Dr. Shankar MBBS, DOMS, the Director of the Hospital, has decided to provide complete ophthalmic care to patients based on his qualifications and experience. Hence, he established the organization in 1985 as Shankar’s Eye Clinic.
Dr. Sherly Shankar, w/o Dr. Shankar & the Dy. Director, supports him for the entire operation of the hospital. In order to provide excellent eye care and for enhancing quality of service, Shankar’s Eye Hospital has an in-house pharmacy and an optical shop for the patients.
Hospital was a small eye clinic back in 1985 and the hospital today offers its unique services for eye diseases including corneal transplantation and Retinal Surgery.
In the past 31 years, Shankar’s Eye Hospital has grown into the No.1 in the field of eye care assuring International standards of ISO 9001:2008. Over the years, it has evolved into a sophisticated center dedicated to compassionate service for sight. Today Shankar’s Eye Hospital serves as a model for others in this segment and has become the leading eye care center in Kollam District.
Shankar's Eye Hospital is an NABH (National Accreditation Board for Hospitals) accredited Entry Level Eye Hospital offering a wide range of comprehensive eye care services.
Shankar’s Eye Hospital renders comprehensive eye care through excellent teamwork, earnest effort, exclusive service with commitment and the eagerness to introduce ultra-modern technology and treatment procedures.
Shankar’s Eye Hospital extends eye treatment to Central Government approved ECHS (cash less insurance for ex-service men), BSNL employees and RSBY health care card members.
Our Core Values
Trust– Honest and open communication with patients, by standers and the staff.
Teamwork – Recognizing the contribution of all the staff members which requires sacrifice for the benefit of the patient.
Co-operation – Maintain good co-operation between patients, by standers, staff members and with other organizations to wipe out blindness throughout the region.
Integrity – Honesty, fairness and self-scrutiny in every service delivery we do to protect overall safety, confidentiality and privacy.
Our Staff Members Who Take Careof You
The Doctors who work with Shankar's Eye Hospital all are experts in their respective fields. They are trained in India and abroad in the various departments and sub departments of eye care and treatments. Their commitment, dedication and support form the backbone of the organization and the secret of success in making us leaders in the field of eye care in Kollam District.
Our Charity Work
We organize free eye testing and cataract surgery camps and school vision screening camps as a part of charity and social commitment.