Dr. Rohit Saiju is a senior consultant eye and oculoplastic surgeon in Tilganga Institute of Ophthalmology, Kathmandu. He completed his MD in Ophthalmology from Tribhuvan University, Institute of Medicine, Kathmandu, in 2001. He pursued a highly prestigious postgraduate one year clinical fellowship in Orbit, Plastic, and Lacrimal Disorders (OPAL) at Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital, University of Melbourne, in 2004. In 2014, in Tokyo, he was awarded the Asia-Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology-APAO Distinguished Service Award for his contributions in clinical services for the country. Currently, he is a professor of Ophthalmology at the National Academy of Medical Sciences (NAMS), and Vice President of Asia Pacific Society for Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (APSOPRS) 2018-20.
January 13, 2021
The worldwide outbreak of the severe and acute respiratory coronavirus disease (COVID-19) caused by the coronavirus strain SARS-CoV-2 is currently the focal point of discussion due to the suffering this syndrome is causing to humanity. However, the ophthalmological implications of this syndrome have not yet been well described. Both eyes …
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February 25, 2020
About a quarter of people with Graves’ disease develop thyroid eye disease (TED). TED can happen at any time. It can develop before, during, or after the over-active thyroid disorder is diagnosed, though the two usually come on roughly at the same time. In most cases, the eye disease is …
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