Dr. Subramanian is a medical and surgical Vitreoretinal Specialist. She is an Associate Professor in Ophthalmology at Boston University School of Medicine.
Her primary areas of clinical interest include medical and surgical diagnosis and management of diabetic retinopathy, age-related macular degeneration, retinal detachments, hereditary retinal diseases, intra-ocular inflammation, and ocular trauma. She sees patients at Boston Medical Center and at the Dedham Ophthalmic Consultants.
Dr. Subramanian has research interests in the aforementioned areas. Her most significant research contribution include serving as Principal Investigator for a prospective comparative effectiveness clinical trial at the VA Boston Healthcare System looking at anti-VEGF agents, Bevacizumab (Avastin) versus Ranibizumab (Lucentis) in the treatment of age-related macular degeneration (AMD). Publication of the results of this clinical trial (in 2009 and 2010) gave her national and international recognition in her field.
Dr. Subramanian serves as Vice-Chairman of Clinical Services for Boston University Eye Associates, where her responsibilities include overseeing the clinical operations of 6 clinical and surgical sites at Boston Medical Center, Taunton, Brockton, Middleboro, and Rayhnam.
Dr. Subramanian completed medical school at the University of Missouri in Kansas City in 1997, completed her residency in Ophthalmology in 2002 at the University of Kansas Medical Center, and received her Vitreoretinal Fellowship Training at Tufts University/New England Eye Center and Ophthalmic Consultants of Boston from 2002-2004.
Dr. Subramanian spends much of her time delivering and teaching high-quality medical and surgical care of the Retina and Vitreous at Boston Medical Center. She works closely with Vitreoretinal Fellows and Ophthalmology Residents in the clinical and research setting. She also serves on the Boston University School of Medicine Admissions Committee, where she participates in the selection and recruitment of future physicians.