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Annexe Hospital - JKCN

Jagadguru Kanchi Sri Chandrasekarendra Saraswathi Nethra Nilayam(JKCN)

Jagadguru Kanchi Sri Chandrasekarendra Saraswathi Nethra Nilayam(JKCN) is one of the Annexes of SANKARA NETHRALAYA situated at 21 Pycrofts Garden Road, Chennai – 6.

HTP Block: Comprising of six floors is exclusively for paying patients. There are 5 consultants Rooms and 6 work-up rooms. Optometrists, post graduates use the work-up rooms for preliminary examination of the patients. 3 consultants in the outpatient department and a physician care 250-300 patients per day.

Lasik wing is situated in 4th floor. The operation theatre, waiting halls, one consultant room, two refraction rooms and an investigation room with corneal topography, abberometer, pachymeter and specular microscopy are available in floor.

X-Ray department functions in this block catering to the needs of the patients of SN. A full time Radiographer and a part time Radiologist take care of the unit. An Optical shop is available to dispense glasses to the patients of JKCN. DBR room for lens measurement and SFC for Surgery Fixing Center.

Eight operation theatres are located in the first floor of this block. Four for anterior segment surgeries, four theaters for major complicated Vitreous-retinal surgeries. The 2nd , 3rd & 4th floor of this block. Comprises of Sixteen Air-conditioned rooms. 1 Deluxe A/C Room, non-Air conditioned 14 sharing rooms and 12 general ward beds totaling to 47 beds. 40 surgeries are performed everyday in the operation theaters.

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