About The Doctor



M.B.B.S., D.O.M.S. (D.N.B.) Ophthalmology

Dr. Sheetal S. Porwal, one of the best ophthalmologists in Belgaum, Karnataka, is committed to providing patients with professional and personal care to meet their health needs. With her experience and skills, you can be sure she can help with any optician's illness.



✔ Training at "Minto Ophthalmic Eye Institute. (Regional Institute for Ophthalmology, Bangalore) during Post-graduation in the Departments of Glaucoma and Cornea.

✔ Worked in the Department of Vitreoretinal . in M.M.Joshi Eye Institute and Research Centre, Hubli, for a period of 1 year.

✔ Had Intensive training in the Departments of Cornea, Glaucoma, Squint and Retina at M.M.Joshi Eye Institute.

✔ Underwent training in "IOL Micro-Surgery, and Small Incision Cataract Surgery. in Lions Nab Eye Hospital, Miraj, Maharashtra.

✔ Worked as registrar in the Department of Ophthalmology, at Jaslok I hospital And Research Centre, Mumbai.

✔ Underwent training in the sub-specialities of Squint, Retina and General ophthalmology" at Jaslok Hospital And Research Centre, Mumbai.

  • Graduation: M.B.B.S. (Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery), Jawaharlal Nehru
    Medical College, Belgaum, Karnataka, India

  • University: Affiliated to Karnatak University, Dharwad, India.
  • Post-graduation : 1) Passed DOMS in Sept. 1999 Diploma Ophthalmic Medicine & Surgery.
  • University: Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore.
  • 2) DNB (Ophthalmology) at M.M.Joshi Eye Institute of
    Research Centre, Hubli, Karnataka, which is recognized for DNB by the
    NBE Board, New Delhi.

CMEs and Conferences Attended

✔ Attended State Conference in October 1998 held in Gulbarga.

✔ Attended and Presented a Paper at Retina Congress in Bangalore in 1998.

✔ CME in Paediatric Ophthalmology and Squint in April 1999 held in Hubli.

✔ Karnataka State Conference in October 1999

✔ CME in Phacoemulsification and Prevention of Endophthalmitis in April 2000 at M.M.Joshi Eye Institute, Hubli

Voluntary Work

✔ Attended various screening and operative eye camps in the field of Glaucoma, Diabetic Retinopathy and Cataracts.

✔ Delivered Guest Lecture on "Primary Eye Care" and "Glaucoma Awareness" in Probus Club of Belgaum for the elderly.


  • Karnataka Medical Council
  • Karnataka Ophthalmological society
  • All India Ophthalmological society