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), a World Health Organization Collaborating Centre for Prevention of Blindness, is a comprehensive eye health facility. 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
Services provided free of cost
Eye care centres
1 CENTRE OF EXCELLENCE
3 TERTIARY CARE CENTRES
18 SECONDARY EYE CARE CENTRES
177 VISON CENTRES
Impact of the Eye Care Pyramid
LVPEI currently has 177 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.