After the foundation stone was laid way back in the year 1992, this hospital is functional since 1995. It started as Shantaben Vishnubhai Patel Eye Hospital with the motto of “Sight First”. This is a unit of Lions Club of Karnavati Foundation with LCIF fund.
We have Pyramid system of service delivery with Lions Karnavati Shantaben Vishnubhai Patel Eye Hospital as apex with super specialty full time cataract surgeons and visiting ophthalmologists in retina, cornea, squint and occuloplasty. There are 2 satellite centers at Bhabhar and Palanpur and 8 peripheral vision centers in different locations of Ahmedabad to provide basic eye care at door step of patients. We also conduct around 100 outreach camps per year in surrounding rural areas.
More than 160000 cataract surgeries with phacoemulsification have been performed till date and more than 730000 patients have been treated as outpatient.
This FDA approved, state of art and one of its kinds, spread over 5500 square feet area, 24/7 lions blood bank, equipped with all modern instruments and managed by highly qualified staff, was inaugurated in December 2015. The average turnover of blood units currently is 250 units per month.
Lions Blood Bank conducts outreach blood donation camps in surrounding areas to fulfill the need of blood in the region at no profit no loss basis. We have conducted 52 blood donation camps with 2951 units’ collection till date.
The centre was inaugurated on 29th January 2017 by our chief minister Shree Vijaybhai Rupani. The goal is to deliver cost effective and most scientific dialysis with competent Dialysis Technicians under supervision of 3 senior visiting nephrologists to give better quality of life to poor patients.
The state of art Lions Kidney Dialysis Centre is first of its kinds in the region with 10 latest dialysis machines from Frezenius Germany and 1000 LPH R. O. plant from Frezenius Germany and all latest hospital furniture like fully motorized dialysis chairs for patient’s comfort.<?p>
The dialysis centre is also supported by urology department which makes it comprehensive Nephro-Urology centre. The centre is backed by most modern 6 bedded digital ICU centre with all latest medical equipments and all modern amenities like audio video conferencing, fully air conditioned, fire alarm system and individual L E D television for patient’s entertainment.
We perform various laboratory tests with all latest equipments and qualified laboratory technician under supervision of qualified pathologist.
It is equipped with most modern critical care medical equipments with qualified medical team to transport all critical patients.