Dr. Navin Gupta MD

Dr. Navin Gupta MD

Current Engagements

Currently, he heads Shankar Netrika Eye  Center in Bombay. The Eye Center is located in the heart of Bombay city in an area called Parel which is witnessing an unprecedented growth and economic boom. He performs his LASIK surgeries at:  

Infinity Eye Hospital, Opera House, Bombay


Past Assignments

Retina fellow (July 2008 to July 2010) in the Department of Ophthalmology at University of California Irvine, USA under the world famous cataract and corneal refractive surgeon Dr. Roger Steinert.
He also worked with Dr. Ron Kurtz, the inventor of INTRALASE FS Laser for LASIK, founder of IntraLase Corp., Irvine, CA based on the femtosecond laser technology.
Besides the busy clinical schedule, he was a part time employee at the headquarter of Allergan Inc. at Irvine, California working to devise newer modes of drug deliveries and vehicles into the posterior segment of the eye.
He also devoted some time working in research lab in the Gavin S. Herbert Eye Institute, Orange studying drug toxicities and their reversal on human retinal cell lines.

Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins School of medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA-Research Fellowship (July 2007 to July 2008)

Consultant Shankar Netrika Eye Car Center, Maru Hospital  and Om Shanti Eye Clinic in Bombay (Jan 2007-June 2007)

Medical Officer at Lotus Eye Hospital, Juhu, Bombay (June 2006-Dec 2006)

Anterior Segment and Phaco Fellow at Aravind Eye Hospital, Madurai (April 2004 to April 2006)

Ophthalmology Residency from JJM Medical College, Davangere (July 2000 to Sept 2003)


The Proudest Moment of my Life

Introducing my parents to Dr. Kuppermann at University of California, Irvine

Roger Steinert was the Chief of Ophthalmology Department during my fellowship tenure.