Aravind Eye Hospital-Chennai
One of the major events held in commemoration of Dr. V’s birth centenary was the establishment of Aravind-Chennai in September 2017. The largest among all Aravind Eye Hospitals, Aravind-Chennai is a modern facility equipped with state-of-the-art diagnostic and treatment equipment. The facility also houses a section exclusively for the underprivileged, offering services for free or at steeply subsidised rates.
The physical environment and infrastructure developed at Aravind-Chennai, is a reflection of the values for which the organisation stand for – transparency, integrity, and compassionate care. The facility will serve as a centre of excellence in eye care service delivery, training eye care professionals and disseminating the latest and best practices in eye care.
In the year ending March 2022, Aravind-Chennai handled around 421,392 outpatient visits and performed 56,962 surgeries.
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Aravind Eye Hospital - Chennai
Emergency care is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Chief Medical Officer
CORNEA & REFRACTIVE SURGERY SERVICES
Chief Medical Officer
ORBIT, OCULOPLASTY & OCULAR ONCOLOGY & OCULAR PROSTHETIC SERVICES
PAEDIATRIC OPHTHALMOLOGY & ADULT STRABISMUS SERVICES
Specialty Clinics, Aravind-Chennai
Vision Centres, Aravind-Chennai
Vision centres are small, permanent facilities that provide eye care services to remote and rural communities. Manned by ophthalmic technicians, these telemedicine-assisted centres allow patients in rural areas to consult ophthalmologists at the base hospital, thus eliminating the need for patients to travel to hospital (unless more advanced treatment is needed).
Vision centres managed by Aravind Eye Hospital, Chennai:
News & Events, Aravind-Chennai
Aravind – Chennai, July 24 The CME hosted by Aravind-Chennai had eminent glaucoma specialists from Chennai like Dr. L. Vijaya, Sankara Nethralaya; Dr. Murali Ariga, Swami Eye Clinic and Surgicentre; Dr. M.R. Chitra, Regional Institute of Ophthalmology sharing insights on various topics such as childhood glaucoma, complications of tube surgeries, selective [...]
Aravind – Chennai, August 11 Aravind Eye Hospital, Chennai conducted an eye camp for the advocates and staff of Madras High Court. Honorable Chief Justice. Munishwar Nath Bhandari inaugurated the camp in the presence of Mr.Kamalanathan, President – Madras Bar Council Association, and Mr.Srinivasan, Secretary – Madras Bar Council Association. [...]
Aravind- Chennai, Tuesday, 12 April 2022 Aravind Eye Hospital, Chennai, in association with Indian Medical Association (IMA) and Indian Academy of Paediatrics (IAP), Kancheepuram district conducted the programme at Kancheepuram. It was attended by 39 members of IMA and IAP, majority of whom where paediatricians and general ophthalmologists. It was [...]
Aravind – Chennai, Thursday, 31 March 2022 Aravind Eye Hospital, Chennai opened its fifth and sixth vision centre at Korukkupet and Madhavaram respectively on April 12 and both the centres are funded by Rotary Club. Officials from the Rotary club of Madras East participated in the grand opening of the [...]
Aravind - Chennai, 06 - 12 March 2022 Glaucoma specialists and MLOPs along with the Admin team planned and arranged for an elaborate standee displays. Charts with awareness messages on glaucoma were exhibited at the glaucoma registration counter. Glaucoma awareness badge was worn by the team for the whole week. [...]
Aravind-Chennai, February 14 Aravind Eye Hospital, Chennai expanded its out-patient services with the inauguration of the second floor. The second floor spanning 40,000 square feet is the new home to the Retina and Vitreous Clinic; Glaucoma Clinic and Paediatric Ophthalmology and Squint Clinic. The new clinics were inaugurated by the [...]
Aravind-Chennai, Monday, 14 February 2022 Aravind-Chennai opened a state-of-the-art eye bank and the new facility was inaugurated by Dr. Venkatesh Prajna, Chief, Cornea and Refractive Surgery Services, Aravind-Madurai. The eye bank will be closely working with hospitals and community volunteers for harvesting corneas.
Aravind-Chennai, Monday, 14 February 2022 Aravind-Chennai opened an Ocular Prosthesis Unit and the facility was inaugurated by Dr. Usha Kim, Chief, Orbit & Oculoplasty Services, Aravind-Madurai.
Aravind, January 8 The central Housekeeping Department of Aravind Eye Care System conducted a garden competition in which all centres participated. With great enthusiasm, they shared pictures of their gardens set beautifully for the competition. Staff members were also given a chance to participate in the competition. They were given [...]
Manali Vision Centre
Name : Manali
Address : No. 7, Vimalapuram 3rd street, Manali, Chennai - 600 068
Phone : 044 25941497
Ennore Vision Centre
Name : Ennore
Address : No. 90, Kaveri Nagar, Kaththivakkam Highways, Ennore, Chennai - 600 057
Phone : 044 25751255
Puzhal Vision Centre
Name : Puzhal
Address : No. 72, Gandhi Main Road, Puzhal, Chennai - 600 066
Phone : 044 29993799
Cholavaram Vision Centre
Name : Cholavaram
Address : No. 10, PKC Complex, GNT Road, Cholavaram, Chennai - 600 067
Phone : 044 29990774
Korukkupet Vision Centre
Name : Korukkupet
Address : No. 4/1, Nagappan Street, Old Vannarapettai, Korukkupet, Chennai - 600 021
Phone : 044 25950095
Madhavaram Vision Centre
Name : Madhavaram
Address : No. 283, Vignesh Apartment, Shanmuga Sundaram Nagar, Bazaar Road, Madhavaram, Chennai - 600 060
Phone : 044 25530499