Dr. Chitra Ramamurthy is medical director of six eye hospitals and performs phaco in large numbers with premium IOL implantation. She is a pioneer in laser vision correction in India, having performed more than 50,000 procedures running the entire gamut from LVC to ReLEx SMILE. She also heads the glaucoma department. She has been a guest speaker and invited faculty at state, national, and international meetings related to cataract and refractive surgery. She has been chairman of the scientific committee of the state ophthalmological society multiple times and has contributed to different textbooks in refractive surgery. She has been awarded best paper for refractive surgery at both state and national levels and has received the guest lecture oration award.

Summary of Presentations

Thursday, 19 July 2018
15:30 – 17:00hrs
Lanna Ballroom 3
Symposium (S8): Karma – Managing Complications
Managing Toric IOL Complications
(8 minutes presentation with 2 minutes discussion)
Friday, 20 July 2018
14:00 – 14:35hrs
Phayao Room 3
Free Paper (FP3): Refractive Surgery
• ReLEx SMILE vs. Photo Refractive Keratectomy – Our Experience
• Outcomes of Simultaneous Topo Guided Photo Refractive Keratectomy and Corneal Collagen Crosslinking in Keratoconus – an Indian Perspective
(5 minutes presentation each)