An Optometry Educational Institute 



Our Academic Team
In - house Faculty - Opthalmology / Medicine

Visiting Faculty

Education Profile

Our Academic Team

Dr.S .Natarajan , Chairman and Medical Director
M.B.B.S,Madras Medical College(University of Madras),1980.
D.O (University of Madras), 1984, F.R.V.S (Madras), 1985, M.A.B.M.S., 1989, M.O.R.C.E., 1991, F.A.B.M.S.1991.

Dr. N. S. Sundaram , Academic Head
M.B.B.S, Madras Medical College(University of Madras),1955.
D.O (University of Madras), 1957, M.S. (Ophthalmology),1970.


Education Committee Profile

Dr. N. S. Sundaram , Academic Head
M.B.B.S.,Madras Medical College (University of Madras), 1955.
D.O. (University of Madras), 1957.
M.S. (Ophthalmology), 1970

Dr. N. S. Sundaram Ophthalmologist did his MBBS from Chennai in 1955, obtained D. O. in 1957 and joined Madras Medical Service, He did his M. S. 1979. In 1984, he became Director, Regional Institute of Ophthalmology and retired in Jan 1987. He taught Bachelor of Optometry at Kanchi medical college for 2 semesters. Taken lecture at Ideal Institute Chennai for 3 years, Diploma in Optometry, BSC Degree in Optometry, Ophthlamic Assistant Course- attached to Agriculture University in Ahemadabad. Ophthalmic Nursing for 1 year at Rajan Eye Care Hospital. He was examiner for M.B.B.S., Diploma and MS in Ophthalmology in various Medical Colleges of Andhra, Karnataka, Kerala, Pondicherry and Tamil Nadu.

  • Lifetime Achievement Award from TNOA.
  • Dr. Venkataswamy Oration Award for Community Ophthalmology.
  • Seva Ratna Award from Centenarian Trust.
  • Vaidya Ratna Award from Kanchi Mutt Swamiji.


In - house Faculty - Opthalmology / Medicine

Dr. Anupam Deshpande
Specialization :
Cataract,Glaucoma & Refractive Surgery.

Dr.Anupam Deshpande has done DNB, Fellowship in General Ophthalmology and Phacomulsification from LIONS NAB Eye Hospital, Miraj.He has also done Fellowship in Glaucoma from Aravind Eye Hospital,Coimbatore.He has done more than 3000 phaco surgeries. He has trained more than 100 ophthalmologists from india and abroad in phacoemulsification and small incission cataract surgeries.

Dr. Mihir Kothari
MS, DNB, FPOS, Diploma in Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, Wilmer Eye Institute, USA.

18 months fellowship in Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus from Aravind Eye Hospital, Madurai followed by Diploma in Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus from world-renowned Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, USA. He specializes in the management of diverse eye diseases in children viz. strabismus, amblyopia, cataract, glaucoma, nasolacrimal duct obstructions, hereditary eye diseases, congenital malformations and child-hood cancers. He has to his credit many research papers published in international and national journals. He is actively involved in clinical research.

Dr. Ruvit Nikam
Specialization :
Phacoemulsification,Microphaco cataract surgery and Multifocal IOL implantation.

Dr. Ruvit Nikam has done his DOMS, FCPS, DNB,MNAMS from Grant Medical College Sir.J.J.Group of Hospital, Mumbai. Specialized in Phacoemulsification, Microphaco cataract surgery and Multifocal IOL implantation. Having special interest in Glaucoma and Refractive Surgery.



Visiting Faculties

Ms. Kunda Ganatra  President - Indian Optometric Association.

Prof . Dhananjay Dange M.Sc ( Solid State Physics).

Prof . Heena Sampat B.COM Graduate , Post Graduates diploma in computer science.

Prof. Kishu Daswani B.Sc., L.L.B., L.L.M.

Prof . Vijay . M . Mayekar M.Sc ( Physics with solid Electronics).

Prof Sameer Ganu  D. Opt., Fellow in Clinical Optometry (L.V.E.P.I.).

Dr. N. J. Palan  M.B.B.S., D.H.A., D.P.H., D.I.M., A.F.I.H.

Ms. Varsha Parulekar



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