1, Anna Nagar,
Madurai 625 020,
Phone: (0452) 435 6100
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ARAVIND EYE HOSPITAL - MADURAI
Inaugurated in 1976, Aravind Eye Hospital, Madurai has grown to accommodate 330 paying patients and 920 free patients. It serves a population of 26.7 million covering the districts, Dharmapuri, Salem, Namakkal, Perambalur, Nagapattinam, Trichy, Karur, Dindigul, Virudunagar, Sivaganga and Ramnad. Apart from this, the hospital receives patients from all over the country and also from other nations like Nigeria, Srilanka, Sultanate of Oman, Maldives and even USA. It has full-fledged super-specialty clinics including, Retina and Vitreous, Cornea, Glaucoma, IOL, Paediatric Ophthalmology, Neuro-ophthalmology, Uvea and Orbit and Oculoplasty, manned by highly-qualified specialists.
Aravind Eye Hospital, Madurai, is the headquarters for the Madurai Eye Bank Association, which receives eyeball donations from various institutions in India and from the USA.
Aravind-Madurai handled 946,138 outpatient visits and performed 142,404 surgeries from April 2011-March 2012.