National Institute of Ophthalmology and Hospital is the highest Institute for eye care and treatments in Bangladesh. It is also known as National Eye Hospital. It was established in 1978 and expanded operations in 2006. The institute has 250 beds for indoor services. It is serving as an academic institute for Post graduate study in ophthalmology, tertiary service hospital for management of ocular diseases. The director of the institute is also the Line director of National Eye Care and working for the implementation of national blindness program throughout the country. This is a teaching institute and young medical graduates are trained here on different courses ( MS, FCPS, DO etc).
Under NEC Institute of Ophthalmology have trained ophthalmologists of district hospitals on SICS, Paediatric eye care and retinal diseases, continuous training of the nurses and PEC workers are held and CME programs are undertaken. Regular outreach camps are arranged to reach the under-served and unreached marginalized population.
National Institute of Ophthalmology & Hospital is located in the following address as below: Sher E Bangla Nagar, Dhaka- 1207. You can contact mentioned telephone more details about the services: 01711567852
National Institute of Ophthalmology has 10 sub-specialty departments as follows. These departments are equipped with modern investigation tools, equipment’s and trained human resources serves as the center of excellence in eye care in Bangladesh and hopefully it will become one of the best centers in the south Asian region in near future.
The prevention of Blindness Program in Bangladesh National Eye Care is also one of the major programs.
|Title||National Institute of Ophthalmology and Hospital|
|Address||Sher E Bangla Nagar, Dhaka- 1207|
|Sector||Health & Hospital|
|Service Type||Public Hospital & Institute|
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