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At Aster, we believe a child is life’s greatest gift and this gift has to be nurtured & cared for. As the name suggests, Aster Nurture is a program that aims at nurturing, caring and protecting the mother and the new born baby from the time when the mother conceives till when your child is 5 years old.

"Our brand promise ‘We’ll Treat You Well’ is about our commitment to bring the finest healthcare services within the reach of everyone. But it is not just affordability that makes us a class apart in the realm of healthcare. We believe quality is the heartbeat of modern medical sciences, and we go to great lengths to deliver services that have already been recognized with some of the most sought-after awards and certifications. Accessibility is another important focus area for us. We have an ever growing network of hospitals, clinics and pharmacies that are well-equipped to cater to the changing needs of millions around the world."

DR. BOOPATHY MURUGAVEL

Ophthalmology

Languages Spoken English, Tamil, Malayalam
Education M.S (Ophthalmology), M.B.B.S
Specialization Ophthalmology
Nationality Indian
DOH License Grade Specialist
Types of Physician Full Time

Credentials

M.S Ophthalmology from Vinayaka Missions Kirubananda Variyar Medical College, Salem
M.B.B.S from Raja Muthiah Medical College, Chidambaram
Fellowship in Vitreous and Retina surgery from Ahalia Foundation Eye Hospital, Palakkad

Professional Associations

Member of Tamil Nadu Ophthalmic Association
Member of Palakkad Society of Ophthalmic Surgeons

Professional Experience

Feb 2017 - Feb 2019: Consultant Vitreo-Retinal surgeon, Trinity Eye Hospital
June 2015 - Jan 2017: Chief & Head of Retina and vitreous services, Vasan Eye Care
May 2013 - May 2015: Post-PG fellowship in Vitreo-Retinal Surgery at Ahalia foundation Eye Hospital

Clinical Expertise & Services Offered

Vitrectomy
Cataract surgery
Retinal Detachment
Macular Hole
Secondary IOL
Nucleus drop & IOL drop Management
Intravitreal Injection
Diabetic Retinopathy
Vitreous Haemorrhage of Any Etiology
ARMD (Age Related Macular Degeneration)
Venous Occlusions
Retinopathy of Prematurity
Laser Photocoagulation
Glaucoma (Medical)