Prof Parthasarathi Saythan

Director
Sathyan Eye Care Hospital...

Title and Affiliation:
Director, Sathyan Eye Care Hospital and Coimbatore Glaucoma Foundation, Hon. General Secretary – Glaucoma Society of India (2016 – 2018), Visiting Consultant & Professor for IBN Rushid Hospitals – Bharain, Online consultation for Nigeria, Sankara Eye Hospital & PSG Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, Former Chief – Glaucoma Services – Aravind Eye Hospital – Coimbatore – TamilNadu , Professor of Ophthalmology, Life member of All India Ophthalmic Society, Life Member of Tamil Nadu Ophthalmic Society, Life member of Glaucoma Society of India, Member – American Society for Cataract and Refractive Surgery

Areas of Interest:
Developing new device for Medication application and improving the Utilization of services of our patients with GPS monitoring. Basic research and awareness creation.

Leadership Positions:
Ex-Secretary – PSG Institute of Medical Sciences Alumni Association, Chairman – Research Committee (1997-2000), Ex-Chairman – Ethics Committee PSG Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, Treasurer – Glaucoma Society of India (2003-2004), Board of trustees – PVKRN Higher sec. school Pongalur which was started in 1890, Ex-Secretary – Coimbatore Ophthalmic Association (From 2010 onwards), Ex-Chairperson – Coimbatore Glaucoma Forum, Chairman – Organising Committee – Glaucoma society of India – 2012, New product innovator for various equipment and Drug manufacturers.

Training:
Glaucoma Training at Aravind Eye Hospital, Madurai from 1995 to 1996

  • Bascom Palmer Eye Institute – Miami – Florida
  • John Hopkins – Wilmer Eye Institute – Baltimore Washington
  • New York Eye & Ear Infirmary – New York

Experience:
Worked as Medical Consultant from 1993 and worked as Chief- Glaucoma Services for 15 years from 1997 to 2012 at Aravind Eye Hospital, Coimbatore. Has performed more than 63 thousand cataract , glaucoma and other eye surgeries and laser procedures. Has been a teacher and trainer for national and international students and teaching faculty. Has been an adviser for various national and international ophthalmic hospitals through the LAICO programme.