Coming from a young girl who was deprived of this wonderful and precious blessing, the quote reminds us of the importance of the ability to see and perceive this world vividly and clearly through our eyes, something we, unfortunately, take for granted until we sense an issue with it.
Eyes are inarguably crucial for a fulfilling and complete life. However, it is for us to take proper care of this invaluable present from the Almighty.
Here, HootSoot presents a list of India’s top ten eye hospitals which are well-equipped with state-of-the-art technology and proficient doctors to provide advanced treatment and cutting-edge facilities.
#1 Sankar Nethralaya, Chennai
Set up by Sri Jayendra Saraswathi, the Sankaracharya of Kanchi Kamakoti Peetam, with an intent to serve the mankind, Sankar Nethralaya is a non-profit hospital where outstanding services are offered at reasonable costs to avail which people visit from all over the world.
#2 L.V.Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad
LVPEI is a non-profit eye care hospital established with the purpose of providing efficacious eye care to all the strata of society. Replete with the latest technologies to offer the best treatment possible, the institution is also equipped with an eye bank and research & innovation wing.
#3 Aravind Eye Care System, Madurai
Aravind Eye Care System is a network of eye care hospitals in and around Madurai. Recognised as a World Health Organisation Collaborating Centre for prevention of blindness, Aravind has set a benchmark in its successful and sincere efforts to eradicate blindness caused by cataract in India.
#4 Shroff Eye Centre, New Delhi
Popular for its super-specialties, Shroff offers advanced eye care services and focused attention to each of the patients. A super-specialty eye center which has been providing meticulous care under proficient eye doctors spanning 4 generations and 100 years, Shroff eye center is a pioneer in the field.
#5 Centre for Sight, New Delhi
Well-equipped with the latest of technologies and proficient staff, Centre for Sight is a network of eye care hospitals in New Delhi. Including advanced eye care treatments like LASIK & Refractive Surgery and SMILE, it provides a range of therapeutic ophthalmic treatments like Robotic Blade-free cataract removal and Oculoplasty & Ocular Oncology.
#6 Dr. R.P.Centre for Ophthalmic Sciences, AIIMS, New Delhi
Located in the heart of the capital, RPC was established by The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, GoI. A World Health Organisation Collaborating Centre for Ophthalmic Sciences, Dr. Rajendra Prasad Centre offers state-of-the-art facilities to one and all.
#7 H.V.Desai Eye Hospital, Hadapsar, Pune
A renowned hospital with international acclaim, H.V.Desai Eye Hospital specializes in various eye care services pertaining to pediatric Ophthalmology, Cornea, Vitreo Retina, Medical Retina, Glaucoma and more.
#8 Susrut Eye Foundation and Research Centre, Kolkata
Supported by a team of proficient doctors and one of the biggest eye banks, Vanmukta, Susrat specializes in providing services in Neuro-Ophthalmology, Paediatric Ophthalmology, cataract, Glaucoma, Orbit & Ocuplasty, LASIK, UVEA, and Laser correction.
#9 Narayana Netralaya, Bangalore
One of the largest tertiary eye care referral centers in Karnataka, Narayana Netralaya has the state’s sole ocular stem cell, ocular gene therapy, and molecular genetic labs.
#10 Dr. Agarwal’s Eye Hospital, Chennai
A chain of hospitals with headquarters at Chennai, Aggarwal’s eye hospital has spread out eye care through its various centers in and around the country. Home to many modern day inventions like Glued IOL and PDEK, Agarwal’s holds a special niche in the field.