Phacoemulsification surgery is a modern cataract surgery technique in which the natural lens of the eye is emulsified with ultrasound handpiece and aspirated from eye and artificial lens is inserted in its place.
Children experience a variety of eye problems; many are quite distinct from adult eye diseases. If not treated early, the child may permanently loose vision. Paediatric ophthalmologists are especially skilled in managing disorders like squint, refractive errors, lazy eye, cataract, ROP etc in them.
After completing her DNB in ophthalmology in 2014, she underwent fellowship to specialize in the field of paediatric ophthalmology and squint from the world-renowned Aravind eye hospitals, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India (2016-2017). She had an opportunity to interact and work with various world renowned national and international faculty in her fellowship during her tenure. She came back to her hometown, Mumbai and started her clinical practice since 2018.
She received her Fellow All India Collegium of ophthalmology (FAICO) degree in 2022.
In the year 2023, She went for an international observership programme at most prestigious ‘Boston Children’s Hospital’ (one of the ‘Harvard medical school and teaching hospital’. There she gained tremendous experience observing and working with the most eminent and very skilled Paediatric ophthalmologist and strabismologists (squint specialist) like Dr. David Hunter & Dr. Linda Dagi
Hi, recently i have been consulting for my mother-in law with Dr Kruti Shah for cataract. My Mother in law both eyes needed the surgery and Dr Kruti Shah took case in best way, perfect guidance, and no extra test. Will recommend her strongly……
Dr. Kruti Shah is a very good ophthalmologist specializing in pediatric ophthalmology.
It is difficult to treat vision problem in small kids who are not even familiar with alphabets. She is very patient with kids and deal in friendly manner. Right consultation from her is always assured.
I take the opportunity to thank her for treating my daughter's vision problem.
My Mother who is 82 years was operated for cataract in both her eyes by Dr. Kruti Shah...we are very satisfied with the results...Her post op care and counseling the patient and family is also very good...thanks you much Doctor...
Dr Kruti Shah is an excellent pediatric ophthalmologist. She is highly knowledgable in her field of expertise and diagnoses the problem perfectly and gives accurate solutions to the problems.
She is patient, calm and friendly. This enables her to work very well with everyone especially children in her care. I highly recommend Dr Kruti Shah to everyone.
Very well done Dr Kruti.
Thank you for all your advice and work.
I wish you all the very best in all your endeavours.