Madhavi Kurli, MD, MRCOphth

Madhavi Kurli, MD, MRCOphth

Contact information

Locations
  • Advanced Retina & Eye Cancer Center
    19820 N 7th street, Suite 120, Phoenix, AZ 85024
    (480) 397-9560
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Specialty
Ophthalmic Oncologist

Education and Fellowships

Fellowship
New York Eye and Ear Infirmary

Current Positions

None Listed


Biography

Madhavi Kurli, MD
19820 N 7th street, Suite 120
Phoenix, AZ 85024
Phone: 480-397-9560
Email: mkurli@gmail.com


Qualifications
Jan 1998 MD Chennai,
Chennai Medical College India
The Tamilnadu Dr MGR Medical University

Sep 2002 MRCOphth London,
(Member of the Royal College of UK
Ophthalmologists)

Practice: Advanced Retina and Eye Cancer Center Phoenix
AZ, USA

Previous experience:
Sept 2011-Oct 2013 Associate Phoenix
Retinal Consultants of Arizona AZ, USA

Fellowship
July 2009-June 2011 Vitreoretinal Fellow New York New York Eye and Ear Infirmary USA

July 2003-June 2005 Ophthalmic Oncology New York,
The New York Eye Cancer Center & USA
The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary

Residency
July 2006-June 2009 Resident New York
Ophthalmology USA
New York Eye & Ear Infirmary

Internship
July 2005-June 2006 PGY-1 New York
Internal Medicine USA
Metropolitan Hospital Center

Post Graduate Medical Training
Aug 2000 to Resident in Ophthalmology
Feb 2003
Wolverhampton Eye Infirmary
Royal Wolverhampton Hospitals NHS Trust
Wolverhampton, United Kingdom



Publications

Peer-reviewed journals
1. Semenova EA, Milman T, Finger PT, Natesh S, Kurli M, Schneider S, Iacob CE, McCormick S
The diagnostic value of exfoliative cytology vs histopathology for ocular surface squamous neoplasia. Am J Opthalmol 2009;148:772-8

2. Kurli M, Chin K, Finger PT
Whole-body 18 FDG PET/CT imaging for lymph node and metastatic staging of conjunctival melanoma. Br J Ophthalmol 2008;92:479-82

3. Chin K, Finger PT, Kurli M, Tena LB, Reddy S
Second cancers discovered by (18) FDG PET/CT imaging for choroidal melanoma.
Optometry 2007;78:396-401

4. Reddy S, Finger PT, Kurli M, Bui A, Iacob CE
Conjunctival malignant melanoma-associated pseudomelanoma of the apposing tarsal conjunctiva. Cornea 2006;25:1121-3

5. Roe RH, Finger PT, Kurli M, Tena LB, Iacob IE
Whole body positron emission tomography/computed tomography imaging and staging of orbital lymphoma. Ophthalmology 2006;113:1854-8

6. Kurli M, Finger PT, Tena LB, Schneider S
Eyelid sparing adjuvant radiation therapy for renal cell carcinoma.
Ophthalmologica 2006;220:198-200

7. Song JJ, Kurli M, Finger PT, Wisnicki HJ, Schneider S
Giant secondary conjunctival inclusion cysts: A late complication of strabismus surgery
Ophthalmology 2006;113:1049

8. Kurli M, Finger PT, Garcia JPS, Schneider S.
Peribulbar Oncocytoma: An Evaluation with High-Frequency Ultrasound
Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging 2006;37:154-6

9. Finger PT, Papp C, Latkany P, Kurli M, Iacob C
Anterior chamber paracentesis cytology (cytospin technique): For the diagnosis of intraocular lymphoma. Br J Ophthalmol 2006;90:690-2

10. Kurli M, Finger PT
The kidney, cancer and the eye: Current concepts.
Survey of Ophthalmology 2005;50:507-18

11. Finger PT, Kurli M, Reddy S, Tena LB, Pavlick AC
Whole body PET/CT Imaging for initial staging of choroidal melanoma
Br J Ophthalmol 2005;89:1270-4

12. Reddy S, Kurli M, Tena LB, Finger PT
PET / CT Imaging: Detection of Choroidal Melanoma. Br J Ophthalmol 2005;89:1265-9

13. Finger PT, Latkany P, Kurli M, Iacob CE
The Finger Iridectomy Technique (FIT): small incision biopsy of Anterior Segment Tumors.
Br J Ophthalmol 2005;89:946-9

14. Kurli M, Reddy S, Tena LB, Pavlick AC, Finger PT
Whole Body Positron Emission Tomography / Computed Tomography (PET/CT) Staging of Metastatic Choroidal Melanoma. Am J Ophthalmol 2005;140:193-9

15. Kurli M, Finger PT, Manor T, Grossniklaus HE, McCormick SA
Finding malignant change in a necrotic choroidal melanocytoma: A clinical challenge.
Br J Ophthalmol 2005;89:921-2

16. Kurli M, Finger PT
Topical mitomycin chemotherapy (TMC) for conjunctival malignant melanoma and primary acquired melanosis with atypia: 12-years experience. Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 2005;243:1108-14

17. Finger PT, Kurli M
Laser photocoagulation for radiation retinopathy after plaque brachytherapy for choroidal melanomas. Br J Ophthalmol 2005;89:730-8

18. Kurli M, Finger PT
Melanocytic conjunctival tumors. Ophthalmol Clin North Am 2005;18:15-24

19. Garcia JPS, Finger PT, Kurli M, Holliday RA
3D-Ultrasound coronal “c-scan imaging” for optic nerve sheath meningioma.
Br J Ophthalmol 2005;89:244-5

20. Finger PT, Pro MJ, Schneider S, Kurli M, Shapiro I, Hu K
Visual recovery after radiation therapy for bilateral subfoveal acute myelogeneous leukemia (AML). Am J Ophthalmol 2004;138:659-62

21. Finger PT, Kurli M, Wesley P, Tena L, Pavlick A, Kerr K
Whole body PET/CT imaging for detection of metastatic choroidal melanoma.
Br J Ophthalmol 2004;88:1095-7

22. Mukherji S, Kurli M, Price NJ
Amaurosis due to congenital agenesis of the internal carotid artery system. Eyenews 2004;11:67

23. Mukherji S, Kurli M, Sandramouli S
Indications and outcome of carotid doppler ultrasound: An ophthalmic perspective.
Eur J Ophthalmol 2004;14:240-4


24. Kurli M, Shun Shin GA
A 16-year old with blurred vision (Optic disc pit with central serous retinopathy).
Grand Rounds Section, Digital Journal of Ophthalmology, January 2004


25. Sandramouli S, Kurli M.
Entonox as an analgesic agent. Br J Ophthalmol 2003;87:376

26. Bhatt R, Child V, Kurli M, Musadiq M, Johns S, Stott M, Sandramouli S
Use of inhaled nitrous oxide for minor eyelid surgery: A placebo controlled study.
Orbit 2003;22:177-82

27. Kurli M, Hollingworth K, Kumar V, Sandramouli S
Fluorescein angiography and patchy skin discolouration- A case report. Eye 2003;17:422-4

Book chapters
1. Kurli M, Finger PT
Renal cancer, eye and orbit- A review.
In: Focus on kidney cancer research. Nunez KR (ed).
Nova Science Publishers, Hauppage, New York.

2. Finger PT, Immonen I, Freire J, Brown G, Kurli M
Implant radiotherapy for exudative macular degeneration associated with
subretinal neovascularization
In: Vitreoretinal Surgical Techniques. Peyman G, Meffert S, Chou F, Conway MD (eds)
Martin Dunitz Ltd., London, UK.

3. Kurli M, Rosen RB
Suprachoroidal Hemorrhage
In: Retinal and Vitreoretinal Diseases. (In Press)
Jaypee Highlights Medical Publishers, New Delhi, India.

Presentations
Paper presentations
1. Kurli M, Finger PT, Roe RH, Tena LB, Iacob CE
Whole body positron emission tomography/computed tomography imaging and staging of orbital lymphoma. International Society of Orbital Disorders Meeting, Las Vegas, November 2006

2. Finger PT, Kurli M, Reddy S, Tena LB, Pavlick AC
PET/CT imaging for detection of intraocular and metastatic disease.
Macula Society Meeting, New York, June 2006

3. Reddy S, Finger PT, Kurli M, Tena LB, Pavlick AC
Whole body PET/CT imaging for choroidal melanoma.
American Academy of Ophthalmology, Chicago, October 2005

4. Kurli M, Finger PT
Topical mitomycin chemotherapy (TMC) for conjunctival malignant melanoma and primary acquired melanosis with atypia: A 10-year study.
American Academy of Ophthalmology Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA, October 2004

5. Kurli M, Finger PT, Manor T, Grossniklaus HE, McCormick SA
Finding malignant change in a necrotic choroidal melanocytoma: A clinical challenge.
American Association of Ophthalmic Pathologists Annual Meeting, New Orleans, October 2004

6. Finger PT, Kurli M
Laser photocoagulation for radiation retinopathy.
American Society of Retinal Specialists Annual Meeting, San Diego, August 2004


7. Kurli M, Finger PT
Topical mitomycin chemotherapy (TMC) for conjunctival malignant melanoma and primary acquired melanosis with atypia: A 10-year study.
Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology Annual Meeting, FL, April 2004.

8. Kurli M, Schneider S, Iacob C, McCormick SA, Finger PT
Use of ocular cytology in ocular surface dysplasias and neoplasias.
American Association of Ophthalmic Pathologists Annual Meeting. Anaheim, CA, Nov 2003.

9. Mukherji S, Kurli M, Sandramouli S
Carotid doppler ultrasound-An ophthalmic perspective.
Symposium of Ophthalmologists of Europe, Madrid, Spain, June 2003

10. Kurli M, Kumar V, Hollingworth K, McDonald B, Sandramouli S
Porous polyethylene (Medpor) orbital implants: Histology of wrapped and unwrapped implants.
European Society for Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Germany, Sept 2002

Poster presentations
1. Kurli M, Landa G, Su E, Garcia PMT, Rosen RB
Microperimetry, Retinal Blood Flow Imaging and Spectral Domain Optical Coherence Tomography in patients with Retinal Vein Occlusion.
American Society of Retinal Specialists, Vancouver, August 2010

2. Kurli M, Landa G, Su E, Garcia PMT, Rosen RB
Microperimetry and Spectral Domain Optical Coherence Tomography in patients with Retinal Vein Occlusion.
Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology Annual Meeting, FL, May 2010

3. Kurli M, Kupersmith MJ
Ocular Myasthenia Gravis: Treatment Successes and Failures with Long Term follow up.
Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology Annual Meeting, FL, May 2009

4. Kurli M,, Kropinak M, Milman T, McCormick SA, Rosen RB, Shirkey B
Conjunctival contamination of vitreous in pars plana vitrectomy
American Society of Retinal Specialists, Maui, October 2008

5. Kurli M, Chin K, Finger PT
OCT/SLO Imaging: Comparing Choroidal Melanoma to Choroidal Metastases
Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology Annual Meeting, FL, May 2008

6. Kurli M, Garcia PMT, Rosen RB
OCT/SLO Imaging of Idiopathic Polypoidal Choroidal Vasculopathy
American Society of Retinal Specialists, Palm Springs, December 2007

7. Kurli M, Finger PT, Roe RH, Tena LB, Iacob CE
Whole body positron emission tomography/computed tomography imaging and staging of orbital lymphoma. American Academy of Ophthalmology Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA, Oct 2007

8. The A, Kurli M, Dorairaj S, Sidoti PA, Tello C, Ritch R.
Ultrasound biomicroscopy in iridocorneal endothelial syndrome.
Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology Annual Meeting, FL, May 2007

9. Kurli M, Chin K, Finger PT
Whole-body 18 FGD PET/CT imaging for metastatic staging of conjunctival melanoma.
Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology Annual Meeting, FL, May 2007

10. Kurli M, The A, Dorairaj S, Sidoti PA, Tello C, Ritch R. Ultrasound biomicroscopy in iridocorneal endothelial syndrome. International Glaucoma Symposium, Greece, March 2007

11. Finger PT, Latkany P, Kurli M, Iacob C.
Finger Iridectomy Technique (FIT): For Minimally Invasive Iris Biopsy
Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology Annual Meeting, FL, May 2005

12. Schneider S, Kurli M, Finger PT
Cytological Evaluation in the Management of Ocular Surface Neoplasia.
Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology Annual Meeting, FL, May 2005

13. Song J, Kurli M, Schneider S, Finger PT
Ultrasound Biomicroscopy in the Evaluation of Giant Conjunctival Inclusion Cysts.
Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology Annual Meeting, FL, May 2005

14. Roe RH, Kurli M, Trivedi G, Iacob C, Tena LB, Finger PT
Whole-Body PET / CT Imaging Staging for Orbital Lymphoma
Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology Annual Meeting, FL, May 2005

15. Tena LB, Reddy S, Kurli M, Finger PT
Whole-Body PET / CT for Initial Staging of Choroidal Melanoma
Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology Annual Meeting, FL, May 2005

16. Finger PT, Kurli M
Laser photocoagulation for radiation retinopathy.
American Academy of Ophthalmology Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA, October 2004

17. Chin K, Finger PT, Yu G, Kurli M
Regression of uveal melanomas after palladium 103 (Pd-103) plaque brachytherapy.
Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology Annual Meeting, FL, April 2004.

18. Finger PT, Kurli M
Laser photocoagulation to prevent radiation maculopathy after plaque therapy for posterior choroidal melanoma. Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology Annual Meeting, Fort Lauderdale, FL, April 2004.

19. Mukherji S, Kurli M, Sandramouli S
Indications and outcome of carotid doppler ultrasound in ophthalmology.
Annual Meeting of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists, Birmingham, UK, May 2003

20. Bhatt R, Child V, Kurli M, Musadiq M, Johns S, Stott M, Sandramouli S
Inhaled nitrous oxide for eyelid surgery.
29th International Congress of Ophthalmology Meeting, Sydney, April 2002

Video presentation
‘Vision Impossible’: Awarded Rhett Buckler award for Best film.
Film Festival, American Society of Retinal Specialists, Palm Springs, December 2007.


Memberships
American Society of Retinal Specialists
American Academy of Ophthalmology
Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology
Royal College of Ophthalmologists, London, United Kingdom


Leadership
Chief Resident (2008-2009) at the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary, New York

Awards & Accomplishments
Annenberg Foundation scholarship to attend the ‘Mentoring Program in Ophthalmology - Focusing on Vitreoretinal Practice’, San Francisco, September 2010

‘Best Outgoing Resident’ Award, New York Eye and Ear Infirmary, New York, June 2009

Rhett Buckler Award for best film, Film Festival, American Society of Retinal Specialists, Palm Springs, December 2007.

Passed the written and clinical examinations and awarded the Membership of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists, London, United Kingdom.


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