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Dr. Nikhil Rishikeshi

Consultant Ophthalmologist, kothurd




22 years


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Kothurd, Pune

10AM - 6PM



DR NIKHIL RISHIKESHI After completing post graduation in Ophthalmology in 2000, Dr Nikhil worked as Assistant Lecturer in Ophthalmology and taught post graduate students for 3 years. That’s where he developed a love for teaching.
Thereafter, he worked in rural areas of Maharashtra for a period of almost 3 years, operating more than 3000 needy patients in charitable organisations.
In 2005 /2006, Dr Nikhil joined Fellowship in Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus in Pune, evaluating and treating more than 15000 children with a variety of eye disorders and performing more than 1000 pediatric eye surgeries.
He then worked with Dr Pradeep Sharma at R. P. CENTRE, AIIMS and gathered more exclusive experience in Strabismus and Nystagmus surgeries.
His next fellowship was at Birmingham Children’s Hospital, UK. He was then working as Consultant in Pediatric Ophthalmology at H.V.Desai Eye Hospital, Pune.
In 2009, Dr Nikhil Rishikeshi took over as Head of department of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus and continued working there till August 2022.
He operated more than 10000 Speciality pediatric Ophthalmologist surgeries including pediatric cataracts, all types of squints, Nystagmus and Adult cataract Phacoemulsification surgeries.

Even 1 month old babies were operated for congenital cataracts.

Dr Nikhil Rishikeshi has conducted long term fellowship training for more than 12 years wherein he trained ophthalmologists from all over the country as well as international trainees – from Armenia, Nigeria, Ghana, England etc.
Dr Nikhil has publications in peer reviewed journals and has spoken as Faculty at multiple State, national and International Conferences.
He has also been invited to perform live surgeries at Conferences.


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Where does Dr. Nikhil Rishikeshi practice?

Dr. Nikhil Rishikeshi is a consultant ophthalmologist who practices at Dr Agarwal Eye Hospital in Kothurd, Pune.
If you have any eye-related problems, you can schedule your appointment with Dr. Nikhil Rishikeshi through book an appointment or call 08048198739.
Dr. Nikhil Rishikeshi has qualified for MBBS DOMS FPOS.
Dr. Nikhil Rishikeshi specialises in
. To get effective treatment for eye-related problems, visit Dr Agarwals Eye Hospitals.
Dr. Nikhil Rishikeshi holds an experience of 22 years .
Dr. Nikhil Rishikeshi serves their patients from 10AM - 6PM.
To know the consultation fee of Dr. Nikhil Rishikeshi, call 08048198739.