Dr T.S. Surendran, Vice-Chairman, Sankara Nethralaya inaugurated the ability which can present providers starting from retinopathy of prematurity screening and administration together with anti-VEGF remedy, pediatric ophthalmological emergency and OPD providers, refractory errors in kids, squint, congenital cataract and tumours amongst different eye remedies.
Pediatric ophthalmology is now universally acknowledged as a particular sub-specialty. Ophthalmic care of kids is now not one thing that common ophthalmologists can carry out in adjunct to their predominantly grownup medical observe. It’s as a substitute delivered in devoted pediatric ophthalmology clinics run by groups with experience in childcare and growth.
“This transfer will strengthen the event pediatric programme run by Rainbow Kids’s Hospital, making it extra complete by including a novel facility to the prevailing infrastructure,” the hospital added in an announcement.