Dr. Nishant Kumar completed his MBBS from the prestigious Seth G.S. Medical College and KEM Hospital in Mumbai. On completion of MBBS he left India to pursue his training in Ophthalmology (eye surgery) in the UK.
MBBS – Seth G.S. Medical College and KEM Hospital, Mumbai University, Mumbai.
Seth G.S. Medical College is one of the most respected and competitive Medical Colleges in India. This College consistently ranked among the top five Medical Colleges in India.
Having completed his MBBS, Dr. Nishant Kumar decided to pursue his specialist training in Ophthalmology (Eye Surgery) however due to lack in training facilities, technology and expertise in the Government hospitals, he decided to move abroad.
Dr. Nishant Kumar is one of the very few Eye Doctors in India to have completed all his eye training in the UK and achieved registration on the Specialist Register of the General Medical Council.
Dr. Nishant Kumar successfully completed the Membership (MRCOphth London) and Fellowship (FRCOphth London) examinations from the Royal College of Ophthalmologists, London.
Dr. Nishant Kumar completed numerous Fellowships in medical retina, surgical retina and uveitis in some of the leading centers in the UK.
Dr. Nishant Kumar also served as Deputy Chairman of the Ophthalmic Training Group of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists, London. He was elected to this post by all the Ophthalmic trainees across the UK.
As Deputy Chairman he served on the Professional Standard’s Committee and Training Committee at the Royal College Ophthalmologists.
Super Specialist Training
Dr. Nishant Kumar is one of the very few eye doctors in the world to have completed multiple Fellowships in medical retina, surgical retina and uveitis in some of the leading eye centers in Europe.
He has worked in some of the leading retinal specialist and uveitis specialist Hospitals of the UK and USA.
By virtue of his multiple Fellowships with multiple leading Doctors his current practice inculcates the best from doctors across the UK and USA.
Medical Retina Training and Fellowships St. Pauls Eye Unit, Royal Liverpool University Hospital, Liverpool, UK Moorfields Eye Hospital, London, UK Vitreous Retina Macula (VRM) & Columbia University, New York; USA