One Ophthalmology Specialty clinic/ day in Vellore
The Department of Ophthalmology, Government Vellore Medical College Hospital (GVMCH), has launched specialty clinics.

B.Pramila, HOD added that one specialty clinic would be held on each day of the week – squint clinic on Tuesday, glaucoma clinic on Wednesday, Retinopathy of Prematurity clinic on Thursday, retina clinic on Friday, neuro ophthalmology clinic on Saturday, while paediatric ophthalmology clinic would be held on all days.The clinics would function from 10 a.m. to 12 noon.

Eye bank soon
The department has applied for Human Organ Transplant Act license. Once we get the license, we will take all steps to establish an eye bank at GVMCH as early as possible. As of now, there is an eye bank at Christian Medical College in Vellore....