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The Government of Andhra Pradesh recognized our Institute as the Best Social Organization in the year 2002.

Sankar Foundation (Registered No. 9485/84) is a Charitable Trust. Its core value is SERVICE TO MAN IS SERVICE TO GOD”. Our institution is registered with Income Tax Department and obtained PAN, Section 10 (23C), 12 A, 17 (2) (b), 80G, and also attained Foreign Contribution Regulation Act (FCRA) account with the Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India.

Our eye institute has been in operation since inception, the year 1997. We are serving the population in Visakhapatnam, Vizianagaram, Srikakulam, East Godavari Districts of Andhra Pradesh and bordering districts of Odisha and Chhattisgarh.

We have raised funds from donors, and Corporate Social Responsible (CSR) collaboration for construction of biggest modern Hospital building at Simhachalam, Visakhapatnam to establish City Hospital at Maddilapalem, to start satellite Vision Centers; to procure infrastructure, equipment, and support for organizing rural-community free eye care outreach projects.

Each of these components has been titled after its patron, in recognition of their love, kind gesture, and generous support. For further modernizing/replacing worn-out equipment for these institutions, we depend on your gift, bequeath and Corporate Social Responsible collaboration. Your continuous support may enable us to strengthen the existing infrastructure and /or upgrade our clinical facilities.

The Institute was among the 2,000 eye Institutions in six countries selected for a visit by former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom John Major.


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We stand up for millions of people to retain good health.

We are operating:

Sankar Foundation Super Speciality Eye Institute with sub-specialities :
Anterior Segment and Posterior segment, Vitreo-Retinal Services, Cornea, Glaucoma, Pediatric Ophthalmology, Low-vision rehabilitation and Orbit and Oculoplasty.

Medical Education in Ophthalmology:
Fellowship Programmes, DNB.

Paramedical Education:
Ophthalmic Assistant (DOA) for 30 students and Diploma Course in Ophthalmic Technician (DOM).

A project “Sri Venkateswara Sravanam Institute”
(For Children with Hearing Impairment), Visakhapatnam Sub-Centre. 100% sponsored by TIRUMALA TIRUPATHI DEVASTHANAMS.

Research & Development Institute:
To develop new therapeutic agents through innovative techniques, to reduce the cost and increase the affordability, quality of health care to the common man.

Statistics Table :- Treatment offered at our Sankar Foundation Super Speciality Eye Institute as on 30 Sep 2018
Total Out Patinets 16,85,329
Total surgeries performed 2,86,079
Free surgeries done to the Below Poverty Line people, 2,22,039
% of free surgeries done to the Below Poverty Line people 77
School screening camps done in Government and Semi Government schools 1,180
No. of children screened in Government and Semi Government schools 2,68,039
Anganwadi & special school children from 62 centres 1,221
Spectacles given to children studying in Government institutions 6,721

Our eye Institute has three categories of services:

1.Paid Services: in “A-Block” at the base institute, at City Centres, Vision Centres and City Hospital.

2.Free services: in “B-Block” at the base institute and in Rural Camps. (For Below poverty line / White Ration Card holders.)

  • We have full-fledged super- speciality clinics including Anterior Segment and Posterior segment, Vitreo-Retinal Services, Cornea, Glaucoma, Paediatric Ophthalmology, and Orbit and Oculoplasty.
  • Our institute is managed by 18 highly-qualified eye specialists with combined experience of over 228 years.
  • Our eye specialists and the team think from the patient's perspective, check the patient’s health condition and the kind of problems they are facing. We give the best treatment to serve the eye patients.
  • Outpatient Hours: 8:30 is to 5:30 pm. *Eye Emergency 24x7.
  • Walk-in appointments are seen on a first come first served basis on all working days.
Dedicated Telephones for Out Patients Appointment అందు బాటులో ఉన్న కంటి వైద్య సేవలు , అపాయింట్మెంట్ కు టెలిఫోన్ నంబర్లు
RECEPTION AND REGISTRATION రిసెప్షన్, రిజిస్ట్రేషన్
GLAUCOMA గ్లకోమా
ORBIT ఆర్బిట్ & ఆక్యూలోప్లాస్టీ
NTR VAIDYA SEVA, EHS ఎన్.టి.ఆర్.వైద్యసేవ, ఇ.హెచ్.ఎస్.:
OPTICALS: కళ్లద్దాలు:
ADMINISTRATION పరిపాలన
INPATIENT-SERVICE:
CATARACT, RETINA, LASIK: కంటి శుక్లాలు, రెటీనా, డయాబెటిక్ రెటినోపతి , లాసిక్
CORNEA AND CONTACT LENSES కార్నియా, కాంటాక్ట్ లెన్స్
PEDIATRIC చిన్నపిల్లల కంటి విభాగము , దగ్గర చూపు
CGHS, ESIC, RTC, Aarogya Badratha, Empanelment, Health Insurance, TPA's సి.జి.హెచ్.ఎస్., ఆర్.టి.సి., ఇ.హెచ్.ఎస్., ఇ.ఎస్.ఐ.సి., ఆరోగ్య భద్రత,
Security
NIGHT EMERGENCY:

3.Donors and Corporate Social Responsible (CSR) collaboration.

The Government of Andhra Pradesh has alienated two acres of land to us at the foothills of Simhachalam, Visakhapatnam.

Knowing about our social work being rendered in the field of community eye care, Sir John Major, Former Prime Minister UK visited our institute and performed the Laying of Foundation Stone Ceremony of our new Hospital building on 5th April 2005. Lord Mervyn Davies, The Chairman of Standard Chartered Bank was also accompanied by Sir John Major and sanctioned an amount of Rs.2.26 Crores towards our institute building fund. We have constructed the state-of-the-art modern eye institute building with one lakh Square feet built-up area, on this land by procuring funds from Corporate-CSR initiative and donors.

To volunteer with our cause and care of eye care, please click the following links:

If you have any further questions, please feel free to call us at 99495 88534.

You may also email any questions to agmcr@sankarfoundation.org

Working Days / Hours:
Monday to Saturday, 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM & 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Contact us!
Sankar Foundation Eye Institute-Main

Door.No.9-50, Sai Madhava Nagar,
Naiduthota, Vepagunta,
Visakhapatnam –PIN: 530047,
Andhra Pradesh, India

Phone: 99495 88534,
Email: agmcr@sankarfoundation.org

Our Services
Adding Smiles to life

Doctors at Sankar Foundation performed ‘Squint Correction Surgery’ on a 2 year old child ‘bhavyasree’ suffering from Squint problem.

Doctors at Sankar Foundation Eye Institute successfully corrected the vision of twin babies Ram & Lakshman’ identified with squint problem.

A group of Doctors at Sankar Foundation Eye Institute performed critical surgeries to restore the vision of a child ‘Baby Yenamma’ suffering from Bilateral Cataract.

Vision Partners
Testimonials

“In deep admiration & humble gratitude to the Sankar Foundation & especially to Mr.Sankar & Arun for making my visit such a memorable and vivid experience. I hope Vitol can continue to support your work for many years”

Clare Homfray
Vitol Charitable Foundation
4th Feb 2010

2018-04-06T11:19:47+00:00

Clare Homfray
Vitol Charitable Foundation
4th Feb 2010

“In deep admiration & humble gratitude to the Sankar Foundation & especially to Mr.Sankar & Arun for making my visit such a memorable and vivid experience. I hope Vitol can continue to support your work for many years”

"It is a pleasure to be here - you are doing wonderful work that is much needed"

Sir John Major
former Prime Minister, Great Britain
9th March 2005

2018-05-09T06:29:51+00:00

Sir John Major
former Prime Minister, Great Britain
9th March 2005

"It is a pleasure to be here - you are doing wonderful work that is much needed"

“Sankar Foundation is doing wonderful work with the needy especially to the tribals. Please keep it up and all the best”

K.V.Gupta
Vitol Charitable Foundation
28th Feb 2010

2018-05-09T06:35:53+00:00

K.V.Gupta
Vitol Charitable Foundation
28th Feb 2010

“Sankar Foundation is doing wonderful work with the needy especially to the tribals. Please keep it up and all the best”

“A great privilege to be here. A very special place”

Mervyn Davies
Group Chief Executive, Standard Chartered Plc
9th March 2005

2018-05-09T06:39:25+00:00

Mervyn Davies
Group Chief Executive, Standard Chartered Plc
9th March 2005

“A great privilege to be here. A very special place”

“A Great day for Sankar Foundation. Wish you continued success with your goals. You can make a difference to the lives of hundreds of thousands”

Gullpalli N Rao
Chairman, IAPB
9th March 2005

2018-05-09T06:40:21+00:00

Gullpalli N Rao
Chairman, IAPB
9th March 2005

“A Great day for Sankar Foundation. Wish you continued success with your goals. You can make a difference to the lives of hundreds of thousands”

"Sankar Foundation is doing an excellent and noble job in the field of eye care. Proud to be associated with them. Keep up the excellent work.All best wishes"

A.S.V.Ramanan
DGM-Materials(P),HPCL-Visakha Refinery Vizag
2nd August 2012

2018-05-09T13:18:16+00:00

A.S.V.Ramanan
DGM-Materials(P),HPCL-Visakha Refinery Vizag
2nd August 2012

"Sankar Foundation is doing an excellent and noble job in the field of eye care. Proud to be associated with them. Keep up the excellent work.All best wishes"

I am very much impressed by the way you are managing Shankar Foundation. the Hospitals is in right hands

S K Murthy

14-11-2018

2018-12-06T07:03:00+00:00

S K Murthy

14-11-2018

I am very much impressed by the way you are managing Shankar Foundation. the Hospitals is in right hands

Sankar Foundation Eye Institute

Door No: 19-50,

Saimadhava Nagar, Naidu Thota,

Vepagunta, Visakhapatnam – 530 047.

Phone: +91-891 289 1100, 289 1111.

Email: admin@sankarfoundation.org



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City Hospital

Door No: 9-36-1,

Near Kalabharati Auditorium,

Pithapuram Colony, Maddilapalem,

Visakhapatnam – 530 013.

Phone: #



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Gajuwaka City Centre

Opp. State Bank of India

Old Gajuwaka,

Visakhapatnam – 530 026.

Phone: +91-891 275 8529.



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