The aim of new centre is to offer one-stop-solution for all kinds of eye ailments to people of South Bengaluru
To counter the growing instances of eye related ailments in Karnataka and provide patients access to world class eye-care facilities, Dr. Agarwal’s Eye Hospital recently launched its super-speciality eye-care centre at Banashankari in Bengaluru. Upendra, Kannada matinee idol and superstar inaugurated the facility. The centre at Banashankari is equipped with advanced technology and the latest equipment provide comprehensive eyecare in a holistic manner.
This is Dr Agarwal’s 11th centre in Bengaluru, making it easily accessible to patients in South Bengaluru. The hospital will provide patients with 360-degree comprehensive eye-care under one roof. There are various services available at the centre which includes general ophthalmologist, cataract services, laser cataract surgery, retina and cornea services, glaucoma and orbit, refractive surgery, paediatric ophthalmology, optical and pharmacy, all made available to enhance patient experience while undergoing treatment for eye ailments.
Upendra along with Dr Ashvin Agarwal, Executive Director and Chief of Clinical Services, Dr Ravi, Regional Medical Director, Cataract Oculoplasty and Dr Nataraj, Head- Clinical Services, Dr. Agarwal’s Eye Hospital, Bengaluru, inaugurated the new state-of-the-art facility at Banashankari. The aim of the new centre is to offer one-stop-solution for all kinds of eye ailments to the people of South Bengaluru without having to travel across the city for quality eye-care. The chain of hospitals is on an aggressive expansion spree and plans to be present across key cities in Karnataka. Next phase of expansion will see Dr. Agarwal’s offer its services in Dharwad, Shimoga, Hassan and Davangere.
During the inauguration Upendra said, “I am excited to be here at Dr Agarwal’s Eye Hospital. They are one of the finest names in eye-care and its great to have them right here in South Bengaluru. Of all our senses, sight is the most critical one and we need to take utmost care of it. Also, I would like to take an opportunity to appeal to everyone to pledge to donate their eyes and give the gift of sight.”
Dr Ashvin Agarwal, Executive Director and Chief of Clinical Services, Dr Agarwal’s Eye Hospital, Bengaluru, “We are excited to bring the people of South Bengaluru this state-of-the-art eye care facility. Over the years, we have endeavoured to provide the best in class treatment and technology to our patrons at affordable costs. This centre will cater to the needs of the eye patients in the neighbourhood. We will continue to strive to bring the benefits of our clinical excellence to various parts of Karnataka.”
Dr Ravi said, “With the rise in screen time, pollution, sedentary lifestyle and unhealthy eating habits, eye related ailments are on the rise, having a dedicated facility for treating eye ailments is the need of the hour. We are happy to launch our 11th hospital in Bengaluru, which will provide the citizens access to global ophthalmology experts and other world class amenities under one roof. This hospital adheres to our commitment of offering outcome based high quality clinical care for our patients.”
Speaking at the event, Dr Nataraj said, “At Dr Agarwal’s Eye Hospital we are driven by our commitment to bring the latest technology and treatment to our patients. This new centre will provide the world-renowned clinical excellence of Dr Agarwal’s Eye Hospital to the people of South Bengaluru. Our roster of skilled ophthalmologists is unparalleled and we constantly embrace innovation to best serve our patients. We will continue to strive to make ourselves more accessible to our patients through our expansion efforts.”
Dr Agarwal’s Group of Eye Hospitals recently raised Rs 270 crore investment from Temasek, a global investment company headquartered in Singapore. This has helped the group develop robust plans focussing on marketing strategies, new technologies, and expansion with an aim to increase patient footfalls, and at the same time offer a wonderful experience to all.