PBMA's H. V. Desai Eye Hospital, Pune, Maharashtra

Pune, India
Website: www.hvdeh.org
PBMA's H. V. Desai Eye Hospital, Pune
  • Address : Katraj-Hadapsar Bypass Rd, Tarawade Vasti, Mohammed Wadi
  • City : Pune - 411060
  • Phone no : +917276185145 / +912026974101
  • Email : desaieyehospital@hvdeh.org,
  • No. of Hospital Beds : 95
  • No. of ICU Beds : 0
  • No. of Operating Rooms : 6
  • Payment Mode : Credit Card, Cash (INR), Wire
  • Avg. International Patients : 0

International Recognitions & Collaborations

Specific Services for International Patients

  • Language capabilities English, Hindi, Marathi
  • Availability of international cuisines


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

Room Type & Facilities

  • Whether room options for separate by-stander stay available in the hospital premises Yes
  • Choices for accommodation for patients

Airport & Railway connectivity

Name Distance from Hospital
Nearest International Airport Pune International Airport 16
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

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
Col. Dr. V P Andurkar MBBS, MD Physician
Air. Cmd.Dr. S.D. Kulkarni MBBS,DCG,MD, Pediatrician
Dr. Rahul deshpande M.B.B.S.,D.O.M.S.,D.N.B. Cataract and Oculoplasty
Dr. Sonal Chaugule M.B.B.S., M.S. Oculoplasty and Ocular Oncology
Dr. Sucheta Kulkarni M.B.B.S & D.O.M.S.,D.N.B Medical Retina
Dr. Kuldeep Dole M.B.B.S. & M.S., M.Sc.(CEH) Cataract
Dr. Ashwini Gaikwad M.B.B.S., DOMS Medical Retina
Dr Nikhil Beke M.B.B.S., M.S. Vitro Retina
Dr Vimal Parmar M.B.B.S., DOMS, M.S. Vitro Retina
Dr. Smriti Misra M.B.B.S., M.S. Vitro Retina
Dr. Nikhil Rishikeshi M.B.B.S., D.O.M.S. Paediatric Ophthal.
Dr. Mahesh Thikekar M.B.B.S., M.S. Paediatric Ophthal.
Dr. Anukul Dixit M.B.B.S., M.S. Paediatric Ophthal.
Dr. Vidya Chelerkar M.B.B.S. & M.S. & DNB Glaucoma
Dr. Kalyani V.K.S M.B.B.S., M.S. Glaucoma
Dr. Shilpa Joshi Cornea and Keratoplasty
Dr. Rasika Thakur M.B.B.S., DOMS Cornea and Keratoplasty
Dr. Mukesh Paryani M.B.B.S., D.N.B. Lasik and Implant Contact Lens
Dr. Atul Hegade M.B.B.S., D.O.M.S. Cataract and Medical Retina
Dr. Khurshed Bharucha M.B.B.S., M.S. Cataract
Dr.Anuprita Gandhi M.B.B.S., D.N.B. Cataract
Dr. Varsha Mangiraj M.B.B.S., D O, D.N.B. Cataract
Dr. Sheetal Dharmadhikari M.B.B.S. , M.S. Cataract
Dr. Rohit Kumar M.B.B.S., MD (Aneas) Anaesthetist
Dr. Niraj Nalawade M.B.B.S., MD (Aneas) Anaesthetist

Specialty and Procedure

Specialty Major Procedures to be highlighted

PBMA's H. V. Desai Eye Hospital, is the project of - The Poona Blind Men's Association {PBMA), a charitable organization, working for socio-economic rehabilitation of the blind since 1960. The hospital is based at Pune, Maharashtra, is committed to provide eye care, with quality and equity, without discrimination between free and paying patients, since the year 2000. The catchment area of the hospital is 8 districts of Maharashtra. 

lt is a comprehensive eye care institute, with reach out, postgraduate and paramedical education facilities along with a strong research component. We are a favored skill transfer center for Government of lndia and other eye surgeons across the country and training, education hub for DNB Ophthalmology and degree, diploma and certificate courses are available for optometrists. The Hospital has excellence in service delivery and has a team of experienced expert eye surgeons performing Topical, Toric, and Multifocal Phaco surgery with foldable lenses, Squint Correction, Glaucoma, Keratoplasty, Vitrectomy and Oculoplasty, Lasik surgery. 

It also performs various laser procedures for medical retina and glaucoma. It has special services for Pediatric Eye Care & ROP Management for premature babies. Presently we are mentoring 11 hospitals (4 from Gujarat, 2 Andhra Pradesh, 1 Madhya Pradesh and 4 from Maharashtra) for quality & capacity building through Seva Foundation, Berkeley, California. We are also mentoring ROP services at 5 districts with Government of Maharashtra. PBMA's H. V. Desai Eye Hospital, Pune has an expertise of performing High Quality 38,000 Eye surgeries annually. Since commencement of the project, has examined 46.31 lakhs patients in OPD and performed around 5.36 lakhs eye surgeries, of which 6O% are free. Last year we have performed 32,588 eye surgeries out of which 16,100 eye surgeries were performed free of charge and examined 4.69 lakhs cases.