Dr. B. Praveen Kumar

M.B.B.S, Diploma in Ophthalmology (DO), DNB, FICO (UK), FRCS (Glasg).

Dr Praveen Kumar Badri Anil Kumar is a Phaco Refractive surgeon from Sivakasi for the past 15 years since 2006. Dr. Praveen Kumar is currently managing Dr. Anil Kumar’s Eye hospital Sivakasi and Dr Anil Kumar Eye Hospital- Specialty Laser center Sivakasi. Dr. Praveen Kumar has also served as Senior Phaco – Cataract surgeon at Dr Agarwal’s Eye Hospital for 4 years. Dr. Praveen Kumar was the first to be Awarded one of the World’s most prestigious Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons (FRCS) Degree from The Glasgow university -UK in 2007 in Virudhunagar District. Dr. Praveen Kumar was trained in Lasik Laser under Dr. Rupal Shah Mumbai.

Dr. Praveen Kumar has to his credit more than 30000 Phaco- Cataract surgeries. Dr. Praveen Kumar has operated on patients as early as 6 months babies to 94-year-old patients. Dr. Praveen Kumar has operated hundreds of Glaucoma surgeries and has performed more than 2000 Diabetic retinopathy lasers. Dr. Praveen Kumar is trained in Refractive surgeries and has performed Hundreds of Lasik Lasers and also performs Implantable Contact Lenses (ICL) treatments for Patients not eligible for Lasik laser. His Lasik Laser center is Equipped with The Schwind Amaris Laser from Germany which is one of the most Advanced Fastest and Safest Lasik lasers in the world. This Laser has the Advantage of providing treatment for Presbyopic patients above the age of 40 years also.

Dr. Praveen Kumar has taken as his mission to bring in state of the art facilities in treatment and diagnostics in the field of ophthalmology to his home town Sivakasi. With the intention of providing quality and affordable world class eye care to all. True to his vision his center is equipped with all the latest equipment’s and diagnostics.

Anil Eye hospital is equipped with all the latest facilities to provide quality eye care service. The hospital is equipped with State of the Art treatment facilities for day care Cataract surgery procedure: Worlds most Advanced Centurion Cataract System which is available only in a handful of Hospitals in Tamil nadu, Green Lasers and Fundus Angiography and OCT Scans for Eye problems due to Diabetes & Hypertension and Computerized Fields & YAG lasers for Glaucoma, Optical Coherence Tomography, Corneal Topography, Lacrimal Surgery Facilities, Fully Equipped  state of Laminar operation Theaters. Patients need not travel to far away cities for requirement of specialty Eye care Facilities. His is one of the very few Private hospitals who provide the most Advanced Lasik laser and all types of Refractive treatments.

His Center also provides Separate Pediatric Ophthalmic Facilities offering specialty care and treatment to kids. The Pediatric department is headed by Dr. Rasmi Praveen who is a Pediatric Ophthalmologist and Squint specialist. Thus, his center is a one stop solution for total Family eye care serving all age groups with utmost care & compassion meets Technology and affordability.

Educational Qualifications

  • M.B.B.S  :  Dr MGR Medical University SRMC & RI

  • Diploma in Ophthalmology (DO) : Sri Ramachandra Medical College University

  • DNB  :  Diplomate of National Board, Delhi, India

  • FICO (UK)  :  Fellow International Council of Ophthalmology

  • FRCS (Glasg) :  Fellow of Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Glasgow


  • TNOA (CHENN EYE) : Scientific Paper on “Cone Dystrophy”

  • TNOA (BONNE VUE) : Scientific Paper on “Outcomes of Wave front optimized
    Treatment in patients with High Myopia using LASIK and LASEK”

  • TNOA (BONNE VUE) : Scientific Paper on “ Blue Blocker IOL’s – Our Experience”

  • TNOA (BONNE VUE) : Scientific Paper on “ Identification of Risk factors and
    Management of Rejection following Penetrating Keratoplasty /p>