Surendra Basti, MD

Attending Physician, Ophthalmology; Professor of Ophthalmology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine


Special Interests

  • Deep lamellar, endothelial (DALK, DSAEK) and full thickness techniques of corneal transplantation in children, pediatric cataract surgery, surgical correction of aphakia
  • Sutured Intraocular Lens
  • Subluxed Cataract and surgery for Ectopia lentis

Biographical Information

Medical School

Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore University, India, 1988

Postgraduate Training

Fellowship in cornea, refractive and cataract surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, 2003-2004; Residency in ophthalmology, Northwestern University's Feinberg School of Medicine, 2000-2003; Internship, St. Francis Hospital, 1999-2000; Fellowship in clinical research, ophthalmology, Children's Memorial Hospital, 1998-1999; Fellowship in cornea and external disease, L.V. Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad, India, 1991-1992; Residency in ophthalmology, Medical Research Foundation, Madras, India, 1998-1991; Internship, Government Wenlock Hospital, Mangalore, India, 1987-1988