About Us

About us

LVPEI's mission is to provide equitable and efficient eye care to all sections of society.

Established in 1987, L V Prasad Eye Institute (LVPEI) is a comprehensive eye health facility with its main campus located in Hyderabad, India. A World Health Organization Collaborating Centre for Prevention of Blindness, the Institute offers comprehensive patient care, sight enhancement and rehabilitation services and high-impact rural eye health programs. It also pursues cutting edge research and offers training in human resources for all levels of ophthalmic personnel.

Years of Excellence in Eye Care
Millions Served
Services provided free of cost
Eye care centres

Our Reach


3 Tertiary Care Centres

18 secondary Eye Care Centres

176 Vison Centres

Impact of the Eye Care Pyramid

LVPEI Values Pentagon

LVPEI currently has 176 Vision Centres that provide primary care in the districts and villages of Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Odisha and Karnataka.

These are linked to Secondary Eye Care Centres (18), which are in turn linked to LVPEI Tertiary Centres in Visakhapatnam, Vijayawada and Bhubaneswar

LVPEI’s Centre of Excellence at Hyderabad is at the apex of the Eye Care Pyramid.