Dr. Elankumaran.P started his career as an ophthalmic surgeon after completing his MD from the premier All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS, New Delhi) in 2001. He specialized in Cornea transplant & Refractive surgery (LASIK) from the same institute.
He started working at various eye hospitals & Columbia Asia Hospital in Bangalore as a consultant ophthalmologist specializing in MICS, Refractive surgeries and corneal transplants. Within a short span, he has earned a reputation of one of the best phaco, refractive surgeons in the country. A prolific surgeon, teacher and a researcher, he is regularly invited at national & international level as a guest speaker. He has pioneered his work in different techniques of phacoemulsification and corneal transplantation publications to his credit.
Harbouring entrepreneurial ambitions, he decided to start an eye hospital where comprehensive and quality eye care of global standards is being disseminated to the Society under one roof.
He started Navashakthi Nethralaya as a Single room Clinic in 2004. Within a few years of its inception, Navashakthi Nethralaya has become an icon of dynamic progress in the field of Ophthalmology. The hospital has the most sophisticated equipment and facilities offering state-of-the-art technology provided by renowned doctors with great technical expertise to treat various eye disorders.
After moving to the new facility in 2016, Navashakthi Nethralaya is a state of art, high tech Eye Hospital offering comprehensive Eye Care facilities under one roof in Bangalore, India