Maneesh Bapayee, MD
Vitreoretinal surgeon practicing in city of Nashik, Maharashtra since May 2005.
MBBS from Kasturba Medical College,Manipal.
DNB (Ophthalmology) and then fellowship in vitreoretinal surgery from Sankara Nethralaya,
Fellowship in cataract surgery from Navneet Hospital, Solapur.
ICO examinations & FRCS (Glasgow) in 2005
MBA from XLRI, Jamshedpur in 2010
K.Vasanth Madhavan gold medal for best outgoing DNB student at Sankara Nethralaya in year 2003.
He has conceptualized and developed instruments for vitreoretinal surgery.
His innovation ‘The Claw- a novel IOFB forceps’ has received Innovation award of Maharashtra
Ophthalmological Society at MOSCON, Pune 2017 and Rakesh Sharma Memorial Award in
Trauma session at All India Ophthalmic Conference , Coimbtore 2018.
‘The Claw’ was used to remove pellets from the eyes of victims in Kashmir in 2016
His innovation ‘Aspiration Scraper’ has received Dr.S.Natarajan award for best paper in vitreoretinal surgery session at All India Ophthalmic Conference, Indore 2019
His areas of interest are surgical retinal diseases including posterior segment trauma and vitreoretinal surgeries in diabetic patients.
He has over 70 presentations in various national and international conferences and 3
publications in various journals.