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's 82nd Vision Centre was inaugurated at Mecheri by Ln. Mr. K. Ramasamy, Past President, Lions Club of Mecheri. The centre is managed by Aravind-Salem. Dr. B. Manohar Babu, Chief Medical Officer, Aravind-Salem; Mr.Raghupathy, Ex-Counsellor and president of Mecheri Silk Sarees Manufacturing association, Mecheri; Mr.Baskar, Retd., Electrical Engineer Powergrid Corp., [...]
Dr. G. Venkataswamy Memorial Award has been instituted in memory of Dr. G. Venkataswamy, Founder, Aravind Eye Hospitals, who made enduring contributions to the world of ophthalmology. The award recognizes and honors individuals, who through their work have significantly contributed towards the goal of eliminating needless blindness in the community. Aravind, this year honored Dr [...]
Gearing up for the days to come Salem along with Chennai, Madurai and Coimbatore, is one of the hot spot districts identified by the Ministry of Health, Govt. of India in the spread of COVID-19. On a normal day, Aravind Eye Hospital, Salem caters to 550 patients. Now, amid the [...]
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