Top 5 best eye hospitals in India
There are so many good eye hospitals available in India. Top best eye hospitals are not only best in India, they are famous worldwide. Top eye hospital means they are not in a larger network; they are famous for their quality of services. Patient care is the priority of these hospitals than money. Out of 5 hospitals, 4 hospitals are private hospitals. It is well known that private health sectors provide better quality than government hospitals but it’s expensive in treatment. Middle class or higher class people (Socioeconomic status) prefer private health sector for the better quality of treatment and for immediate attention of doctors. Whereas other people got treatment from government hospital because of financial issue. Most of these top eye hospitals are providing equal treatment for all people. The tertiary center of those hospitals provides excellent ophthalmic care including all kinds of advanced facilities. A good eye hospital provides all kinds of ophthalmic services to their patient like:-
- In patients services
- Outpatients services
- Emergency services 24 hrs x 365 days
- Cornea services including refractive surgery & Transplant surgery
- Retina services
- Glaucoma services
- Contact lenses services
- Pediatric eye care
- Cataract services
- Uveitis treatment
- Strabismus and Neuro-ophthalmology
- Aesthetic Facial Plastic Surgery
- Orbit & Oncology
- Community Service
- Training Institute
L. V. PRASAD EYE INSTITUTE (LVPEI): –
LVPEI main campus located in Hyderabad, India. L.V.Prasad eye hospital jointly founded by Dr. G N Rao and Ramesh Prasad, son of L. V Prasad in 1987. It is one of the best eye hospitals in Hyderabad. Apart from Hyderabad (Centre for Excellence), another three tertiary branches are situated in Bhubaneswar, Visakhapatnam, and Vijayawada. Hyderabad, Bhubaneswar, and Visakhapatnam branches are NABH accreditation. NABH means National Accreditation Board for Hospital & Healthcare providers. The LVPEI network includes a center of excellence in Hyderabad, 3 tertiary centers, 16 secondary centers and 144 primary centers available. Till now served 21.3 million people and half of them are free of cost, regardless of complexity. 5 core Mission and vision of LVPEI are:-
- Patient first
Kallam Anji Reddy Campus
L V Prasad Marg, Banjara Hills
Hyderabad, Telangana -50003
Tel: (+91)- 40 – 3061 2345 (30 Channels)
Fax: 91 40 23548271
If you contact any other three tertiary centers then please click the following link http://www.lvpei.org/contact-hyderabad.php
For more information about doctors and details of LVPEI news then visit – http://www.lvpei.org/news-events/portfolio/images/site_images/information_for_patients.pdf
2. Sankara Nethralaya (Chennai): –
It is non-profit, charitable eye hospital founded in 1978 at Chennai, Tamilnadu. The name “Sankara Nethralaya” means “The Temple of the Eye”. It is an international recognize eye hospital and received many patients from out of India. Though this hospital is situated in southern part of India, many patients come from the eastern part of India for the eye check up and surgery. This hospital approximately served 1200 outdoor patients daily and 100 surgeries. Sankara Nethralaya is the best multi-specialty hospital in ophthalmology in India also very famous for Retina service. Sankara Nethralaya supports medical research and education and training.
Communication Address for Chennai main campus: –
Sankara Nethralaya (Main Campus)
No.41 (old 18), College Road, Nungambakkam
Chennai – 6000 006, Tamilnadu, India.
Fax No: +91-44-28254180
3. Dr. R. P. Centre for Ophthalmic Sciences, A.I.I.M.S, New Delhi.
It is one of the best eye hospitals in India, founded on10th March 1967 at New Delhi. It offers all kinds of comprehensive service of ophthalmology as well as a specialty in ophthalmology. This hospital is the ophthalmic department of All India Institute of Medical Science (AIIMS). The major aim is to the best care to the patient as well as research for advancement treatment and provides advanced training for the eye care specialist.
AIIMS Campus, Ansari Nagar
Sri Aurobindo Marg
New Delhi- 110029 Phone- (+91)-11-2658 9695
Website: – AIIMS
4. Aravind Eye Hospital (Aravind Eye Care System)
Arvind is one of the famous eye hospitals in India which situated at Madurai, Tamilnadu. Aravind Eye Care System founded in 1976 by Dr. G. Venkataswamy. The major aim is to reduce cataract burden which is world second leading causes of blindness. The main aim of this hospital is to provide the best eye care with low cost. Currently, this hospital having many branches in Tamilnadu as well as other states of India. Apart from patient care system and training programs for eye care specialist, also having laboratories which are name as “Aurolab”. Aurolab manufactures a wide range of consumable ophthalmic products like IOL (Intraocular lens), Eyedrops, Surgical adjuncts etc. Aravind eye hospital exporting auto lab products worldwide (approximately 120 countries). Address of Madurai Branch:-
1, Anna Nagar, Madurai
Tamilnadu, India. Phone- +91- 452-4356100
5. Dr. Shroff’s Charity Eye Hospital, New Delhi: –
It is one of the best eye hospitals in New Delhi which is established 100 years before. The hospital started 1914 by Dr. S P Shroff. Shroff eye hospital provides all kinds of specialty and advanced treatment in ophthalmology. Recently “The Week Magazine” reported that it is the 3rd best eye hospitals in north India by Nielsen survey. It also provided community service and advanced training program to optometrist and ophthalmologists. Currently, this hospital is serving four states of our country- Delhi (Main Centre), Uttar Pradesh, Haryana, Rajasthan.
Dr. Shroff Charity Eye Hospital
5027, Kedarnath Road, Daryaganj
Phone- (+91)-11-43524444 Fax- 011-43528816
Note: – As per my knowledge, these are the leading and best eye hospitals in India. But there are many other good eye hospitals are available in India those are providing excellent treatment for the eye problem. Here is the name of few eye hospitals.
- Narayana Netralaya (Bangalore)
- Dr. Agarwal’s Eye Hospital (Chennai, Bangalore)
- PBMA’S H. V. Desai Eye Hospital (Pune)
- Centre For Sight (New Delhi)
- Aditya Jyot Eye Hospital (Mumbai)
- Disha Eye Hospitals (West Bengal)
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