The Eye Foundation, TamilNadu

Coimbatore, India
The Eye Foundation, Coimbatore
  • Address : Diwan Bahadur Rd, R S Puram West
  • City : Coimbatore - 641002
  • Phone no : +914224242000
  • Email :,
  • No. of Hospital Beds : 25
  • No. of ICU Beds : 0
  • No. of Operating Rooms : 5
  • Payment Mode : Credit Card, Cash (INR), Wire
  • Avg. International Patients : 5000

International Recognitions & Collaborations

Specific Services for International Patients

  • Language capabilities English
  • 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 No
  • Presence of a dedicated international desk Yes
  • Travel desk at the hospital No
  • Visa Assistance for international patients Yes
  • Appointment booking option in website Yes
  • Services for International Patients

    Airport Pick up

Room Type & Facilities

  • Whether room options for separate by-stander stay available in the hospital premises No
  • Choices for accommodation for patients

Airport & Railway connectivity

Name Distance from Hospital
Nearest International Airport Coimbatore International Airport 12
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
Dr. D. Ramamurthy MD Cataract and Refractive Surgery
Dr. Chitra Ramamurthy MD Cataract, Glaucoma & Refractive Surgery

Specialty and Procedure

Specialty Major Procedures to be highlighted

The Eye Foundation, Coimbatore is an ultra-modern eye care facility, founded by Dr. D. Ramamurthy. The Eye Foundation has a track record of nearly three decades, treating more than two million patients located in the districts of Coimbatore, Tirupur, Nilgiris, Erode, Pollachi and nearby areas. Always at the cutting edge of technology the institution has to its credit several firsts in the field of Ophthalmology in the country. It is situated at the heart of the city. The Eye Foundation was the first to introduce laser eye surgery both in laser refractive surgery as well as laser cataract surgery, which has greatly enhanced the precision of cataract operations. Our hospitals also comply to the NABH standards.