Aditya Jyot Eye Hospital, one of the leading eyecare facilities from Maharashtra, has merged with Dr. Agarwals Eye Hospitals. Aditya Jyot Eye Hospital is the only eye care hospital in Maharashtra offering 24/7 services to the patients. It was founded in 1990, by Padma Shri Prof. Dr. S. Natarajan. Dr. Agarwals Eye Hospitals, one of the leading eye care facility in the country has treated over 12 million patients. It not only offers quality eyecare, but also academic and research programs in ophthalmology and related fields & is on an expansion spree.
Commenting about the development, Dr. Amar Agarwal, Chairman, Dr. Agarwals Eye Hospitals, said: “We are absolutely delighted that Aditya Jyot eye Hospital, which is counted as among Mumbai’s top eyecare facilities, is now a part of Dr. Agarwals Eye Hospitals. This is a very significant milestone for us as we have literally hit a century with this merger. Aditya Jyot Hospital becoming a part of our chain has taken our total tally of eyecare facilities across India and abroad to 100.”
He further added “the merger of Aditya Jyot Hospital with our chain is only a start for Maharashtra. We plan to invest over Rs 300 crores in Maharashtra to set up 20 eye hospitals across the state and over 100 outreach clinics in the next 3 years. We have a Rs 1,000 crore expansion plan to increase our footprint pan-India to 200 hospitals in the next three years, along with 500 outreach centres.”
Prof. Dr. S. Natarajan will be the Chief of Vitreo Retina services of Dr. Agarwals Group of Eye Hospitals. He has performed over 60,000 retina surgeries and trained more than 60 plus retina surgeons globally. Dr. Natarajan is a third-generation ophthalmologist and charter inductee in the Retina Hall of Fame by the American Society of Retina Specialists. “We are proud to officially become a part of the renowned Dr. Agarwal’s Eye Hospitals chain. Our association with the Group goes back over 20 years and we have a shared vision of making technology-driven quality eye care available to all. With this merger, we will channelize our combined expertise to take Aditya Jyot eye hospital to even further heights of medical excellence and patient satisfaction,” stated Dr. Ntarajan