IGEHRC Lucknow

At IGEHRC Lucknow, we are dedicated to providing world-class eye care services to the people of Lucknow and surrounding areas. With our state-of-the-art facilities, advanced technology, and a team of highly skilled ophthalmologist, we are recognised as one of the best eye hospitals in Lucknow.

The magnitude of eye ailments in Lucknow and surrounding districts is significant which prompted the Rajiv Gandhi Charitable Trust to start its first multi sub-specialty tertiary level eye hospital in the city in May 2008. As a state-of-the-art tertiary eye care facility with dedicated and specialised clinics for different eye ailments that together offer comprehensive eye care under one roof, Indira Gandhi Eye Hospital and Research Centre, Lucknow has become the hospital of choice in Lucknow. It has been rated as one of the top 10 eye hospitals in india.

The Lucknow hospital is a NABH (National Accreditation Board for Hospitals & Healthcare Providers) accredited 50,000 square foot facility with 80 beds. The hospital has six well-equipped modular operation theatres manned by trained and dedicated personnel. An operation theatre dedicated to refractive surgery is also available. The hospital follows standard operating procedure (SOP) for all its clinical services. Since inception, the hospital has examined over 1.8 million outpatient visits and has performed around 2,00,000 eye surgeries. Indira Gandhi Eye Hospital and Research Centre, Lucknow performs the highest numbers of keratoplasties in Uttar Pradesh.


  • State of the art micro incision cataract surgery with phacoemulsification OZIL technology (Centurion Vision System)
  • Treatment of refractive errors (LASIK & ICL and keratoconus (Corneal Collagen Cross-linking with Riboflavin)) with Corneal Topographers (PENTACAM, ATLAS 9000), Aberrometer, and OCT, etc.
  • Therapeutic and diagnostic capabilities to handle various disorders of cornea including mechanical and chemical injuries.
  • Diagnosis and treatment to all types of glaucoma with the latest diagnostic and therapeuic instruments such as Humphrey Visual Field Analyser, OCT and lasers.
  • Treatments of tear flow pathway blockage (coventional & endoscopic Dacryocystorhinostomy), Ptosis (droopy eyelids), Entropion, Ectropion, Trichiasis, Eyelid Tumours, Orbital Tumours and Orbital bone fractures, etc.
  • Assessment of low vision and prescription of low vision devices such as telescope and magnifiers, etc.
  • Treatment of paediatric diseases such as refractive errors, congenital cataract, cogenital glaucoma, vitamin A deficienncy, congenital NLD obstruction squit and amblyopia. With specialisation in strabismus ("crossed eyes") and amblyopia ("lazy eyes") and full eye examination of infants and children
  • Diagnosis and treatment to various Vitreo-retinal disorders like retinal detachment, vitreous haemorrhage, age related macular degeneration and endophthalmitis, etc., with instruments such as Retinal Angiogram (FFa & ICG), Ultrasound (B scan), Zeiss cirrus 6000 Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT) and various lasers, Carl Zeiss microscope and Constellation vitrectom machine.
  • Contact lens fitting and contact lens related problems.
  • Optical Shop
  • Pharmacy

Working hours

Registration: 8 A.M to 4 P.M

Consultation time: 8.30 am to 5.30 pm (till last patient is examined)

Geographical coverage

All districts of Uttar Pradesh as well as some in the neighbouring states.

Cumulative performance

Patients examined

Surgeries performed