Doctor's Profile

Dr V.S.Gupta

MBBS, MS Ophthalmology

Professor & HOD, Department of Ophthalmology

Reg. Number: DMC-11370


Professor Dr. V. S Gupta is currently heading the Department of Ophthalmology at HIMSR & HAHC Hospital since 2016. He is an alumni of the esteemed SP Medical college, Bikaner, from where he completed his under graduation (1976) and post-graduation (1980). He has an extremely rich teaching experience of more than 30 years in the field of Ophthalmology. In his distinguished career, he has served as the head of department of Ophthalmology at VMMC and Safdarjung Hospital, New Delhi 2010-2016). During his extensive Post graduate teaching experience of more than 26 years, he has been a PG guide for more than 15 students. He is also an examiner for under graduate and post graduate examinations for various universities and has also been a DNB examiner for last 10 years. He was a member of the selection board for RP Centre (AIIMS Delhi), ESI, UPSC and N.D.M.C Medical College, Delhi. He was also a member of NDAC (2011-2017).

Area of Interest

  • Glaucoma

Educational Qualifications

Degree Year Name of College & University Registration Number Date of Registration
MS OPHTHAL 1980 SP Medical College Bikaner, University of Rajasthan, Jaipur DMC-11370
MBBS 1976 SP Medical College Bikaner, University of Rajasthan, Jaipur DMC-11370

Deatils of Teaching Experience

Designation* Institution From To Duration
Professor & Head HIMSR, New Delhi 08-04-2016 Till Date 5 Years
Professor Safdarjung Hospital 16-04-2010 31-03-2016 6 Years
Associate Professor Safdarjung Hospital 02-05-2005 15-04-2010 4 Years 11 Months
Assistant Professor Safdarjung Hospital 24-10-1990 01-05-2005 14 Years 5 Months
Senior Resident SP Medical College Bikaner, University of Rajasthan, Jaipur 01-10-1980 14-12-1980 2 Months
Senior Resident Safdarjung Hospital 04-03-1981 02-02-1984 2 Years 11 Months


Research Work & Projects

  • Rynga D, Capoor MR, Varshney S, Naik M, Gupta V. Scedosporium apiospermum, an emerging pathogen in India: Case series and review of literature. Indian J Pathol Microbiol 2017;60:550-5.
  • Naik MP, Mehta A, Abrol S, Kumar S, Gupta VS. Topical 5% 5-fluorouracil in the treatment of multifocal basal cell carcinoma of the face: A novel chemotherapeutic approach. Orbit 2016 Dec;35(6):352-354.
  • Sethi HS, Naik M. Gupta VS. Management of glaucoma in pregnancy: risks or choices, a dilemma? Int. J Ophthalmol 2016 Nov 18;9(11):1684-1690.
  • Sethi HS, Naik M, Gupta VS. 26-G needle-assisted sutureless glueless intrascleral haptic fixation for secondary ciliary sulcus implantation of three-piece polymethylmethacrylate intraocular lens during penetrating keratoplasty. Taiwan J. Ophthalmol. Sept. 2016;6(3):141 – 144.
  • Sethi HS, Naik M. Gupta VS. Intraoperative intracameral pilocarpine after capsular tension ring and capsule/iris hook insertion in pediatric eyes with subluxated cataract. J Cat. Refract. Surge. Feb. 2016;42(2):190-193.
  • Sethi HS, Dhawan M, Naik MP, Gupta VS. Prostaglandin analogs in glaucoma. Astrocyte 2015;2:126-32.
  • Gupta VS, Sethi HS, Naik M. Strategies to Improve Glaucoma Compliance Based on Cross-Sectional Response-Based Data in a Tertiary Healthcare Centre : The Glaucoma-Jung Study. J. Curr Glaucoma Pract 2016;9(2):38-46.


  • WHO Fellowship
  • LVPEI Fellowship

Membership of Academic Bodies Societies

  • AIOS all India Ophthalmic society
  • DOS Delhi Ophthalmic Soceity
  • GSI

Workshops/ CMEs/ Conference Attended

  • 4 June 2019 : Webinar CME on ARMD
  • 11 July 2019 : Webinar CME on MEcular edema in Diabetic retinopathy
  • 18 Aug 2019: Interactive session on clinical case scenarios and management options
  • 25 Sept 2019: CME on role of 0.14% Sodium Hyaluroate in Dry eye