always a dream come true when my centre for Vitero Retinal
Care Aditya Jyot
Eye Hospital that was sown,grew
into a deep - rooted banyan and a landmark of total eyecare and
centre for excellence in Mumbai.
achieving my first aim of treating patients, I had the burning
desire to impart my knowledge and expertise to the next
generation of budding Eye Care professional.
Hence, the first step was to start the regular
fellowship programme in Ophthalmolgy and Post Doctoral Fellowship in
Vitero - Retinal Diseases awarded by National Board of Examination
and also recognition for fellowship from International Council
of Ophthalmolgy / International Federation of Ophthalmological
order to help promising young Ophthalmologists to broaden their
perspective and skills.
continue my commitment and keep this flame of knowkedge, I decided
to educate young candidates to become pillars of Eye Care in our
nation by opening Aditya Jyot institute
of Optometry .Increased demands for vision care as a
result of population growth, an increased aging population,
and greater emphasis upon prevention and good health,underscore
the need for highly qualified optometrists.
Institute of Optometry was formed with the concept that, if a
sizeable volume of qualified Optometrists were produced, it would
take care of many routine visual problems leaving room for
Opththalmologists to handle more complicated surgical and curative
Historically Optometrists deliver care consisting of
prescribing glasses, contact lenses and Low Vision Devices. Besides,
the traditional services, the scope of Optometric practice today has
evolved into specialisation of Electro Physiology, Paediatrics,
Geriatrics, Learning Disablities, Environmental Vision and Sports
Optometric knowledge continues to broaden, the need for Optometry
education is continually enhanced. For students interested in
research, areas of advanced study include Physiologic Optics, Visual
Psychophysics and Community Optometry.
Jyot Institute of Optometry is a professioanal institution
dedicated to meeting public need by graduating Optometrists and
offering other educational programmes responsive to ocular health
and vision care.
commited towards excellence in the pursuit of all its endeavors and
to provide an enriched academic environment which encourages
learning and professional development through an open exchange of
patient care, community visual health and research are the
cornerstones upon which the instituitions reputation will be
I am sure
the future of Optometry is dynamic and Optometrist if well
trained, will be able to play an integral role towards the
upliftment of Eye-Care in our nation.
wellcome all the students who desire to enter a dynamic profession to
shape the future of vision care and preserve the visual
Our goal should
not only be success, but success and service.
Let your growth
bring the best seasons of your life.
The well in the sand abound with
springs of water as one digs deep
So with appropriate education, knowledge gets
wider & deeper. (A Quote from
Prof. Dr. S. Natarajan/FONT>
Chairman - Aditya Jyot institute of Optometry
Chairman and Managing Director -Aditya Jyot Eye Hospital Pvt.