Karpaga Vinayaga
Institute of Medical Science and Research Center
  • Medical
  • Department of Ophthalmology

Department of Ophthalmology

Ophthalmology is the care of patients with eye problems such as difficulty seeing, itchy or sore eyes. Department of Ophthalmology is a well established unit with all facilities and infrastructure to carry out eye related ailments. It has well trained faculties, clinicians and allied health care staff to screen the patients and suggest them appropriate medical procedures to be done. The success of the department depends on the quality medical care to patients, extraordinary training provided to students in the aspect of ophthalmic ailments in such a way they render quality medical care to the society in future and developing new techniques in handling ophthalmic patients by attending updation on ophthalmic treatments. It has 2 units with a chief for each unit. Periodical surgeries are also been carried out by well-renowned ophthal surgeons.

Vision

Cutting –edge eye care to patients with ophthalmic ailments. Hi-class ophthalmic surgical care on par with global standards Quality training of students to deliver medical care to the society

Mission

In conjoint with Institutional acitivities, to achieve the goal of producing competent health care providers.

Highlights of the department activities are
  • Training the students at undergraduate level to screen out the ophthal problems with which the patients come
  • To suggest appropriate treatment method for the patient.
  • Separate eye clinic for lens
  • Ophthalmic surgery screening unit.
  • Updation of knowledge through frequent CMEs clinical society meetings and guest lectures
Some of the special clinics are
  • Contact lens
  • Glaucoma clinic
  • Strabismus clinic
  • Retina clinic
  • Cornea clinic
  • Paediatric Ophthalmology
Some of the special Investigations:
  • Field testing
  • Ultrasound biometry
  • Keratometry
  • Corneal topography
H.O.D. Profile
Dr. G. Srinivasan, MBBS,M.S.

Email : drgss17@gmail.com


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