Dr Charuta Jayant PuranikMBBS, DNB (Ophth), Fello LVPEI
Consultant - Opthalmology
Dr. Charuta J. Puranik is Consultant Ophthalmologist at Virinchi Hosptials in department of Ophthalmology. Prior to joining Virinchi Hospitals, she was a Senior Cornea, Refractive and Anterior Segment Specialist Consultant at Sree Netralaya and Laser Center, Hyderabad. She worked as an expert Cataract, Cornea and Anterior Segment surgeon at Tej Kohli Cornea Institute, L V Prasad Eye Institute in early 2016.
She began her career as Clinical Adjunct in Cornea and Anterior segment at L V Prasad Eye Institute. She worked as Specialist Consultant for Cornea and Ocular Surface in department of Ophthalmology at Wavikar Eye Institute for a year and later was associated with various eye hospitals at Mumbai, Solapur and Sangli as visiting Lamellar and Ocular Surface surgeon from 2013-2016.
Dr. Charuta under graduated from Dr. V.M. Medical College, Solapur in 2005. She did her Post Graduate Residency program and Diplomat of National Board (D.N.B.) in Ophthalmology from the prestigious Aravind Eye Hospital and Post Graduate Institute of Ophthalmology from 2006-2009. Later, she was an Eyesight International Fellow at Cornea and Anterior Segment from the world renowned L V Prasad Eye Institute Hyderabad from 2010 to 2012. She has cleared examinations conducted by International Council of Ophthalmology.
She is Life member of All India Ophthalmic Society, Cornea Society of India, USI. In addition, she has presented and participated in many national and international Ophthalmology conferences.
She is an avid reader and enjoys traveling best among her many interests.