Aakash Healthcare
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Aakash Healthcare
Aakash Healthcare
Aakash Healthcare


Dr. Vidya Nair Chaudhry

Dr. Vidya Nair Chaudhry did her extensive Ophthalmology training at the prestigious All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi. She then went on to become a Diplomate at the National Board. She is also a Fellow at the International Council of Ophthalmology. She is a regular speaker at various national conferences and an author of numerous international peer-reviewed articles and books. She has worked at two states of the art Eye Hospitals in India and is the training Head of Ophthalmology at Aakash Healthcare Super Speciality Hospital.


After the world renowned ophthalmology training at AIIMS, Dr. Vidya Nair Chaudhry has been providing cutting edge ophthalmology treatment since 2008. She has a way with kids and has a special interest in Paediatric Ophthalmology and Squint, Oculoplasty and Facial Aesthetics. She is also adept in the management of cataract, glaucoma, neurophthalmological and medical retinal disorders.


Senior Consultant


Ophthalmology & Refractive Surgery

Education and Fellowship

  • 2004 M.B.B.S. Coimbatore Medical College
  • 2007 M.D.Ophthalmology A.I.I.M.S
  • 2008 F.I.C.O. California, U.S.A.
  • 2008 D.N.B. National Board of Examination
  • 2017 : Fellowship in "Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus" from Wilmar Eye Institute, John Hopkins University, USA

Awards & Honors (If Any)

She is the author of the following publications:

  • Kumar DA, Agarwal A, Nair V, Jacob S, Prakash G, Agarwal A. Rotational lamellar scleral flap for the management of post-trabeculectomy bleb leak. Eye Contact Lens. 2013 Jul;39(4):e21-4.
  • Jacob S, Nair V, Prakash G, Ashok Kumar D, Agarwal A, Agarwal A. Turnaround technique for intrastromal corneal ring implantation in eyes with false channel dissection. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2010 Aug;36(8):1253-60.
  • Jacob S, Prakash G, Ashok Kumar D, Nair V, Agarwal A, Agarwal A. Anterior segment transplantation with a novel biosynthetic graft. Eye Contact Lens. 2010 Mar;36(2):130-6.
  • Agarwal A, Kumar DA, Nair V. Cataract surgery in the setting of trauma. CurrOpinOphthalmol. 2010 Jan;21(1):65-70.
  • Agarwal A, Brubaker JW, Mamalis N, Kumar DA, Jacob S, Chinnamuthu S, Nair V, Prakash G, Meduri A, Agarwal A. Femtosecond-assisted lamellar keratoplasty in atypical Avellino corneal dystrophy of Indian origin. Eye Contact Lens. 2009 Sep;35(5):272-4.
  • Nair V, Kumar DA, Prakash G, Jacob S, Agarwal A, Agarwal A. Bilateral spontaneous in-the-bag anterior subluxation of PCIOL managed with glued IOL technique: A case report. Eye Contact Lens. 2009 Jul;35(4):215-7.
  • Soosan J, Agarwal A, Nair V, Karnati S, Kumar DA, Prakash G. Comparison of Outcomes of Suprabrow Single-Stab and 3-Stab Incision Frontalis Sling Surgery. Asia-Pacific Journal of Ophthalmology. 1(2):91-96, March/April 2012.
  • Gupta S, Bhaskar PK, Bhardwaj R, Chandra A, Chaudhry VN, Chaudhry P, Ali A, Mukherjee A, Mutsuddi M. MTHFR C677T Predisposes to POAG but Not to PACG in a North Indian Population: A Case-Control Study.PLoS One. 2014 Jul 23;9(7):e103063.
  • Jacob S, Agarwal A, Chaudhry P, Narasimhan S, Chaudhry VN. A new clinic-tomographic classification and management algorithm for Descemet’s membrane detachment.Cont Lens Anterior Eye. 2015 Oct;38(5):327-33.
  • Gupta S, Pathak E, Chaudhry VN, Chaudhry P, Mishra R, Chandra A, Mukherjee A, Matsuddi M. A novel mutation in FRMD 7 causes X-linked idiopathic congenital nystagmus in a North Indian family. NeurosciLett 2015 June;597:170-5.

She also presented the following papers:

  • Poster presented at the World Ophthalmology Congress, Hong Kong, Jun 28-Jul 2, 2008. Khokhar SK, Nair V, Saxena R "Evaluation of Visual outcomes in Children with Bilateral Congenital Cataract"
  • Poster presented at the World Ophthalmology Congress, Hong Kong, Jun 28-Jul 2, 2008. Saxena R, Nair V, Khokhar SK "Effect of strabismus and Nystagmus on Visual Outcomes in Children with Bilateral Congenital Cataract"
  • She has been involved in writing chapters in books such as Microincision cataract surgery: The art and science (Slack Inc), Objectively Structured Clinical Exam (Osce) in Ophthalmology (Jaypee brothers, 2009) etc.

She is also a regular speaker at various National Conferences including Delhi Ophthalmic Society, Uttar Pradesh State Ophthalmological Society, Varanasi Ophthalmic Society and Indian Intraocular Implant and Refractive Society.


  • Joint recipient of “Junior Resident of the year (2007)” award in Dr R P Center, A.I.I.M.S

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