About Us | Ramkumar Ramamirtham

Doctor Ramkumar Ramamirtham

Offices

  • Newburyport
  • Amesbury
  • South Hamilton

Experience

  • Research Fellow and Instructors of Ophthalmology at Boston Children’s Hospital of Harvard Medical School

Education

  • University of Houston College of Optometry (1999-2007)
    Doctoral Degree in Vision Science (PhD)

  • New England College of Optometry (2015-2017)
    Doctorate in Optometry

Background

Dr. Ramkumar Ramamirtham (Dr. Ram) has worked in the industry as a research scientist and was engaged in intra ocular lenses and myopia prevention. He interned at Community Health Center in Dorchester MA, Lahey Ophthalmology, the Lowell VA in MA, and in Merrimack, NH. He has concentrations in post-cataract surgery care of patients, pediatrics and other ocular diseases.

He has over 15 peer reviewed scientific publications and has served as reviewer for eye care journals including Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Vision Research, Optometry and Vision Science. In addition, he is engaged in vision research at NECO and Boston Children’s Hospital. He was also a student member of American Optometric Association and Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology.

Dr. Ramamirtham enjoys traveling, biking, hiking and spending time with family.