The Department of Ophthalmology is carrying out advanced surgical techniques in cataract surgery, oculoplastics, orbital and lacrimal surgery and retinal & vitreous surgery. The Department is fully equipped with the latest state of the art equipment and has an extremely eminent faculty.
The Department has been a pioneer in the field of phacoemulsification carrying out sutureless cataract surgery without injectable anaesthesia (anaesthesia by eye drops) successfully for the last five years. The Department has state of the art equipment for diagnostic and therapeutic purposes. The hospital has an active eye bank carrying out corneal grafting surgery and various combined surgical procedures along with keratoplasty. The Eye Bank has been actively involved in Hospital Corneal Retrieval Programme and has been very successful. The Department was the first to acquire lasers for retinal and anterior segment work in the private sector in the capital. A number of oculoplastic surgical procedures are being done exclusively in this department and the pioneering work of the department has received nation wide recognition.
The Department has played an important part in the activities of the All India Ophthalmological Society and Society for Prevention of Blindness in India and the national sub-specialty societies. The Department has also been playing a prominent role in the academic and research activities of Indian Ophthalmology.
Cataract & Refractive surgery
Corneal Transplant and Eye Banking
Oculoplasty & Orbit
Paediatric Ophthalmology and Squint
Vitreo Retinal Services