Know Your President

Name  :        Dr Jignesh Taswala,


Sex :       ;  Male 61yrs

Birth date :  24 Feb 1960

Qualification :

1  Passed out MBBS in 1982  & MS  Ophthalmology in 1985 from BJMC 

2  Did Super specialization in Vitreo Retinal Surgery in Sankara Nethralaya in 1986.

Positions held :

1 Medical Director & Proprietor of Darshan Eye care Centre,Pune

2  Senior Ophthalmologist doing Private Practice for 34yrs since 1987 

3  Hon President Elect ,MOS,

4  Hon Past President, POS,

5  Member Advisory, POS,

6  Member Board of  Trustee, POS,

7  Alumnus Sankara Netralaya,1986,

8  Section Editor,IJO,

9  International Conference Coordinator of 

MOS Tashkent ,

MOS Spain& Portugal,

MOS Scandinavia,

MOS South Africa,

MOS Croatia & Austria ,

10  Hon Organising Secretary, POSCON2008

11  Hon Organising Chairman, POSCON2010,

12  Hon Org Secretary, MOSCON 2011

13    Hon Past Secretary,MOS,

14    Hon Past Secretary, POS,

15    Hon Reviewer for AIOS Scientific Committee Free Papers & Videos,

16    Hon Faculty for City,State & National Conferences

17    Hon Faculty for Surgical Skill Transfer Course at AIOS,MOS,POS

18  Member LDP, AIOS,

19  Hon Conference Coordinator for POS,Bhutan,

20  Past President of Yerwada Doctor’s Association

21  Member Advisory ,Yerwada Doctor’s Association

22  Past President of Medi Jain, Pune District

23  Associate Patron of Medi Jain

24  Member Advisory Medi Jain

25  Hon Ophthalmologist at Lions Mukundrao Lele PMC Hospital for last 30yrs

26    Hon Consultant at Sahyadri Hospital Nagar Road, Pune

27    Hon Consultant at Inamdar  Hospital, Pune

28    Hon Past Consultant at Columbia Hospital, Pune


1    Sahebrao Satyavati Award by POS for excellent work in Community Ophthalmology

2    Doctor of the year award by Pune Congress Committee

Charitable Work :

1    Participated in Mega Eye Camp both Diagnostic (3000+ patients)& Surgical ( operated 110+ cataract) in  KENYA

2  Serving for 30yrs as Hon Consultant Ophthalmologist at Lion’s Mukundrao Lele Hospital, where I conducted Eye OPD  once a week & operated 4 surgeries every fortnight( almost 3000 cataract surgeries) for 30yrs.

3  Organised more then 5 Charitable Eye Diagnostic Camps under Om Mahavir Charitable Trust.

3  Dediacted Honarary services for 5yrs as Hon Past Consultant at Jalaram Mandir Trust ,Alandi.

4 Conducted 50+ Diagnostic Eye camps at my own centre in last 30yrs

Address :

Darshan Eye Care Centre,

B/8; Om Mahavir Society,

Behind Yerwada Busstop,

Irani Market,Yerwada,Pune

Cell : +91 9823075062

+91 8830176098

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