Dr. P Balamurugan
Sr. Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon
Dr. Balamurugan.PR completed his basic medical training in 1994 and post graduation in ophthalmol-ogy from Manipal Academy of Higher education. He won the Gold Medal for the best outgoing stu-dent in MS ophthalmology from Kasturba Medical college, Manipal Academy of Higher Education in the year 1998
He did fellowship in Cataract and IOL microsurgery from K.G.hospital and Post Graduate Medical Institute, Coimbatore in 1999. He has passed the basic and clinical exam conducted by International Council of Ophthalmology(ICO) and completed the Fellowship in Ophthalmology from the Royal Col-lege of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow (FRCS)in 2003. He was trained in cornea and external diseases by Dr.Srinivas K.Rao at Sankara eye Hospital, Pammal from 2010 and continued working there as a senior consultant.
He further did observership program at Moorfields Eye Hospital, London in 2013. He has published in international journals and presented papers in many conferences.
He has vast experience in cataract and his training and years of experience has helped him in the pre-cise diagnosis and treatment of various corneal and external eye diseases.