Sarevendreeyanam nayanam pradhanam’, is what the scared texts of Ayurveda say about man’s prime sense-eyesight. Translated it means:’ Of all the senses, eyesight is most vital’. Of the three main classics of Ayurveda, ‘Susrutha Samhitha’ provides the most profound knowledge on eye treatment. The Sreedhareeyam Ayurveda Eye Hospital and Research Centre, located at Koothattukulam, Ernakulam district provides a ray of hope to innumerable eye patients.
The concept of Sreedhareeyam Ayurveda Eye Hospital and Research Centre took birth from centuries old eye treatment heritage of the famous Nelliakattu Mana, a traditional household of Vaidyas. Blending the scientific and technological advancements in modern medicine with traditional knowledge of Ayurveda, the Nalliakattu Vaidyas created a line of treatment that has proven to be highly effective and beneficial for thousands of patients. The research centre and hospital provides treatments for ailments related to eyes, ears and nose.
A 260-bedded hospital, Sreedhareeyam has patients from all over India as well as from Europe, USA, Japan, UAE,etc. The Hospital provides excellent treatment and unique medical care with 17 doctors and more than 80 nursing staff offering dedicated service round-the clock. The medicines for eye disease treatment are manufactured at the Centre’s own GMP certified factory under strict supervision of Dr.N.P.P. Namboothiri, Chief Medical Superintendent and the managing Director of Sreedhareeyam Eye Hospital. The fiil-fledged Laboratory is equipped foe quality control, testing and research. The hospital provides holistic and wholesome vegetarian food cooked according to Ayurveda principles.
Sreedhareeyam offers treatment for Diabetic Retinopathy, Retinitis Pigmentosa, Macular degeneration, Glaucoma, Cataract, Detachment of Retina, Hyperaaemia Retinae, Retinitis Simplex, Dazzling of Rentina, Retinitis Leukaemia, Retinitis Haemorrhagia, Retinitis Apoplastice, Retinitis Syphilitica, Anaemia of Retina, Hyperasthesia of Retina, Commotio Retinae, Myopic Degeneration and Glioma of Retinae.
In addition to eye care and treatment, the hospital also focuses on Research and development in the field of Ayurvedic Ophthalmology, imparting training for future Ayurvedic practitioners. Sreedhareeyam also offers traditional Ayurvedic treatments like Pizhicil, Dhara, Njavarakizhi, steam Kizhi, Nasyam, Swedam, Dhara, Tharpanam, etc. Sreedhareeyam has a training institute, medicine manufacturing unit, farm and herbarium, library and knowledge centre.
Sreedhareeyam’s new product Sunetra is all set to hit the market as a safe option for eyes for people of all ages. Sreedhareeyam’ had invested about 9 crore in its state-of-the-art production facility. ‘Sunetra’ eye drops will come in three variants of ‘Junior’ for children below 17 years, ‘Regular’ for those between 17 and 60 years, and ‘Senior’ for those above 60 years.
The drops would provide everyday protection to eyes, worn out by strain and over-use, and also help in prevention of long-term diseases”, says Dr. N.P.P. Namboothiri.
Sreedhareeyam Ayurveda Eye Hospital and Research Institution which branched out from the Centre, provides charitable services to deserving eye patients. That Sreedhareeyam has a vision into the distant future is evident from the words of the Chairman Dr. N.P. Narayanan Namboothiri , “We are also involved in the invaluable tasks of converting precious Ayurveda texts from ancient palm leaf to modern digital format storage devices. This will help in preserving ancient medical science for the benefit of future generations”.
Sreedhareeyam is located 48km away from Ernakulam, 45 km from Cochin International Airport and 37km from Kottayam
Sreedhareeyam Ayurvedic Eye Hospital & Research Centre
Kizhakombu P O
Kerala , INDIA
Pin: 686 662
Ph No: 0485 2253007, 2251578