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ICICI Centre for Elderly Eye Care opens at LV Prasad Eye Institute



The ICICI Centre for Elderly Eye Care was launched at LV Prasad Eye Institute’s Mithu Tulsi Chanrai Campus here today.

Supported by ICICI Bank – CSR Initiative, the centre was inaugurated by Saurabh Singh, Head – TASC, GBG and ICICI Foundation; Jaisingh Dhumal, Head-Technology Finance group, ICICI Bank; Dr. Srikant Kumar Sahu, Campus Head, Mithu Tulsi Chanrai campus, LV Prasad Eye Institute; and Dr. Umesh Chandra Behera, Head, ICICI Elderly Eye Care Centre.

Inaugurating the centre, Saurabh Singh said, “ICICI Bank would like to thank LV Prasad Eye Institute for giving us an opportunity to be a part of this noble initiative. As part of its CSR initiative, the Bank has provided financial assistance to several eye care institutions to upgrade their infrastructure, create community ophthalmic centres and sponsor cataract surgeries for the underprivileged. Our best wishes to the LVPEI team to take this initiative forward.”

“The ICICI Elderly Eye Care Centre is a unique, one-of-its-kind comprehensive facility in Odisha, offering the best vision care to the elderly. Our team of specialists tackles the gamut of vision-limiting ocular diseases that ensue with age and follow a holistic approach to aging… We are thankful to ICICI Bank for extending their support for this unique and much-needed service,” said Dr Umesh Chandra Behera.

The centre offers personalized eye care to all elderly patients and is equipped with ophthalmic equipment which can easily examine patients with physical morbidity.

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