The eye is sometimes called the window to the soul. But people rarely admit to deficiencies in their eyesight until it’s too late. The Ophthalmology Department of Sri Muthukumaran Medical College gives students the knowledge to diagnose and treat the eye of its maladies. Students will be experienced and qualified ophthalmologist, and his team of faculty.


The hospital has a fully equipped exclusive ophthalmic operation theater to perform intra-ocular and extra-ocular surgeries for all age groups, under both local and general anaesthesia. Around 600 cataract surgeries were done in the year 2007.