Sankara Eye Hospital in Shimoga
The hospital also has 275 support staffs who help the patients in many ways. The Sankara Eye Care Institution was established 35 years back and the only mission of them is to prevent and cure blindness in mankind. One among the trustees from the institution has even donated their eyes to a member from a different religion. The stakeholders of Sankara believe in the fact that there is no religion or status when it comes to eye donation and they proved it well by donating their eyes to the needed ones.
Sankara Eye Hospital in Shimoga offers world class eye-care treatments using high end equipments
Super Specialty Eye Care by Sankara Eye HospitalThe Sankara Eye Hospital in Shimoga city has many services available and some of them are as follows
- Cataract and IOL Clinic
- Paediatric Opthamalogy Clinic
- Daycare Surgical Lounge
- Orbit and Occloplasty Services
- Glaucoma Services
- Vitreo-Retina Clinic
- Low Vision Clinic
- Eye Bank and Cornea Services
Community Outreach by Sankara Eye Hospital in ShimogaSankara Eye Hospital has been making many different programmes spreading awareness about eye donation and the ways to protect your eyes from several defects. The following are some of the some of the programmes that were conducted by them in the recent days.
Gift of Vision - A programme by Sankara Eye Hospital in ShimogaThis programme was started with the only aim to reach with all the people in the urban and rural community. The programme focused on providing timely interventions that is needed to cure and prevent blindness. This community research programme was started back in the year 1990 and many people have been actively participating in it for many years.
Rainbow Programme for schoolsThe eye care team from the Sankara Eye Hospital would visit the schools in and around Shimoga city to check for any eye defects in children. If they find any type of disease in the children, they would make them get treated for it in their own hospital.
Sankara Eye BankThe Sankara Eye Bank was not a successful one during its launch date, yet, many people at present in Shimoga city have known the importance of donating their eyes and they have came forward. Dr. R. V Ramani conducted many awareness programmes and he made many people to take the pledge that made them to donate their eyes.
Sankara Eye Hospital
Address: Thirthahalli Road,
Phone: (08182) 222099/100