Completed MS ophthalmology from the prestigious Armed Forces Medical College (AFMC) followed by RGUHS fellowship in Vitreo Retinal Surgery from Narayana Nethralaya and went on to join as Vitreo Retina consultant in the same institute. Presented several papers, posters, videos at various conferences and also part of instruction courses. Has won award for paper presentation on ‘Importance Of Periodic Examination And Timely Intervention In Preventing Visual Morbidity Among Patients Of Lasered Diabetic Macular Edema’ at Third annual conference of ACOIN & International Assembly of Community Ophthalmologists Nov 2012. Multiple publications to the credit. Actively involved in teaching undergraduates, post graduates and fellows. Worked as Internal Co coordinator for DNB and MS practical examinations. Very passionate for the field of Retina. Believe in compassion and holistic approach to patient. Areas of interest include diabetic retinopathy, Retinal dystrophies, retinal genetics and surgical retina.
Reviews of Dr. Poornachandra B
|Tom Uzhunnalil |
I was very happy the way at the reception found someone to reclever and we had quick service at fronto end and came to retina department, their wasn’t much delay to see the doctor ,the consultation was excellent , may God bless this institution and their trinity and may God bless , all the staffs and also God bless who had an idea of creating such a good hospital , and thankyou Dr. Poornachandra and all supportive staffs and technicians thankyou all I am great to all of them and very happy grateful to the institution, entering the service I wish people come to Narayana nethralaya and receive themail best treatment with smile and care, and departmental service staffs etc are happy utmost , no words more than this.
|Ramesh Srinivasan (Google Review)|
Awesome experience everytime I visit the centre. Special thanks to Dr.Purnachandra and support staff consisting of Mrs. Shruthi Mohan
|MRD No. 1151621|
The prompt attentiveness of the hospital staff & good counselling by the physicians and the surgeons. we need not have to run from pillar to post with the files and reports unlike other hospitals. here every thing is well connected and networked. we are very happy with the services. on the whole the complete team is well trained & very good especially Dr. Poorna Chandra.D go with the latest innovation and technology.
excellent coordination from the staff and very good place for any eye relateted checups and also really appreciate Dr.Poornachandra for his guidance on every problem of eye that i had shared