Vivekananda Eye Hospital
The Eye hospital at Gumballi run in collaboration with Vittala International Institute of Opthalmology, Bangalore has been rendering free eye care services to the people of Chamarajanagar district. The following services are provided :
- Screening, examination, evaluation and surgeryfor blindness due to cataract
- Routine out patient services, emergency eye care & correction of refractive errors
- Annual screening and exmination for retinopathy changes for hypertensive and diabetic patients
- Comprehensive Eye Care through Gumballi Primary Health Center
The suture less IOL surgery for cataract costs Rs 100/- per case.