
  • Free Paper Presentation, Jain V, Shome D, Natarajan S. Ocular Rosacea with associated fungal Keratitis
  1. ASCRS, Chicago, April 2008- Free Paper Presentation-
  • Jain V, Sangwan VS, Ramamurhty BS, Vemuganti GK. Vernal keratoconjunctivitis and limbal stem cell deficiency.
  • Jain V, Sridhar MS, Rao GN. Atypical pellucid marginal degeneration
  1. Cornea Grand Rounds on Deep Anterior Lamellar Keratoplasty presented at Jules Stein Eye Institute, April 2008.
  2. Invited Speaker, Cornea CME, under the aegis of NROA –July 2008
  • Dry eye-current concept
  • Deep Anterior Lamellar Keratoplasty
  1. Invited Speaker- Eye Advances, August 2008
  • Osmoprotection
  • Ocular surface disorders
  1. Invited Faculty, ICON, July 2008- session on Cornea
  2. Invited Speaker, CME- Advances in Corneal diseases and its management, September 2008
  • Descemets Stripping Endothelial Keratoplasty
  1. Invited Speaker, BOA Annual Conference, September 2008
  • Deep Anterior Lamellar Keratoplasty
  1. Invited Speaker-Uttracon-Annual conference 2008
  • Ocular Surface Diseases-perspective
  • Deep Anterior Lamellar Keratoplasty
  1. Free paper presentation in MOS, Annual Conference, Aurangabad, 2008
  • Jain V- INTACS explantation in peripheral cones
  • Jain V- AMG with fibrin glue in Conjunctivochalasis
  1. Invited Speaker, APSCRS, Bangkok, 2008
  • Management of complications of refractive surgery
  1. ASIA-ARVO, January 2009
  • Explantation of single segment INTACS in peripheral cones- free paper
  • VKC and Limbal Stem Cell Deficiency- Poster presentation
  1. CME- under the aegis of NROA

Ocular surface disease- what’s new

  1. Chief Instructor for an Instruction course- Ocular surface diseases and its management- presented at American

academy of Ophthalmology, October, 2009.

  1. Poster presentation- at American academy of Ophthalmology, October, 2009.
  2. Panelist for XXX factor Conference, Stanford Graduate School of Business, April, 2010 and 2011
  3. Panelist for Career Panel, Admit Weekend at Stanford Graduate School of Business, Round 1 and Round 2, 2010
  • Publications:
  1. Arora R, Mehta DK, Jain V. Amniotic membrane transplantation in acute ocular chemical burns. Eye 2005; 19: 273-8.
  2. Pandey PK, Garg D, Bhatia A, Jain V. Horner’s syndrome and sixth nerve palsy due to herpes zoster ophthalmicus

arteritis. Eye 2005;19(2): 224-6..

  1. Arora R, Jain V, Mehta DK. Deep lamellar keratoplasty in corneal dermoid. Eye. 2005; 19(8):920-1.
  2. Sangwan V, Jain V, Gupta P. Scleral patch graft. Eye. 2007 Jul;21(7):930-5.
  3. Jain V, Dua N, Sridhar MS, Sharma S. Nocardia keratitis in a corneal graft. 2006 Dec;20(12):1385-6
  4. Jain V, Sridhar MS, Krishna P, Sangwan VS. Pseudodendritic keratitis associated with meibomian gland dysfunction.

Eye. 2007 Jun;21(6):826-8.

  1. Jain V, Natarajan S, Shome D, Gadgil D. Spectacle induced ocular trauma-an unusal mechanism. Cornea. 2007 Jan;

26(1):109-10.

  1. Jain V, Kar D, Natarajan S, Shome D, Mehta H, Mehta H. Phacoemulsification and pars plana vitrectomya

combined procedure.Indian J Ophthalmol. 2007 May-Jun;55(3):203-6

  1. Jain V, Maiti A, Shome D, Borse N, Natarajan S. Aspergillus induced Malignant Glaucoma. Cornea. 2007 Jul;

26(6):762-3.

  1. Shome D, Jain V, Natarajan S. Ptosis caused by orbicularis myokymia and treated with botulinum toxin –

A case report.Eye. 2007 Mar;21(3):444-5.

  1. Shome D, Jain V, Natarajan S. The role of Botulinum toxin in correcting frontalis Induced eyelid pseudoretraction

post ptosis surgery – A case report. Indian J Ophthalmol.2007 Jul-Aug;55(4):307-8.

  1. Shome D, Jain V, Jayadev C, Natarajan S. Scleral necrosis in a patient with aplastic anaemia. Eye. 2007

Jul;21(7):1017

  1. Jain V, Shome D, Natrajan S. Pseudodendritic keratitis in ocular rosacea causing a diagnostic dilemma-

A case report.Indian J Ophthalmol. 2007 Nov-Dec;55(6):480-1.

  1. Shome D, Jain V, Natarajan S, Agrawal A, Shah K. Complete Visual Recovery Post Severe Community Acquired

Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus Orbital Cellulitis.Orbit.008;27(3):179-81

  1. Shome D, Jain V, Jayadev C, Shah K, Natarajan S. Periocular necrotising fasciitis associated with keratoconjunctivitis

and treated with medical management – A case report.Indian J Ophthalmol. 2008 May-Jun;56(3):231-2

  1. Jain V, D Shome, Maiti A, Natarajan S. Anterior segment ischemia in a case of Fanconi’s aplastic anemia.

Eye. 2007 Nov;21(11):1449-50

  1. Shome D, Jain V, Jayadev C, Natarajan S. Choroidal metastasis from a male breast carcinoma treated with

tamoxifen therapy – A case report. Indian J Ophthalmol. 2007 Nov-Dec;55(6):475-7.

  1. Shome D, Jain V, Jayadev C, Natarajan S. Isolated eyelid retraction: A sign of idiopathic orbital inflammatory

disease.Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg. 2008 Jan-Feb;24 (1):58-60.

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