Dr. Nirupama Kasturi
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Associate Professor
Academic Qualifications: 
  • Under graduate medical course (MBBS) -JIPMER, Pondicherry (2005)
  • Residency in Ophthalmology (MS) - JIPMER, Pondicherry (2009)
  • Diplomate in National Board (DNB-Ophthalmology) (2010)
  • Fellow in Paediatric Ophthalmology and strabismus- Narayana Nethralaya,
    Bangalore (2012)
Special Area of Interest: 
Paediatric Ophthalmology, Strabismus, Orbit and oculoplasty, Neuro-Ophthalmology Advanced Phacoemulsification
  •  A Novel Co-occurrence of Jaw-Winking Ptosis and Duane-Like Synkinesis in
    Möbius Sequence.Indian J Pediatr. 2015
  •  Praveen Kumar KV, Praveen Kumar S, Kasturi N, Ahuja S.Ocular
    Manifestations of Venomous Snake Bite over a One-year Period in a Tertiary
    Care Hospital. Korean J Ophthalmol.2015;29:256-62
  •  Long-term continuation of chloroquine-induced retinal toxicity in rheumatoid
    arthritis despite drug cessation. Kasturi N. Rheumatology (Oxford). 2015 Dec
  •  Isolated posterior capsular split limited by Weiger's ligament after blunt ocular
    trauma in a child mimicking posterior lenticonus.Matalia J, Kasturi N,
    Anaspure H, Shetty BK, Matalia H. J AAPOS. 2015 Dec;19(6):557-8
  •  Clofazime induced pre-maculopathy in a vitiliginous patient. J
    PharmacolPharmacother. 2016 Jul-Sep;7(3):149-51
  • Hypertropic and exotropicstrabismicfixus following neurotoxic snake bite.
    Neurology India. 2016;64(6):1309-10
  •  Book Chapter(Springer Publications) –Anatomy of Lens in Posterior capsular
    rupture edited by Dr.Arup Chakravarty, released in Feb 2017
  •  Kasturi N. Congenital sixth nerve palsy with associated anomalies. Indian J
    Ophthalmol 2017;65:1056-57.
  •  SavyaSoman, Kasturi N, Srinivasan R. Ocular manifestations in Leukemia
    and its correlation with hematologic parameters at a tertiary care setting in
    South India. Ophthalmology Retina. Jan 2018;2:17-23.
  •  Jain M, Kasturi N, Srinivasan R. Isolated superior divisional oculomotor nerve
    palsy and nystagmus following mild trauma. J PaediatrNeurosci. 2017;12:291-
  •  Kasturi N. Double limbal dermoid with tessier’s cleft. J AAPOS.2018
  •  Kasturi N. Ciliary body tumor as the presenting manifestation of metastatic
    non-small cell adenocarcinoma of lung. BMJ Case Rep.2018
  •  Kasturi N. Unilateral cataract associated with eyelid ash-leaf macule in
    tuberous sclerosis complex.BMJ Case Rep.2018