Dr. Thiripurasundari Pugazhendhi, MD

Dr. Thiripurasundari Pugazhendhi, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 49
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Dr. Thiripurasundari Pugazhendhi, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Monroe, MI. She graduated from University Of Madras and specializes in ophthalmology and anterior segment ophthalmology.

1180 N Monroe St

Monroe, MI 48162

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • MultiPlan
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Pugazhendhi performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Stye
normal
more than 80% of peers
Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
normal
more than 72% of peers
Glaucoma
normal
more than 72% of peers

Dr. Pugazhendhi's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Pugazhendhi "To improve your health and well-being through high-quality, compassionate care in ophthalmology."

2  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Anterior Segment Ophthalmology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Pugazhendhi does not have any board certifications listed.

61  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Color Blindness
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Hazy Vision
  • Headache
  • Hyphema
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Visual Field Defects
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10  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Iridectomy
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University Of Madras
    Medical School | Graduated
  • University Of Arizona
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Arizona Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Nebraska Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Pugazhendhi has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Pugazhendhi has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pugazhendhi's Reviews

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Dr. Pugazhendhi's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
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