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Dr. Raman Mittal

OCULOPLASTIC SURGEON

Oculoplastic Surgeon

Dr. Raman Mittal is a proficient Oculoplastic Surgeon who is being recognized at many premiere eye care institutes and hospitals. He has been associated with serving patients at Grewal Eye Institute, I-Plast, and Brar Eye Hospital.

He has extensive experience in performing wide variety of oculoplastic procedure and in-depth knowledge of different facets of oculoplasty. He has already handled numerous patients looking for reconstructive, cosmetic, and plastic procedures related to eyes, eyelids, orbits (bones behind the eye), and lacrimal (tear drain system). His specialization includes but is not limited to eyelid and plastic surgery.

If you are looking for any Oculoplastic surgery procedure, you can contact us at +91-9779045496 or email us at mittal.raman@rediffmail.com
CURRICULUM VITAE    

Dr. Raman Mittal

Oculoplastic Services. I-PLast; Eye and Plastic Surgery Centre, D- 891, Ranjit Avenue; Oppo Ranjit Avenue ground. Amritsar ; Punjab - 143001  
Phone: 91-9779045496              Email: mittal.raman@rediffmail.com            mittal.raman1809@gmail.com   For Appointment: 91-9501349139
  Educational qualifications:   ExaminationYear passed College/ University Fellowship-Sept 2004 - L V Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad   Observership Sep - Nov 2004     New York & Florida; USA            Diplomate National Board,     March 2003         National Board of Examinations, Ophthalmology                                                   New Delhi

MBBS                                     Dec 1998             Government Medical College,                                                                              Amritsar, Punjab     Professional Experience:   Director - I -PLAST ; Eye and Plastic Surgery Centre, D- 891, Ranjit Avenue; Oppo Ranjit Avenue ground. Amritsar ; Punjab - 143001
  • And Landmark Hospital ; Sec 33-C Chandigarh. - June 2013 - Onwards Till Date
                                                                                                          
  • Visiting Consultant - Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery, Orbit and Ocular Oncology Services
Brar Eye Hospital, Kotkapura, Punjab - Dec 2011 - Till Date Kapil Eye Hospital, Ambala, Haryana - Apr 2014 - Till Date Chug Eye Hospital, Ludhiana, Punjab - Dec 2012 - Till Date                                                                                                                                                
  • Consultant - Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery, Orbit and Ocular Oncology Services
Grewal Eye Institute, Chandigarh                                                                                    May 2008 - Till Sep 2015
  • Consultant - Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery, Orbit and Ocular Oncology Services
Dr Om Parkash Eye Institute, Amritsar, Punjab                               May 2008 - May 2013 Visiting Consultatnt to Thind Eye Hospital, Jalandhar, Punjab Dec 2011 - Till 2015                          
  • Assistant Professor - Oculoplastics
Shri Guru Ramdas Medical College, Amritsar                               September 2008 - Dec 2010
  • Consultant - Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery, Orbit and Ocular Oncology Services
MGM Eye Institute, Raipur, Chhattisgarh                                         January 2005 - Apr 2008
  • Observer - Oculoplastics with Dr Steven Feldon
University of Rochester, New York, USA                                       October 2004 - Nov 2004
  • Observer - Ouloplastics with Dr Jay Justin Older & Charles Slonim
Eyelid Institute, University Medical Park, Tampa, South Florida, USA                                                              September 2004
  • Fellow-Oculoplasty, Orbital Diseases & Ocular Oncology
LV Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad                                                 July 2003 - September 2004
  • Senior Resident/Senior Health Officer
Venu Eye Institute and Research Centre, New Delhi                        April 2003 - June 2003
  • Post-Graduate Student
Venu Eye Institute and Research Centre, New Delhi             January 2000 - March 2003
  • House Surgeon - Departments of Plastic Surgery & Urology
SGTB Hospital, Amritsar                                                        January 1999 - December 1999
  • Resident Intern
SGTB Hospital, Amritsar                                            January 1998 - December 1998    

Clinical and Surgical Experience:

- Performed many lid reconstructive surgeries, ptosis correction, Lacrimal sac surgeries, orbitotomies and exenteration.
- Evaluation and management of intraocular tumors especially retinoblastoma.
- Performed many periocular and Facial Rejuvenation procedures like Blepharoplasty.
- Botox and Filler injections.
- Trained in the use of state of the art equipments like Radiofrequency Cautery - Ellman Surgitron, Stryker Saw for orbitotomy, Retcam for fundus photography.
- Performed FFA, USG, Nd YAG laser procedures, corneal topography, specular microscopy, biometry, aqueous tap and Humphrey's automated perimetry.
- Performed more than thousand cataract surgeries; including extracapsular, small incision and phacoemulsification procedures.

Research work:
- 'BIOPORE Porous Orbital Implant for the management of Post Enucleation Anophthalmic Socket' - A multicentric Study. As a participating investigator for Biopore Orbital Study Group.
- Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma of lacrimal gland in Asian-Indian population.
- Analysis of atypical presentations of Retinoblastoma.
- Computer assisted corneal topography in selective suture removal in post penetrating keratoplasty.

Research Paper presentations, Lectures and Courses:

National:
- Panelist and Speaker in Leadership Development Program at All India Ophthalmological Society (AIOS) in Feb 2018.
- Faculty Lecture as debate on 'Skin Approach in Ptosis Correction Surgery' at All India Ophthalmological Society (AIOS) in Feb 2018.
- Guest Lecture at Punjab Ophthalmological Society (POS) at Faridkot in Dec 2017.
- 'Ptosis of Inflammatory Origin' Guest Lecture in Chandigarh ophthalmological Society COS in Nov 2017.
- 'Ptosis - All is not Congenital' Guest Lecture in Haryana ophthalmological Society HOS in Nov 2017.
- 'Imaging of Orbital Disorders' Guest Lecture in Chandigarh ophthalmological Society COS in Nov 2017.
- 'Botox Preparation and injection Techniques' A Video Assisted Skill Transfer (VAST) Course in Chandigarh ophthalmological Society COS in Nov 2017.
- 'Variants of Ptosis and Their Management' Guest Lecture in North Zone Ophthalmological Society (NZOS) and Haryana Ophthalmological Society (HOS) In Oct 2015 at Panchkula, Haryana
- Chairperson of Innovators Session and Oculoplasty Update in North Zone Ophthalmological Society (NZOS) In Oct 2015.
- 'Periocular Flesh eating Bacteria' And ' Lids and Adnexal Injuries' At COS in Sep 2015.
- 'Diabetes related Oculoplastic Disorders' presentation in CME on Crusade Against Diabetic Blindness on 28th June 2015 at Palampur (HP).
- 'Necrotizing Fascitis' A Rare Case Scenario and ' Watering eyes what not to miss' Papers at First Mid Term Conference of OPAI at Pune on 7th June 2015.
- Instruction Course On 'Socket Anomalies' at ALL India Ophthalmological Society (AIOS) in Feb 2015.
- 'Debate on evisceration in Panophthalmitis with Primary Vs Secondary Implant' at Delhi Ophthalmological Society DOS MIDTERM conference.
- 'Systematic Approach to Epiphora' and ' evaluation of ptosis and Decision making' Guest Lectures in North Zone Ophthalmological Society (NZOS) in Oct 2014.
- Chairperson of a Trauma Session and Presented Guest Lectures on 'Choice of Implants' and 'Approach To a patient of Proptosis' at Asia Pacific Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (APSOPRS) And Oculoplastic Association of India (OPAI) at New Delhi on 29th Sep 2014.
- 'Cataract Surgery - An Oculoplastic Factor' Guest Lecture at HPOS (Himachal Pradesh Ophthalmological Society) at Palampur on 20th Sep 2014
- 'Cosmetic Rehabilitation of Blind Eyes' Guest Lecture at OCUTRON 2014 - National Conference Of OTSI.
- 'An Eye Saved Life' Paper in COS in 2014.
- 'Approach to a patient of Proptosis' Guest Lecture presented at 24rd Annual Conference of Oculoplastic Association of India - OPAI, Bangaluru on 7th September 2013
- 'Cataract Surgery - An Oculoplastic Factor' Guest Lecture at CME conducted by Jalandhar Cataract and Refractive Club (JCRC) at Dalhousie, in July 2013
- 'Management of Contracted Socket' Guest Lecture at DOS - Delhi Ophthalomological Society, New Delhi on 13-14th April 2013
- 'Congenital Eyelid Anomalies' Guest Lecture at 'CONFLUENCE' CME conducted at Hotel le Meridian, New Delhi, on 24th March 2013
- 'Ocular Menifestations of Systemic Conditions' Guest Lecture at CME Conducted by Jalandhar Cataract and Refractive Club (JCRC) at Jalandhar, in January 2013
- 'Management of Microphthalmic and Anophthalmic socket' Guest Lecture at CME on Pediatric Ophthalmology held at CL Gupta Eye Institute, Moradabad in Dec 2012
- 'Basic Principles of Lid Repair' Guest Lecture at Annual Conference of Punjab Ophthalmological Society (POS) at Patiala, Punjab in December 2012
- 'Approach to a patient of Proptosis' Lecture presented at 23rd Annual Conference of Oculoplastic Association of India - Balle OPAI, Organized at Hotel Radisson Blu, Amritsar from 26-28th October 2012.
- 'Approach to a patient of Proptosis' Guest Lecture at Annual Conference of North Zone Ophthalmological Society (NZOS) and Chandigarh Ophthalmological Society (COS) on 2-4 November 2012
- 'Cosmetic Rehabilitation of Blind Eyes' Guest Lecture at Annual Conference of North Zone Ophthalmological Society (NZOS) and Chandigarh Ophthalmological Society (COS) on 2-4 November 2012
- 'Ptosis- Evaluation and Management' Guest Lecture at CME by Bathinda Ophthalmological Society at Bathinda on 15th April 2012
- 'Overview on Oculoplastics' Guest Lecture at CME by Bathinda Ophthalmological Society at Bathinda on 15th April 2012
- Performed Live Surgeries of 'Upper Lid Entropion Correction' and 'Lateral Tarsal Strip' at Thind Eye Hospital, Jalandhar in Feb 2012
- 'Cosmetic Rehabilitation Of Blind Eyes' Guest Lecture at Annual Conference of Punjab Ophthalmological Society (POS) at Faridkot, Punjab in December 2011
- 'Ptosis, Pseudoptosis and Proptosis - A case report' at Annual Conference of Punjab Ophthalmological Society (POS) at Faridkot, Punjab in December 2011
- Performed Live Surgery of 'Upper Lid Entropion Correction' at 22nd Annual Conference of Oculoplastic Association of India (OPAI), at Kanpur, UP, in Nov 2011.
- 'Central Retinal Artery Occlusion (CRAO) Following DCR' A case presentation at 22nd Annual Conference of Oculoplastic Association of India (OPAI), at Kanpur, UP, in Nov 2011.
- 'Cosmetic Rehabilitation Of Blind Eyes' Guest Lecture at Annual Conference of North Zone Ophthalmological Society, Kangra, in September 2011.
- 'Tarso-Frontal sling surgery -Use of Silicon Rod' Video Assisted Skill Transfer at Annual Conference of North Zone Ophthalmological Society, Kangra, in September 2011.
- 'Gold Weight Implant for Management of Lagophthalmos' Video Assisted Skill Transfer (VAST) at Annual Conference of Chandigarh Ophthalomological Society, Chandigarh in August 2011.
- 'Intersting Case of an Orbital Tumor' at Annual Conference of Chandigarh Ophthalomological Society, Chandigarh in August 2011.
- 'DCR - Dacryocystorhinostomy made easy' Video Assisted Skill Transfer (VAST) at Thind Eye Hospital, Jalandhar on 3rd April 2011.
- 'Gold weight implants - New way to manage lagophthalmos'. Guest lecture at Thind Eye Hospital, Jalandhar on 3rd April 2011.
- 'Dry Eye - A Multifactorial Disease' Key Speaker of CME at Amritsar on 18th Mar 2011.
- ' LASER DCR - Transcanalicular Laser DCR'. Guest Lecture at All India Ophthalmological Conference (AIOC) - January 2010 at Kolkata, West Bengal, India.
- 'Management of Lid and Canalicular tear'. Guest lecture at Oculoplastic Association of India (OPAI), at Ahmedabad, Gujarat in Nov 2009.
- 'Gold weight implants - New way to manage lagophthalmos'. Guest lecture at Oculoplastic Association of India (OPAI), at Ahmedabad, Gujarat in Nov 2009.
- ' Botox in Ophthalmology'. Guest lecture at Oculoplastic Association of India (OPAI), at Ahmedabad, Gujarat in Nov 2009.
- ' Dacryocystorhinostomy - A debate on External / Endonasal / Laser : which is the best' Refree and final speaker for the session, at All India Ophthalmological Conference (AIOC) - January 2009 at Jaipur, Rajasthan, India.
- 'Frontalis Sling - Fascia Lata Vs Synthetic Materials '.Guest lecture at Oculoplastic Association of India (OPAI), at Artemis Hospital, Gurgaon in Nov 2008.
- 'Tarso-Frontal sling surgery -Use of Silicon Rod' Video Asisted Skill Transfer at Annual Conference of Chandigarh Ophthalmological Society 2008, Chandigarh.
- CME on Oculoplastics - Main speaker for Amritsar Academy of Ophthalmology on 24th May 2008.
- CME on Oculoplastics - Organizing Secretary and main speaker, on 24th April 2008, at Grewal Eye Institute, Chandigarh.
- 'Challenging Orbital Cases' Instruction course at All India Ophthalmological Conference (AIOC) - January 2008 at Bangalore, Karnataka, India.
- 'Ocular Rhinosporidiosis in Central India' at All India Ophthalmological Conference (AIOC)- January 2008 at Bangalore, Karnataka, India.
- 'Ptosis, Pseudoptosis and Proptosis - A case report' at Chhattisgarh State Ophthalmological Society (CSOS) annual conference, Bilaspur, December 2007.
- 'Tarso-Frontal sling surgery -Use of Silicon Rod'. Video presentation at Vidharbha Ophthalmological Society Conference (VOSCON), at Akola November 2007.
- 'Botulinum Toxin - Therapeutic and Cosmetic use in Ophthalmology' Video presentation at Vidharbha Ophthalmological Society Conference (VOSCON), at Akola November 2007.
- 'Entropion and Ectropion' Guest Lecture at Vidharbha Ophthalmological Society Conference (VOSCON), at Akola November 2007.
- 'Lid Tear repair and Reconstruction'. Guest Lecture at Vidharbha Ophthalmological Society Conference (VOSCON), at Akola November 2007.
- 'CRAO following DCR - A case report' at Chhattisgarh State Ophthalmological Society (CSOS) annual conference, Jagdalpur, December 2006.
- 'Ultrasonography in Orbital Diseases'. Lecture at workshop on Ultrasonography in ophthalmology by Raipur Divisional ophthalmological Society, November 2006.
- 'Dermis Fat Graft - A technique'. Lecture at Annual conference of Oculoplastics Association of India (OPAICON-2006), at Lucknow, 28-29 Oct 2006.
- 'Tarso-Frontal sling surgery -Use of Silicon Rod'. Guest lecture at Delhi Ophthalmological Society (DOS) annual conference, New Delhi, April 2006.
- 'CRAO following DCR - A case report' at Delhi Ophthalmological Society (DOS) annual conference, New Delhi, April 2006.
- 'Orbital Tumors in India- A Clinico-pathological correlation' at All India Ophthalmological Conference - 2006 at Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh.
- CME on Lids and Orbit - Guest Speaker, Amrawati, Maharashtra.
- 'Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma of the Lacrimal Gland: Management and Outcome' at All India Ophthalmological Conference - 2005, Bhubaneshwar, Orissa.
- 'Clinical Approach to Orbital Tumors.' Guest lecture in Indian Association of Pathologists and Microbiologists - AP State chapter, Rajamundhari, Andhra Pradesh, September 2004.

International:
- Chairperson of a Trauma Session and Presented Guest Lectures on 'Choice of Implants' and 'Approach To a patient of Proptosis' at Asia Pacific Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (APSOPRS) And Oculoplastic Association of India (OPAI) at New Delhi on 29th Sep 2014.
- 'Orbital Implants - which one to choose Guest Lecture at FUSION - International Master's Course at Hitech International Convention Centre (HICC), Hyderabad. in February 2012
- 'Ocular Surface Tumors' Guest Lecture at 'FUSION - International Master's Course at Hitech International Convention Centre (HICC), Hyderabad. in February 2012
- 'Ultrasonography in Orbital Diseases' Presentation at SAARC conference 2008, at New Delhi.
- 'Periocular Rhinosporidiosis' Guest lecture at Cutting Edge 2007; Joint Meeting of the Oculoplastic Association of India & Asia Pacific Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, at Hyderabad, India, December 2007.
- 'Clinical and Histopathological Analysis of Orbital Tumors' at American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, New Orleans, USA, 2004.
- 'Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma of the Lacrimal Gland - Management and Outcome' in 2004 Joint Meeting of American Academy of Ophthalmology and European Society of Ophthalmology (AAO & SOE), New Orleans, USA, 2004.
- 'Narcotizing fasciitis - an ophthalmic emergency' at Technology and Trends, Hyderabad, 2004.
- 'Atypical presentations of Retinoblastoma' at International Congress of Ocular Oncology (ICOO), Hyderabad, 2004.
- 'Unknown orbital tumor' International Congress of Ocular Oncology, 2004.

Poster presentation:
- 'CRAO following DCR' at All India Ophthalmological Conference - Jan 2008 at Bangalore, Karnataka, India.
- 'Medulloepithelioma- A Retinoblastoma mimic' Annual Chhattisgarh State Ophthalmological Society (CSOS) Conference - 3-4th Dec 2005
- 'Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma of lacrimal gland in Asian-Indian population' International Congress of Ocular Oncology 2004

Publications:
- Milind Naik, Raman Mittal, Ramesh K Murthy, Santosh G Honavar.
Re: 'Prevention of Exposure of Porous Orbital Implants Following Enucleation'. American Journal of Ophthalmology. 2007 July; Vol 144(1):161-162. - Raman Mittal
Chapter on 'Lacrimal Gland Tumors' for the Atlas on Orbital Tumors, Editor: M Subrahmaniyam. - Raman Mittal, Ravi Thomas, Milind Naik, Santosh G Honavar.
Re: "the porous polyethylene (medpor) spherical orbital implant: a retrospective study of 136 cases". Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg. 2004 Sep; 20(5):403. - Raman Mittal, Jeena Mascarenhas, Anil Tara
Computer assisted Corneal topography for selective suture removal after penetrating keratoplasty. Vision 2003; 8(2), 8-12. Reviewer:
Reviewer of Book on Oculoplastics authored by Dr Arnab Biswas and Printed in Ocular Times September 2012 edition

Distinctive achievements:

- A National Award has been Installed in the name of 'Dr Raman Mittal Best Paper Award' to be awarded to the Best Paper of the year in Young Oculoplastic surgeons since 2015.
- Elected as Joint Secretary of Punjab Ophthalmological Society (POS), Nov 2017 - Nov 2019.
- Organizing Secretary of National conference, Annual Conference of Ocular Trauma Society of India
- OTSI OCUTRON 2014, Organized at SGRD Med College, Amritsar from 6-7th September 2014.
- Organizing Secretary of 23rd Annual Conference of Oculoplastic Association of India
- Balle OPAI, Organized at Hotel Radisson Blu, Amritsar from 26-28th October 2012.
- Re-elected for second term; as Joint Secretary of Oculoplastic Association of India (OPAI), Nov 2010 - Nov 2012.
- Selected as Editor -in - chief for the Newsletter of Chandigarh Ophthalmological Society (COS), 2009-2011.
- Elected as Joint Secretary of Oculoplastic Association of India (OPAI), Nov 2008 - Nov 2010.
- Best free paper in Orbit section at AIOC- 2008, Bangalore.
- Best free paper in Orbit section at AIOC- 2005, Bhubaneshwar.
- Reached upto the finals of Col. Rangachari Award for best free paper at AIOC- 2005, Bhubaneshwar.
- International Travel Fellowship awarded by the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research to attend the 2004 Joint Meeting of American Academy of Ophthalmology and European Society of Ophthalmology (AAO & SOE), New Orleans, USA; 2004.
- Presentation well appreciated (scored highest) in XI International Congress of Ocular Oncology, 2004.
- Zonal level participation in Xth IAP (Indian Academy of Pediatrics) Pediatric Quiz, 1997.
- Merit holder and State ranking 7th in SSCE - II
- Science Talent Search Examination (STSE) scholarship award.
- National Talent Search Examination (NTSE) scholarship award.
- Merit holder in Matriculation Examination

Memberships:
- Life member of the All India Ophthalmological Society (AIOS)
- Life member of Oculoplastics Association of India (OPAI)
- Life Member of Indian Medical Association (IMA)
- Life member of Punjab Ophthalmological Society (POS)
- Life Member of North Zone Ophthalmological Society (NZOS)
- Life member of Chandigarh Ophthalmological Society (COS)
- Life member of Academy of Amritsar Ophthalmologists (AAO)
- Life Member of Jalandhar Cataract and Refractive Club (JCRC)
- Life member of Delhi Ophthalmological Society (DOS)
- Life member of Chhattisgarh State Ophathalmological Society (CSOS)
- Life member of Raipur Divisional Ophthalmological Society (RDOS)

Extracurricular activities:
- Students Chief Coordinator of Xth National Conference of National Medico's Organization
- Captain of Medical College cricket team
- President of Blood Donors Association, Government Medical College, Amritsar
- Represented school in interschool debating and quiz competitions

Career aim:
- I wish to achieve greater proficiency and expertise in the management of ocular and
- Orbital tumors. I am keen on acquiring surgical experience and learning newer techniques in the field of aesthetic and ophthalmic plastic surgery. I would like to build my Institute 'I- Plast' as one of the Best in state of the art Ocular and Plastic Surgery Facilities to the clients.