Dr M Gurudutt Kamath


Department of Ophthalmology


    Professor & Unit Chief 


Subject Semester / Year
Ophthalmology Sixth and Seventh semesters


Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
MS (Master of Surgery) Ophthalmology Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore 1981
DOMS (Diploma in Ophthalmology) Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore 1980
MBBS (Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery) Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore 1977


Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
KMC Mangalore Professor UG, PG Teacher in Ophthalmology 2005 - till date
KMC Mangalore Professor and Head of the Department UG, PG Teacher in Ophthalmology 2000-2005
KMC Mangalore Professor UG, PG Teacher in Ophthalmology 1991-2000
KMC Manipal Professor UG, PG Teacher in Ophthalmology April 1991 - July 1991
KMC, Manipal Associate Professor UG, PG Teacher in Ophthalmology 1989-1991
KMC, Manipal Reader UG, PG Teacher in Ophthalmology 1987-1989
KMC, Manipal Assistant Professor UG, PG Teacher in Ophthalmology 1984-1987
KMC, Manipal Lecturer UG, PG Teacher in Ophthalmology 1982-1984


Area of Interest

Strabismus, Glaucoma, Phaco Cataract

Area of Expertise

Strabismus, Glaucoma, Neuro-ophthalmology

Area of Research


Professional Affiliations & Contributions

1.     Life Member of S.K.O.C., K.O.S. & A.I.O.S.

2.     Lift Member of Strabismological Society of India

3.     Member of Rotary Club  Central Mangalore

4.     Member of Board of Studies, MAHE, Manipal 

1.     Kamath GM, Nayak MK, Naik R,

Pleomorphic Adenoma of the Eyelid: A case report

Muller Journal of Medical Science and research / Vol 6 / Issue 1 / Jan – June 2015

2.     Kamath GM, Nayak MK, Gupta M, D’Souza S, Kamath MM

Resolution of total ophthalmoplegia following treatment in a case of nasopharyngeal carcinoma: A case report

Journal of Clinical Ophthalmology & Research.  September – December 2015; Volume – 3, Issue – 3, Page No:147- 150

3.     Reshu Malhotra, M. Gurudutt Kamath, M. Manjunath Kamath, Madhurima K Nayak

Surgical Outcome of Intermittent Exotropia

Journal of Evolution of Medical and Dental Sciences 2015: Vol.4, Issue 67, August 20, 2015. Page No: 11724 – 11733, DOI: 10.14260/jemds/2015/1690

4.     Kamath GM, Nayak RR, Nayak MK, Dudeja L

Attempted autoenucleation: Was not a Greek tragedy

Journal of Clinical Ophthalmology and Research Volume 5, Issue 3 – September – December 2017 Page No: 137 – 139

5.     Susan D’Souza, M. Gurudutt Kamath

Pterygium in Young children

Ophthalmic Pearls: Eyenet, Magazine, December 2017 

1. Optic nerve head and peripapillary retinal nerve fibre layer changes in non glaucomatous optic nerve diseases as measured by optical coherence tomography by Dr. Chanda Sethia 2. A Clinical Study Of Amblyopia by Dr. Marthala Himabindi 3. Clinical Evaluation of A V Pattern Strabismus by Dr. Kalary Jayanthi 4. Etiology , clinical pattern and prognosis of lateral rectus palsy by Dr. K.S Amruthavalli 5. Clinical study of maculopathy in young adults by Dr. Keerthan Rao