Sri Sankaradeva Nethralaya functions as a Centre of Excellence in the field of-

i) State of the Art Eye Care (All Specialties and Community service)
ii) Training Eye Care Professionals.
iii) Training for Paramedical programmes (Government and Non Government Programme).
iv) Medical and Paramedical Education
v) Research for Evidence support, guidance, shared learning, demonstration of valued result and governance as Centre of Excellence.

As a Centre of Excellence, Sri Sankaradeva Nethralaya has a structure where service delivery, research and education and community service all are performed at a world standard level, in terms of achieving measurable good health outcome, scientific production in terms of service, training and technology. The hospital has a team of dedicated human resource that promotes collaboration and uses best practice around a specific focused area to deliver the best possible services to the citizens.

The present status of the foundation comprises patient health care, training internal & external candidates, intra & extra mural research, Clinical and non clinical support services, including biomedical engineering, general maintenance and public relation. Emphasis is given on service delivery, medical education, research, training manual preparation, motivation and health policy formulation. After more than two decades of its service to the nation, the Nethralaya would like to solemnly pledge to continue its humble contribution towards world class eye care, equity of service, community service, development of human resource, Ophthalmic and medical research and to provide comprehensive eye care with compassion to all.


The various ophthalmic services that Sri Sankaradeva Nethralaya offers are :
• Comprehensive eye examination with state-of-the-art equipment and instruments.
• Special clinics for infective diseases of the Eye and Retina, Glaucoma, Uvea, Squint, Contact Lens, Ocular injury, Eye Tumors, custom-made Ocular Prosthesis, Neuro-Ophthalmology, Cornea, Vitero- Retinal Disorders and Dry Eye Clinic.
• Pediatric Out-Patient Department.
• Special Investigation viz. Ultrasonography (Diagonistic B-Scan and Optical Biometry), Auto Perimetry, Fluoroscein Angiography and Documentation Photography, UBM, Specular Microscopy, HRT, OCT, Corneal Topography, Ret Cam II, CCT, Ocular, Pentacam Analysis and Wide Field Imaging etc.
• Ocular Pathology and Microbiology Laboratories.
• Vitreo-Retinal Microsurgery procedures viz. Pars Plana, Vitrectomy, Endolaser, Membrane Surgery, Retinotomy, Retinectomy amd Pneumorenopexy, C3F8, SF6, LPFC and Silicon Oil injection, Scleral Buckling, etc.
• Laser treatment (Diode, Argon, Nd-Yag) for After-Cataract, Glaucoma, Diabetic Retinopathy and other medical and surgical Retinal problems including Retinal Detachment and Retinal Peripheral Degenerations.
• Cryosurgery for Retinal Diseases and Glaucoma Valve Surgery
• Microsurgery for Cataract with Monofocal / Mutifocal Intra Ocular Lens Implantation, Phakic ICL, Glaucoma, Squint, Adnexal and Oculoplastic problems, Malignant Intraocular and Anexal problems.
• ROP screening and treatment
• Photodynamic Therapy (PDT)
• Botox Clinic
• Lasik Laser Clinic
• Diabetic Retinopathy Clinic
• Eye Bank and Corneal Transplantation
• Amniotic Membrane Graft
• General Anesthesia with ICU services
• Community Outreach Services
• Telemedicine
• Executive Vision Screening Program
• Optical Dispensing Unit
• Utility Counter/ Pharmacy, etc