Dr Manoharan Shunmugam

Consultant Ophthalmologist and Adult & Paediatric Vitreoretinal Surgeon, Kuala Lumpur

Dr Manoharan Shunmugam, Director of Clinical Services and a Consultant Ophthalmologist. Sub-specialty in Adult and Paediatric retinal diseases. Dr Mano graduated from the University of Dundee and did his initial training in Ophthalmology at the Aberdeen Royal Infirmary in Scotland. He completed his training in London, followed by vitreoretinal surgery fellowships at St Thomas’ Hospital, London and LV Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad. He is currently recognised as the only fully trained Paediatric vitreoretinal surgeon in Malaysia and treats complex retinal cases from around the region, especially in premature babies. He is the current President of the Malaysian Society of Ophthalmology.

Dr Manoharan Shunmugam


MBChB (UK), MRCS (Ed), CCST (UK), FRCOphth (London), AM (Mal)

Sub-specialty Fellowship Training

Vitreoretinal Surgery and Medical Retina: St Thomas’ Hospital, London, UK

Paediatric Vitreoretinal Surgery: LV Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad, India

Languages Spoken

English, Bahasa Melayu and Tamil

Disease & Procedure Focus

  • Cataract surgery
  • Adult and Paediatric Retinal Diseases
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Inherited Retinal Dystrophies

Educational Videos

Dr Manoharan:
Age Related Macular Degeneration (ARMD)

Dr Manoharan:
Preparing for your eye surgery at OasisEye Specialists

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Dr Manoharan:
Macular Hole