Monmouth Retina Consultants

Sharmila Srinivasan, M.D.

Monmouth Retina Consultants NJ | Dr. Srinivasan

Dr. Sharmila Srinivasan holds her medical doctorate from the State University of New York-Upstate in Syracuse, New York. Dr. Srinivasan served as the resident in Ophthalmology at Bronx-Lebanon /Albert-Einstein College of Medicine in New York City. She received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Mathematics with a perfect 4.0 GPA from City University of New York.

As a retina specialist at Monmouth Retina consultants, Dr. Sharmila Srinivasan is dedicated to providing expert and compassionate care to her patients (in partnership with the referring doctors).


Medical Training

Vitreo-Retinal Fellowship | July 2015 – March 2017
National Retina Institute
Towson, MD

Medical Retina Fellowship | July 2014 – June 2015
Retina Specialists of West Virginia

VISX™ Excimer Laser System Physician Training Course Certification | June 2009

Ophthalmology Residency | July 2006 – June 2009
Bronx-Lebanon/Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Bronx, NY

Transitional Year Residency | July 2004 – June 2005
United Health Services Hospitals Program
Johnson City, NY


Medical Degree | 2004
State University of New York-Upstate Medical University
Syracuse, NY

Undergraduate | 1999
Bachelor of Science Mathematics/Honors
Brooklyn College
City University of New York

Employment History

Associate Physician | July 2017 – Present
Monmouth Retina Consultants
Little Silver, NJ 07739

Comp Health Opthalmologist | 2013

Associate Ophthalmologist | 2010-2011
Laser Care Eye Center
Irving, TX

Honors & Awards

  • Student Medical Alumni Award - State University of New York (SUNY) at Syracuse College of Medicine.
  • James Singer Mathematics Award Awarded to one student who is an outstanding achiever in mathematics and best mathematical problem solver in the university, City University of New York, 1999.
  • Dean's List in College, 1997, 1998.
  • Louis & Rachel Rudin Fellowship-Sigma Xi Club, 1996.
  • National Merit Scholarship, Government of India, 1995.

Volunteer Work Experience

Research Observership, Glaucoma Associates of New York, New York Eye and Ear Infirmary | 2004

Part-time Volunteer, SUNY Upstate Medical School Library | 2001

Brooklyn College Representative, Meeting with Commission on Higher Education | 1997

Part-Time Volunteer, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center | 1996 – 1999

Orientation Organizer, City University of New York | 1996

Ambassador for Honors Academy-Appointed by the Dean, Brooklyn College | 1995 – 1999

Certification & Licensure

  • New Jersey License (Active)
  • Maryland License (Active)
  • Virginia License (Active)

Research & Publications

Grand Rounds on "Pharmacotherapies for Retinal detachment", Fellow-National Retina Institute-2016

"Predicting Surgical Success of Macular hole based on pre-operative OCT measurement-Does size of macular hole really matter?" Research submission for NRI 2015

“Branch retinal artery occlusion and non-ischemic central retinal vein occlusion due to hyperhomocysteinemia in a 14-year-old child: A Case Report.” Rosenbaum PS, Srinivasan S, Zelefsky J, Mayers M, Moradi IE. Journal of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus. July, 2010

Glaucoma Knowledge Questionnaire, Research Project conducted at Bronx-Lebanon Hospital 2009 to assess patient awareness of glaucoma.

“Clinical Usefulness of Automated Perimetry in Glaucoma/glaucoma suspect children 10 years and under.” S. Srinivasan, A. Pani, A.A. Madu., ARVO 2008 Poster Presentation; First Author.

"To assess the utility of fluorescein angiography (FA) as a potential screening tool for proliferative diabetic retinopathy (PDR) in patients previously diagnosed with non-proliferative diabetic retinopathy (NPDR) on biomicroscopy." J. Levine, S. Srinivasan et al. Submitted for ARVO 2008

ASCRS 2008 Symposium & Congress Presentation. "It's Been One Week Since You Looked at Me: Increased IOP in Traumatic Angle Recession without Hyphema" Hwang, Lisa; Srinivasan, Sharmila; Levine, Jonathan; Madu, Assumpta.

NY Academy of Medicine - 160th Anniversary Discourse and Awards Presentation, May 2007. First author. Case of the youngest patient with BRAO caused by hyperhomocysteinemia.

ASCRS 2007 Symposium & Congress PRESENTATION. "Retrospective Epidemiological Survey of Corneal Ulcers in the South Bronx" Hwang, Lisa K.; Perez-Gonzalez-de-Apodaca, Jose; Channa, Prabjot; Mammo, Rebecca; Srinivasan, Sharmila; Mayers, Martin.

“Central Corneal Thickness and Exfoliative Glaucoma” Data collection for multipaper project under Dr. Tello/ Dr. Ritch at New York Eye and Ear Infirmary, 2004.

“Unilateral Exfoliation Syndrome-Is it More Common in the Left Eye?” Summer research at New York Eye and Ear Infirmary, 2004.

Brooklyn College Research /Department of Archaeology, September 1997-June 1999 Involved in a two-year archaeological excavation of the Lott House.

Mount Sinai Medical School Summer Research Fellowship, June 1996-August 1996 Research Title: Effect of macbecin on the hormone dependent activation of the androgen receptor.

Professional Membership

  • Golden Key National Honor Society
  • American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • ASRS
  • Women in Ophthalmology