Sankara Nethralaya

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    About Sankara Nethralaya

    • Established in Chennai, India in 1978, Shankra Netralya is a leading eye care centre renowned for its comprehensive ophthalmic services.
    • Founded with a vision to provide exceptional eye care, Shankra Netralya has a rich history of delivering top-quality treatments since its inception.
    • Sankara Nethralaya receives patients from India and abroad, it serves around 1500 patients per day, performing over 100 surgeries per day. 
    • Apart from receiving patients from all over the country, Sankara Nethralaya renders service to international patients including the US, UK, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Afghanistan, Kenya, Nigeria, and South Africa, among other countries; and the Middle East including UAE and Oman.
    • Sankara Nethralaya was rated among the top four ophthalmic institutions worldwide in 2020 by Newsweek, and it is a NABH accreditation. 
    • With a team of highly skilled ophthalmologists, surgeons, and support staff, Shankra Netralya is dedicated to delivering personalised care to each patient which include wide range of eye treatments, including cataract surgery, corneal transplantation, LASIK procedures, glaucoma management, paediatric eye care, and more.
    • Shankra Netralya takes pride in its state-of-the-art facilities and advanced technology, which enable precise diagnoses and effective treatment outcomes.

    Areas of Excellence at Sankara Nethralaya

    • Specs Removal / LASIK
    • Contoura Vision
    • Bladeless Femto LASIK
    • ICL (Implantable Collamer Lens) – Spherical & Toric
    • SBK LASIK with Custom Q
    • SBK (Thin Flap) LASIK
    • Aspheric LASIK
    • Standard LASIK
    • Refractive Lens Exchange
    • Surface Ablation Procedures
    • SMILE
    • ICL
    • Cataract
    • Glaucoma Drainage Valves
    • Glaucoma Surgery
    • Glaucoma lasers
    • Visual Fields Analysis
    • Cyclodestructive Procedures
    • Corneal Transplant Surgery (PK – Penetrating Keratoplasty)
    • Lamellar Corneal Transplants (DALK, DSEK, DMEK)
    • Corneal Collagen Crosslinking (C3R)
    • Keratoconus Treatment
    • Intacs and Intra Corneal Rings
    • Keratoprosthesis
    • Pterygium surgery
    • Amniotic Membrane Transplant
    • Dry eye treatments
    • Retinal Detachment Surgery
    • Diabetic Retinopathy Treatment
    • Retinal Lasers
    • Retinopathy of Prematurity
    • Hypertensive Retinopathy
    • Retina Vascular diseases
    • Retinal holes
    • Retinal and macular degenerations
    • Eye Ultrasound
    • Cryo Procedures
    • Intravitreal Injections/ Anti-VEGF
    • Retinal Angiography
    • OCT Imaging
    • Vitrectomy Procedures
    • Pediatric Ophthalmology & Squint
    • Oculoplasty & Cosmetic Enhancements
    • NasoLacrimal Duct Blockage (NLD Block)
    • Watering Eye Treatment Procedures
    • Ptosis (drooping eyelids)
    • Ectropion / Entropion (out-turned/in-turned)
    • Botox/ fillers
    • Eyelid Reconstruction Surgery
    • Eye socket reconstruction
    • Orbital implants and artificial eye
    • Ocular tumour
    • Enucleation/ Evisceration
    • Neuro Ophthalmology

    Location & Accessibility

    • Situated in Chennai, Sankara Nethralaya, is reachable from all parts of the city with multiple options like online cab services and Taxi on call. 
    • Airport: 25 minutes drive from Chennai International Airport, Chennai.
    • The hospital is located close to many hotels and guest houses.

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