Dr.Lily Daniel

Dr.Lily Daniel


Senior Consultant Ophthalmologist with 25 years of experience (General Ophthalmology, Oculoplastics, Medical Orbit and Medical Retina), currently, Professor of Ophthalmology in SRM Medical College and Hospital, Kattankalathur and Senior Consultant Ophthalmologist, SRM Global Hospital

Special Interest – cataract surgeries with premium foldable intra ocular lenses, small incision cataract surgery, medical retina and Ophthalmic plastic Surgery

Professional Credentials

  • FRCS - The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons, Glasgow. 2005
  • DNB - The Eye Research Foundation, Chennai. 1998
  • DO - Regional Institute of Ophthalmology, Government Ophthalmic Hospital, Chennai. 1993
  • MBBS - Madras Medical College, Chennai. 1989

Subspecialty Training

  • Short- term Fellowship in Orbit and Oculoplastics – L V Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad. april – june 2010 under Dr. Santhosh Honaver and Dr. Milind Naik
  • Clinical Training in Orbit and Oculoplastics - Regional Institute of Ophthalmology, Chennai. may – july 2007 under Prof.Dr.Radhakrishan
  • Clinical Observership in Orbit and Oculoplastics - Leicester Royal University Hospital, UK. august 2005 under Dr.Sampath Raghavan and Dr. Joyce Burns
  • Fellowship in Diseases of the Vitreous & Retina and  Microsurgery of the Anterior Segment of the Eye - The Eye Research Foundation, Chennai. 1995 under Dr. Babu Rajendran and Dr. P.Janakiraman
  • Clinical Training in Orbit and Oculoplastics - Regional Institute of Ophthalmology, Chennai. May – July 2007 under Prof.Dr.Radhakrishnan .M


1.Covid warrior award by EC Group International in march 2020

2.Received an award for public service by the Lions International Region 12, District 324 A6 , Zone 2  - 2018

3.Best paper Award 2013 Clinical Profile of LMN Facial Palsy in a University Teaching Hospital - A case series. Dr. Lily Daniel, Dr. Siva Prasanna, Dr. Prashanth Sukumar. The Grand Quest , conference of Tamil Nadu ophthalmic Association 2013. Scientific paper

Dr.Lily Daniel has presented a no of scientific papers and in national and international conferences. She has a number of publications in peer reviewed journals. She is also a peer reviewer in Internationa Journal of  Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery