MBBS, DNB, FICO, FMRF (Sankara Nethralaya)

Ocular Prosthesis | Cataract

Professional Summary

Dr. Moupia heads the department of Orbit and Oculoplasty (Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery ) at Prabha Eye Clinic and Research Centre. Her interests include Orbit, Eyelid and Ocular surface disorders, Dacryology, Trauma and Aesthetic Surgery. She is also a proficient Cataract ( Phacoemulsification ) Surgeon.


  • Primary medical education: MBBS (1996 - 2001): Govt Medical College, Raipur, India
  • Post graduate education : DNB (2003 - 2006): Sankara Nethralaya, Chennai, India
  • Fellow of International Council of ophthalmology 2006 - 2007
  • Fellowship in Orbit and Oculoplasty : Oct 2007 - Sept 2009: Medical Research Foundation, Sankara Nethralaya, Chennai.
  • Phacoemulsification Cataract Surgery Fellowship: Dec 2010: Alcon Training Centre, Bangalore.

Paper and Posters Presented

  • Complications of lamellar keratoplasty , presented at Lamellar Keratoplasty – Meet at Sankara Nethralaya, Chennai, Sept 2004.
  • UBM – A boon in ocular trauma, presented at Trauma session in AIOS 2005.
  • Clinical presentation of pars planitis in children, presented at AIOS 2005.
  • Evaluation and management of strabismus after scleral buckling surgery, presented at I 2 I conference at Sankara Nethralaya,Chennai, Nov 2005.
  • Clinical profile of Hypopyon uveitis ,presented at AIOS 2006.
  • Vascular tumors of the lid , presented at OPAI 2008.
  • Restrictive strabismus after scleral buckle surgery , poster presented at ASIA ARVO Hyderabad, Nov 2008.
  • Orbital Xanthogranuloma- a rare and challenging orbital disease , free paper presented at orbit session – AIOS 2009, Jaipur.
  • Clinical features and management of microphthalmos with and without orbital cyst – poster presented at AIOS 2009, Jaipur.
  • Fungal orbital cellulitis in an immunocompetent patient – a case report , poster presented at TNOA , August 2009, Coimbatore.
  • Corneal trephine assisted fascia lata stripper , our innovation – paper selected as best paper in orbit and oculoplasty session at AIOS 2011, Ahmedabad.
  • Tubercular osteomyelitis - an unusual case of lytic lesion in lateral wall of orbit in a teenager – poster presented at AIOS 2012, Cochin.
  • Recurrent non granulomatous anterior uveitis in a patient with hypothyroidism and ocular myasthenia – poster presented at AIOS 2012, Cochin.

Instruction Courses Conducted

Socket Reconstruction, at Karanataka State Ophthalmic Society Conference 2011, Bangalore.


Co-Author of chapter 8 titled Orbital Inflammation, in text book "Atlas of Orbital surgery" by Dr.M.Subramanyam.Jaypee publications 2009.


  • National scholarship by Govt of India in the year 1993.
  • Winner of Oculoplasty Quiz at Fusion 2012 at LV Prasad Eye Institute , Hyderabad.