Dr Smitha Krishnamurthy

Cornea & Anterior Segment Specialist

MBBS: MIMER Medical College, Pune
DNB Ophthalmology: Aravind Eye Hospitals, Pondicherry
Fellowship in Cornea and Microsurgery: Aravind Eye Hospitals, Pondicherry

10+ years of experience

Diseases of the Cornea and Anterior Segment


Dr. Smitha Krishnamurthy is a Cornea Refractive & Anterior Segment Specialist at Arohi Eye Hospital. She pursued her MBBS from MIMER Medical College and DNB in Ophthalmology from Aravind Eye Hospital, Pondicherry. She also undertook a Fellowship in Cornea and Microsurgery from Aravind Eye Hospital, Pondicherry.


She has actively participated in community services, and has evaluated patients in over 150 ophthalmic camps, and participated in training teachers by bringing awareness about common eye diseases and helping to screen school children.


She has performed over 7,000 cataract surgeries ECCE, SICS, Phacoemulsification with sound experience in managing complicated cataract surgeries. She has also performed over 150 keratoplasties- Full-thickness and lamellar surgeries. She has sound experience and interest in the diagnosis and management of corneal infective disorders, ecstatic disorders, and ocular surface disorders.


She can speak Hindi, English, Tamil and Marathi.

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