Dr. Lav Kochgaway-Ophthalmologist in Mukundapur, Kolkata

Dr. Lav Kochgaway

MBBS, MS (Ophthalmology)

Fellowship in Pediatric Ophthalmology


Professional Description

Dr. Lav Kochgaway is a renowned and leading Pediatric Ophthalmologist/Squint Surgeon and Eye Surgeon with close to 20 years of clinical experience in the field of Ophthalmology. He studied MBBS at Bangalore Medical College and Research Centre, Bangalore, followed by MS Ophthalmology at Patna Medical College, followed by a Fellowship in Pediatric Ophthalmology from Sankar Nethralaya Orbis Pediatric Ophthalmology Training and Learning Centre, Chennai. 

Dr Lav Kochgaway is a highly skilled surgeon who offers services for the management of diseases and medical conditions that affect vision and the eyes in children, adolescents, and adults. His list of services includes refractive surgery, eye muscle surgery, LASIK eye surgery, Corneal transplantation, Laser Retinal Surgeries, Phacoemulsification surgery, canaloplasty, eyelid surgery, oculoplastic surgery, squint corrective surgery, IOL implantation surgeries, eye trauma management, etc. 

He is registered with the West Bengal Medical Council and is a recipient of many national and international awards and recognitions both during his academic years and for his work and contribution to the field of Ophthalmology. He is a member of the All India Ophthalmologic Society, Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus Society, Delhi Ophthalmology Society, Bihar Ophthalmology Society, World Society of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, and he has also presented many papers on national and international fora of repute. He works as a Consultant Pediatric Ophthalmologist at Netralayam - The Superspecialty Eye Care Centre. One can book an appointment with Dr Lav Kochagaway or get an online consultation with him for all problems related to vision and eyes in children and adults. 

  • Ophthalmologist
  • Paediatric Opthalmologist And Squint surgeon
  • Eye Specialist / Eye Surgeon
  • MBBS - Bangalore Medical College and Research Institute - 1999 - Bangalore verified-badgeVerified Qualification
  • MS - Ophthalmology - Patna Medical College - 2003 - Patna Verified Qualification
  • Fellowship in Pediatric Ophthalmology - Sankara Nethralaya Orbis Pediatric Opthamology Training and Learning Centre - 2004 - Chennai Verified Qualification
  • Resident Patna Medical College - 2000 - 2003
  • Assistant Medical Director and Consultant Opthalmologist Sankara Nethralaya - Kolkata - 2004 - 2009
  • Senior Consultant Opthalmologist B B Eye Foundation - Minto Park - 2009 - 2016
  • Executive Director and Consultant Opthalmologist B B Eye Foundation VIP
  • Consultant Opthalmologist Netralayam - The Superspeciality Eye Care Centre - Mukundapur - Currently Working
  • 62393 West Bengal Medical Council 2007 verified-badgeVerified
Awards and Recognitions
  • The Grand Prize at Asia Pacific Association of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons Conference, Jaipur in 2014
  • Best Video at the renowned Challenging Cases Symposium in ESCRS, London in 2014 – My First Encounter with a World So Dark
  • Best Video Award at Annual Conference of Ophthalmological Society of West Bengal in 2014
  • * Best Video Award at Kolkata Academy of Ophthalmology Conference in Jan 2015
  • Faculty at AIOC, Agra in Feb 2014 – Subluxated Lens, Pediatric Cataract Surgery in Infants, EMR for Practice Development
  • Faculty at APACRS, Singapore in July 2013
  • Judge in Pediatric Ophthalmology Free Paper Session at AIOS/APAO International Conference, Jan 2013 in Hyderabad
  • Chief Instructor – AlOS and APAO joint conference, Jan 2013, Hyderabad – Trauma to a child's eye – Give him your best!
  • World Congress of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus at Milan in Sept 2012 – Three presentations including one in Pediatric Cataract Symposium
  • Chief Instructor at AIOC, Cochin 2012 – Pediatric Trauma
  • Faculty in Joint Congress of European Ophthalmological Society and American Academy of Ophthalmology, Geneva in June 2011
  • Awarded in the Challenging Cases Symposium at European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons in 2011 at Vienna
  • Chief Instructor at All India Ophthalmological Society Conference in 2011, Ahmedabad – "Squint PATHSHALA"
  • Chief Instructor at SAARC Conference, Dhaka in 2010
  • Presentations Asia ARVO 2007 in Singapore, APACRS 2008 in Bangkok, SOE 2009 in Amsterdam
  • Performed live surgery at Orbis DC 10 Aircraft in 2005 Faculty at state level conferences since 2005
  • All India Ophthalmological Society
  • Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus Society of India
  • Delhi Ophthalmological Society
  • Bihar Ophthalmological Society
  • Jharkhand Ophthalmological Society
  • World Society of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus

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Practice Locations


330 Barakhola Mukundapur Main Road

Eastern Metropolitan Bypass

Mukundapur, Kolkata

Fee : ₹ 700


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OP Timings

Tue 10:00 am - 02:00 pm
Wed,  Sat 10:00 am - 04:00 pm

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