L. V. Prasad Eye Institute (LVPEI),

Hyderabad, India
L. V. Prasad Eye Institute (LVPEI), Hyderabad
  • Address : Kallam Anji Reddy Campus , L V Prasad Marg, Banjara Hills,
  • City : Hyderabad - 500034
  • Phone no : +91-40-30612610
  • Email : sjbala@lvpei.org/communications@lvpei.org,
  • No. of Hospital Beds : 38
  • No. of ICU Beds : 5
  • No. of Operating Rooms : 9
  • Payment Mode : card, cash, wire
  • Avg. International Patients : 1100
Accreditations

International Recognitions & Collaborations

Abbott Medical Optics, USA
Adventus Technology Inc., USA
Aidmatrix Foundation, Inc (i2 Foundation), USA
Alcon, USA
AMO Groningen BV, The Netherlands
Allergan, USA
Arabian Healthcare LLC, UAE
Association for the Blind, Malaysia
B P Koirala Institute of Health Sciences, Nepal
Bartimeus, The Netherlands
Bausch & Lomb, USA
BHP Billiton, Australia
Brien Holden Vision Institute, Australia.
BRISC CARR Group Limited, Canada
Bristol Eye Bank, Bristol Eye Hospital, UK
Cambridge University, UK
Canadian International Development Agency, Canada
Carl Zeiss, Germany
Case Western Reserve University, USA.
Centre for Eye Research & Technology, Australia.
Centre for Sight General Hospital, Sri Lanka
Centre of Excellence in Molecular Biology, Pakistan.
Champalimaud Foundation, Portugal.
Children’s Hospital of Florida, USA
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, USA
Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Christoffel Blindenmission, Germany.
Cicendo Eye Hospital, Indonesia
Combat Blindness Foundation, USA
College of Biomedical and Life Sciences, Cardiff University, UK.
City University - Division of Optometry & Visual Science, London. 
Dr Wahidin Sudiro Husodo General Hospital, Indonesia
Duke University Eye Centre, North Carolina, USA.
Eyesight International, Canada
Flaum Eye Institute, University of Rochester Medical Center, USA. 
Flinders University, Australia. 
Fred Hollows Foundation, Australia
Good – Life Co, USA / Finland
Harvard University, USA
Institute Salah Azaiz, Tunisia 
International Agency for Prevention of Blindness, UK
International Association for Contact Lens Educators, Australia
International Center for Eye Care Education, Australia.
International Federation of Eye & Tissue Banks, USA
Indiana University School of Optometry, Bloomington, USA. 
Islamia Eye Hospital, Bangladesh
Johns Hopkins University, USA
John Hunter Hospital, New South Wales, Sydney, Australia.
Jules Stein Eye Institute, University of California, USA.
Kenyatta National Hospital, Nairobi, Kenya.
Latter-day Saint Charities, USA
Lighthouse International, USA
Lions Eye Institute, Australia
Lions International, USA
London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, UK
Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Medical Lab, USA
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Dept of Cognitive Science, USA.
Mayo Clinic, USA. 
Moorfields Eye Hospital, UK 
National Institute of Ophthalmology & Hospital, Bangladesh
National Institute of Sensory Organs, Japan 
National Institutes of Health, National Eye Institutes, US)
New York Eye & Ear Infirmary, New York, USA
Northwestern University, USA
Ohio State University, USA. 
Operation Eyesight Universal, Canada
Optometry Giving Sight, Australia
ORBIS International, USA / India
Pakistan Institute of Community Ophthalmology, Pakistan
Queensland University of Technology, Australia
Queen Elizabeth Diamond Jubilee Trust (QEDJT) UK
Rotary International, USA
Santen Inc, USA
Service de Biologie, Cinique Institute, Salah Azaiz, Tunisia
SightLife, USA 
Sightsavers, UK
Singapore Eye Research Institute, Singapore.
Stanford Graduate School of Business, USA
SUNY School of Optometry, USA
Schepens Eye Research Institute, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School.
Tel Aviv University, Israel
Thadikonda Research Foundation, Inc, USA.
The Cooperative Research Center for Eye Research & Technology, Australia
The Hadley School for the Blind, USA
The Tun Hussein On National Eye Hospital and the Malaysian
Tufts University of Medicine, USA
The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists (RANZCO)
University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
University of Aberdeen, UK
University of California, San Diego, USA.
University of California Berkeley School of Optometry, Berkeley,USA.
University of Campinas, Brazil. 
University of Florida, USA 
University of Heidelberg, Germany
University of Houston College of Optometry, Houston,USA.
Dept of Ophthalmology, University of Kentucky, Lexington KY, USA.
University of Iowa, USA. 
University of Melbourne, CERA, Australia
University of Melbourne, CERA, Australia
University of Miami, Bascom Palmer Institute, USA. 
University of Nairobi, Kenya
University of Nebraska Medical Center,USA. 
University of New South Wales, School of Optometry and Vision Science, Australia
University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
University of Sheffield, Sheffield South York. 
University of Nottingham, UK
University of Ottawa, Canada
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, USA. 
University of Sao Paolo, Brazil. 
University of South Carolina, USA
University of Toronto, Canada
University of Iowa, USA. 
Vanderbilt University, USA
Wellcome Trust, UK.
Wharton School (University of Pennsylvania), USA
William Beaumont Hospital, USA
Wills Eye Hospital, USA. 
World Diabetes Foundation, Denmark
World Health Organization, Switzerland.
Yangon Eye Hospital, Myanmar


Specific Services for International Patients

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

    Not Provided

  • 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 No
  • Appointment booking option in website Yes
  • Services for International Patients

    Airport pick up by the concerned hotels on prior intimation of flight arrival details. No ambulance service - need to depend on private service providers.

Room Type & Facilities

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

    Available in the deluxe surgical package

Airport & Railway connectivity

Name Distance from Hospital
Nearest International Airport Rajiv Gandhi International Airport, Shamshabad 36.8 km
Nearest Domestic Airport Rajiv Gandhi International Airport 36.8 km
Nearest Railway Station Nampally Railway Station/Secunderabad Railway station 12.3 km/14.9 km
Nearest Metro Station

Last Mile Connectivity

From Airport
Cab Services Train services Bus Other
Yellow Cabs – +91-40-4646 4646 – Rs. 15/km – http://www.yellowcabshyd.com/ City Bus Prepaid taxi, Auto
From Railway Station
Cab Services Train services Bus Other
Orange Cabs – 4422 4422 – Rs 14/km – http://www.orangecabs.com Cosy Cabs – 41288888 – Rs. 20/km – http://www.cosycabs.in/ City Bus, Local Bus Services Taxi, Auto

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
Taj?Krishna 5 261 Rs.8500-Rs.100000 $142-$1667 8.7 km http://tajhotels.com/luxury/Grand-Palaces-And-Iconic-Hotels/Umaid-Bhawan-Palace-Jodhpur/Luxury/City-Hotels/Taj-Krishna-Hyderabad/Overview.html
Minerva grand 0 0 Rs.2799-Rs.6500 $47-$108 7.7 km http://minervagrand.com/Banjara/premier1.html#
Ellaa Hotels 5 117 Rs.3854-Rs.18783 $64-$313 8.8 km http://ellaahotels.com/home.php
Radisson Hyderabad Hitec City 5 202 Rs.3732-Rs.6302 $62-$105 8.2 km http://radisson.com/hyderabad-hotel-ap-500032/indrdhc
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Hyderabad Gachibowli 3 232 Rs.4772-Rs.7954 $80-$133 2.6 km http://ihg.com/holidayinnexpress/hotels/us/en/hyderabad/hydhy/hoteldetail
Pearl Inn 3 65 Rs.2998-Rs.3793 $50-$63 4.6 km http://pearlhyderabad.in/
Lemon Tree Premier, HITEC City, Hyderabad 4 267 Rs.4956-Rs.9238 $83-$154 3.1 km http://lemontreehotels.com/Lemon-tree-premier/hyderabad/hotel-hyderabad.aspx
Novotel Hyderabad Convention Centre 5 287 Rs.4956-Rs.13521 $83-$225 6 km http://novotelhyderabad.com/

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
Charminar 19.5 km Near Musi River Local Bus, City Bus, Taxi, Auto Orange Cabs – 4422 4422 – Rs 14/km – http://www.orangecabs.com
Qutub Shahi Tombs 7.9 km Toli Chowki Tourist Buses, Local Bus, City Bus, Taxi, Auto Yellow Cabs – +91-40-4646 4646 – Rs. 15/km – http://www.yellowcabshyd.com/
Golconda Fort 9.3 km Allbert Victor Road Tourist Buses, Local Bus, City Bus, Taxi, Auto Cosy Cabs – 41288888 – Rs. 20/km – http://www.cosycabs.in/

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
Basheerbagh Jewellery, Textiles, Handicrafts, Footwear, Readymade, General goods Indian, European, Chinese, Continental, Beverages, Fast food, Cafe Temple – Ashtalakshmi Temple Sanghi Temple Mosque - Mecca Masjid
Begum Bazaar Brassware shops, Commodity center Indian, Mediterranean, Chinese, Asian, Italian, Fast food joints, Café, Pubs, Bakery Temple – Chilkur Balaji Temple Birla Temple Mosque – Jama Masjid
M.G.Road complex Imitation jewellery stores, Stationery, paper, tailoring materials, wool and threads Indian, Chinese, European, Continental, Multi – cuisine, Mughlai, Tandoori, Beverages, Fast food Temple – Darbar Maisamma Temple Katta Maisamma Temple

Qualifications and Specialities

Name of Doctor Qualification Speciality
Dr. Somasheila Murthy Cornea & Anterior Segment
Dr. Bhupesh Bagga Cornea & Anterior Segment
Dr. Sayan Basu Cornea & Anterior Segment
Dr. Sunita Chaurasia Cornea & Anterior Segment
Dr. Prashant Garg Cornea & Anterior Segment
Dr. Pravin V Krishna Cornea & Anterior Segment
Dr. R Muralidhar Cornea & Anterior Segment
Dr. Varsha Rathi Cornea & Anterior Segment
Dr. C Jagadesh Reddy Cornea & Anterior Segment
Dr. Virender S Sangwan Cornea & Anterior Segment
Dr. Mukesh Taneja Cornea & Anterior Segment
Dr. K Madhavi Latha Cornea & Anterior Segment
Dr. Pravin V Krishna Bausch & Lomb Contact Lens Centre
Dr. Varsha Rathi Bausch & Lomb Contact Lens Centre
Dr. Pravin V Krishna Cataract & Refractive Surgery Services
Dr. Bhupesh Bagga Cataract & Refractive Surgery Services
Dr. Prashant Garg Cataract & Refractive Surgery Services
Dr. R Muralidhar Cataract & Refractive Surgery Services
Dr. Somasheila Murthy Cataract & Refractive Surgery Services
Dr. Varsha Rathi Cataract & Refractive Surgery Services
Dr. C Jagadesh Reddy Cataract & Refractive Surgery Services
Dr. Sayan Basu Cataract & Refractive Surgery Services
Dr. Mohammad Javed Ali Ocular Oncology
Dr. Milind N Naik Ocular Oncology
Dr. Vijay Anand P Reddy Ocular Oncology
Dr. Swathi Kaliki Ocular Oncology
Dr. Milind N Naik Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery & Aesthetics
Dr. Mohammad Javed Ali Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery & Aesthetics
Dr. Gautam Dendukuri Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery & Aesthetics
Dr. Swathi Kaliki Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery & Aesthetics
Dr. Vijay Anand P Reddy Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery & Aesthetics
Dr. Annie Mathai Uveitis & Ocular Immunology
Dr. Jay Chhablani Uveitis & Ocular Immunology
Dr. Somasheila Murthy Uveitis & Ocular Immunology
Dr. Raja Narayanan Uveitis & Ocular Immunology
Dr. Rajeev R Pappuru Uveitis & Ocular Immunology
Dr. Virender S Sangwan Uveitis & Ocular Immunology
Dr. Mudit Tyagi Uveitis & Ocular Immunology
Dr. Rohit Khanna Comprehensive Ophthalmology
Dr. Bhupesh Bagga Comprehensive Ophthalmology
Dr. K Madhavi Latha Comprehensive Ophthalmology
Dr. Rajeev R Pappuru Smt. Kanuri Santhamma Centre for Vitreo Retinal Diseases
Dr. Divya Balakrishnan Smt. Kanuri Santhamma Centre for Vitreo Retinal Diseases
Dr. Jay Chhablani Smt. Kanuri Santhamma Centre for Vitreo Retinal Diseases
Dr. Taraprasad Das Smt. Kanuri Santhamma Centre for Vitreo Retinal Diseases
Dr. Subhadra Jalali Smt. Kanuri Santhamma Centre for Vitreo Retinal Diseases
Dr. Annie Mathai Smt. Kanuri Santhamma Centre for Vitreo Retinal Diseases
Dr. Raja Narayanan Smt. Kanuri Santhamma Centre for Vitreo Retinal Diseases
Dr. Padmaja K Rani Smt. Kanuri Santhamma Centre for Vitreo Retinal Diseases
Dr. Mudit Tyagi Smt. Kanuri Santhamma Centre for Vitreo Retinal Diseases
Dr. Sirisha Senthil VST Centre for Glaucoma Care
Dr. Rohit Khanna VST Centre for Glaucoma Care
Dr. Anil K Mandal VST Centre for Glaucoma Care
Dr. Vanita Pathak-Ray VST Centre for Glaucoma Care
Dr. B L Harsha Rao VST Centre for Glaucoma Care
Dr. G Chandra Sekhar VST Centre for Glaucoma Care
Dr. Ramesh Kekunnaya Jasti V Ramanamma Children?s Eye Care Centre
Dr. Divya Balakrishanan Jasti V Ramanamma Children?s Eye Care Centre
Dr. Preeti Patil Chhablani Jasti V Ramanamma Children?s Eye Care Centre
Dr. Subhadra Jalali Jasti V Ramanamma Children?s Eye Care Centre
Dr. Swathi Kaliki Jasti V Ramanamma Children?s Eye Care Centre
Dr. Anil K Mandal Jasti V Ramanamma Children?s Eye Care Centre
Dr. R Muralidhar Jasti V Ramanamma Children?s Eye Care Centre
Dr. Padmaja K Rani Jasti V Ramanamma Children?s Eye Care Centre
Dr. C Jagadesh Reddy Jasti V Ramanamma Children?s Eye Care Centre
Dr. Sirisha Senthil Jasti V Ramanamma Children?s Eye Care Centre
Dr. Ramesh Kekunnaya Strabismus (Squint)/ Neuro-ophthalmology
Dr. Preeti Patil Chhablani Strabismus (Squint)/ Neuro-ophthalmology
Dr. Vanita Pathak-Ray LVP-Zeiss International Academy of Advanced Ophthalmic Education
Dr. Varsha Rathi LVP-Zeiss International Academy of Advanced Ophthalmic Education

Specialty and Procedure

Specialty Major Procedures to be highlighted
Ophthalmology (Eye)
Glaucoma
Cataract surgery
Retinal detatchment
Orthopedics / Joint replacements (Bone/Joints)
Arthroscopic surgery

L V Prasad Eye Institute is a comprehensive eye health facility with its main campus located in Hyderabad, India. A World Health Organization Collaborating Centre for Prevention of Blindness, the Institute offers comprehensive patient care, sight enhancement and rehabilitation services and high-impact rural eye health programs. It also pursues cutting edge research and offers training in human resources for all levels of eye care personnel.

LVPEI's mission is to provide equitable and efficient eye care to all sections of society. Since establishment in 1987 the Institute has:
•    Served over 18 million (1.8 crore) people with more than 50% services provided free of cost, regardless of complexity
•    Seen over 85 lakh outpatients and conducted over 9 lakh surgeries
•    Provided direct service to over 3000 villages through secondary and primary care
•    Trained 18,100 eye care professionals from India and abroad
•    Awarded 35 PhDs and published over 1550 research papers
•    Helped rehabilitate over 1,25,000 persons with irreversible blindness or low vision
•    Harvested over 48,000 donor corneas, and transplanted over 22,750 of them to needy patients
•    Helped upgrade eye care programs in 18 states of India and 16 other countries

The LVPEI network includes a Centre of Excellence in Hyderabad, 3 tertiary centres in Bhubaneswar, Visakhapatnam and Vijayawada, 11 secondary and 109 primary care centres that cover the remotest rural areas in the four states of Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, Odisha and Karnataka.

The Institute's innovative and comprehensive approach to community eye health, the LVPEI Eye Health Pyramid, has been adopted as a model by the Government of India and by other developing countries.

LVPEI is a not-for-profit organization governed by two trusts: the Hyderabad Eye Institute and the Hyderabad Eye Research Foundation. The Institute is a World Health Organization Collaborating Centre for Prevention of Blindness and a Global Resource Center for VISION 2020: The Right to Sight initiative. The Institute's Kallam Anji Reddy campus in Hyderabad and the Bhubaneswar Campus are accredited by the National Accreditation Board for Hospitals and Healthcare Providers (NABH).