Our Team at Aalayam

Dr. K. Soundarapandian - Founder

Dr. K.S. did his post graduation in Ophthalmology at Govt. Rajaji Hospital, Madurai and was the first medical officer in Aravind Eye Hospital, Madurai and worked in various departments and did huge number of Cataract, Glaucoma, Ophthalmic plastic and Orbital surgeries. He has done more than 10,000 cataract surgeries in Aravind free camps and Aravind free hospital. He developed the Eye Departments of Seethalakshmi Hospital, Gobi and Annai JKK Hospital, Komarapalayam to cater to the entire population of Erode and adjoining districts. At the same time he was honorary visiting surgeon at the Blisy Eye Hospital, Ooty and served the people of Ooty. He brought in all newer developments in cataract and other eye surgeries, started Phaco surgery at a very early stage and gave advanced surgical care to the people at a very affordable cost. From a rented building the hospital was shifted to the new building in the year 2003. Since then, newer and advanced phacoemulsification systems are installed in the hospital periodically.

Dr. S. Jeyanthan D.O.,D.N.B.,FPOS

Dr. S. Jeyanthan D.O.,D.N.B.,FPOS. joined the hospital in the year 2011. He had his post graduation at Aravind eye hospitals, Madurai and served at Aravind for 3 years. He is an expert cataract and glaucoma surgeon. To his credit, he has done the maximum number of cataract surgeries in one day, at Aravind eye hospital, Madurai.