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Academic Activities
 
The Under-Graduate students are posted thrice to the Dept of Ophthalmology during their Clinical Postings.
Clinical and Theory classes are regularly conducted for Under-Graduate students
Clinical Case Presentation is done daily by the students during their posting period.
They also attend Operation Theatres regularly and observe Ophthalmic Surgeries.
 
Departmental Activities
 
Apart from Out Patient Services, the Ophthalmic ward is available for admitting In-Patients.each unit is provided with ten beds.
 
Out Patient Services
 
Out Patient Procedures like Foreign body removal are carried out in the Out-Patient Department itself.
Outpatient services are available on all days and it includes Investigations and Treatment of eye ailments.
Refraction is done by an Optometrist daily.
All modern equipments like Auto-Perimeter, Auto-Refractometer and YAG Laser machine are available in the Out Patient Department.
Screening of Diabetic Retinopathy.
Screening of Glaucoma and treatment.
Refractive error corrections, etc.
Apart from Out Patient Services, the Ophthalmic ward is available for admitting In-Patients.each unit is provided with ten beds.
 

In patient Services

Major Surgeries done
Major Surgeries done
Phacoemulsification
Digital EEG machine
Small Incision Cataract Surgery
Anti-Glaucoma Surgery
Secondary IOL Implantation
Minor Surgeries done
     Pterygium excision
     Chalazion Surgery
     Lacrimal Sac Surgery
Out Patient Procedures like Foreign body removal are carried out in the Out-Patient Department itself.
Major Surgeries done
Phacoemulsification
Small Incision Cataract Surgery
Anti-Glaucoma Surgery
Secondary IOL Implantation
Minor Surgeries done
     Pterygium excision
     Chalazion Surgery
Lacrimal Sac Surgery
 
Other Activities of the Department
 
We have a departmental Library consisting of 100 Reference books used by staff and students.
We conduct C.M.Es for Under-Graduates, present papers at T.N.O.As and conduct Cornea Retrieval Trainings for staff and public.
CRRIs are posted to our department during their Internship for a period of two weeks.
We extend our services to other departments
Referral Services
Call Over Services
The Medicines are disposed to patients at the Pharmacist Counter
We work towards Vision 2020 to eliminate the causes of avoidable blindness like Cataract, Glaucoma, Childhood Blindness and Refractive Errors.
We educate the Paramedical students and staff about ocular hygiene, preventable blindness and corneal retrieval.
We issue Disability Certificates according to the nature of visual disability in percentage and enable them to get their benefits temporarily and permanently. We provide rehabilitative services.
We attend camps organized in various levels like Disability Camps, School Eye Screening Camps and N.G.Os Camps.
We educate school children and teachers on Ocular hygiene, Care of eye, Symptoms of diseases and Vitamin A deficiency.
We have three Primary Health Centres attached to our hospital from which primary level references are sent.
We receive references from Varumun Kappom Camps and Primary/Secondary level care areas.
 

Mission :

Blindness is a devastating physical condition with deep emotional and economic implications. The consequences affect not only the individual but also the family and the community. Our department is proud in aiming at working to prevent such avoidable blindness.


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