Fairooz P Manjandavida, MD
Education and Fellowships
- LV PRASAD EYE INSTITUTE, HYDERABAD, INDIA
- WILLS EYE HOSPITAL, PHILADELPHIA, USA
Director, HORUS Specialty Eye Care
Oculoplasty and Ocular Oncology
Dr. Manjandavida is the founder and director of Ocular Oncology & Oculoplasty Specialty Center in Bangalore, India- HORUS Specialty Eye Care.
After completing basic medical education from Government Medical College, Trichur, Kerala, India, Dr. Fairooz P Manjandavida pursued her interest in ophthalmic surgery to complete her training at Mysore Medical College and Research Institute, Karnataka, India. During her tenure, Dr. Manjandavida developed interest in plastic repair and reconstruction of eyes.
She then underwent a fellowship in Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery, Orbit and Ocular oncology in one of the premier eye institute of India, LV Prasad Eye institute, Hyderabad, India. Prior to which she has also served as a Senior Research Fellow with Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) for the National Retinoblastoma Registry.
Having finished her fellowship in India, Dr. Manjandavida went on to explore her interest in Ocular Oncology at Wills Eye Hospital, Philadelphia, USA, which is considered as one of the best eye institute in USA and globally. Trained under Dr. Jerry A. Shields and Dr. Carol L. Shields, she learnt advanced and innovative techniques of treating the entire spectrum of eye tumors. Retinoblastoma has been her prime area of focus and is working towards an organization for eye cancer care. She also pursued further oculoplasty training under Dr. Don Kikkawa at Shiley Eye Institute, SanDiego, USA.
Her contribution in the field of ocular oncology is beyond the borders. Being part of various international charitable organizations, the service offered is worldwide.
She is known for her surgical expertise, oratory skills and passion for innovation. Having presented at various international and national meetings, Dr. Manjandavida has won many awards. To her credit she has many scientific publications. She has received the renowned American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) Achievement Award and Asia Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology (APAO) Achievement Award recently. She was recently elected to the scientific committee of All India Ophthalmological Society.
Her philosophy in work is passion, compassion and empathy. “Be good and do good.”
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