Dr. Anand Parthasarathy graduated with an MBBS degree from the Armed Forces Medical College in India and completed his residency in ophthalmology at Aravind Eye Hospital at Post Graduate Institute of Ophthalmology in Madurai. He is a Member of the Royal College of Surgeon (Edinburgh) and a Diplomate of the National Board (Ophthalmology) India, 2003. He is also a Fellow of the Cataract, Cornea, and Refractive Surgery, the Singapore National Eye Centre, and the University of Erlangen (Germany). He boasts advanced surgical skills and over 15 years of experience. He is highly experienced in performing various ophthalmic procedures and has conducted trials on allergic conjunctivitis and dry eye.
Dr. Parthasarathy is an award-winning ophthalmologist. His awards and grants include the following:
- Winner, ET Selvam Tamil Nadu Ophthalmic Association- Post Graduate Quiz 2001
- Winner, “Best Poster Award” at the American Academy of Ophthalmology (2007)
- Recipient, CP Gupta Award from the Tamil Nadu Ophthalmological Association (2008)
Dr. Parthasarathy is an Opinion Leader at various US-based companies including Allergan Inc., Advanced Medical Optics, and Staar Surgical Company.
Driven to make a change, he developed the primary and tertiary eye care cross VECH for complicated cornea and anterior segment diseases. He also developed the eye bank network across the VECH hospital group to optimize the utilization of donor corneas. In addition, he designed custom made instruments for DSEK in developing countries that are performing clinical trials on Avastin in high-risk keratoplasty.
Considered an authority in his field, he has published and co-authored 15 peer-reviewed research papers. He is also often asked to present his findings in symposia and subspecialty meetings.
The Centre for Vision and Eye Surgery in India is a one-stop eye care centre that specializes in comprehensive eye care treatment and eye surgeries. It is accredited by the National Board for Accreditations of Hospitals, American Academy of Ophthalmology, American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons and All India Ophthalmology Society. It is fully equipped and licensed to serve both local and international patients. In fact, it has served dozens of patients from Southeast Asia and the Middle East who were looking for high quality but affordable eye care. CFVES is staffed by eye surgeons and doctors who have more than 15 years of clinical experience. They are supported by skilled optometrist and optician and use state-of-the-art diagnostic equipment and modern technologies to ensure better patient outcome. Meanwhile, all products including eye drops, gels, vitamins, as well as IOLs that are used for surgery, are industry-approved and manufactured by trusted multinational companies such as Alcon, Allergan, and Sun Pharmaceuticals. The clinic was founded by Dr. Anand Parthasarathy and Dr. Lipika Roy who received intensive training in the latest techniques in eye surgeries at some of the best hospitals in Singapore, Germany, and the USA. Dr. Anand Parthasarathy is a board-certified Ophthalmologist and Eye Surgeon with over 15 years of experience. He is a Member of the Royal College of Surgeons, and a Fellow of the Cataract, Cornea, and Refractive Surgery, the Singapore National Eye Centre, and the University of Erlangen, Germany. Dr. Lipika Roy, on the other hand, has extensive international experience in Ophthalmology and trained under Professor Kenneth Wright at Mount Sinai Medical Centre, Los Angeles, USA, Professor Boergen at the University of Munich, Germany, and Dr. Yvonne Ling at the Singapore National Eye centre. To date, she has over 13 years of experience.