Dr.P. Sathyan Ophthalmologist in Coimbatore

Dr.P. Sathyan

Ophthalmologist, Coimbatore


  • 1 Hospital


  • Ophthalmology



  • MBBS, DO

Practice Information

Sathyan Eye Care Hospital & Coimbatore Glaucoma Foundation, Coimbatore

Sathyan Eye Care Hospital & Coimbatore Glaucoma Foundation, Coimbatore

#77, Om Sakthi Nagar, Off Trichy Road, Sowripalayam Pirivu, Ramanathapuram, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu - 641045

Achievements & Contributions

  • “A Twelve week, Multicentre, Double-masked, Parallel Group, Primary Therapy Study and Efficacy of BETAXONTM 0.5% compared to AZOPT® 1% in Pediatric Patients with Glaucoma or Ocular Hypertension” (2004-2005).
  • “A Twelve week, Multicentre, Double-masked, Parallel Group Primary Therapy Study of the Safety and Efficacy of BETOPTIC®S 0.25% Compared to Timolol Gel Forming Solution 0.25% and 0.5% in Pediatric Patients with Glaucoma or Ocular Hypertension” (2004-2005).
  • “A multi-center, double-masked study ofthe safety and efficacy of Travoprost APS compared to TRAVATAN® in patients with open- angle glaucoma or ocular hypertension” (2009).
  • “A phase 3 Prospective, Randomized, Double –Masked, 12week, Parallel group evaluating the efficacy and safety of LATANOPROST and TIMOLOL in pediatric subjects with Glaucoma” (2009).
  • “ A multicentre, Open label, Active control, Parallel group randomized study to demonstrate Non-inferiority of Brinzolamide 1% ophthalmic suspension compared with Dorzox (Dorzolamide) 2% ophthalmic solution in the treatment ot elevated IOP in patients with Primary Open Angle Glaucoma or Ocular Hypertension” (2009-2010).
  • “Assessing the Safety and Efficacy of Changing to Travacom (Travoprost/Timolol Fixed Combination), as replacement therapy in patients with uncontrolled intraocular pressure across India” (2010-2011).
  • “A prospective, Multicentric, randomized controlled, study on long term outcomes of Phacoemulsification with Intra-ocular lens implantation in Pseudo exfoliation syndrome patients” (2010).
  • “Foveal thickness changes after Phacotrabeculectomy” (2010-2011).
  • “Effect of newer NSAID (Nepafenac) on foveal thickness changes after phacotrabeculectomy” (2011).
  • “Prospective Pharmacovigilance cohort study of Ocular Surface Disease (OSD) after use of topical betablockers and prostaglandins” (2011).
  • “A multicenter, Open-label Study to Evaluate the Safety and Efficacy of Twice-daily 0.01% Bimatoprost / 0.15%Brimonidine / 0.5%Timolol Ophthalmic Solution (Triple Combination) in Patients in India, who Have Glaucoma or Ocular Hypertension With Elevated IOP, and are on Twice-daily 0.2%Brimonidine / 0.5%Timolol Ophthalmic Solution(Dual Combination) Therapy” (2010-2012).
  • “Efficacy and safety of fixed dose combination of latanoprost 0.005% and timolol 0.5% ophthalmic solution (Sun Pharma Advanced Research Company Ltd) in patients with open angle glaucoma or ocular hypertension: a randomized, open label, parallel group, active controlled study” (2011-2012).
  • “A Phase III, Randomized, Active Comparator-Controlled, Four-week,Double –Masked Clinical Trial to Compare the Efficacy and Safety ofPreservative-Free MK-2452 (0.0015%) and Preservative- Free Timolol Maleate (0.5%) in Patients with Open –Angle Glaucoma or Ocular Hypertension in India” (2011).
  • “MOST PROMISING RESEARCH PRESENTATION AWARD” by Glaucoma Society of India- at the XI Annual Meeting of the Glaucoma Society of India, Indore, Madhya Pradesh 2001.
  • Has set up a Effective and functional model for “REDUCTION OF WAITING TIME IN OUTPATIENT CLINIC” in a crowded eye care system. Accepted and studied by University of Michigan, USA and well received in the London Business School as a model.
  • “BEST PATIENT CARE PROJECT IMPROVEMENT AWARD” given in American Academy of Ophthalmology on 11th November 2006 in Las Vegas by American Glaucoma Society.
  • Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) Healthcare Excellence Awards 2010 for “EXCELLENCE IN PATIENT EXPERIENCE”.
  • “WAGH MEMORIAL AWARD” by Pune Ophthalmic Association for outstanding contribution to the field of ophthalmology and community ophthalmology.
  • Published in peer reviewed journals like Ophthalmology, JCRS, EYE, BJO, AJO, IJO, Acta ophthalmoligica Scandinavia, Archives, IJMM, TNOA, Journal of Genetics etc
  • Is a reviewer of many peer reviewed journals – Eye, Indian Journal of Ophthalmology, Tamil Nadu Ophthalmic Association, Acta ophthalmoligica Scandinavia, Indian Medical Biology etc
  • Editor for Video Journal of Glaucoma, Journal of current Glaucoma practice.
  • Member TNOA, AIOS