Unveils second facility in Tirunelveli
Dr Agarwals Eye Hospital has launched a state-of-the-art eye hospital in Tirunelveli, its second facility in the city. The new hospital aims to extend the availability of its advanced eye treatment and consolidate its position as a premier provider of exceptional eye care services in the region.
Prithvirajsing Roopun GCSK, President of the Republic of Mauritius in the presence of Prof Dr Amar Agarwal, Chairman, Dr Agarwals Group of Eye Hospitals and Prof Dr D Lional Raj, Regional Head – Clinical Services, Dr Agarwals Eye Hospital, Tirunelveli were present on the occasion.
Located on the South Bye Pass Road, Vannarpettai, Tirunelveli, the new hospital occupies 65,000 sq ft of built-up space. It will be run by about 20 doctors, besides a paramedical and non-paramedical team of 50 staff members each.
Dr Agarwal stated that the demand for standardised and advanced eye care is on the rise in Tamil Nadu, thanks to the growing aspirations, level of income, media exposure, and health consciousness of the people.
“Responding to the demand, we at Dr Agarwals have embarked on an ambitious expansion journey to reach more people and provide advanced eye care services across the state. Currently, we run 39 hospitals in the state. As part of our expansion strategy, we will open 10 new hospitals, and eight new Dr Agarwals Eye Clinics in Tamil Nadu within the next two years, at an investment of Rs 200 crores. The focus will also be on tier II cities like Theni, Dindigul, Namakkal, Pudukottai, Karur, Ramnad, Sivakasi, and Virudhunagar in South Tamil Nadu,” he said.
Dr Raj said, “We take immense pleasure in launching a state-of-the-art eye hospital in Tirunelveli that boasts cutting-edge facilities and a team of highly skilled medical professionals. Our hospital is fully equipped to provide exceptional standards of medical care and service excellence, with a focus on delivering the best possible patient experience. Through our super-speciality eye care services, we aim to earn the trust of our patients, as we have done in all our other locations. As we invest in advanced technologies and expand globally, we remain committed to ensuring the accessibility and affordability of our world-class and innovative eye care services.”