Dr. Shreesh Kumar K

Cataract, Cornea, Ophthalmology (Eye), Refractive Surgery / Lasik


Key skills

  • Phaco emulsification
  • Lasik refractive surgery
  • Corneal diseases, corneal transplantation, Lamellar corneal surgeries, and Pterygium surgeries
  • Phakic IOLs, Secondary IOLs

Workshops and Conferences Attended

  • Has over 300Scientific presentations at national and international levels
  • Has 20 publications in peer reviewed Journals and 15 publications in non peer reviewed journals
  • Has 3 text book chapters
  • Has performed live surgeries of Phaco emulsification, Lasik, M SICS, Pterygium surgeries at various clinical meetings

Teaching Experience

  • PG teacher for DNB students, since 2005
  • University examiner for fellowship in cornea/refractive surgery

Paper / Poster published - as chief / co-author

    • Has presented paper and conducted Instruction courses at
    • ASCRS (American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery),
    • APAO (Asia Pacific Association of Ophthalmology)
    • APSCRS(Asia Pacific Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgery
    • EGYPTIAN Ophthalmological Society
    • MEACO (Middle East and African Council of Ophthalmology),
    • SOE (European Society of Ophthalmology),
    • SOA-(Saarc ophthalmic association)
    • AIOS (All India Ophthalmologic Society)
    • Cornea Society
    • IIRSI


  • Has received Dr. C P Gupta best paper award, for the paper titled "Stem cell grafting for Recurrent Pterygium" in the year 2004
  • Received Shiv Prasad Hardia - best paper award in the refractive surgery session at AIOS 2007, Hyderabad.
  • Received AIOC award for the best paper presented in external diseases session at AIOS 2010, Kolkata.
  • Received MN award for best paper in cataract session at TNOA 2019
  • Received many best papers of the session awards at various state level conferences(TNOA 2004 ,2009, 2017, 2019 )
  • Reviewer for the journals IJO/JCOR
  • Principle investigator for several drug trials


  • MBBS at Mysore Medical College, Mysore
  • MS in Ophthalmology at KMC, Hubli
  • Diplomate of National Board (Delhi) in Ophthalmology
  • Fellowship at West Lions Eye Hospital cornea grafting centre, Bangalore

Membership of the academic Societies

  • Tamil Nadu Ophthalmic Association
  • All India Ophthalmological Society
  • Karnataka Ophthalmic Association
  • Coimbatore Ophthalmic Association
  • Indian Medical Association
  • Cornea Society of India
  • American society of cataract and refractive surgery(ASCRS)