Arijit Mitra is a Consultant Ophthalmologist at Optegra Eye Hospital Birmingham and Birmingham and Midland Eye Centre.
He graduated from and completed basic surgical training in Ophthalmology from Calcutta National Medical College and Hospital, in India. He undertook higher specialist training in Ophthalmology at West Midlands School of Ophthalmology. He underwent further specialist training in the management of complex vitreo-retinal disorders at Manchester Royal Eye Hospital.
He has won several prizes during his training at the West Midlands Deanery. He has published over 20 papers in peer-reviewed journals and has presented widely at national and international meetings.