Aravind Eye Hospital, Salem
As part of expanding eye care services to the needy, Aravind opened a tertiary centre in Salem in 2011. The hospital serves people from Salem, Namakkal, Dharmapuri and Krishnagiri. The 75 bed hospital sprawls an area of 42,000 sq.ft and provides all the speciality services in eye care. The hospital is an accredited teaching institution.
In the year ending March 2019, Aravind- Salem handled around 180,650 outpatient visits and performed around 21,470 surgeries.
Aravind Eye Hospital - Salem
Nethimedu, Salem - 636 002
Tamil Nadu, India
Emergency care is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Specialty Clinics, Aravind-Salem
Vision Centres, Aravind-Salem
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).
News & Events, Aravind-Salem
Aravind-Salem's first Vision Centre was opened at Ramakrishna Mission Charitable Dispensary on October 04, 2019. The centre was inaugurated by Mr. Mohan, Engineer, Civil - PWD, Salem in the presence of Dr. B. Manohar Babu, Swami. Yatatmanandar, Swami. Chitgadhanandha and the Swamijis of ashrama / dispensary. Swamiji explained the association [...]
Aravind honoured Dr. William B Stewart, a renowned Oculoplastic Surgeon, former Chair of the Department of Ophthalmology at California Pacific Medical Center, with the Dr. G. Venkataswamy Endowment Award. Dr. Stewart has a long-standing association with Dr. V and all its founding members. His visit to Aravind in the early [...]
Aravind’s 14th hospital and 7th secondary hospital was inaugurated at Kovilpatti by Mr. T. Lakshmi Narayanan, Retired IAS Officer on 29th September 2019. Dr. T.R. Dinakaran, Managing Director, Sri Ramalinga Mills, Aruppukottai; Tmt. Hamsapriya Srinivasan, Chennai; Mr. Everest Ramachandran, Kovilpatti; Prof. Dr. R. Perumalsamy, Pro-Chancellor, Noorul Islam University, Kanyakumari offered [...]
At Aravind-Salem, eye donation & Enuculation Procedure Model Exhibition was displayed in Basement corridor for creating awareness and nearly 1500 peoples visited the exhibition. All staff had worn the eye donation badges. Blind folded games and Drawing competitions were conducted to MLOPs and School children. All donors’ photos and their details [...]
Ramakrishna Mission Hospital Vision Centre
Name : Salem
Address : 15, Ramakrishna Road, Salem - 626 007
Phone : 0427-2319457, 4971602