Bangalore has been one of the most developed cities in the country. With the best health care
facilities, it has emerged as the major sector for eye care and eye related diseases. Following are
the top 10 eye care hospitals in the city.
1. Narayana Nethralaya
The Sankara Nethralaya is a dedicated charitable hospital for eye care. It was founded in the year
1976. It has been awarded the best managed charitable organization in India. It boasts of more
than 1000 employees and serves 1200 patients per day, performing 100 surgeries per day. It is
one the first institutes that implemented electronic medical record facility for all its in-patient and
OPD patients. It specializes in cataract and IOL surgeries with the replacement of eye lenses.
Almost 90% of the surgeries are done free of cost at this center. Premium IOLs like Aspheric
IOL, Aspheric-with-blue light filtering IOLs, Toric IOLs and Multifocal IOLs are available at
2. Karthik Netralaya
The Karthik Netralaya was established in the year 1980. Since then, over the years it has evolved
as the best facility with world class modern tertiary eye care. It has a custom designed
infrastructure and highly developed technologies that work with a group of highly skilled eye
specialists to ensure patient satisfaction. Each department has specialized clinics dedicated to
itself. The departments present at the institute are Cataract microsurgery, Refractive services,
Cornea services, Vitreo-Retinal services, Glaucoma services, Squint and pediatric
ophthalmology, vision therapy, and custom contact lenses. The institute recently installed a
Topography guided LASIK that will further enhance its growth in the healthcare industry.
3. Dr. Agarwals eye hospital
Dr.Agarwal`s Eye Hospital was founded by Dr.J.Agarwal in the year 1994. But his family has
been known to be in this profession for the last 50 years. The hospital has become one of the
front runners in reference to medical advancement in the field of Ophthalmic care. The Hospital
conducts its own training, research and development programs in order to generate an awesome
team of highly skilled Ophthalmic specialists and surgeons, to assist in its growth plans. This
chain of ophthalmic care has over 70 branches in 11 countries. The center specialises in cataract,
Glaucoma, Laser correction, Cornea and Refractive, Retina, Squint, Pediatric ophthalmology,
neuro ophthalmology, Uvea, Optic and Oculoplasty.
4. Sunayana Eye Hospital
Sunayana Eye Hospital is a modern Super Specialty ISO 9001-2008 certified eye Hospital
located that was founded in 1992. It aims to provide quality eye care at an affordable price. The
hospital is managed by a team of well qualified and highly experienced doctors to handle
different types of the eye problems. The hospital offers outpatient, inpatient, surgical, laser
treatment facilities and in-house optical shop, Pharmacy and all types of eye care. Under its
speciality center it provides several services like cataract services, Refractive surgery, Glaucoma
services, Oculoplasty, Vitreo-retinal services, and pediatric ophthalmology.
5. Devi Eye Hospital
The Devi eye hospital was founded in 1994. Over the period of more than 20 years it aims at
providing healthcare in ophthalmology with quality and well trained and well equipped doctors.
It believes in the concept of providing health care with the help of the latest technologies. The
institute specializes in providing the best care in the city for cataract and Lasik treatment. The
main focus is given to the treatment of Glaucoma through surgery. It also treats the simple
distortions caused by the size and shape of the lens and the retina. It also has the facility of Lasik
for corneal treatment.
6. Vasan Eye Care Clinic
The Vasan Healthcare Group is one the most reputed company in the healthcare sector. The
chain of Vasan Eye Care Hospital is the world’s largest network of over 170 hospitals in India
and abroad, The first healthcare facility was established in 1947 and the first eye care facility in
2002. It has more than 750 Ophthalmologists and over 7500 service staff to run the facility. All
Vasan Eye Care hospitals are well-equipped with state-of-the-art surgical and diagnostic
equipment, Sterile operation theatres and total productivity systems with emphasis on patient
satisfaction. It has the maximum number of Zyoptix laser in India, with highly trained
professional for the same. In its constant endeavour to make the patients see without glasses, it
has introduced and performed a maximum number of ICL Intacs.
7. Sankara Eye Hospital
Sankara Eye Care Institutions is a group of 11 eye hospitals comprising a team of 125 doctors,
600 paramedical professionals, 275 support staff. Its major aim is towards the treatment of
preventable and curable blindness. The foundation was laid by the Sri Kanchi Kamakoti Medical
Trust in 1982. It also carries out several community outreach program to educate people about
the donation of an eye and the latest technologies that are helpful in treating blindness. It
provides special services like cornea and refractive services, Vitreo-Retinal services, Glaucoma
services, IPerfect LASIK laser services, pediatric ophthalmology and Strabismus, Ocularistry
and Ocular oncology. It also has the WaveLight Ex500 Excimer Laser System.
Nethradhama Super Speciality Eye Hospital is the first eye hospital in India to be accredited and
reaccredited by National Accreditation Board for Hospitals & Healthcare providers (NABH), a
constituent board of Quality Council of India which focuses on “Patient safety and Quality of
Care”. It is also the first hospital in India to be certified for the ISO 9001:2008 standards. It also
manages the Shraddha Eye Care Trust, which is a 90 bedded Charitable Eye Hospital that
provides eye care to many economically under- privileged patients. It also has many latest
technologies that facilitate cataract surgery and other treatment through technologies like
collagen binding and PALK, and ARMD.
9. Navashakthi Nethralaya
Navashakthi Nethralaya is a world-class super speciality eye hospital equipped with the latest
technology and designed to deliver quality, clean, modern, efficient eye care to patients with
state of the art technology operated by highly experienced doctors from premier institutes like
AIIMS. It provides services like Cataract lens surgery, Corneal Transplant, Glaucoma, Vision
rehabilitation, pediatric ophthalmology and LASIK surgery. Seamless transfer of information is
ensured by diligent documentation and monitoring of electronic medical records in the HIS
(Hospital information System).
10. Dr. Sailaja’s Super Speciality Eye Hospital
The hospital has an efficient and qualified team of experienced professionals, whose services and
treatments can be availed by the patients at a most affordable fee. The institute provides special
services in terms of cataract, glaucoma, Retina, squint, migraine management, LASIK surgeries,
optometric and computer vision syndrome. The hospital also has the facility of Tonometry and