Dr Sima Das is a consultant and eye surgeon associated with Dr Shroff’s Charity Eye Hospital since 2009. Her field of specialisation is oculoplasty and ocular oncology, and she heads the department at the Hospital. Her area of work includes curing eye cancer, retinoblastoma, cosmetic and eyelid reconstruction, orbital fracture repair. She is also in-charge of the department for Medical Education. In the past, she was associated with L V Prasad Eye Institute and Gurua Nanak eye Centre for professional services. An alumnus of Guru Nanak Eye Centre and Maulana Azad Medical College, Delhi, Dr Das has done her long term Fellowship in Orbit, Oculoplasty and Oculat Oncology at L V Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad, Observership in Ocular Oncology Services at Wills Eye Hospital, Philadelphia, USA.
She is the recipient of various awards such as best case presentation, Masterclass Ocular Oncology, Raman Mittal Award for Best Free Paper, at Annual Conference of Oculoplasty Association of India, G N Rao Best Fellow Award, All India Ophthalmology Quiz Winner, from All India Ophthalmic Society, to name a few. He has more than 50 publications to her credit in various scientific journal, as well as presentations at national and international level conferences and seminars.
Her areas of interest include knowledge enhancement in the field of tumours of the eye, childhood eye cancer, retinoblastoma, reconstructive and cosmetic surgery like ptosis, eyelid reconstruction, orbital fracture repair, lacrimal system surgery. She is a keen developer of curriculum for training and evaluation of progress of the long term fellowship trainees in ophthalmology.