He is specialized in Ophthalmology from Aravind Eye Hospital and Post Graduate Institute of Ophthalmology, Madurai, followed by residency training at Dr RP Centre for Ophthalmic Sciences, AIIMS, New Delhi. He did a short-term fellowship in Medical Retina at Sankara Nethralaya, Chennai.
His expertise as an Ophthalmic Surgeon includes Lasik Laser for removal of glasses and/ contact lenses, Refractive laser surgery and Medical retina. Dr. Abhiyan Kumar Pattnaik is a board-certified Ophthalmologist, Member of the All India Ophthalmology Society, Delhi Ophthalmological Society, International Intraocular and Refractive Surgery and a trained LASIK & Refractive Surgeonspecialized in Lasik laser Surgery in New Delhi, India. He graduated from MS Ramaiah Medical College, Bangalore, Karnataka and went on to complete a Masters Degree in Ophthalmology at Aravind Eye Hospital & Postgraduate Institute of Ophthalmology, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India. Following his higher surgical training in Ophthalmology at Aravind Eye Hospital, he did his residency from Dr RP Centre For Ophthalmic Sciences, AIIMS, New Delhi and then completed a Clinical fellowship in Medical retina at Sankara Nethralaya, Chennai, India.
He has been an invited faculty at national and international meetings involving refractive surgery. He has various publications in national and international peer reviewed journals like JSCRS, IJO, and Ophthalmology. He is currently a Senior Consultant and Director, Dr Pattnaik’s Laser Eye Institute, New Delhi, India.
Summer project for under-graduate students, on evaluation of donor eye at National Eye Bank, Dr RP Centre, AIIMS, New Delhi, India.
World Congress Cornea, Florida,Orlando, USA, 1996.(Microbial changes in Human donor eyes)
ASCROS, Sandiego, USA, 1998.(Corneal & Refractive Changes after PRK)
American Academy of Ophthalmology, Chicago, USA, 2005 (Effect of topical Mitomycin C on corneal endothelium)
Paper Presented by other Co-authors:
International Cornea, Prague, Zech 1998. (Donor eye Changes following death due to poisoning)
20th APAO Conference, Kualalumpur, Malaysia-2005.
Sclerokeratoplasty for totalAnterior Staphyloma (Video)
Limbal Stem cell Transplantation in OSD (Video)
American Academy Ophthalmology-2005 (OSSN managed with topical MMC drops)
All India Ophthalmological Conference, 2004.
AMT in acute chemical burns
Conjunctival transplant vs AMT in pterygium surgery
Management of Pterygium Single vs two stages
All India Ophthalmological Conference, 2005
Surgical management of OSSN- Evaluation in 43 eyes
Role of MMC in OSSN – Evaluation in 12 eyes
All India Ophthalmological Conference, 2006
Corneal Graft Rejection
Eastern Zonal Ophthalmological Conference, 2000
(Squamous cell carcinoma of conjunctiva & cornea)
Uttaranchal Ophthalmic Society Conference 2005
Management of Corneal Ulcer (Best Poster)
Management of Anterior Staphyloma (Video)
Papers Published in Indexed Journal:
Role of MMC in Pterygium surgery. Am J. Ophthalmol.1998; 125:59-63
DLK Vs PK in corneal disorders. Cornea.1999; 18:172-5
Corneal Infection after Radial Keratotomy. J Cataract Refractive Surg. 1998; 24:331-4
Ruptured globe 10 years after radial keratotomy.J Cataract Refractive Surg. 1999;15:64-5
Demographic pattern, predisposing factors and management of Ulcerative Keratitis – Evaluation of 1000 unilateral cases at Tertiary Care centre. (Accepted for publication in Jan/ Feb 2007 issue)
Chapter in books:
Microbial contamination of donor eyes. Advanced Cornea. Plenum Press, New York Editor Jonathan Lass 1997.
Tissue processing, Fundamentals of eye banking, Ministry of Health, 1999.
Methods of evaluation of corneal endothelium viability. Fundamentals of eye banking. Ministry of Health, 1999.
International Bodies/ Organisations on Eye banking. Fundamentals of eye banking. Ministry of Health, 1999.
Paediatric Keratoplasty in Paediatric eye, Dr. Ashok Garg. Editor: JP Brothers 2006
Non Viral Paediatric Keratitis in A.Garg’s “ Surgical and Medical Management of Paediatric Ophthalmology” JP Brothers, 1st Edition
Non Viral Keratitis in A.Panda’s “ Ocular Infection” JP Brother’s, 1st Edition, under publication
Scleritis and Episcleritis in A.Panda’s “ Ocular Infection” JP Brother’s, 1st Edition, under publication
Anita Panda, Tanuj Dada, Harinder Sethi Abhiyan Kumar, Rasheena Bansal. Mastering the techniques of Manual Small Incision Cataract Surgery, New Age International Publication, 1st Edition , in press.
28TH International Congress of Ophthalmology, Amsterdam, Netherlands 1998
7th Ophthalmological Conference of SAARC Countries, Sri Lanka 2000.
Eye Advance 2000, Mumbai.
Cataract 2001, Nepal.
29th International Congress of Ophthalmology, Sydney, Australia 2002.
American Academy of Ophthalmology, Chicago, USA, 2005.
SUNANYA 2007 All India Ophthalmological Conference, Hyderabad
Life member of Delhi Ophthalmological Society
Life member of All India Ophthalmological Society