She completed her basic medical education and post-graduation in Ophthalmology (DOMS) from M.R Medical College, Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Gulbarga and subsequently DNB in Ophthalmology from Father Muller Medical College, Mangalore. She further received fellowship training in Glaucoma from Sankara Nethralaya, Chennai and had continued working there as a consultant in Glaucoma Services. She has worked as a Clinical Research Fellow in the department of Glaucoma at Singapore Eye Research Institute and Singapore National Eye Centre prior to joining Narayana Nethralaya as a Glaucoma Consultant.
In addition to the clinician role, she has a keen interest for clinical research. She has been a part of several glaucoma clinical trials and studies conducted at Singapore Eye Research Institute and published papers in peer-reviewed journals. Her key areas of interest are glaucoma diagnostics and therapeutics with special emphasis on angle closure glaucoma.
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