GROWING TREND OF EYE HOSPITALS IN INDIA-Contribution of Sankara Eye Hospital in Coimbatore

The objective of Sankara Eye Care is to make unparalleled eye care services accessible to everyone at affordable cost and prevent mankind from needless and curable blindness.

Online PR News – 09-August-2013 – Coimbatore – Coimbatore,Tamil Nadu August 14, 2013- India, a diverse country is witnessing growth and advancement in various fields. There has been a significant growth in science and technology and to be specific, applied healthcare has experienced a huge rise.

Indian people are now becoming conscious about their health with the increase in awareness programs. They prefer going to the best health care providers and have started spending money on their health and personal care. Another reason for the increasing awareness towards health and hygiene could be rise in diseases and treatment options. Eyes are the most delicate organs of our body and therefore need special attention. If we talk about eye defects in particular, it is one of the most common defects occurring in every tenth Indian. Some of the common eye diseases prevailing in Indians are cataract, glaucoma, myopia, vision defects and blindness.

With the rise in eye related problems in India, there has been an increase in the number of eye hospitals in the past decades. Today there are established eye hospitals well equipped with state-of-art equipment and world class facilities. Eye hospitals are also categorized depending on their specialty of treatment such as Retina clinic, Glaucoma, Rehabilitation clinic, Pediatric Ophthalmology, Oculoplasty, Neuro-Ophthalmology services and Cataract. These hospitals also offer eye care and check-up units. Some of the leading hospitals in India include Sankara Eye Care, Fortis, Apollo, Max, Vasan Eye Care and many others.

Sankara Eye Care Institution has its centers in the name of Sankara eye hospital in Coimbatore, Bangalore and ….. Sankara Eye Care Institutions is a cluster of 11 not-for-profit eye hospitals offering complete eye care services at very nominal charges. Sankara Eye hospitals are well equipped with the latest technologies and comprises of 125 highly skilled doctors, 600 paramedical professionals and 275 support staff.

Sankara Eye hospital in Coimbtore offers super specialty services such as cataract clinic, cornea and external disease clinic, glaucoma service, low vision service, orbit and occuloplasty, ocular oncology services, paediatric ophthalmology, uveitis and retina and vitreoretinal services. Other services also include community outreach program to impart complete eye care and treatment against eye defects for different age groups, awareness programs on necessity of eye donation and eye donation camps. Apart from this the organization also conducts various education and training programs to produce well-trained and qualified ophthalmic professionals in India.

The objective of Sankara Eye Care is to make unparalleled eye care services accessible to everyone at affordable cost and prevent mankind from needless and curable blindness.

About Sankara Eye Care

Sankara Eye Care is a group of hospitals providing unmatched eye care services to the mankind at nominal fee and freedom from curable blindness. Sankara Eye hospitals offer super specialty eye care services, community outreach programs and education & training programs. Sankara Eye Bank is an initiative to create awareness on eye donation and encourage more and more people to donate eyes. The services offered not only aim at providing prevention and cure from eye defects and blindness but also work towards the upliftment of the society.