Dr.V.K. Srinivas Rao Ophthalmologist in Coimbatore

Dr.V.K. Srinivas Rao

Ophthalmologist, Coimbatore


  • 1 Hospital


  • As consultant at Lions Eye Hospital, Chinthamani,Karnataka, India for 5 years
  • As Consultant G. M Eye Hospital Mettupalayam, Tamil Nadu, India for 18 months
  • As Consultant The Eye Foundation, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India for 3 years
  • As Senior Consultant The Eye Foundation, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India for 3 years
  • Teaching DNB students for  5years


  • Ophthalmology


  • External DCR
  • Ptosis correction
  • Surgical management in facial palsy
  • Orbital floor repair with  implant
  • Orbitotomy
  • Evisceration with hydroxyappatite  implant
  • Entropion & Ectropion correction Common surgeries being done by me
  • Trabeculectomy
  • Phacoemulsification with Trabeculectomy


  • MBBS from Karnatak University, Dharward, Karnataka, India
  • DOMS from Karnatak University, Dharward, Karnataka, India
  • Fellowship in General Ophthalmology (1 year) Aravind Eye Hospital and post graduate institute of Ophthalmology Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India
  • Trained in orbit and Oculoplasty under Dr. Ashok .K. Grover Gangaram Hospital, New Delhi

Practice Information

The Eye Foundation, Coimbatore

The Eye Foundation, Coimbatore

DB Road, RS Puram, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu - 641002

Achievements & Contributions

  • All India Ophthalmic Society conference annually
  • Tamil Nadu Ophthalmic Society annual conference
  • Oculoplastic Association of India conference
  • Annual Glaucoma society of India conference
  • Posterior Capsular Opacity topic in TNOA journal
  • External DCR with suturing of only anterior flaps of sac and nasal mucosa TNOA 2007
  • Trans canalicular laser DCR our experience TNOA 2007
  • Ptosis correction with silicon rod  in congenital ptosis TNOA 2008
  • Comparison  with external DCR and Trans canalicular Laser DCR TNOA 2009
  • Long term results of transcanalicular nasal endoscope assisted laser DCR AIOC 2010
  • Poster on squamous cell carcinoma of the eye in the young TNOA 2009
  • Poster on neuroblastoma of the orbit as a primary site TNOA 2009
  • Scleral  fixated posterior chamber  IOL as secondary procedure in aphakia
  • Instruction course on (a)Theatre Sterilisation TNOA 2011
  • Instruction course on Scleral Fixated Iol in AIOC 2012
  • Instruction course on Automated Perimetry AIOC 2012
  • Instruction course on case Presentation orbit case AIOC 2012
  • Pearls in laser DCR AIOC 2012
  • Scleral fixation of PC IOL as secondary procedure
  • Tamil Nadu Ophthalmic Association
  • All India Ophthalmological Society
  • Karnataka Ophthalmic Society
  • Oculoplastic Association of India
  • Glaucoma Society of India
  • Coimbatore Ophthalmic Association

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