Ophthalmology department has been functioning at Lakshmi Hospital for many years under the able guidance of Dr. Rema Venugopalan and Dr. Manoj Vakil. Glaucoma clinic and cataract surgeries are being performed routinely in a well-equipped Eye OT



  • Routine eye check-up including refraction, computerized eye check-ups and glass prescriptions are done here.
  • Slit lamp examination using 90D, 78D lenses for anterior segment evaluation, retina evaluation and glaucoma evaluation are done here.
  • IOP monitoring using Schiotz tonometer and Applanation tonometer are available in the department.
  • Gonioscopic evaluation of angles, direct and indirect ophthalmoscopy is also done in the department.
  • Latest method of cataract surgery with no-stitch, no-injection technique and IOL implantation are routinely done with excellent results.
  • Pterygium excision with or without grafts are also done here.