Dr. Shivkumar Chandrashekharan

Chief, Intraocular Lens & Cataract Services
Active Reg.No
Aravind Eye Hospital, Tirunelveli

Dr. Shivkumar Chandrashekharan graduated in medicine and MS from Medical College, Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda.

  1. Haripriya A, Ramulu PY, Shivkumar C, Venkatesh R, Kalpana N, Madhu Shekhar, Ramakrishnan R, Ravindran RD, Robin AL. Aravind Pseudoexfoliation Study (APEX) – Surgical and First Year Postoperative Results in Eyes without Phacodonesis and Non-Miotic Pupils. Ophthalmology. 2019;126:362-371.
  2. Aung T, Ozaki, M, Lee, M C, Scholtzer-Schrehardt, U, Thorleifsson, G, Mizoguchi, T, Igo Jr., R P, Haripriya, Aravind. Genetic Association Study of Exfoliation Syndrome Identifies a Protective Rare Variatn at LOXL1 and Five New Susceptibility Loci. Nat Genet. 2017;49:993-1004.
  3. Ashok Vardhan S, Haripriya, Aravind, Banushree, R, Ramulu, P, Shivkumar, C, Manas Nath, Prabhu, V, Robin, A L.Association of Pseudoexfoliation with Systemic Vascular Diseases in South Indian Population. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017;135:348-354.
  4. Rameshkumar G, Ramakrishnan, R, Shivkumar, C, Meenakshi, R, Anitha, V, Venugopal Reddy, Y C, Maneksha, V.Prevalence and Antibacterial Resistance Patterns of Extended-Spectrum Beta-Lactamase Producing Gram-Negative Bateria Isolated from Ocular Infections. Indian J Ophthalmol. 2016;64:303-311.
  5. Jayahar MB, Rameshkumar, G, Ramakrishnan, R, Venugopal Reddy, Y C, Shivkumar, C, Ramesh, Srinivasan. Comparative Evaluation of Uniplex, Nested, Semi-Nested, Multiplex and Nested Multiplex PCR Methods in the Identification of Microbial Etiology of Clinically Suspected Infectious Endophthalmitis. Curr Eye Res. 2013;38:550-562.
  6. Ramakrishnan R, Jayahar MB, Devendra Maheshwari, Mohideen Abdul Kader, Mona Khurana, Shivkumar, C.Etiology and Epidemiological Analysis of Glaucoma-Filtering Bleb Infections in a Tertiary Eye Care Hospital in South India. Indian J Ophthalmol. 2011;59:445-454.
  7. Jayahar MB, Ramakrishnan, R, Shivkumar, C, Meenakshi, R, Lional Raj, D. Etiology and Antibacterial Susceptibility Pattern of Community-Acquired Bacterial Ocular Infections in a Tertiary Eye Care Hospital in South India. Indian J Ophthalmol. 2010;58:497-507.
  8. Jayahar MB, Ramakrishnan, R, Meenakshi, R, Shivkumar, C, Lional Raj, D. Analysis of the Risk Factors Predisposing to Fungal, Bacterial and Acanthamoeba Keratitis in South India. Indian J Med Res. 2009;130:749-757.
  9. Ramakrishan R, Jayahar MB, Shivkumar, C, Saurabh Mittal, Meenakshi, R, Mohideen Abdul Kader, Ankit Avasthi. Microbiological Profile of Culture-Proven cases of Exogenous and Endogenous Endophthalmitis: a 10-year retrospective study. Eye. 2009;23:945-956.
  10. Jayahar MB, Ramakrishnan R, Maneksha, V, Shivkumar, C, Nithya, V, Saurabh Mittal.Comparative Bacteriology of Acute and Chronic Dacryocystitis. Eye. 2008;22:953-960.
  11. Jayahar MB, Ramakrishnan R, Meenakshi, R, Padmavathy, S, Shivkumar, C, Srinivasan, M. Microbial Keratitis in South India: influence of Risk Factors, Climate, and Geographial Variation. Ophthalmic epidemiol.2007;14:61-69.
  12. Jayahar MB, Ramakrishnan R, Meenakshi, R, Shivkumar, C, Padmavathy, S, Saurabh Mittal. Ulcerative Keratitis Associated with Contact Lens Wear. Indian J Ophthalmol. 2007;55:64-67.
  13. Jayahar MB, Ramakrishnan R, Meenakshi, R, Saurabh Mittal, Shivkumar, C, Srinivasan, M.Microbiological Diagnosis of Infective Keratitis: comparative evaluation of direct microscopy and culture results. Br J Ophthalmol. 2006;90:1271-1276.
  14. Jayahar MB, Ramakrishnan R, Samala Vasu, Meenakshi, R, Shivkumar, C, Palaniappan, R. Epidemiology of Bacterial Keratitis in a Referral Centre in South India. Indian J Med Microbiol. 2003;21:239-245.