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Free Eye Surgeries performed as on 07/08/2014


To work towards freedom from preventable and curable blindness.


To provide unmatched eye care through a strong service oriented team.

  Super Specialty Eye Care

Over the years, we have become an institution that is known for affordable, super-specialty eye care, while firmly believing that increased accessibility to such services is the key to eliminating needless blindness in India.


  Community Outreach

The vision of Sankara was born from the need to provide quality eye care to everyone, regardless of socio-economic, religious, linguistic and geographical backgrounds.



An academic oriented teaching institute imparting training for DNB ophthalmology, Optometry and other Paramedical Ophthalmic Training programme.


  Sankara Eye Bank

In the 27 years since we started we have received hundreds of thousands of pledges from people all over India. Many of them continue to see the world, through another life. As one of our donors said, 'For me, sharing my eye, after my life is immortality.'


News & Events

Feb 03, 2014
Accredited by National Board of Examinations

Oct 17, 2013
BEST HEALTH CARE NGO 2013 - Awarded to Sankara Eye Care Institutions,India.

Sep 28, 2013
Dr Mahesh P Shanmugam - Awarded Dr Siva Reddy Gold Medal and Oration.

Sep 20, 2013
Customer Feedback

Sep 02, 2013
Don't miss Dr RV Ramani @ Vijay TV, Sep 3, 9 pm

Aug 29, 2013
Gift of Vision to over 2000 on a single day

Jul 27, 2013
Screening of Nursing professionals by Sankara Eye Hospital, Krishnankovil.

Jul 05, 2013
"Diabetic Retinopathy"-" Winning the battle"

Jun 30, 2013
Rotary Keratoprosthesis & Research Centre - Inaguration

Jun 21, 2013
Mr Virendra Sharma,Member of Parliment Ealing & South Hall invited

Jun 21, 2013
Rotary Club of Udumalapet - Invitation

Jun 13, 2013
Support in UK to Eradicate Curable Blindness in India

Apr 15, 2013
We have performed one million free cataract surgeries.

Oct 18, 2012
Gift of Vision - Community Outreach Performance

Oct 11, 2012
World Sight Day 2012 Clay Modeling Workshop

Oct 08, 2012
Ibis and Novotel Bengaluru Tech Park joins the Gift of Vision Program

Sep 23, 2012
Primary DNB Applicants in Ophthalmology

Jul 21, 2012
Sankara Eye Care Institutions awarded the Shri Dharmsey Nansey Oman Award by Vision 2020 India

Mar 16, 2012
Sankara Eye Hospital to be established in Uttar Pradesh

Mar 08, 2012
Team Sankara - Bangalore - Marching Towards 5th Year

Feb 23, 2012
Winner of S R Jindal Prize - 2011

Jul 15, 2014
Sankara Work featured on adsoftheworld

Jun 18, 2014
Sankara Eye Hospital World Blood Donor Day

May 02, 2014
Vijeyendra Saraswathi Sankaracharya of Kanchi

Apr 16, 2014
Sankara Eye Hospital Guntur

Apr 09, 2014

Apr 07, 2014
Nirmal Ashram Eye Institute

Apr 07, 2014
Gift of Vision @ Rudraprayag

Apr 07, 2014
Sankara Eye Hospital, Ludhiana

Apr 07, 2014
Sankara college of optometry page

Mar 26, 2014
State Conference Posters on World Optometry Day

Mar 25, 2014
Sankara First Eye hospital to win prestigious IMC

Jan 28, 2014
Sankara Medical Excellence Award

Jan 21, 2014
India's first BrailleFlag

Jan 11, 2014
Sankara Kanpur Inaguration

Jan 02, 2014
Annual Day Celebrations

Dec 17, 2013
Bhojraj Chanrai Sankara Eye Hospital in Mumbai

Dec 12, 2013
Paedisight — Workshop on Paediatric Optometry

Nov 12, 2013
Vocational Excellence award to Dr Sudhakar Potti

Oct 27, 2013
Sankara wins Awards at State Opthalmic Society

Oct 15, 2013
Sankara Eye Bank Inaguration @ Ludhiana

Jul 21, 2013
"Cornea Update" At Nirmal Eye Institute.

Jul 08, 2013
Paediatric Programme

Jul 05, 2013
"Diabetic Retinopathy"-" Winning the battle"

Jun 09, 2013
AIM Emmetropia - CME on Refractive Surgery, Shimog

Jun 06, 2013
SECI - Millionth Free Eye Surgery Celebration @ UK

Jun 03, 2013
World Retinoblastoma Week Celebrations

Jun 03, 2013
Inauguration of Ocular Prosthesis Department

Managed Hospitals

Upcoming Hospitals

  • Jodhpur