Mr Anandan completed the higher surgical training in Ophthalmology at the Oxford rotation in December 2008. In this position, he gained comprehensive general ophthalmic training.
He specialised in Cornea, Anterior Segment and Glaucoma during his fellowship at Royal Perth Hospital, Western Australia between January 2007 and January 2008. During the fellowship, he gained considerable experience in corneal transplantation, ocular surface disease management, refractive laser surgery, trabeculectomies and glaucoma tube surgery.
He also undertook an honorary fellow in the Moorfield Eye Hospital Cornea Department under Professor John Dart before joining Royal Derby Hospital.