Dr. Rupak Kanti Biswas is a super specialist in Vitreo Retina diseases and one of the eminent Vitreo Retina Surgeon in Eastern India. He is the first surgeon in Kolkata, who performed Surgeries on premature babies for Retinopathy of Prematurity.
After completion of MBBS from RG Kar Medical College, Dr. Biswas finished post graduation as well as Fellowship in Vitreo Retina diseases from Sankara Nethralaya, Chennai.
During his tenure at Sankara Nethralaya, Kolkata, he had trained multiple VR Fellows.
Presently, he is Executive Director and Senior VR Surgeon at B. B. Eye Foundation,Vip, Kolkata and performed more than 5000 complicated Retinal Surgeries till now. Apart from his clinical work, he is also involved in training fellows to bring up new VR surgeons and setting up new VR units in different peripheral hospitals in Eastern India.
He had presented a number of times in Various International Retina meetings on different topics and also conducted Instruction courses at State and National meets.
He is now Convenor of Scientific Committee of OSWB.
His other achievements are:
His has following publications:
Functional and anatomical outcomes after primary lens-sparing pars plana vitrectomy for Stage 4 retinopathy of prematurity PramodBhende, Lingam Gopal, Tarun Sharma, AdityaVerma, RupakKanti Biswas Indian Journal of Ophthalmology, Year 2009, Volume 57, Issue 4 [p. 267-271]
Vitrectorhexis versus forceps posterior capsulorhexis in pediatric cataract surgery LavKochgaway, Partha Biswas, Ajoy Paul, Sourav Sinha, Rupak Biswas, PuspenMaity, Sumita Banerjee Indian Journal of Ophthalmology, Year 2013, Volume 61, Issue 7[page 361-365]