Dr.V.C. Parthasarathy Ophthalmologist in Chennai

Dr.V.C. Parthasarathy
Ophthalmologist, Chennai

FRCOphth(London), DO(Madras)

Dr. V.C. Parthasarathy is one of the familiar consultants in Ophthalmology, affiliated with multiple hospitals of Apollo and Leela eye Clinic, Chennai. He has taken medical degrees MBBS and DO from Madras Medical College. Later Dr. Parthasarathy went to UK for further advanced training on Cataract Surgeries by Phaco emulsification under topical anesthesia and mastered as high volume cataract surgeon, performing around 10,000 cataract operations in UK.

Dr. V.C. Parthasarathy is an expert in performing Squint Surgeries, Cataract Surgeries in Children & Adults, Screening Neonates for Retinopathy of Prematurity and Treatments. He has done Audits on Cataract, Retinopathy and Temporary Artery Biopsy. He also gave a number of presentations in National and International health meetings.


  • Ophthalmology

  • Pediatric Ophthalmology


  • Routine Screening for refractive errors and amblyopia
  • Examination under anaesthesia (EUA)
  • Oculoplastic procedures of lids
  • Squint assessment and surgery
  • Neonatal screening for inherited eye disorders and congenital defects.
  • Screening for Retinopathy of Prematurity and treatment with LASER and Anti VEGF drugs
  • Probing and syringing for lacrimal duct obstruction
  • Dacrocystorhinostomy (DCR) including Endoscopic DCR
  • Biometric evaluation of the eye with IOL master and or Ascan
  • Cataract surgery with intraocular lens implantation
  • Screening for congenital and developmental Glaucoma
  • Orbital tumours with multi disciplinary approach involving interventional radiologist, Maxillo-facial surgeon and Cyber knife surgeon


  • MBBS course from the Madras Medical College in Chennai in 1983
  • Complete the 2 year diploma course in Ophthalmology conducted by the same institution at the Government Ophthalmic Hospital, Egmore ,Chennai

Practice Information

Leela Eye Clinic, Thiruvanmiyur

Leela Eye Clinic, Thiruvanmiyur

No.2, 25th East Street Kamaraj nagar, Thiruvanmiyur, Chennai, Tamil Nadu - 600041

Patient Experience

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Achievements & Contributions

  • Awarded Certificate in Neuro linguistic Programming , Birmingham, September 2010
  • Comparision of Mydriasert - a novel device to dilate pupils with conventional pupil dilating eye drops -paper presented at the American Cataract and Refractive Society meeting in San Francisco,USA.
  • Comparison of pain scores following application of viscoelastic on the cornea after uncomplicated Cataract surgery with no viscoelastic use - Paper presented at the European association for Vision and Eye Research meeting in Alicante , Spain