Epilasik surgery overcomes the limitations and risks of lasik. Shri Venkatesh eye institute was the first Eye Hospital in Marathwad to bring this technology to Maharashtra.
It is the most innovative technique wherein hitherto impossible corneal epithelial flap is made possible.
We at Shri Venkatesh eye institute to November 2013 have completed 3000 Epilasik procedures successfully.

Who can undergo Epilasik?

    * Any one above the age of 18 years and power stable for 1 year.
    * The eye should be normal otherwise.
    * The patients wearing contact lens should remove the contact lens before coming for check up.
    * Soft lens 1 week
    * Semi soft 2 weeks
    * Hard lens 4 weeks

Limitations of Lasik

    * Patients with thin corneas
    * Patients with normal corneal thickness and high powers
    * Patient with steep and flat corneas
    * Flap induced aberrations may interfere with supervision outcomes.
    * Bio-mechanics of the cornea is weakened by way of stromal flap cutting.

News & Notices

Ophthalmologist Required

Shri Venkatesh Eye Institute is one of the leading eye hospitals in Marathwada region since last 29 years. We are inviting applications for Full Time Ophthalmologist (MD/MS/DNB/DO) and Long term fellowship holders in subject of Cornea, Glaucoma, Pediatric Ophthalmology and Oculoplasty as consultants. Salary structure is based on qualification/skill and is the best in industry with excellent personal growth and profit sharing option for promising candidates. Please apply with detailed resume to Dr. Pravin Patil This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Shri Venkatesh Eye Institute Shamnagar (East), Ambajogai Road, Latur - 413531, Maharashtra. Phone: (02382) 228204 / 228205 Mobile: 9766322030 http://www.venkatesheye.com

World Sight Day

World Sight Day (WSD) is an annual day of awareness held on the second Thursday of October, to focus global attention on blindness and vision impairment. World Sight Day 2015 is on 8 October 2015.

Visiting Consultants

Dr. Nitin Deshpande Glaucoma Surgeon 3rd Wednesday of every month Dr. Harish Pathak Oculoplasty Surgeon 3rd Friday of every month Dr. Jatin Ashar Cornea Surgeon 3rd Sunday of every month Dr. Prashant Murhe-Patil Paediatric Ophthalmologist 4th Sunday of every month