Department Of Ophthalmology
The upgraded department of ophthalmology was started at SMS Medical College in 1951 under the dynamic leadership of Late Prof B C Sharma. Since its inception the department has rendered remarkable eye care services to Jaipur and it’s adjoining areas. It has emerged as a tertiary level eye care centre and regional centre of ophthalmic excellence with all latest eye care machinery, indoor and outpatient services for cataract, refractive, vitreoretinal, oculoplasty, glaucoma and basic paediatric ophthalmology. Speciality diagnostic and management clinics are also run for various ophthalmic sub-branches. Currently the head of the department is a very pragmatic personality Prof.Dr.Kamlesh Khilnani under whose kind supervision the ophthalmology department has reached great heights in terms of service of poor and latest cutting edge technology both. The esteemed faculty members have unparalleled clinical skills, research acumen and passion for teaching and shaping future ophthalmologists as well. The coming times will hopefully bring further laurels in ophthalmology as well as achievement of research, academic and clinical milestones.