What will you learn?

  • After the completion of this course the candidate will be able to perform,
  • FFA independently
  • Ocular & Orbital ultrasonography and interpret
Target Group

Postgraduates in Ophthalmology, Practising Ophthalmologists, Ophthalmic Assistants, Optometrists

Course Location
Batch Number 1
No of Seats
1 per month
Course Co-ordinator
Dr. Kim, DO, DNB
Contact Details
1, Anna Nagar, Madurai – 625 020, Tamil Nadu
+(91) 452-4356-100
+(91) 452-2530-984
Eligibility Criteria
  • Postgraduates in ophthalmology / practicing ophthalmologists, Ophthalmic assistants, Optometrists
  • Candidates from other developing countries are also eligible.
  • Candidates should apply in the prescribed application form and will be admitted after scrutinizing their credentials and certificates
  • Trained manpower to treat diabetic retinopathy is very less and it is impossible to screen the ever increasing population of patients with Diabetic Retinopathy.
  • It is thus necessary to train and create a cadre of trained optometrists and ophthalmic photographers to help in the screening.
  • Since there are only very few institutes to train ophthalmologists/ophthalmic assistants in this field, Aravind introduced th Certificate Course in FFA and USG
  • TIFAC-CORE would impart training of health care personnel in taking fundus photos, perform fluorescein angiography and ultrasonography with the help of state-of-the art facilities.