Dr Rahul Chakrabarti
MBBS BMedSc MSurgEd FRANZCO
Dr Rahul is a trained general ophthalmologist who completed his medical training at Monash University in Melbourne. Rahul completed his internship and residency at the Royal Melbourne Hospital, his Masters of Surgical Education at the University of Melbourne and his ophthalmology training at the Royal Victorian eye and Ear Hospital.
Dr Rahul's current interests include cataract, pterygium, diabetic retinopathy, age-related macular degeneration, and glaucoma. He is dedicated to delivering comprehensive management and can perform intra-vitreal injections and laser for both glaucoma and retinal conditions. Rahul has additional sub-specialty training in adult and paediatric strabismus as well as neuro-ophthalmology, completing his fellowships at the Royal Victorian Eye and Ear hospital and the Alfred hospital.
Dr Rahul is one of the first faculty involved with virtual reality cataract surgery stimulation training of eye registrars in Australia. He is a supervisor of Senior Eye Registrars and the chief eye registrars at the eye and ear hospital.
He holds public consultant appointments at the Royal Victoria Eye and Ear hospital and the northern Hospital, he operates privately at Epworth Freemasons East Melbourne and Victoria Parade Surgery Centre.
We are delighted to have Dr Rahul as the newest member of our team here at East Melbourne Eye Group as we continue to provide our patients with the greatest quality of care.