Sankara Nethralaya
Sankara Nethralaya
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Patient Service at Sankara Nethralaya
We offer both out-patient services and in-patient services at our hospitals. We have a dedicated team of Specialist Ophthalmologists, nursing staff, administrative staff and support staff to ensure that all our patients receive excellent treatment.
Out-patient services

Our Out-patient services work on all days except Sundays and festival holidays. A 24-hours emergency services function on all days throughout the year at our Main Hospital at No. 41 (old 18), College Road, Chennai 600 006. Depending on the nature of the problems, patients are diagnosed and treated as out-patients. However, if the treatment requires special procedures or surgeries, patients are advised of the facilities available and are counselled suitably. We have various sub specialties like cataract, cornea, glaucoma, neuro ophthalmology, squint and pediatric ophthalmology, retina, uvea, orbit & oculoplasty, ocular oncology and refractive surgery. We also have the departments of optometry , and contact lens, low vision clinic, and computer vision check services that go a long way in administering comprehensive eye care “for every patient” all under one roof.

Two attendants must accompany children below 12 years / physically handicapped patients.

In-patient services
We offer state of the art facilities and have 7 operation theatres equipped with latest equipment and trained dedicated personnel. Our in-patient facilities include 71 beds, which consists of deluxe rooms, A/C rooms, single or double occupancy and general wards. Trained ophthalmic nursing assistants provide twenty-four hour nursing care. Our in-patient services are fully supported by a drug counter and canteen facilities for the patients as well as their attendants.
Surgery scheduling Center

Our Surgery Scheduling Center helps patients by fixing appointments for those who require surgery.
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For surgery-related queries, you may contact Ms. Yasmeen Begum Mobile No: 9383572112

Appointments can be fixed through
In person - Meet your friendly counselor for appointment, priority appointment for surgery and appointment for LASIK (JKCN) and CATARACT.
Telephone : 044 – 42271500 / 28271616

E-mail: , , ( Lasik Appointment )

In case of difficulties:


Ms E Rajamani, DGM
Mobile - 9383572135

Mr Rajasekar S - JKCN
Mobile - 9383571499

Mr Hemanth Kumar B - CU SHAH
Mobile - 9383571704

Ms Bindu C - SN RA PURAM
Mobile - 9380297837


Ms Srimanti Chatterjee, In-charge, Patient Services
Mobile - 9903969415

Ms Muktha Chanda (Mukundapur & Rajarhat)
Mobile - 9163392271

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