Dr. V. Narendran

Chief Medical Officer
Active Reg.No
Aravind Eye Hospital, Coimbatore

Dr. Narendran is the Chief Medical Officer of Aravind Eye Hospital & Postgraduate Institute of Ophthalmology, Coimbatore.  He graduated in medicine from Madras Medical College, DO and DNB from Aravind Eye Hospital, Madurai.  He has done observership in India and abroad like Cornell University, New York, Johns Hopkins – Wilmer, Wills Eye Hospital, Philadelphia and Julies Stein Eye Institute, LA. He has numerous contributions at state level, national level and international level conferences. He has successfully organized national & state conferences including AIOC, TNOA, VRSI

He is Member of Task Force of ROP (Govt. of India) & Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Trust, UK. He has appointed as the Local appraiser for several institutions / Hospitals for DNB Programmes.

Dr. Narendran has over 60 publications in national and international, Collaborative research projects and various training programs for postgraduates and medical officers.

  1. Mayur Rokdey, Anant Bhosale, Rodney J Morris, Narendran V. Diabetic Retinopathy: Challenges in the Current Scenario. EC Ophthalmology 2019;10:1-4.
  2. Anita R, Shaffie B, Narendran V, Rammohan R. The Acanthamoeba – Fungal keratitis study. Am J Ophthalmol. 2019 May;201:31-36.
  3. Ranjan R, Parag, K Shah, Narendran V. Curious case of retrolental mass: An unusual tele-screening artifact. Indian J Ophthalmol. 2019;67:415-6.
  4. Palanisamy M, Abdel-hadi A, Singh YRB, Revathi R, Anita R, Banawas S, Dukhyil AAB, Alshehri B, Shobana CS, Selvam KP, Narendran V. Fungal Keratitis: Epidemiology, Rapid Detection, and Antifungal Susceptibilities of Fusarium and Aspergillus Isolates from Corneal Scrapings. BioMed Research International. 2019;2019:6395840.
  5. Sasikala AE, Anandi V, Parag K Shah, Sandra C, Narendran K. Refractive, sensory, and biometric outcome among retinopathy of prematurity children with a history of laser therapy: A retrospective review from a tertiary care center in South India. Indian J Ophthalmol. 2019;67:871-6.
  6. Mayur Rokdey, Anant Bhosale, Virna Shah, Narendran V. A case of shape shifting scotoma. EC Ophthalmol. 2019;10:281-283.
  7. Shah PK, Prema S, Narendran V, Chan RVP, Chiang MF, Campbell JP. Aggressive posterior retinopathy of prematurity in two cohorts of patients in South India: implications for primary, secondary, and tertiary prevention. J AAPOS. 2019 Sep 12. [Epub]
  8. Sandra CG, Rao SG, Kalpana Narendran, Dhage AR. Adherence syndrome following inferior oblique anteropositioning – a case report. Strabismus. 2019;27:11-15.
  9. Homa M, Manikandan, P, Saravanan, R, Revathy, R, Anita Raghavan, Narendran V, Panneerselvam, K, Shobana, C S, Aidarous, M A, Galgoczy, L, Vagvolgyi, C, Papp, T, Kredics, L. Exophiala Dermatitidis Endophthalmitis: case report and literature review. Mycopathologia. 2018;183:603-609.
  10. Parag K Shah, Ramya A, Narendran V. Telemedicine for ROP. Asia Pac J Ophthalmol. 2018;7:52-55.
  11. Parag K Shah, Prabhu, V, Narendran V. Outcomes of Transconjunctival Sutureless 27-Gauge Vitrectomy for Stage 4 Retinopathy of Prematurity. World J Clin Pediatr. 2018;6:62-66.
  12. Ranjan R, George, J Manayath, Avadhani, U, Narendran V. Rapid Macular Hole Formation and Closure in a Vitrectomized Eye following Rhegmatogenous Retinal Detachment Repair. Oman J Ophthalmol. 2018;11:71-74.
  13. Siddharth N, George, J Manayath, Narendran V. Comparison of Choroidal Thickness using Swept-Source and Spectral-Domain Optical Coherence Tomography in Normal Indian Eyes. Oman J Ophthalmol. 2018;11:38-41.
  14. Anita R, Baidwal, S, Prabhu, V, Sakthi, R, Revathy, R, Narendran V, Sunitha, M, Rammohan R. Diagnostic Evaluation of Co-Occurrence Acanthamoeba and Fungi in Keratitis: a preliminary report. Cornea. 2018;37:227-234.
  15. Krishnan Nair, Geetha D, Rajagopalaboopathi J, Nair GR, Manikandan P, Rammohan R, Narendran V, Ramatchandirane PS. Polybacterial community analysis in human conjunctiva through 16S rRNA gene libraries. Exp Eye Res. 2018;174:1-12.
  16. Homa M, Galgóczy L, Manikandan P, Narendran V, Sinka R, Csernetics Á, Vágvölgyi C, Kredics L, Papp T. South Indian Isolates of the Fusarium solani Species Complex From Clinical and Environmental Samples: Identification, Antifungal Susceptibilities, and Virulence. Front Microbiol. 2018;9:1052.
  17. George J Manayath, Ratnesh R, Vanee Sheth Shah, Smita SK, Saravanan VR, Narendran V. Central serous chorioretinopathy: Current update on pathophysiology and multimodal imaging. Oman J Ophthalmol. 2018;11:103-112.
  18. Parag K Shah, Narendran V, Kalpana N. Evolution of ROP screening at Aravind Eye Hospital, Coimbatore – Lessons learnt and the way ahead. Community Eye Health. 2018;31:S23-S24.
  19. George J ManayathJain ARanjan RNaik ASNarendran V. Idiopathic full-thickness macular hole in an 8-year-old boy. Retin Cases Brief Rep.2018 Oct 9. [Epub]
  20. George J ManayathRanjan RVidhate SNarendran V. Photodynamic Therapy-Induced Acute Exudative Maculopathy: Incidence, Clinical Features, and Long-Term Outcomes. 2018 Oct 3. [Epub]
  21. Manayath GJRanjan R, Smitha SK, Vanee Sheth Shah, Saravanan VR, Narendran V. Central serous chorioretinopathy: Current update on management. Oman J Ophthalmol.2018;11:200-206.
  22. Anant Bhosale, Sudeep Pujari, Rodney J Morris, Saravanan VR, Narendran V. A rare presentation of vitreous cyst in an adult male. EC Ophthalmol. 2018:9:693-695.
  23. Anant Bhosale, Rodney Morris, VR Saravanan and Narendran V. 27 Gauge Vitrectomy-Past, Present and Upcoming. EC Ophthalmol. 2018:9:685-686.
  24. Anant Bhosale, Rodney Morris, Narendran V. Optical Coherence Tomography Angiography- A Way to Future..! EC Ophthalmol. 2018:9:246-247.
  25. George J Manayath, Shah, Vanee Sheth, Saravanan, V R, Narendran V. Polypoidal Choroidal Vasculopathy Associated with Central Serous Chorioretinopathy: pachychoroid spectrum of diseases. Retina. 2018;38:1195-1204.
  26. Ranjan R, George J Manayath, D’Souza, P, Narendran V. Spontaneous Anatomical and Functional Recovery of Bilateral Electric Shock Maculopathy. Indian J Ophthalmol. 2017;65:1256-1261.
  27. D’Souza P, Upendra Babu, Narendran V. Autologous Free Internal Limiting Membrane Flap for Optic Nerve Head Pit with Maculopathy. Ophthalmic Lasers Imaging Retina. 2017;48:350-353.
  28. Meeralakshmi P, Parag K Shah,Narendran V. Experiences of Two Different Modalites in the Management of Choroidal Melanoma in the Asian Indian Population. South Asian J Cancer. 2017;6:134-136.
  29. Smita SK, George, J Manayath, Saravanan, V R, Siddharth, N, Narendran V. Iatrogenic Subretinal Injection of Ozurdex Implant and its Effect on Macular Edema. Oman J Ophthalmol. 2017;10:100-102.
  30. George J Manayath, Smita, S K, Siddharth, N, Karan, A K, Saravanan, V R, Rodney, J Morris, Narendran V. Low Fluence Photodynamic Therapy versus Graded Subthreshold Transpupillary Thermotherapy for Chronic Central Serous Chorioretinopathy: results from a prospective study. Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging Retina. 2017;48:334-338.
  31. Jain NC, Vanteri J, Parag K Shah, Narendran V. Lipemia Retinalis in 1-month-old Infant. Oman J Ophthalmol. 2017;10:50-51.
  32. Parag K Shah, Vishma P, Ranjan, R, Narendran V, Kalpana, Narendran. Retinopathy of Prematurity: clinical features, classification, natural history, management and outcome. Indian Pediatr. 2016;53:S117-S122.
  33. Gayatri M, Parag K Shah,Narendran V. Clinical Profile and Outcomes of Pediatric Endogenous Endophthalmitis. World J Clin Pediatr. 2016;5:370-373.
  34. Parag K Shah, Sripriya, S, Narendran V, Pandian, A J. Prenatal Genetic Diagnosis of Retinoblastoma and Report of RB1 Gene Mutation from India. Ophthalmic Genet. 2016;37:170-173.
  35. Bhat V, D’Souza, P, Parag K Shah, Narendran V. Risk of Tractional Retinal Detachment following Intravitreal Bevacizumab along with Subretinal Fluid Drainage and Cryotherapy for Stage 3B Coats Disease. Middle East Afr J Ophthalmol. 2016;23:208-211.
  36. George, J Manayath Saurabh Arora, Parikh, Hardik, Parag K Shah, Tiwari, Sarvesh, Narendran V. Is Myopia Protective Factor against Central Serous Chorioretinopathy. Int J Ophthalmol. 2016;9:266-270.
  37. Parag K Shah, Vishma, P, Karandikar, S S, Ranjan, R, Narendran V, Kalpana, Narendran. Retinopathy of Prematurity: past, present and future. World J Clin Pediatr. 2016;5:35-46.
  38. Sharma RS, Parag K Shah and Narendran V. Poor Uptake of Fluorodeoxyglucose in Positron Emission Tomography-Computed Tomography Scan for Intraocular Choroidal Melanoma in Asian Indian Eyes. World J Nucl Med. 2016;15:53-55.
  39. Vagvolgyi C, Homa, M, Meis, J F, De Hoog, GS, Narendran V, Manikandan, P, IHFK Working Group. Antifungal Susceptibility and Phylogeny of Opportunistic Members of the Genus Fusarium causing Human Keratomycosis in South India. Med Mycol. 2016;54:287-94.
  40. Parag K Shah, Narendran V, Kalpana Narendran. Safety and Efficacy of Simultaneous Bilateral 25-Gauge Lens-Sparing Vitrectomy for Vascularly Active Stage 4 Retinopathy of Prematurity. Eye. 2015;29:1046-1050.
  41. Manikandan P, Narendran V, Rajendran, V, Shobana, C S. Keratomycosis caused by Graphium Eumorphum (Graphium State of Scedosporium Apiospermum). J Clin Diagn Res. 2015;9:DD03-DD04.
  42. Kredics L, Narendran V, Shobana, C S, Vagvolgyi, C, Manikandan, P, Indo-Hungarian Fungal Keratitis Working Group. Filamentous Fungal Infections of the Cornea: a global overview of epidemiology and drug sensitivity. Mycoses. 2015;58:243-260.
  43. Shobana CS, Mythili, A, Homa, M, Galgoczy, L, Priya, R, Babu Singh, Y R, Panneerselvam, K, Vagvolgyi, C, Kredics, L, Narendran V, Manikandan, P. In Vitro Susceptibility of Filamentous Fungi from Mycotic Keratitis to Azole Drugs. J Mycol Med. 2015;25:44-9.
  44. Parag K Shah, Narendran V and Kalpana, Narendran. Outcomes of Intra- and Extraocular Retinoblastomas from a Single Institute in South India. Ophthalmic Genet. 2015;36:248-50.
  45. Mythili A, Babu Singh, Y R, Priya, R, Shafeeq Hassan, A, Manikandan, P, Panneerselvam, K, Narendran V, Shobana, C S. In Vitro and Comparative Study on the Extracellular Enzyme Activity of Molds Isolated from Keratomycosis and Soil. Int J Ophthalmol. 2014;7:778-784.
  46. Parag K Shah Minu, R, Bani Sadat, Sandeep Bachu, Narendran V, Kalpana, Narendran. Long Term Refractive and Structural Outcome following Laser Treatment for Zone 1 Aggressive Posterior Retinopathy of Prematurity. Oman J Ophthalmol. 2014;7:116-119.
  47. Prabakar, S Porkumaran, Parag K Shah, Narendran V. Retinopathy of Prematurity Vessel and Ridge Parameters Measurement by Unsupervised Algorithm. Res J Appl Sci Eng Tech. 2014;7:3499-3513.
  48. George J Manayath, Prasanthi, N, Sundaresan, P, Jeevan, A Kale, Narendran V.A Novel Mutation in the NR2E3 Gene Associated with Goldmann-Favre Syndrome and Vasoproliferative Tumor of the Retina. Mol Vis. 2014;20:724-731.
  49. Jayasudha, R Narendran V, Manikandan, P, Prabagaran, S R. Identification of Polybacterial Community from Patients with Post-Operative, Post-Traumatic, and Endogenous Endophthalmitis through 16S rRNA Gene Libraries. J Clin Microbiol. 2014;52:1459-1466.
  50. Naresh, Kannan B Parag K Shah, Narendran V, Kalpana, Narendran, Kim, R. An Easy Method to Raise the 25-Gauge Trocar and Cannula System for Retinopathy of Prematurity-Related Lens-Sparing Vitrectomy. Retina. 2014;34:1014-1015.
  51. Baranyi, N Kocsube, S, Szekeres, A, Anita Raghavan, Narendran V, Vagvolgyi, C, Panneerselvam, K, Singh, Y R, Kredics, L, Varga, L, Manikandan, P.Keratitis caused by Aspergilluspseudotamarii. Med Mycol Case Rep. 2013;2:91-94.
  52. Parag K Shah, Sandeep Bachu, Narendran V, Kalpana, Narendran, Jeevamala David, Chakravarthi, R Srinivas.Intravitreal Bevacizumab for Incontinentia Pigmenti. J Pediatr Ophthalmol Strabismus. 2013;50:e52-e54.
  53. Parag K Shah Selvaraj, U, Narendran V, Guhan, P, Saxena, S K, Dash, A. Indigenous (125) I Brachytherapy Source for the Management of Intraocular Melanomas in India. Cancer Biother Radiopharm. 2013;28:21-28.
  54. George, J Manayath Narendran V, Anuradha Ganesh, Saurabh Arora. Low-Fluence Photodynamic Therapy for Early Onset Choroidal Neovascular Membrane following Laser In Situ Keratomileusis. Indian J Ophthalmol. 2012;60:584-585.
  55. George, J Manayath Narendran V, Sandeep Arora, Rodney, J Morris, Saravanan, V R, Parag K Shah.Graded Subthreshold Transpupillary Thermotherapy for Chronic Central Serous Chorioretinopathy. Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging.2012;43:284-290.
  56. Parag K Shah, Narendran V and Kalpana, Narendran. Aggressive Posterior Retinopathy of Prematurity in Large Preterm Babies in South India. Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed. 2012;97:F371-375.
  57. Parag K Shah Narendran V, Selvaraj, U, Guhan, P, Saxena, Sanjay K, Dash, Ashutosh, Astrahan, Melvin.Episcleral Plaque Brachytherapy using BARC I-125 Ocu-Prosta Seeds in the Treatment of Intraocular Tumors: a single-institution experience in India. Indian J Ophthalmol. 2012;60:289-296.
  58. Abhishek Kothari, Narendran V and Saravanan, V R. In Vivo Imaging of the Retinal Periphery using Conventional Optical Coherence Tomography Systems. Indian J Ophthalmol. 2012;60:235-239.
  59. Manikandan PVarga, J, Kocsube, S, Anita Raghavan, Revathy, R, Nemeth, T M, Narendran V, Vagvolgyi, C, Panneer Selvam, K, Shobana, C S, Babu Singh, Y R, Kredics, L.Epidemiology of Aspergillus Keratitis at a Tertiary Care Eye Hospital in South India and Antifungal Susceptibilities of the causative Agents. Mycoses.2012;
  60. Rodney J Morris, Varsha, V Prabhu, Parag K Shah, Narendran V. Combination Therapy of Low-Fluence Photodynamic Therapy and Intravitreal Ranibizumab for Choroidal Neovascular Membrane in Choroidal Osteoma. Indian J Ophthalmol. 2011;59:394-396.
  61. Varsha VP, Rodney, J Morris, Parag K Shah, Narendran V. Combination Treatment of Low Fluence Photodynamic Therapy and Intravitreal Ranibizumab for Choroidal Neovascular Membrane Secondary to Angioid Streaks in Paget’s Disease – 12 month results. Indian J Ophthalmol. 2011;59:306-308.
  62. Parag K Shah, Narendran V, George, J Manayath, Sowmya Chowdhary. Atypical Retinocytoma with Diffuse Vitreious Seeds: an insight. Oman J Ophthalmol. 2011;4:81-83.
  63. Parag K Shah, Narendran V, Kalpana, Narendran. Triamcinolone Acetonide-Assisted Vitrectomy for Stage 4 Retinopathy of Prematurity. Int Ophthalmol. 2011;31:237-8.
  64. Sathiamohanraj SR, Parag K Shah, Senthilkumar, D, Narendran V, Kalpana, Narendran. Awareness of Retinopathy of Prematurity among Pediatricians in a Tier Two City of South India. Oman J Ophthalmol. 2011;4:40-41.
  65. Parag K Shah, Narendran V, Kalpana, Narendran. Large Spot Transpupillary Thermotherapy: a quicker laser for treatment of high risk prethreshold retinopathy of prematurity – a randomized study. Indian J Ophthalmol. 2011;59:155-158.
  66. Parag K Shah, Kalpana, Narendran, Narendran V, Minu Ramakrishnan. Severe Aseptic Orbital Cellulitis with Subtenon Carboplatin for Intraocular Retinoblastoma. Indian J Ophthalmol. 2011;59:49-51.
  67. Manikandan P, Varga, Janos, Kocsube, Sandor, Revathy, R, Anita Raghavan, Doczi, Ilona, Nemeth, Tibor M, Narendran V, Vagvolgyi, Csaba, Bhaskar, Madhavan, Manoharan, Chockaiya, Samson, Robert A, Kredics, Laszlo.Keratitis caused by the Recently Described New Species Aspergillus Brasiliensis: two case reports. J Med Case Reports. 2010;4:68.
  68. Parag K Shah, Narendran V, Kalpana, Narendran. In Vivo Growth of Retinoblastoma in a Newborn Infant. Indian J Ophthalmol. 2010;58:421-423.
  69. Parag K Shah, Narendran V, Kalpana, Narendran. Lens-Sparing Pars Plicata Vitrectomy for Stage 4 Retinopathy of Prematurity. Indian J Ophthalmol. 2010;58:255-256.
  70. George J Manayath, Narendran V, Parag K Shah, Rodney, J Morris. Idiopathic Pediatric Retinal Artery Occlusion. Indian J Ophthalmol. 2010;58:151-152.
  71. Manohar Babu B. Outbreak of Acquired Ocular Toxoplasmosis Involving 248 Patients. Arch Ophthal. 2010;128:28-32.
  72. Parag K Shah, Narendran V, Kalpana N. Aicardi Syndrome: the importance of an ophthalmologist in its diagnosis. Indian J Ophthalmol. 2009;57:234-236.
  73. Parag K Shah, Narendran V, Kalpana N. Appearance and Spontaneous Resolution of Macular Pucker after Triple Freeze-Thaw Cryotherapy for Retinoblastoma. J Pediatr Ophthalmol Strabismus. 2009:1-2. [Epub]
  74. Parag K Shah, Narendran V, Kalpana, Narendran, Gilbert, Clare. Severe Retinopathy of Prematurity in Big Babies in India: history repeating itself. Indian Journal of Pediatrics. 2009;76:801-804.
  75. Kredics, L, Varga, Janos, Kocsube, Sandor, Revathy, R, Anita Raghavan, Doczi, Ilona, Bhaskar, Madhavan, Nemeth, Tibor Mihaly, Antal, Zsuzsanna, Narendran V, Vagvolgyi, Csaba, Samson, Robert A, Chockaiya, Manoharan, Manikandan, P.

Infectious Keratitis caused by Aspergillus Tubingensis. Cornea. 2009;28:951-4 .

  1. Manikandan P, Varga, Janos, Kocsube, Sandor, Samson, Robert A, Anita Raghavan, Revathy, R. Doczi, Ilona, Nemeth, Tibor Mihaly, Narendran, V, Vagvolgyi, Csaba, Manoharan, Chockaiya, Kredics, Laszlo.Mycotic Keratitis Due to Aspergillus Nomius. J Clin Microbiol. 2009;47:3382-3385.
  2. Gurdeep Singh, Saravanan, V R, Narendran V, Kalpana, Narendran. Optical Coherence Tomography Findings in Delayed Subretinal Fluid Absorption after Scleral Buckling Surgery. J Pediatr Ophthalmol Strabismus. 2009;46:54-55.
  3. Azar M, Gene, Josepa, Cano, Josep, Manikandan, P, Narendran V, Guarro, Josep.Less Frequent Species of Fusarium of Clinical Interest: correlation between morphological and molecular identification and antifungal susceptibility. J Clin Microbiol. 2009;47: 1463-1468.
  4. Parag K Shah, Narendran V, Kalpana, Narendran, Tawansy, K A. Anatomical and Visual Outcome of Stages 4 and 5 Retinopathy of Prematurity. Eye. 2009;23:176-180.
  5. Parag K Shah, Narendran V, Kalpana, Narendran. Retinopathy of Prematurity. Pediatric Clin India. 2008;43:151-164.
  6. Kredics L, Varga, Janos, Antal, Zsuzsanna, Samson, Robert A, Kocsube, Sandor, Narendran V, Bhaskar, Madhavan, Manoharan, Chockaiya, Vagvolgyi, Csaba, Manikandan, P. Black Aspergilli in Tropical Infections. Reviews Med Microbiol. 2008;19:65-78.
  7. Manikandan P, Vismer, H F, Kredics, L, Doczi, I, Marasas, W F, Bhaskar, M, Anita Raghavan, Revathy, R, Narendran V. Corneal Ulcer Due to Neocosmospora Vasinfecta in an Immunocompetent Patient. Med Mycol. 2008;46:279-284.
  8. Manikandan P, Bhaskar, M, Revathy, R, Anita Raghavan, Abarna Lakshmi, L R, Narendran V.Isolation and Antimicrobial Susceptibility Pattern of Nocardia among People with Culture-Proven Ocular Infections Attending a Tertiary Care Eye Hospital in Tamilnadu, South India. Eye. 2007;21:1102-1108.
  9. Gurdeep Singh, Kalpana, Narendran, Saravanan, V R, Narendran V. Pigmented free-Floating Iris Cysts. Br J Ophthalmol. 2007;91:1037.
  10. Kredics L, Varga, J, Kocsube, S, Doczi, I, Samson, R A, Revathy, R, Narendran V, Bhaskar, M, Vagvolgyi, C, Manikandan, P. Case of Keratitis caused by Apergillus tamarii. J. Clin. Microbiol. 2007;45:3464-3467.
  11. Parag K Shah. Intravitreal Bevacizumab in Aggressive Posterior Retinopathy of Prematurity. Indian J Ophthalmol. 2007;55:319-320.
  12. Saravanan VR, Gurdeep Singh, Ashwin Bafna, Narendran V. Locating the Nucleus after Posterior Capsule Rupture. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2007;33:5.
  13. Parag K Shah, Narendran V, Raghuram, A, Kalpana, Narendran. Intravitreal Bevacizumab (Avastin) for Post Laser Anterior Segment Ischemia in Aggressive Posterior Retinopathy of Prematurity. Indian J Ophthalmol. 2007;55:75-76.
  14. Saravanan VR, Gurdeep Singh, Sathyan, P, Narendran V. Management of Posterior Dislocation IOL-CTR-CB Complex. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2006;32:1985-1986.
  15. Saravanan VR, Gurdeep Singh, Narendran V, Sathyan, P. Managing the IOL-CTR-CB Complex. J Cataract Refract Surg.2006;32:1898-1899.
  16. Myint K, Sahay, R, Mon, S, Saravanan, V R, Narendran V, Dhillon, B. Worm in the Eye: the rationale for treatment of DUSN in South India. Br J Ophthalmol. 2006;90:1125-1127.
  17. Manikandan P, Madhavan, Bhaskar, Manohar Babu, B, Raghuram, A, Narendran V.Outbreak of Ocular Toxoplasmosis in Coimbatore, India. Indian J Ophthalmol. 2006;54:129-131.
  18. Parag K Shah, Narendran V, Saravanan, V R, Raghuram, A, Abhijit Chattopadhyay, Maithreyi Kashyap. Screening for Retinopathy of Prematurity – A Comparison between Binocular Indirect Ophthalmoscopy and RetCam 120. Indian J Ophthalmol. 2006;54:35-38.
  19. Parag K Shah, Narendran V, Saravanan, V R, Raghuram, A, Abhijit Chattopadhyay, Maithreyi Kashyap, Rodney, J Morris, Raghuraman, V, Virna Shah. Fulminate Retinopathy of Prematuriy – Clinical Characteristics and Laser Outcome. Indian J Ophthalmol. 2005;53:261-265.
  20. Manikandan P, Bhaskar, M, Revathy, R, John, Rajesh K, Kalpana, Narendran, Narendran V.Speciation of Coagulase Negative Staphylococcus causing Bacterial Keratitis. Indian J Ophthalmol. 2005;53:59-60.
  21. Parag K Shah, Narendran V, Saravanan, V R, Raghuram, A, Abhijit Chattopadhyay, Maithreyi Kashyap, Sasikumar Devraj. Fulminate Type of Retinopathy of Prematurity. Indian J Ophthalmol. 2004;52:319-320.
  22. Manikandan P, Bhaskar, M, Revathy, R, Rajesh Kumr John, Narendran V, Panneerselvam, K. Acanthamoeba Keratitis – A Six Year Epidemiological Review from a Tertiary Care Eye Hospital in South India. Indian J Med Microbiol. 2004;22:226-230.
  23. Praveen K Nirmalan, Katz, Joanne, Robin, Alan L, Tielsch, James M, Namperumalsamy, P, Kim, R, Narendran V, Ramakrishnan, R, Krishnadas, R, Thulasiraj, R D, Suan, Eric.Prevalence of Vitreoretinal Disorders in a Rural Population of Southern India: the Aravind comprehensive eye study. Arch Ophthal. 2004;122:581-586.
  24. Narendran V, Rajesh Kumar John, Raghuram, A, Ravindran, R D, Praveen, K Nirmalan, Thulasiraj, R D. Diabetic Retinopathy among Self Reported Diabetics in Southern India: a population based assessment. Br J Ophthalmol. 2002;86:1014-1018.
  25. Prajna NV, Chandrakanth, K S, Kim, R, Narendran V, Selvakumar, Selvi, Rohini, G, Manoharan, N, Bangdiwala, Shrikant I, Ellwein, Leon B, Kupfer, Carl. The Madurai Intraocular Lens Study II: clinical outcomes. Am. J. Ophthalmol. 1998;125:14-25.

Dr. Narendran has Multi personality skills in the Hospital Administration, and Hospital Consultancy activities. He is the member of various Medical Associations in India.

  • “Sake of Honour” award from Rotary Club of Udumalpet in 2012 ;
  • “Pride of Service” by the Lion Clubs International – Coimbatore in 2013 ;
  •  “ICON of Coimbatore” by Ratinam College in 2015
  • He is Member of Task Force of ROP (Govt. of India) & Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Trust, UK
  • He has been appointed as the Local appraiser for several institutions / Hospitals for DNB Programmes. 
  • Adjunct Prof of Ophthalmology , University of Illinois , Chicago in 2019
  • Regional representative for India for the American Academy of Ophthalmology in 2019
  • Dr.D.Sundareswaran Endowment oration award in 30th June 2019 by Indian medical association – Coimbatore
  • Prof.Michael Trese Oration award by Indian Retinopathy of Prematurity Society in 2019 for Retinopathy of Prematurity journey at Aravind Eye Hospital,Coimbatore