NAME: Dr. Srinivas Rao. V. K., MBBS, DOMS.,FGO.,
Senior Consultant – Orbit, Oculoplasty & Glaucoma
The Eye Foundation, Coimbatore.
- M.B.B.S Karnatak University, Dharward, Karnataka, India.
- DOMS 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.
AREAS OF EXPERTISE
- External DCR
- Ptosis correction
- Surgical management in facial palsy
- Orbital floor repair with implant
- Evisceration with hydroxyappatite implant
- Entropion & Ectropion correction Common surgeries being done by me
- Phacoemulsification with Trabeculectomy
- 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.
AWARDS AND ACHIEVEMENTS:
Publication and awards
- Posterior Capsular Opacity topic in TNOA journal
Paper / Poster published – as chief / co-author
- External DCR with suturing of only anterior flaps of sac and nasal mucosa TNOA 2007
- Transcanalicular laser DCR our experience TNOA 2007.
- Ptosis correction with silicon rodin congenital ptosis TNOA 2008.
- Comparisonwith 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.
- Scleralfixated posterior chamber IOL as secondary procedure in aphakia
- Instruction course on (a)TheatreSterilisation 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.
Workshops and conferences attended
- All India Ophthalmic Society conference annually
- Tamil Nadu Ophthalmic Society annual conference
- Oculoplastic Association of India conference
- Annual Glaucoma society of India conference
Membership of the academic Societies
- Tamil Nadu Ophthalmic Association
- All India Ophthalmological Society
- Karnataka Ophthalmic Society
- Oculoplastic Association of India
- Glaucoma Society of India
- Coimbatore Ophthalmic Association
- DNB students for the last 5years