Dr. Annapurna Kumar's Profile

MBBS, MS

Dr. Annapurna Kumar

Dr. Annapurna has 24 years of experience in Ophthalmology, a solid background in research methodology and medical education and 14 publications under her belt, of which 2 are in international journals. She is a member of the All India Ophthalmological Society and Glaucoma Society of India. Dr. view more..

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Aniridia

Aniridia

Aniridia is a genetic eye disorder in which the iris is partially or entirely absent. It is associated with glaucoma, cataract, keratopathy and other eye problems.

Disease & Condition
Age Related Macular Degeneration

Age Related Macular Degeneration

Age related macular degeneration is a disease of the elderly, wherein the macula or the central part of the retina gets affected, leading to loss of vision.

Disease & Condition
Glaucoma

Glaucoma

Glaucoma is a group of disorders involving the optic nerve, often associated with a rise in intraocular pressure. Uncontrolled glaucoma can lead to blindness.

Disease & Condition
Strabismus

Strabismus

Strabismus or squint is a failure of the two eyes to maintain proper alignment when looking at an object. It is also called crossed eyes.

Disease & Condition
Presbyopia

Presbyopia

Presbyopia is a physiological visual condition occurring in middle-aged individuals wherein there is an inability to focus on near objects.

Disease & Condition