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  • Mr. Yogesh Kothari (Academic Dean) B.Opt. M.B.A.

Mr. Yogesh Kothari has completed his D.Optom from Jnana Prabodhini, Pune in 1997 and B.Optom from College of Optometry and Ophthalmic Sciences, Nasik (2002). He has also successfully completed his M.B.A. from CSI institute of management studies. He is a member of IACLE, Australia , ICEE, Australia . The subjects of specialty are Dispensing Optics & Contact Lenses.

  • Ms. Komal Chaurasia Gupta (Academic Coordinator) B.Opt, D.Opt, Fellowship in Optometry

Komal ChaurasiaMs. Komal Chaurasia Gupta has completed her D.Opt. from Abilasha Eye Hospital, Uttranchal (2003). She has successfully completed her fellowship in Optometry from Dr. Shroff’s Charity Eye Hospital (SCEH) New Delhi. She has 3 yrs of Clinical experience with various institutes. She was associated with SCEH; New Delhi as a Pediatric Optometrist and Orthoptist. She has completed B.Opt. from College of Optometry & Ophthalmic Sciences, Nashik. She teaches Binocular Vision, Optometric Instrumentation, Orthoptics, and Occupational Optometry.

  • Dr. Kishor Bhandarey (B. Opt, D. Opt, BAMS)

Kishor BhandareyHe has completed his training in Optometry from the senior batch of the optometrists of the School of Optometry, Municipal Eye Hospital. He also holds a Doctorate in Ayurvedic medicine from Mumbai University.

He is working over a decade at Nanavati hospital with senior Ophthalmologists and also runs a private practice .He does lot of community screening programs.

He is a member of National Keratoconus Foundation, Member of International Association of Contact Lens Educators, Australia and British Contact Lens Association. He teaches Contact Lenses at the college.

  • Mr. Arun Vasa (B. Opt. , D. Opt.)

Arun VasaGraduated in Micro-Biology and also completed Optometry from the London College of Optometry. He also underwent advanced contact lens training from University of Aston in Birmingham and has actively participated in national and international seminars. Has been running his own Optometry practice. He also has three years of experience as external examiner for the Diploma in Ophthalmic assistant course run at S.N.D.T. University. He was also Founder Past President of the Retail Optical and Contact Lens Practitioners Association. He teaches Ophthalmic Optics and Dispensing Optics at the college.

  • Ms. Monika Ramrakshani Singh ( B.Opt )

Ms Singh has completed her optometry in the year 2005 from College of Optometry and Ophthalmic Sciences, Nashik. She has completed her internship from Sankara Nethralaya, Chennai. She teaches Visual Optics, Contact Lens, Optometric Optics and LVA.

  • Miss. Dipti Sachdeva (B.Opt.)

Miss. Dipti Sachdeva has completed her optometry in the year 2005 from College of Optometry and Ophthalmic Sciences, Nashik. She has completed her internship in B&L Nashik and she is an owner of a very successful optical outlet. She is a visiting faculty in College of Optometry. She teaches Dispensing Optics and Surfacing techniques.

  • Mr. Jasmin Mehta ( B.Opt )

Mr. Mehta has completed his optometry in the year 2007 from College of Optometry and Ophthalmic Sciences, Nashik. He has completed his internship from Narayan Nethralaya, Bangalore. He teaches Dispensing Optics and Clinical Examination of Visual System as a visiting faculty. Currently working as a Consultant Optometrist at Titan plus, Mumbai.

  • Dr.Mrs.Shubhangi Sathe (Ms.Opth)

She has done her M.B.B.S. from Osmania Medical College, Hyderabad (1986), & MS (1990) from the same college.
She teaches Systemic Disease, Advance Orthoptics & Ocular diseases

  • Dr. Siddhartha Deshpande (M.S. Ophth.)

Dr. Deshpande has completed his M.B.B.S. from Grant Medical College, Mumbai in 1999 and M.S. (Ophth) from J. J. Hospital, Mumbai in 2004.
He teaches Major Eye Diseases and Ocular Diseases – I.

  • Dr. Manish Bapaye (D.N.B, F.R.C.S)

He has done M.B.B.S from Manipal University. He has completed DNB and Fellowship in Retina from Sankara Nethralaya, Chennai. He teaches Retina.

  • Dr.Charuta Bapaye (M.B.B.S, D.O, D.N.B, F.R.C.H, F.M.R.F)

She has done her M.B.B.S. from V.M.Medical College, Solapur (2001) and M.S.Ophth. (2003) and Diploma in Ophthalmology (2005) from Christian Medical College, Vellore. She has done Fellowship in Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus from Sankara Netharalya (2006). She teaches Binocular Vision.

  • Dr. Abhijit Ramole ( DOMS)

Abhijit RamoleDr.Ramole has done his M.B.B.S. from Rajiv Gandhi Medical College, Thane (Mumbai University) and D.O.M.S. from N.D.M.V.P.Medical College, Nashik.
He teaches Ocular Anatomy and Physiology.

Our Visiting Faculties
  • Dr. Suwarna Tambde (M.B.B.S.)

Suwarna TambdeDr. Tambde has done her M.B.B.S. from Government College, Aurangabad, 1993. She teaches Human Biology and Related Science.

  • Dr. Chandrika Tulsi Makhijani (BHMS)

She has done B.H.M.S from Motiwala Homoeopathic Medical College, Nashik (2007). She has completed PGDPC from Chittor University (2008). She teaches Basic Biochemistry.

  • Mrs. Sangita Chavanke (M.Sc Physics)

Mrs. Chavanke has done her Pune University in1995 and M.Sc in Dept. of Physics from Pune University 1997. She teaches Basic Optics.

  • Mrs. Seema Kapse (M.A., B.Ed)

M.A. (Hindi), M.A (Sociology), B.Ed, From Shivaji University and B.Lib, from YCMOU, M.Lib from IGNOU. She is in teaching field since last 29 years. Presently working as Assistant Principal in New Era English School, Nashik. She teaches English.