Pushpagiri Vitreo Retina Institute (PVRI)
Pushpagiri Vitreo Retina Institute(PVRI) is a not-for-profit super specialty eye hospital which aims to deliver quality eye care to the society. The group comprises of three centers located at Secunderabad, Vizianagaram and Hyderabad. Standing by their motto “An Eye For Affordable Service”, they at PVRI focus on providing the finest in eye care to the common man at an affordable price.
PVRI, under the leadership of Dr.K.Viswanath, specializes in the realm of Medical and Surgical Retinal Services with special onus on Diabetic Retinopathy. Modern Cataract Surgery, Corneal Transplantation, Glaucoma Services ,treatment of crossed eyes (squint), Pediatric Ophthalmology and Retinopathy of Prematurity are the other major specialties they deal with. PVRI also serves as a pre-eminent provider of routine eye care, optical, cosmetic, and eye trauma services. PVRI is recognized as a leader in research and in the training of medical students, fellows, and ophthalmic technicians.
They are well-equipped with cutting edge technology such as the SD OCT and Fundus Flourescein Angiography to help us in their clinical management. They also posses 5 operating theatres with state-of-the-art equipment. Their services include a formidable combination of an expert medical team, modern technology and an efficient health management system.
PVRI strongly advocates the practice of pledging and donating eyes to its patrons and the people of this society and they have been involved in multiple activities promoting the same including the yearly eye donation fortnight. Their institute is empanelled with health schemes at state and central levels such as the Rajiv Arogyasri Health Trust, Central Government Health Scheme(CGHS) and Employees Health Scheme(EHS), ESI and most of the private insurers.
PVRI is a centre for higher education in Ophthalmology and provides multiple courses ranging from post graduate education to paramedical training. They strongly believe in the positive role of research in today’s medicine and have been involved in multiple research projects in collaboration with institutes like National Institute of Nutrition (NIN), Indian Institute of Public Health and London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. They also reach the underserved populations with geographic and economic barriers by means of their community out-reach programs for general public, school children, diabetics and disadvantaged section of population.See more