Chaithanya Eye Hospital & Research Centre, KERALA

Trivandrum, India
Chaithanya Eye Hospital & Research Centre, Trivandrum
  • City : Trivandrum - 695004
  • Phone no : +91 471 2447183
  • Email :, ,
  • No. of Hospital Beds : 31
  • No. of ICU Beds : 0
  • No. of Operating Rooms : 4
  • Payment Mode : Cash
  • Avg. International Patients : 928

International Recognitions & Collaborations

Specific Services for International Patients

  • Language capabilities Arabic, Dhivehi
  • Availability of international cuisines
  • Presence of a hotel / food court within hospital No
  • Facility for tele consultations for overseas patients Yes
  • Facility for video consultations Yes
  • Presence of a dedicated international desk Yes
  • Travel desk at the hospital Yes
  • Visa Assistance for international patients No
  • Appointment booking option in website Yes
  • Services for International Patients

    Airport pick up, ambulance services

Room Type & Facilities

  • Whether room options for separate by-stander stay available in the hospital premises No
  • Choices for accommodation for patients
    1. Executive VIP Room
    2. Executive Rooms
    3. Pay Wards AC
    4. Pay Wards Non-AC

Airport & Railway connectivity

Name Distance from Hospital
Nearest International Airport Trivandrum International Airport 7.8 km
Nearest Domestic Airport
Nearest Railway Station
Nearest Metro Station

Last Mile Connectivity

From Airport
Cab Services Train services Bus Other
From Railway Station
Cab Services Train services Bus Other

Hotels Near by

Name Class (stars) No. of Rooms Price Range Per Night (IN INR) Price Range Per Night (IN USD) Distance from the Hospital Link/ URL for direct booking
Hotel Gago Inn 0 0 50 M
Moti Mahal Hotel 0 0 1.5 Km
Hotel Ruby Arena Medical College 0 0 2 Km
Hilton Garden Inn 0 0 4.3 Km
SP grand Days 0 0 4.4 Km
Residency Tower 0 0 4.6 Km

Nearest Sight seeing

Nearest Sight seeing options Distance from the Hospital Address Local Transportation avalaible in the city( metro/bus/other etc.) Cab opeartors, tariffs and contact details of opeartors

Local Outing/ Avenues to meet daily needs

Local Market What is primarily sold in these markets Type of Restaurants available Nearest places of worship by religion

Qualifications and Specialities

Name of Doctor Qualification Speciality
Dr. Unnikrishnan Nair MS,DO,FRCS(GLAS),FMRF(SN),FVRS(AUS) Vitreo Retinal Services, Neuro Ophthalmology& Electro Diagnostics
Dr. Abraham Kurian MS,DO PaediatricOpthalmology&Strabismus, Occuplasty,Occular trauma
Dr. Minu Mathen DNB,MNAMS Cataract-Phaco Services &Refractive-Surgery
Dr. Manoj.S DNB,MNAMS,FICO,FRCS(GLAS) Vitreo Retinal Services, Neuro Ophthalmology& Electro Diagnostics
Dr. Meena Nair MS,DO,FGO Glaucoma
Dr. Thomas George DOMS,MS Glaucoma,Cataract-Phaco
Dr. Swapna Nair DO,FAICO,FRCS(GLAS) Cataract-Phaco Services ,Pediatric Opthalmology&Refractive-Surgery
Dr. Pradeep.GK MS,DO General Opthalmology
Dr. Iodine.R DO,DNB,FICO,FRCS General Opthalmology
Dr. Fazil.M.A Gaffoor MS Medical Retina, Uvea
Dr. Latha Iyoob DO,DNB Medical Retina, Uvea
Dr. Anil Krishnan DO Cataract& Ant Segment
Dr.Prashant Raphael MS,FIOO Orbit &Occuloplasty
Dr.Sreelekha.S MS,DNB,DO,FRCS(Glas) Medical Retina
Dr. Devendra Vijay Phalak MS,FVRS(LVPEI) Vitreo Retinal Services
Dr.Jain Sanika Abhay DNB,DOMS Medical Retina
Dr.Jose Paul MBBS,DA Consultant Anesthesiologist
Dr. Venusanku Pillai MBBS,DA Consultant Anesthesiologist
Dr.R.C Thampi MBBS,MD Consultant Physician

Specialty and Procedure

Specialty Major Procedures to be highlighted
Ophthalmology (Eye)

Chaithanya Eye hospital and Research Institute (CEHRI) is a super specialty hospital at Thiruvananthapuram committed to the care and treatment of eye diseases and disorders. To deliver its vision - Prevention of blindness, the Institute has been labouring and taking initiatives to reach each stratum of the society with quality eye care. Manned by highly qualified doctors, trained medical and para-medical staff, the Institute remains wedded to high ethical standards and state-of–the –art treatment techniques.

Recognizing that advancement in eye care can proceed only with a multifaceted approach, the institute strives to promote and provide superior patient care, outreach community programs for treatment and prevention of blinding diseases, educational activities for the future ophthalmic service providers and public and research activities culminating in advancements in treatment modalities . 

We, at Chaithanya believe in EMPOWERING EYE CARE by 


  • Giving Light
  • Protecting Vision
  • and Spreading Hope



CEHRI has expanded over the years with various specialties and departments, which are fully equipped with the state of art diagnostic and therapeutic tools. The specialty services include Cataract and Refractive surgery, Cornea, Vitreo-retinal services, Glaucoma, Paediatric Ophthalmology, Squint  and Orthoptics, Orbit and Oculoplasty, Uvea, Optometry, Ocular Trauma and Emergency, Neuro- ophthalmology, Low vision aids, contact lens services and Community ophthalmology. 


The hospital has a well run Pharmacy which caters to the needs of all our patients.