Department of Ophthalmology


International Leadership In Improving Health Through Innovation And Excellence In Ophthalmology.



To Train Our Students In The Field Of Ophthalmology, Contribute To Our Communities And Improve The Health Of Individuals And Populations Locally And Globally Through Discovery, Application And Communication Of Knowledge.



·        To eliminate needless blindness by providing quality service at reasonable prices for all.

·        Our eye care system supplements the government’s efforts in reducing the load and prevalence of blindness.

·        Using innovation to explore newer approaches to deepen the reach into the market.


·        Ophthalmology department is provided with spacious diagnostic premises for consultations, well equipped air conditioned Operation Theater, In-patient facility, Library, Office and Seminar Hall with CC TV.


·        MBBS



Regular two way interactive theory classes

Seminars at regular intervals

Internal Assessment Exams at regular intervals

Conducting multiple choice question pattern exams at regular intervals

All the above performances as per University Norms


Comprehensive Eye Care with computerized eye testing

Complete Diabetic Eye care screening

Ultra Sonography A scan of Eye

Glaucoma screening

Micro surgical Facility – Small incision cataract surgery

Community Ophthalmology

Computer Vision Clinic

Headache Clinic

Uvea screening & referral

Retina Diagnosis & Referral

Glaucoma Diagnosis & Referral


Comprehensive Eye Care

Intra Ocular Lens Implantation

Pterygium excision surgeries

Chalazion surgery

Lid tear repair


CME / Workshops Conducted:  Nil

Completed Research Projects:   Nil

Ongoing Research Projects:        Nil

Publications by the Teaching Faculty:  3

1. Clinical profile and yield of neuroimaging in papilledema

2. Randomized interventional comparing conjunctival autograft secured with sutures versus fibrin glue in primary Pterygium excision

3. Prognostic factors in pars plana vitrectomy for proliferative diabetic retinopathy

ICMR Student Project:  Nil

Awards Won by Faculty:   Nil                          

Awards Won by Student: Nil


Educate . Empower . Enlighten

Emergency Call : 93612 83664
Sankari Main Road (NH- 544),
Veerapandi Union, Salem- 636 308,
Tamil Nadu , India.
Phone: 0427- 2203000
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Fax: 0427- 2203030
BSL Lab Phone: 0427- 2203050

Working Hours

  • College: 8.00 AM- 4.00 PM
  • OPD: 8.30 AM- 3.30 PM
  • Casualty: 24 / 7