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Tarun Arora

Tarun Arora MD

Profession:
Ophthalmology resident
Subspecialty:
Cornea
Job Title:
Senior Resident
Medical School:
Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi
Residency Program:
Rajendra Prasad Centre for Ophthalmic Sciences, All India Institute of Medical Sciences
Location:
delhi, India
Society:
All India Ophthalmological Society
Contact Information:
50, sweet homes society, sec 14, rohini
delhi, dehi
India 110085
Phone: +919873031855
Email: tarunmamc04@gmail.com

Name: Tarun Arora
Age, DOB: 28 yrs. 9/10/1986
Address: 50, Sweet home society, Sector 14, Rohini, Delhi - 110085
Phone no: 09873031855, 011-27557759
E mail: tarunmamc04@gmail.com
Marital status: Married

Medical Education
• M.B.B.S., Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi (07/2004 - 12/2009)
• M.D, Ophthalmology at Dr RP Centre for ophthalmic sciences at AIIMS, New Delhi, India (1/1/2010 - 31/12/2012)

Employment history
• Internship at LNJP Hospital associated with Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi (1/1/2009 - 31/12/2009)
• M.D, Ophthalmology at Dr RP Centre for ophthalmic sciences at AIIMS, New Delhi, India (1/1/2010 - 31/12/2012)
• Senior Resident (Cornea, Lens and Refractive surgery services) at Dr RP Centre for ophthalmic sciences at AIIMS, New Delhi, India (26/8/2013 - Present)

Research work
Paper publications: International indexed publications
1. Azad R, Arora T, Sihota R, Chandra P, Mahajan D, Sain S, Sharma Y. Retcam fluorescein gonioangiography: A New Modality for Early Detection of Angle Neovascularization in Diabetic Retinopathy. Retina. 2013 Apr 11.

2. Mahajan D, Sain S, Azad S, Arora T, Azad R. Comparison of topical anesthesia and peribulbar anesthesia for 23-gauge vitrectomy without sedation. Retina. 2013 Jul-Aug;33(7):1400-6.

3. Khokhar S, Gupta S, Arora T, Gogia V, Dada T. Unilateral persistent fetal vasculature coexisting with anterior segment dysgenesis. Int Ophthalmol. 2013 Aug;33(4):399-401

4. Sharma R, Majumdar S, Sobti A, Arora T, Agarwal T, Dada T. Comparison of Tono-Pen AVIA Intraocular Pressure Measurements Performed at Limbus With Central Corneal Tono-Pen AVIA Intraocular Pressure. Cornea. 2013 Jul;32(7):943-6.

5. Sharma R, Sharma A, Arora T, Sharma S, Sobti A, Jha B, Chaturvedi N, Dada T. Application of Anterior Segment Optical Coherence Tomography In Glaucoma. Surv Ophthalmol. 2013 Oct

6. Arora T et al. Diurnal versus office-hours intraocular pressure fluctuation in primary adult onset glaucoma. Journal of Optometry (accepted: under publication)

7. Arora T, Sharma N, Arora S, Titiyal J. Ms. No. JCRS-14-604R1. Fulminant Herpetic Keratouveitis with flap necrosis following Laser-Assisted in situ Keratomileusis: Case report and review of literature Journal of Cataract & Refractive Surgery. 2014 Oct 11.

8. Arora T, Sinha R, Sharma N, Titiyal J. Acute anterior uveitis in a patient with Implantable Collamer Lens. Journal of Cataract & Refractive Surgery (accepted: under publication) online case report

9. Sinha R, Sharma VK, Arora T, Sharma N, Titiyal JS. Multifocal intraocular lens: Current scenario. J Clin Ophthalmol. Res 2014;2:166-70.

10. Arora, T; Sharma, N; Arora, S; Titiyal, J. Anterior capsular defect with acute anterior subcapsular cataract in herpetic keratouveitis. BMJ Case Reports 2014 Sep 16;2014

11. Arora T, Arora S, Sinha R. Letter to editor: International ophthalmology. Role of ASOCT and ocular pentacam imaging in intracorneal foreign body. (accepted)

State level publications

1. Venkatesh P, Arora T, Garg S. New techniques. Endoillumination Assisted Scleral Buckling: The future Approach to Retinal Detachment Surgery. Delhi Journal of ophthalmology (DJO) 2011;22(2):115-117.

2. Agarwal T, Arora T. New techniques. Repair of iris defects. DJO (accepted; under publication)

3. Arora T. Evolution of Penetrating keratoplasty. DOS Times August 2013.

4. Seghal V, Arora T, Sinha R. Cigarette smoking and eye. DOS Times September 2013.

5. Arora T. Evolution of Ocular surface reconstruction. DOS Times October 2013

6. Arora T. Evolving trends in Keratorefractive Surgery: DOS Times January 2014.

7. Arora T. Pediatric cataract surgery: Current trends - DOS Times February 2014

8. Sharma V, Arora T. Pediatric leucocoria - DOS Times Februray 2014

9. Seghal V, Arora T. Common Ophthalmic emergencies - DOS Times March 2014

10. Arora T. Preoperative planning in Refractive Surgeries: DOS Times Feburary 2014

11. Arora T. Posterior polar cataract surgery photocollage - YO Times: Jan - Mar 2014 issue

12. Arora T. Ptyregium surgery photocollage - YO Times: April - May 2014 issue

13. Arora T, Sharma V, Sinha R, Titiyal J. Trials in cataract and refractive surgery: DOS Times April 2014

14. Ahuja B, Arora T. Evolution of Intraocular lenses. DOS Times July 2014.

15. Vijay, Arora T, Sinha R. Scleral fixated IOL. DOS Times July 2014.

Book Chapters:

1. Selective laser trabeculoplasty: An overview. Jaypee journals. 2012

2. Chapter on Goldmann applanation tonometry in AIOS glaucoma update 2012.

3. Chapter on Gonioscopy in AIOS glaucoma update 2013.

Oral Presentation

1. First and presenting author. Repeatability of diurnal IOP in glaucoma patients. The Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO) Annual Meeting in Fort Lauderdale Florida, May 1-5, 2011.

2. First and presenting author. Is office time IOP measurement adequate for determining IOP control in patients of glaucoma? 3rd Asia ARVO Meeting 2011 at Singapore Eye Research Institute, Singapore Jan 20-22, 2011.

3. Second author. Effect of a novel computer software simulating Humphrey Visual Field (HVF) on patient performance of HVF. ARVO, Indian chapter

4. Talk on Wound Construction in the special session on Step by Step phacoemulsification at ASIA ARVO 2013, Delhi

5. Step by step penetrating keratoplasty for beginners: DOS Annual conference, April, 2014

6. Video presentation on tight wound incisions at Young ophthalmologist session of European Society for cataract and Refractive Surgery (ESCRS) at London, Sep 2014.

7. Instruction course on Femtosecond laser technology in white cataract at American academy of Ophthalmology, Oct 2014 at Chicago, US.

8. Instruction course on Pediatric traumatic cataract at American academy of Ophthalmology Oct 2014 at Chicago, US.

Poster Presentation

1. First author. Is office time IOP measurement adequate for determining IOP control in patients of glaucoma?. 5 th international conference of glaucoma surgery 2010.

2. Third author. Diabetes mellitus and hypertension in primary adult glaucoma. Prevalence and systemic control. 5 th international conference of glaucoma surgery 2010.

3. Second author. Diabetes mellitus and hypertension in primary adult glaucoma- prevalence and systemic control. 3rd Asia ARVO Meeting 2011 at Singapore Eye Research Institute, Singapore Jan 20-22, 2011.

4. Third author in poster at ASIA ARVO 2011 on Effect of topical anti glaucoma medications on ocular surface. 3rd Asia ARVO Meeting 2011 at Singapore Eye Research Institute, Singapore Jan 20-22, 2011.

5. Second author in poster presentation at ARVO, Florida 2011; Evaluation Of intraocular pressure measurements using Tono-pen Avia in central and peripheral part of the cornea of healthy and glaucoma patients. ARVO Annual Meeting in Fort Lauderdale Florida, May 1-5, 2011.

6. Third Author To study the presentation of PHPV and highlight the intricacies in their management. European Society of cataract and Refractive surgery 2012. Milan.

7. First author. Is office time IOP measurement adequate for determining IOP control in patients of glaucoma? In top 30 posters. 70th Annual meet AIOS 2012 (Cochin, Kerala).

8. Second author. Effect of a novel computer software simulating Humphrey Visual Field (HVF) on patient performance of HVF. ARVO Annual Meeting in Fort Lauderdale Florida, 2014.

9. Third author. Short Term Repeatability of Diurnal Intraocular Pressure Patterns in Indian Primary Open Angle Glaucoma patients on Medical Therapy. European Glaucoma Society 2014.

Positions held

1. Founding Secretary - Young ophthalmologists society of India (YOSI); Jan 2014 to present
2. Editor in chief - Young ophthalmologists (YO) Times; Jan 2014 to present
3. Senior Resident Representative: Resident doctors association, AIIMS 2014-15
4. Senior Resident Representative: ORA 2014-15
5. Ophthalmic Research Association (ORA) joint secretary 2011
6. Ophthalmic Research Association (ORA) secretary 2012
7. Resident secretary, RPC Update 2012 on the 45th RPC foundation day
8. Member of Editorial board Delhi journal of ophthalmology 2011 - 13
9. Member of Editorial board DOS Times 2013 - 15
10. Executive editor: DOS Times 2014 -15

Exams cleared

1. FRCS part 1 cleared
2. FICO clinical sciences - passed with merit (amongst top 0.5% students)
3. FICO advanced exam cleared

Medical School Honors / Awards

• Runner up DOS Annual quiz 2013
• Dr V K Dada trophy for best ophthalmic research at RP Centre, AIIMS 2011
• Qualified amongst top 100 residents in Allergen academic achievers award 2010 held by Shankara
netralaya at Chennai
• Awarded with ARVO travel grant 2010
• Second position in an inter-college debate competition.
• First Position in an inter-college dramatics competition organized during 'SYNAPSE'- the annual cultural
festival of Maulana Azad Medical College.

Others

1. Managing editor of "Pearls of glaucoma surgery "- a collection of videos of the best international glaucoma
surgeons in the world given to all the participants at the International conference of glaucoma surgery 2010
2. Co-author of book `Glaucoma manual' by AIOS.
3. Participated in the Delhi ophthalmological society skill transfer workshop on glaucoma on 20 Feb 2011.
4. Participated in the Delhi ophthalmological society skill transfer workshop on squint on 12 Dec 2010.
5. Judge in Video session at Delhi Ophthalmological society Winter Conference 2014
6. Organizer Ophthalmic quiz at Delhi Ophthalmological society Winter Conference 2014

Social work:

• Camp organized by manav seva samiti on 28th nov 2013
• Charitable camp at Gurgoan on march 2014
• Charitable camp at Chadha charitable trust april 2014

Membership and Honorary/Professional Societies

• Association for Research and Vision in Ophthalmology
• Delhi Ophthalmological society
• Delhi Medical Council
• Student British Medical Journal.
• E-medicine.com & MedScape.

Hobbies & Interests Listening to music, dramatics and learning new dance forms.

Language Fluency (Other than English) Hindi

Other courses attended
• Designing and managing clinical trials at ARVO, May 2011 at Florida
• Designing Medical Research and thesis (DMRT 2011) at AIIMS
• Certified in Basic Life Support Skills (BLS) at MAMC, New Delhi
• Certified in Biomedical Waste Management at MAMC, New Delhi

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