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Dr. Sheena Balakrishnan

Specialist - Ophthalmology

Member of All India Ophthalmological Society (AIOS)

Dr.Sheena Balakrishnan completed her Diploma in Ophthalmology from Madras Medical College and Diplomate of National Board from The Eye Research Foundation, Chennai. She then completed her Fellowship from the International Council of Ophthalmology. She has undergone Medical retina training and training in Anterior Segment Surgeries mainly focusing cataract surgeries and refractive surgeries.
Dr. Sheena has worked with The World Diabetic Foundation in screening and managing Diabetic Retinopathy patients over 2 years. She has performed retinal laser photocoagulation, intravitreal injections, photodynamic therapy and managed retinal diseases. She is vastly experienced in performing cataract surgeries including small incision cataract surgeries and phacoemulsification surgeries. She has performed more than 3500 LASIK, LASEK, PRK, Wave front guided treatment. She has treated more than 300 cases of Keratoconus with special contact lens, corneal collagen cross linking including the accelerated C3R.
Dr. Sheena has published and presented various papers in National and International conferences. She was invited faculty for medical management of Age Related Macular Degeneration in APAO Conference in Bali in 2009 and is regularly invited as a guest faculty in various National and State level conferences in India. She is one of the few surgeons in India who is experienced in large volumes Implantable Collamer Lens (ICL) technique. She has also been a trainer for ICL and corneal refractive surgeries.
  • Refractive Errors
  • Dry Eye Syndrome
  • Management of Glaucoma
  • Diagnosis & management of Retinal Diseases (Hypertensive/Central Serous/Diabetic Retinopathy)
  • Pediatric Ophthalmology Evaluation
  • Ophthalmic headaches
  • Implantable Collamer Lens (ICL) Surgery
  • Bladeless LASIK & Laser Refractive Surgeries
  • Complex & Laser Cataract Surgery
  • Corneal diseases & Keratoconus management