LVPEI's mission is to provide equitable and quality 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 has ten active arms to its areas of operations: Clinical Services, Education, Research, Vision Rehabilitation, Rural and Community Eye Health, Eye Banking, Advocacy and Policy Planning, Capacity Building, Innovation and Product Development.
Years of Excellence in Eye Care
Services provided free of cost
Eye care centres
1 CENTRE OF EXCELLENCE
3 TERTIARY CARE CENTRES
19 SECONDARY EYE CARE CENTRES
180 VISON CENTRES
Impact of the Eye Care Pyramid
LVPEI currently has 180 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 (19), 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.