Dr. Pooja Ghalla Gogri

Eye surgeon, Pediatric ophthalmologist, Adult squint specialist

About me

Dr Pooja Ghalla Gogri is an alumnus of the prestigious Grant Medical College and Sir JJ Group of hospitals, Mumbai.After completing her graduation with MBBS, she went on to pursue her Ophthalmology training and became an ophthalmic surgeon with 3 feathers in her cap- acing with 3 Gold Medals at her Post graduate examination.

Discovering passion in paediatric ophthalmology and strabismus, Dr Ghalla Gogri pursued a short-term fellowship with the GPOS under the best mentors in Mumbai followed by a long-term fellowship in Paediatric ophthalmology, Strabismus and Neuro-ophthalmology from the internationally renowned Eye Institute- Narayana Nethralaya in Bangalore, ranked 2nd in India. 

As the Director and Owner of Jyotirmay Eye Clinic, her vision is to provide evidence-based eye care, with the highest standard of care, ethically and compassionately for the entire family.

Being an ophthalmologist first and having specialised in paediatric eye care, Dr Pooja Ghalla Gogri aims to cater to the entire family under one roof. 

Providing excellence in eye care to every patient, irrespective of their ability to pay and percolating services to the villages in Kutch, Gujarat remains an agenda to uplift eyecare, not only in the city. Regularly analysing patient outcomes and trying to constantly improve sets the basis to progress towards world class eye care.

Dr Ghalla Gogri Is also attached to Dr. L.H Hiranandani Hospital (Powai), Nahar Medical Center (Chandivali) as well as Bai Jerbai Wadia Children’s Hospital (Parel) and Maru Charitable trust, Parel.

Dr Ghalla Gogri is one of the mentors for a long term fellow in Paediatric ophthalmology under the aegis of GPOS at Wadia Hospital.She was an honorary visiting faculty at KEM Hospital (Parel) involved with training the residents in ophthalmology;

Her interests include-  Binocular vision anomalies, Cortical Vision impairment, children with special needs and catering to a child as a whole, treatment of simple and complex squints other than cataract.

She absolutely adores children and loves her time spent in the clinic with them. She dreams of doctors being a child’s friend. It is probably this that makes children want to come back to her for follow ups happily.Don’t forget to ask your child for a sticker after examination with her. 

When not in clinic, she is a mother of Winter(maltese) and Ebby(kitten); avid traveller; enjoys scuba-diving and adventure sports. Her husband, Renil, is an engineer from IIT-B and director at Aarti Industries public ltd. He continues to steer towards excellence.

 

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Locations we provide consulting

Jyotirmay Eye Clinic, Thane

104/105, Kaalika Tower, Kolbad Road, Opp. Pratap Cinema, Khopat, Thane, Maharashtra 400601

Dr. L H Hiranandani hospital, Powai

Hillside Rd, Hiranandani Gardens, Ramabai Ambedkar Nagar, Powai, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400076

Academic accomplishments
  • MBBS (Grant Medical College and JJ group of hospitals)
  • DOMS (Triple Gold Medalist)
  • FPOS (Fellow in pediatric ophthalmology, strabismus- Narayana Nethralaya)

Invited Speaker:

  • Health Talk with the L H Hiranandani team- October 2018
  • AIOS-YOSI meet, November 2018 at New Delhi 
  • Talk on Diabetes and Eye for support group at B J Wadia Hospital- April 2019
  • BOA PG teaching program- Squint examination basics, October 2020
  • Pediatric ophthalmology- Tips you need in everyday practice (Digital Dialogue in association with GPOS), 1 November 2020
  • All about eye care with Smriti Kalra- 29 November 2020
  • MOS webinar Mulund Ophthalmological Association Case Based CME-March 2021 
  • AIOS YOSI meet: Inheriting a seniors practice-Jun 2021
  • Pediatric Specialists of India: Lockdown and The Eye Clinic- July 2021

Publications

  • Correlation of Corneal Biomechanical Stiffness With Refractive Error and Ocular Biometry in a Pediatric Population; Cornea; May 2017
  • Benign intracranial hypertension with comitant esotropia and bilateral congenital cataract in an infant; IJO; October 2017, Vol 65, Issue 10
  • Management of a case of divergent strabismus fixus- a variant of congenital fibrosis of extraocular muscles type 2; IJO; October 2017, Vol 65, Issue 1
  • Air-puff applanation and biomechanical model shows significant decrease in corneal biomechanical stiffness between grades of myopia; CORNEA; October 2017, Vol 36, Issue 10
  • Comparative analysis of non-absorbable 10-0 Nylon sutures with absorbable 10-0 Vicryl sutures in pediatric cataract surgery; IJO; May 2018
  • Is there any role for endoilluminator in pediatric cataract surgery? Beginner’s perspective; JAAPOS, Aug 2019.

Speaker:

  • One size doesn’t fit all: Case series of different esotropias-MOS-2021

Paper:

  • Exploring myopic strabismus fixus in a child-POSN 2.0-2019
  • Raised intracranial pressure (ICP) in children- etiology and management-AIOC (National)-2017
  • Correlating the immediate post operative end point in squint surgery with that over time-KOSCON(Stat)-2016
  • Can Sub-tenon Injection Of Botulinum Toxin Work For Acute Cranial Nerve Palsies? (Best paper Award)KOSCON(State)-2016

  • Characteristics of Astigmatism in a Pediatric population-BOA (State)-2013

Poster:

  • Is there a role of topical Proparacaine for pain management in general anesthesia-AAPOS-SPOSI(International)-2016
  • Can Sub-tenon Injection Of Botulinum Toxin Work For Acute Cranial Nerve Palsies?-AAPOS-SPOSI(International)-2016
  • Comparison of intraocular calculation formulae in pediatric eyesAAPOS-SPOSI(International)-2016
  • Ocular associations in children referred for syndromic evaluation at a tertiary eye care center (abstract accepted)WCPOS(International)

Video:

  • Lensectomy For Ectopia Lentis In Children – Different Techniques-KOSCON(State)-2016.
  • A world of a difference: A beginner’s journey into pediatric cataract management (video sent)-2017