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consultant , Ophthalmologist , Surgeon

Prasad Garikapati Rao, Indian ophthalmologist, consultant, surgeon. Diplomate Royal College Surgeons, 1991, Royal College Ophthalmologists, 1991. Recipient Distinction in Human Pathology award, Osmania University, 1979; grantee Travel grant, Ciba Vision, 1998, 2000. Member of American Association Ophthalmologists, Royal College Ophthalmologists, British Medical Association (executive member Shropshire branch since 2001).

Background

Rao, Prasad Garikapati was born on July 15, 1959 in Machilipatnam, India. United Kingdom, 1998. Son of Laxminarasayya and Nancharamma Garikapati.

Education

Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery, Gandhi Medical College, 1982. Master of Science in Ophthalmology, Post Graduate Institute, 1987.

Career

House officer Gandhi Hospital, Hyderabad, India, 1982—1983. Senior house officer S-D Eye Hospital, 1983—1984. Resident in ophthalmology Post Graduate Institute, Chandigarh, India, 1984—1987.

Senior registrar in ophthalmology Postgraduate Institute, India, 1987—1988. Resident St. Paul's Eye Hospital, Liverpool, Ukraine, 1989—1994. Director primary care in ophthalmology St. Paul's Eye Unit Royal Liverpool University Hospital, England, 1994—1996.

Senior registrar in ophthalmology St. Paul's Eye Hospital, Ukraine, 1996—1999. Medical retina fellow Aberdeen Royal Infirmary, Aberdeen, Scotland, 1999—2000. Consultant ophthalmic surgeon Royal Shrewsbury Hospital, Shrewsbury, England, since 2000.

Consultant Nuffield Hospital, Shrewsbury, since 2000.

Achievements

  • Diplomate Royal College Surgeons, 1991, Royal College Ophthalmologists, 1991.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Reviewer: British Journal Ophthalmology, 2001. Contributor chapters to books The Oxford Textbook of Ophthalmology, 2000, scientific papers.

Membership

Member of American Association Ophthalmologists, Royal College Ophthalmologists, British Medical Association (executive member Shropshire branch since 2001).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Walking, keeping fit, reading, travel.

Connections

Married Jyothi Gundabolu, May 1, 1986. Children: Vivek, Naveen.

father:
Laxminarasayya Garikapati

mother:
Nancharamma Garikapati

spouse:
Jyothi Gundabolu

children:
Vivek Rao

Naveen Rao