Prof Surinder Pandav

Professor of ophthalmolog...
Postgraduate Institute of...

Dr. Surinder Singh Pandav is currently working as Professor of ophthalmology at the Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education & Research, Chandigarh. India. He has about 20 years of experience as an ophthalmologist. He sub-specialize in Glaucoma which has been his area of interest for the last 15 years. His main spheres of work are patient care, medical education and research. Dr. Pandav did Glaucoma Research Fellowship in 2005 and Glaucoma Clinical Fellowship in 2006 at Perth Australia (Lions Eye Institute and Royal Perth Hospital). He was visiting Professor at Center for Eye Research Australia, Melbourne Australia, from 2014 to 2016 where was also involved in the Glaucomatous Optic Neuropathy Evaluation (GONE) project, which is an Internet based system for evaluation of Optic Disc Assessment Skills among ophthalmologists and trainees. He is actively involved in glaucoma research and has published about 70 research papers and delivered over 150 talks in various conferences/ seminars. In addition to teaching Ophthalmology students he also provides education and support to glaucoma patients and public through Glaucoma Support Group, that he created in 2008. He regularly organises Glaucoma Awareness events for the public and educational workshops and wet-labs for the ophthalmologists in the region.