An accomplished pan-ophthalmologists in India and abroad, founded Medivision in 1993. He served as president of Andhra Pradesh Ophthalmological Society and also tenured as a professor at Sarojini Devi Eye Hospital.
Dr Ravi Kumar has the unique distinction of performing 1,00,000 ocular surgeries- a feat of its kind. He was also among the first to bring and popularise Phacoemulsification technology for cataract surgery -to the combined state of Andhra Pradesh.
To add another feather to his cap, he is also the first doctor to perform 'Small Incision Cataract Surgery' and ' Scleral Fixated IntraOcular Lens Implantation' at Sarojini Devi Eye Hospital, Hyderabad.