Home Dehradun Dr Gaurav Luthra clinches prestigious awards at International Conference in Kolkata

Dr Gaurav Luthra clinches prestigious awards at International Conference in Kolkata

By Our Staff Reporter 
Dehradun, 23 March: At the prestigious 82nd Annual Conference of the All India Ophthalmological Society (AIOS) held from March 14 – 17, 2024, at the Biswa Bangla Convention Centre in KolkataDr Gaurav Luthra emerged as a beacon of excellence in the field. Recognized for his exceptional contributions to ophthalmology, Dr Luthra was conferred with the coveted AIOS PEARL award. This accolade, celebrating achievements in education, academics, research, and learning, underscores Dr Luthra‘s unwavering commitment to advancing the field.
Dr Luthra‘s distinguished accomplishments were additionally acknowledged through the bestowal of the honorary Fellow of All India Collegium of Ophthalmology (FAICO) in Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
In a momentous ceremony attended by over 8000 doctors from India and abroad, Dr Luthra expressed profound gratitude for being honored with the inaugural “Pearl of AIOS” award. Named after the esteemed Prof. Lalit Verma, a luminary in Indian ophthalmology, this recognition holds profound significance. DrLuthra‘s humility in receiving the award echoes the spirit of excellence driving the ophthalmological community forward.
Dr Gaurav Luthra‘s receipt of the AIOS PEARL award not only celebrates his individual achievements but also symbolizes the collective pursuit of excellence within the field. Dr Luthra, a senior consultant at Drishti Eye Institute, has revolutionized refractive surgery in the region with pioneering techniques like Wavefront LASIK and ICL surgery, boasting over 20 years of experience. Introducing Smile and Contoura LASIK surgeries, he has positioned Drishti as a leading center for advanced laser procedures, including Trans PRK and ICLs, all under one roof. This recognition solidifies Dr Luthra‘s position as a leader in ophthalmology, inspiring future generations to strive for excellence in service to the community.