Sankar Foundation is one of the best eye care institute in Vizag that has registered as a public charitable trust in 1984. The Eye care Institute in Vizag was started on 2nd June 1997 within a small room that could accommodate only two beds for the patients. The dedicated Eye services provided by the institute were well recognized by the government that has allocated land for constructing a new hospital on 1st October 2004. It was on 9th March 2005 the new building land was inaugurated in the presence of former Prime Minister Sir John Major of the United Kingdom.
Sankar foundation is known as one of the top Eye care hospitals in Vizag that has successfully completed 50,000 eye care treatment and surgeries by the end of 11th June 2005. We are known for screening as many as 4, 50,000 patients in the year 2007 and also screened 1, 00,000 school children for eye diseases on 26th August 2007. The New building for the institute took its form on 29th March 2008 where in all the eye screening services and eye care treatment commenced. The other departments like Medical education & Research started in July 2010. The institute was recognized by NBE for DNB, PG/ Ophthalmology Fellowship/ International Fellowship programs. It was on 18th March 2012 that the institute has laid a step further by completing 1,50,000 surgeries paying tribute to late Shri Atmakuri Sankara Rao garu. Later in 2012 June a new project was started by the name Sri Venkateswara Sravanam project to help the people.
You can book your appointment online and also view your medical records at http://www.sankarfoundation.org/
Door No. 19-50, Sri Saimadhava Nagar, Naidu Thota,Vepagunta, Visakhapatnam – 530 047, Visakhapatnam, Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, India