Dr. Balamurugan R

Dr. Balamurugan R

Assistant Professor, OPHTHALMOLOGY

Designation : Assistant Professor

Qualification :

MBBS (2011) from Pondicherry Institute of Medical sciences, Puducherry

MD in Ophthalmology (2017) from PGIMER, Chandigarh

Email :balamurugan.r@aiimsmangalagiri.edu.in

Research Profile

Area of Interest

    • Cornea , Cataract and refractive surgery sepcialities
    • Special interest on paediatric cataract surgeries, Iris related surgeries


1.Balamurugan R, Ram J et al, Behera R. Jagat and Bala intraocular lens supporting system: An artificial platform for intraocular lens implantation in an aphakic patient with inadequate capsular support. Indian J Ophthalmol 2021;69:1618-22.

2. Balamurugan R, Gupta PC, Sharma VK, Khurana S, Ram J. Alternate iris bypass technique of iridodialysis repair. Indian J Ophthalmol. 2020;68(6):1143-1147.

3.Malhotra, Chintan MS; Jain, Arun K. MD; Gupta, Amit MS; Ram, Jagat MS; R, Balamurugan MB BS; Dhingra, Deepika MS; Sachdeva, Kulbhushan MSc Optometry; Kumar, Amit MSc Optometry Demarcation line depth after contact lens–assisted corneal crosslinking for progressive keratoconus: Comparison of dextran-based and hydroxypropyl methylcellulose–based riboflavin solutions, Journal of Cataract & Refractive Surgery: October 2017 – Volume 43 – Issue 10 – p 1263-1270.

4. Malhotra C, Ramatchandirane B, Jain AK, Gupta A, Ram J, Dhingra D. Transepithelial Collagen Cross-linking versus Contact Lens-assisted Collagen Crosslinking for Progressive Keratoconus with Borderline CornealThickness: A Prospective Comparative Study. Int J Kerat Ect Cor Dis 2018;7(2):96-104

5. Gupta PC, Balamurugan R, Ram J. Multimodal imaging of glistening IOL. Saudi J Ophthalmol. 2018;32(4):358-359.

6. Khurana S, Gupta PC, Balamurugan R, Sharma VK, Ram J. Crystalline cataract in diabetes. QJM. 2020;113(1):57.

7. Balamurugan R, Gupta PC, Dhingra D, Ram J. External Ophthalmomyiasis by Oestrus ovis larvae [published online ahead of print, 2020 Jan 14]. QJM. 2020;hcz303.

8. Gupta PC, Balamurugan R, Ram J. Ocular and systemic manifestations of alkaptonuria. QJM. 2019;112(5):369.

9. Balamurugan R, Gupta PC, Kashyap H, Ram J. Risperidone-induced cataract in a young female. Indian J Ophthalmol. 2020;68(1):214.

10. Khurana S, Gupta PC, R B, Sharma VK, Ram J. Epithelial Ingrowth Post Phacoemulsification in a Case of Recurrent Pterygium. Cornea. 2020;39(1):129-131.

11. Parul Chawla Gupta, Bala Murugan, and Jagat Ram. “Ocular Sarcoidosis”. Asian Journal of Ophthalmology 15, no. 4 (December 5, 2017)

12. Gupta G, Gupta PC, Thakur A, Murugan B, Ram J. Isolated microspherophakia with retinitis pigmentosa. Indian J Ophthalmol. 2019;67(7):1160.

13. Balamurugan R, Gupta PC, Sharma SP, Rana N, Ram J. Microsporidial Keratoconjunctivitis. J Ophthalmic Vis Res. 2020;15(2):259-260. Published on  Apr 6  2020.

 14. Balamurugan R, Gupta PC, Sethi S, Kaur S, Ram J. Congenital keratopellis. Indian J Ophthalmol Case Rep 2021;1:7

15. Balamurugan R, Gupta PC, Raghulnadhan R, Angrup A, Yadav B, Ram J. Microbial keratitis due to infection with Citrobacter freundii: A rare entity. Indian J Ophthalmol Case Rep 2021;1:93-4

16. Balamurugan R, Gupta PC, Ramanadhane R, Geethanjali G, Rastogi P, Ram J. Cavernous hemangioma of the conjunctiva and its ultrasound biomicroscopic features. Indian J Ophthalmol Case Rep 2021;1:184-5