Brief Biography
  • Born on 1st November 1945
  • Illustrious Professional as well as Sports Career
  • Committed Community Ophthalmic Work
  • Punyaratna Award : Outstanding personalities of Pune who have contributed to spread the name of Pune throughout country for his Humanitarian Community Ophthalmic Work for 37 Years.
  • Follower of the Bramhakumari’s for the past 15 years
  • MS(Ophth), DOMS (PN), DOMS (BOM), MORCE, FORCE, Dip. Sports Medicine, AFIMS, PGD VES(Annamalai)
  • Passed with Distinction in Post Graduate Diploma in Value Education and Spiritualities by Annamalai University in collaboration with Bramhakumari in the year 2010.
  • Renowned Eye Surgeon & Sports Medicine Specialist
  • Professional practice as an Eye Surgeon for over 37 years
  • Having a well equipped Jhamwar Eye Hospital with advanced gadgets in ophthalmology
  • Limca Book of Record of maximum Squint Surgeries in Free Camps recorded twice in the Year Book of Limca 2010 & 2011.
  • Pioneer and advocate of the Concept - “Safe Hospital Based Free Surgical Cataract Camps”
  • Recipient of 1st Shiv Chhatrapati Krida Puraskar – of Government of Maharashtra for Sports Person with illustrious contribution to the Sports Field- Awarded in the year of institution in 1971 (This award is similar to the Arjuna Award at the National Level)
  • Outstanding sportsman in Kho-Kho and Wt. Lifting at National level.
  • Represented Maharashtra State at National Championship – 7 times, captioned for 3 years, consecutive (1967-70). National Championship – 4 times.
Community Ophthalmic Social Work
  • Community Ophthalmic work in Maharashtra State through Pune Netra Seva Pratishthan, a renowned Pune-based Social Organisation for over 30 years.
  • 1027 free Eye Camps since last 40 years.
  • 600 Diagnostics , 300 Cataract Surgical, 125 Diagnostic squint & 102 Surgical Squint Camps.
  • 3 Lacs Poor Needy Patient benefited.
  • 50,000 received free spectacles.
  • 10,000 Quality Cataract Surgeries in 300 Camps.
  • 15,000 Squint Children Screened in 125 Camps.
  • 3,070 Squint Surgeries in 102 Camps.
Family Background
  • Highly educated , cultured family devoted to the cause of Games & Sports Coaching , Physical Education, Teaching, Health Services, Naturopathy , Social Services & reforms.
  • Family members are recipient of State Awards as
    • Best Teacher
    • Gunavant Kamgar
    • Shiva Chatrapati Sports Award
    • Presidents Scout & Guide Award
    • Kridamaharshi Award
    • Life time achievement award in Sports & Eye care
  • Majority of the family members are teachers and Health Service providers.
  • Family members
    • Late. Dr. B.P. Jhamwar (Father)(94 yrs)
      Sports Coach, Principal Physical Education Institute, Naturopath
    • Late. Radhabai B. Jhamwar (Mother)(75 yrs)
    • Dr. Mrs. Rajkuwar M. Jhamwar (Wife)
      Contact Lens Specialist, Associate Professor (Anatomy) - Bharti Vidyapeeth Medical College
    • Dr. Mrs. Aarti S. Kabra (Daughter)
      Ophthalmic Surgeon & Squint & Phaco Specialist
    • Dr. Sachin B. Kabra (Son-in-law)
      Vitreo-Retinal Surgeon, HOD Aditya Birla Memorial Hospital, Pune
    • Miss. Kirti M. Jhamwar
      Montessory Teacher
Latest News
  • Honoured with Doctorate in Community Opthalmic Work from Vishwakarma Open University for Self-Employment.
  • Best scientific paper award at INACO - National Conference & International symposium on Excellence & Quality eye care in community ophathalmology ...
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Limca Book of Record
Limca Book of Record of maximum Squint Surgeries in Free Camps recorded twice in the Year Book of Limca 2010 & 2011.
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A highly credible job of getting placed in the Limca Book of Records twice...
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 Shri. Ajit Pawar
 Minister, Govt. of Maharashtra
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