Dr. Ben Limbu

Opthalmologist

Ophthalmology

12 years of experience

Education:

  • MBBS, Kathmandu Medical College/KU, 2002

  • MD, National Academy of Medical Sciences, 2009

  • Fellowship Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Utah, Moran Eye Center USA/Tilganga Institute of Ophthalmology, 2012

 

Awards and Articles:

  • Ben Limbu , Benjamin Sim ,Mohan K. Shrestha ,Geoffrey Tabin ,Rohit Saiju. Results of early versus standard silicone Stent removal following external dacryocystorhinostomy under local anesthesia. Asian J Ophthalmol. 2020;17:263-272

  • Mohan Krishna Shrestha, Sunjuri Zhi Yu Sun, Ben Limbu, Manish

  • Poudel, Shankar Prasad Khanal, Bandana Pradhan, Mangala Shrestha. Prevalence and causes of vision impairment and blindness in three ecological regions of Nepal.DOI:10.21203/rs.2.520/v1.

  • Mon AM, Rajbhandari Y, Limbu B, Saiju R. Ocular myocysticercosis: Atypical presentation with unilateral blepharoptosis. Indian J Clin Exp Ophthalmol 2020;6(3):463-466. Doi:http://doi.org/10.18231/j.ijceo.2020.099

  • Global Retinoblastoma Group, et al. Global Retinoblastoma Presentation and Analysis by National Income Level. JAMA Oncol. 2020 Feb 27. E1 – E11. doi:

10.1001/jamaoncol.2019.6716.

  • Hamal D, Limbu B, Sthapit PR, Pradhan E, Shestha R, Saiju R. Choroidal Melonoma: Our Experience. Nepal J Ophthalmol. 2019 Jan;(21): 64-73.

  • Gurung HB, Limbu B, Lama AJ, Brown H, Saiju R. Retinoblastoma: changing trend in a tertiary eye center. Indian J Clin Exp Ophthalmol 2019;5(2):252-6.

  • Ben Limbu, Grant Moore, Amir H. Marvasti, Mariel E. Poole, Rohit Saiju. Work Related Ocular Injury: Nepal. Nepal J Ophthalmol 2018; Vol 10 (19): 47-56.

  • Limbu B, Jha HC. Intraoperative Complications of High Volume Sutureless cataract surgery in Nepal: A Prospective Study. Kathmandu Univ Med J 2014;47(3):194-7.

  • Limbu B, Akin M, Saiju R. Age-Based Comparison of Successful Probing in Nepalese Children with Nasolacrimal Duct Obstruction. ORBIT, February 2010, Vol. 29, No. 1, Pages 16-20.

  • Dhakal M, Limbu B, Neopane A, Karki DB. A typical case of pellagra. Kathmandu Univ Med J (KUMJ). 2003 Jan-Mar; 1(1):36-7.

Work and Experience:

  • House Officer Sep 2003 – July 2006, Tilganga Institute Of Ophthalmology, Nepal.

  • Residency Training in Ophthalmology July 2006 – Sep 2009, National Academy of Medical Sciences, Nepal.

  • General Ophthalmologist Sep 2009 – Jan 2010, Tilganga Institute Of Ophthalmology, Nepal.

  • Founder Executive Director for Working Vision USA.

  • Hospital Chief Jan 2010 – Dec 2011, Hetauda Community Eye Hospital, Nepal.

  • Fellow Oculoplastic Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery April –

September 2012. Moran Eye Center, University of Utah USA/Tilganga Institute Of Ophthalmology, Nepal.

  • Cataract & Oculoplastic Surgeon 2012 till date, Tilganga Institute Of Ophthalmology, Nepal.

  • Medical Director Since March 2013 till date. Global Eye Centre, Battisputali,

Kathmandu, Nepal.

  • Event Management Chairperson, SAARC Academy of Ophthalmology Conference 2018, 21-24 June 2018, Kathmandu - Nepal

  • General Secretary, Nepalese Society for Oculoplastic Surgeons(2018-2020)

  • Editor In Chief, iPlastics - Asia Pacific Society for Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery (2018-2020).

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