WHY UNIVERSAL HOSPITAL

We have a team of highly talented and experienced multinational medical professionals who speak our patient’s local language thus not making language as a barrier. Universal Hospital believes in paperless culture and has integrated all the departments through a hi-tech IT system that reduces the patient waiting time and allows them to get smooth and quick service experience through out the hospital.

REACH YOUR WELLNESS

Dr. Sathiyan Karunanithi

SPECIALIST OHTHALMOLOGIST & VITREO RETINAL SURGEON
1994 - 1999 MBBS from premier institute Jawaharlal Nehru institute of post graduate medical education and research (JIPMER), India.

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION

- 1994-1999: MBBS from premier institute Jawaharlal Nehru institute of post graduate medical education and research (JIPMER), India.
- 2001-2003: MD Ophthalmology from worlds most prestigious institute ,All India Institute of Medical Sceinces (AIIMS), New Delhi,India.
- 2003-04: Vitreoretinal training by the eminent VR surgeon Prof Yog Raj Sharma (AIIMS).
- 2004-05: Vitreo retinal training from Agarwal eye institute,Chennai.
- 2012-13: Basic ophthalmic science From Royal college of surgeons, Glasgow (UK).
- 2012-13: McH certificate course in ophthalmology, American institute of medicine, Seycheles.
- 2015-16 : Advanced surgical & Medical retina modules ,ESASO,Switzerland.

EXPERIENCE

- 2004-2005: Ophthalmologist & Retinal surgeon in various hospitals in Chennai.
- 2006-2012: worked as chief medical officer & consultant Vitreoretinal and cataract surgeon, Vasan eye care Hospital in Kerala&Chennai,India.
- 20013-2016: HOD& Specialist Ophthalmologist, retina & cataract surgeon in center for excellence ophthalmology, NMC specialty hospital, Abudhabi,UAE.

MEMBERSHIP

- European school for advanced ophthalmological studies (ESASO).
- European retinal society (EURETINA).
- American academy of ophthalmology (AAO).
- All india ophthalmological society (AIOS).
- Vitreoretinal society of india (VRSI).
- International council of ophthalmology (ICO)

Dr. Sathiyan Karunanithi

SPECIALIST OHTHALMOLOGIST & VITREO RETINAL SURGEON