MS, Medical Superintendent HoD, Glaucoma and Quality Assurance
Dr Suneeta Dubey is a Glaucoma specialist at Dr Shroff’s Charity Eye Hospital. She heads the Department of Glaucoma Services and is also the Medical Superintendent.
Dr Dubey pursued her MS at the MGM Medical College, Indore. She further completed her Fellowship in Glaucoma at Wills Eye institute, Philadelphia, USA. In her career as a doctor, sprawling over two and a half decades, Dr Dubey has touched lives of lakhs of patients.
Dr Dubey is one of the senior most doctors and has treated thousands of patients at the Hospital since 1994. She is an accomplished surgeon and performed more than 25,000 surgeries for both, glaucoma and cataract. Her pleasing personality and understanding of the disease makes her a favourite among the patients, and team. She has to her credit accurate diagnosis followed by compatible treatment for improvement in quality of life of the patients.
Dr Dubey is proficient in management of entire spectrum of glaucoma including complex refractory and congenital & developmental glaucoma. She has extensive experience in performing minimally invasive glaucoma surgeries (MIGS -Trabectome surgeries), and she is the first surgeon in India to start Trabectome surgery, and is the only trainer for Trabectome in India. She is also amongst the first surgeons to start Tube implant surgeries in India in 2004 after getting trained through Orbis International. She has performed live surgeries at LVPEI, Aravind Eye Hospital, Pondicherry & WOS conference in Delhi
Dr Dubey also heads the department of Quality Assurance, and she has been leading the department since 2008 and has vast experience in management and implementation of QMS. She is actively involved in conducting audits, data analysis and training on various concepts and tools of quality assurance in hospital. Instrumental in achieving and sustaining the NABH accreditation status of the hospital. The quality resource centre at the Hospital has helped more than 50 hospitals in Establishing of Quality assurance systems and getting NABH accredited, few of which have been in association with ORBIS International & Sight Savers for Establishment of Quality Assurance Systems and quality consultancy to their partners
In order to ensure that the quality services managed and rendered by the Hospital are nothing but the best, Dr Dubey has undergone various training courses like NABH implementation course in 2011 at Ahmedabad, Certified ISO 9001:2008 Quality Management System Internal Auditor, Certified for business excellence KAIZEN 12th to 19th organized Lean Sigma Kaizen Team Medtronic USA, Six Sigma Green belt for from IGL for process improvement , ASQ Certification expert in ‘Problem Solving tools and techniques and continuous improvement in Quality’. She received best paper award for the paper “Using lean six sigma to improve throughput efficiency at tertiary eye care hospital in AIOS 2016 at Kolkata and also in the Annual conference of vision 2020 at PUNE in June 2016.
She is Member Glaucoma task force: Ministry of Health & Family Welfare. She is also a member of NABH AIOS committee for setting up eye care standards.
She has been designated as Honorary Professor by Indian Medical association in August 2017.
Dr Dubey has also been actively involved in the training and fellowship program (both Glaucoma fellows & DNB trainees) of the hospital. This includes academic interactions, surgical training, mentoring and research projects. She has more than 100 research papers and book chapters to her credit. She has been a dynamic speaker at various national and international forums such as World Glaucoma Conferences, Glaucoma Society of India (GSI) conference, AIOS conferences, ASIA-ARVO, and DOS, etc. She has been a part of international studies like Asia AGV study, CGRN Registry and Harley Registry. She is also a reviewer of various peer reviewed international journals.
Dr Dubey has been Treasurer of Glaucoma Society of India from 2012-14. She received the Woman Achiever Award as Role Model in Health category by Business Rankers Magazine in 2017. She is the recipient of various awards bestowed upon her by national as well as international organizations like AIOS, International Congress of Glaucoma Surgeries (ICGS).
To unwind herself, Dr Dubey resorts to music and readi