LVPEI has cutting-edge eye care research, comprehensive patient care, sight enhancement/rehabilitation services, professional eye care training programs.
LVPEI's mission is to provide excellent, equitable and affordable eye care to all sections of society.
The LVPEI network includes a Centre of Excellence in Hyderabad, 3 tertiary centres in Bhubaneswar, Visakhapatnam and Vijayawada, 16 secondary and 140 primary care centres that cover the remotest rural areas in the four states of Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, Odisha and Karnataka.
The Institute's innovative and comprehensive approach to community eye health, the LVPEI Eye Health Pyramid, has been adopted as a model by the Government of India and by other developing countries.
LVPEI is a not-for-profit organization governed by two trusts: the Hyderabad Eye Institute and the Hyderabad Eye Research Foundation. The Institute is a World Health Organization Collaborating Centre for Prevention of Blindness and a Global Resource Center for VISION 2020: The Right to Sight initiative. The Institute's Kallam Anji Reddy campus in Hyderabad, Bhubaneswar and Visakhapatnam Campuses are accredited by the National Accreditation Board for Hospitals and Healthcare Providers (NABH).
October 17, 1986
Comprehensive eye health care facilities combining cutting-edge research and technology with world-class facilities and outcomes.