Your Eyetech Lasik Surgeon Dr. Desikan R. Kadambi
Dr. Desikan R. Kadambi Bsc, MBBS, LMSSA (London), DO (London) FRCS (Edinburgh) FRCS (C) Dip Amer Board Ophthalmology
Dr. Kadambi is a member of the American Academy Of Ophthalmology, the Canadian Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons, the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons, and the International Society of Refractive Surgeons. Lasik Surgeon Dr Kadambi has specialist qualifications in Ophthalmology from 3 countries. Before specializing in ophthalmology he worked in Plastic surgery, Orthopedics and trauma surgery and general surgery. He trained in ophthalmology at Birmingham Eye Hospital in England. After obtaining his FRCS from Edinburgh He immigrated to Canada. His extensive training in microsurgery enabled him to introduce new techniques in Manitoba. He was the first in Manitoba to perform Posterior chamber lens implants, multifocal lens implants and foldable soft lens implants in Manitoba. Being a pioneer in lens implant by Rotary Club of India. Along with his friend the late Dr. Norman Stahl of New York he held training workshop at Poona in India. His poster presentation in American lens Implant Society on modifications of Choyce Lens implant triggered a flood of modifications of Anterior chamber lens implants to make them safer. He became interested in refractive surgery in 1983 and He opened the first Laser Vision correction center in Manitoba in January 1994. In 1995 he started to initiate for the approval of LASIK in Manitoba. When it was approved in 1999 he was the first to perform LASIK. Since then he has performed over twenty eight thousand procedures.
Associations and Professional Memberships
- Royal College of surgeons Edinburgh
- Royal College of Surgeons of Canada
- College of Physicians and Surgeons of Manitoba
- American Academy of Ophthalmology
- Canadian Society of Cataract and Refractive surgeons
- American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
- Canadian Ophthalmological Society
- Global Vision Research Group
Dr. Kadambi has been published in medical Journals. He recently presented a paper in 2008 meeting of American Society of Cataract and refractive surgeons held in Chicago. His new theory of Accommodation will have influence in surgery for presbyopia. Excimer laser vision correction is used for nearsightedness, far-sightedness, and astigmatism and is performed in many countries worldwide. Eyetech Laser Lasik Winnipeg uses one of the most technologically advanced and state of the art Excimer Laser systems in North America. Learn more about how laser vision correction (Lasik Manitoba or Winnipeg PRK) is performed and the types of vision problems it helps to correct.