Kesavadasapuram Junction Trivandrum, Kerala - 695004
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On the 26th of October 1996, the late Dr KGR Nair began the Chaithanya Eye Hospital and Research Institute at Kesavadasapuram Junction in Trivandrum. The then Health Minister of Kerala, Mr VM Sudheeran was the chief guest at the inauguration ceremony. It was the first private institution in the south of Kerala dedicated to providing quality and state of the art eye care to persons afflicted with diseases of the eye. From that modest beginning , the Institute has grown to its present form with an impressive group of Consultants offering a wide range of superspecialty Ophthalmic care with the most modern equipment and supported by experienced and qualified technical staff. In accordance with Dr KGR Nair’s dream about the future of the Institute, it is committed to – Giving Light, Protecting Vision and Spreading Hope – as is stated in its emblem, as its motto- to the patients who come here seeking expert eye care. Certified by the National Board for Accreditation of Hospitals (NABH) and the Indian Standards Organisation (ISO), the Institute provides standardised Eye Care from the premises of a spacious new building, designed solely with the aim of providing comfort and prompt care to the patients. The Institute has an Out-patient departments, providing General Ophthalmic care as well as Modern Cataract Surgery Services which includes the femto second Laser machine assisted cataract surgery with its promised superior optical results( The only one of its kind in South Kerala) along with the more traditional “key-hole” phako-emulsification. All sorts of intraocular lenses including Toric and Multifocals for patients with high astigmatism and persons who do not want to use even reading glasses after their cataract surgery are regularly implanted. Pediatric Cataract Surgery for young children is done by expert surgeons with special experience in the same. The Refractive Surgery department offers LASIK for youth as well as for middle aged patients who are averse to using spectacles. Implantable Collamer Lenses (ICL) for correction of high refractive errors who would otherwise require thick spectacles is done here specially for those for whom spectacles are a contraindication for occupying certain posts of employment. The Pediatric Ophthalmology department also has dedicated Optometrists and Consultants treating disorders like Squint and Amblyopia or Lazy Eye , which are particular to children.
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Chaithanya Eye Hospital in association with Chaithanya Sight Foundation has been conducting Comprehensive Eye Health screening camps from 1997.Chaithanya sight foundation which is a charitable trust focused on community eye health has been working towards the elimination of blindness .The foundation in close association with the hospital has conducted over 515 camps free rural camps,In these camps 12875 Patients have been screened for various eye disease and 2575 surgeries are conducted free of charge.
Chaithanya Hospital in association with Chaithanya Sight Foundation has been conducting screening camps at schools to screen for vision problems and other childhood diseases.
In association with Help Age India, the Chaithanya Sight foundation is involved in providing free cataract surgeries for 1000 poor patients and this venture is ongoing
The doctors are very helpful and patient to hear our problems. It's one of the best eye hospitals in Kerala!! Since I don't live in Kerala anymore, wherever I am in the world I come back to Chaitanya for my eye check up since the past 10 years!! I even got my Lasik done there recently. The service is very good.Alexey Alexander01/04/2016