Jayapriya Medical Foundation is a non-profit organization to address the eye care needs of the rural and urban communities of 6 most backward districts in Northern Karnataka.Read More
Founded in the year 1987 by Dr. Shrikrishna G. Nadgouda, who was inspired by his father in law Late Dr. Anant Huilgol, an eminent eye surgeon and a social worker in Karnataka.Read More
You are what you eat. Foods rich in carotenoids, vitamin A,C and E, zinc, lutein and Omega -3 fatty acids help in maintaining eyesight and avoid age related eye problems.
Include carrots, papaya, green leafy vegetables, drumsticks, beans and nuts in your diet. Foods like salmon, walnuts, chia seeds, flaxseeds are rich in Omega 3 fatty acids and help prevent dry eye.
No relaxation beats a good night's sleep. Sleep is restorative for the body including eyes. It improves cognition and immune system.
Enough shut eyes will give your eyes moisture and rest to perform at their best. Sleeping well also avoids pigmentation around the eyes called dark circles ,puffy eyes which make u look tired and older.
Most of the eye is supported and surrounded by water. Tears protect the eye by washing away debris and dust with each blink and prevent infection.
Consume about 1-1.5 L of water each day even if you don't feel thirsty.
Staying well hydrated is very important to maintain healthy balance of fluid in the eye and other organs in the body .It keeps your energy levels high.
India is the diabetes capital of the world. The eyes can be severely affected in diabetes and still show no or mild symptoms until it progresses ,hence its important to get yourself tested.
Diabetes can cause cataract ,diabetic retinopathy, glaucoma, infections of the lid and ocular surface. Hence it's prudent to keep blood sugars under check.
It is advisable to get annual eye examination even if your sugars are normal. If a mild problem is detected, then you should get it done biannually.
Make it a practice to get a annual eye examination. Many systemic conditions like hypertension, diabetes mellitus and blood vessel diseases are detected during a routine eye exam.
This has be done especially if you have family history of diabetes, glaucoma and blindness by birth.
The side effects of smoking like lung cancer and heart disease are well known. What missed is that smoking causes eye problems as well.
It can lead to lens opacification called cataract, glaucoma, dry eyes, macular problems. Nicotine increases oxidant levels and aggravate diabetic retinopathy and cause vision loss by optic nerve disease.
Over 50% of those who work on computer screens experience digital eye strain.
Common symptoms of digital eye strain are eye fatigue, dry itchy eyes, red eye and headache.
Too much screen time in children has shown to cause short sight.
Blue light from digital screens can be damaging to the eye. This can lead to computer vision syndrome.
Take a break every 20 mins for 20 seconds to look at a far object and blink often.
In India, many over the counter medications are available. Usage of these can be particularly harmful without an ophthalmologist’s opinion.
Improper usage can cause glaucoma (a silent potentially blinding condition), ocular surface problems due to preservatives and infection .
Abuse of antibiotics can lead to resistance. Hence it’s better to avoid them altogether.
Pain in the head can be many times due to eye problems, but otherwise too many other brain issues can give rise to headache an eye ache and look like an eye strain.
Always consult your ophthalmologist to make sure u don’t have any serious problems like brain tumour or bleed which need immediate intervention.
As eye is a very exposed organ and amenable to trauma, using protective eye wear becomes important.this can prevent injuries to the eye at workplace, while driving, playing and while at home.
Regular glasses, goggles, face shields can be used based on the occupation.
Good quality sunglasses with UV protection help avoid harmful effects on the eye also avoids aging around the eye (crows feet)
Jayapriya Eye Hospital is one of the fastest growing health care service providers in North Karnataka.
Candidates will be trained in the diagnosis and management of common diseases of the eye in the areas of clinical evaluation,
use of various investigative procedures, medical treatment, surgical intervention.
Candidates are offered observership and training in small incision cataract surgery and phacoemulsification cataract surgery.
The training course lasts from 3 to 6 months as per the convenience of the candidate.
The certificate will be issued at the end of training.
The hospital is well equipped with surgical and diagnostic equipments, operation theaters and indoor facilities for patient comfort with great emphasis on the patient’s total eye care satisfaction.
Founded in the year 1987 by Dr. Shrikrishna G. Nadgouda, who was inspired by his father in law Late Dr. Anant Huilgol, an eminent eye surgeon and a social worker in Karnataka.Our Departments
Jayapriya Eye Hospital is manned by highly qualified, dedicated and efficient team of Ophthalmologists, Optometrists and trained Para- medical staff. The hospital is equipped with state of the art medical and surgical equipments and carries out all eye care treatments and procedures at affordable prices.
To render highest quality of eye care services to patients of rural and urban community.
Endeavour to achieve excellence in services rendered.
Continuous adoption of latest technology and best medical practice methods.
My dad right eye got operated here which was refused in many other hospitals due to hypermature cataract with rise in eye pressure.
But here in this hospital they admitted my dad got eye pressure down with medications and did excellent surgery in complicated case which helped my dad to regain his vision.
I m thankfull to all hospital staff for amazing hospitality and excellent care of the patient.
The hospitality was good. The patient, Mr. Mohanrao is 75 years old and had only one eye and Dr. Venkataraman took all the
measures and given priority to do the operation.
After successful operation, he personally examined the patient once again and then only discharged. He also,with utmost care, sent him to house in the Ambulance. We felt very satisfied.
I got operated my mom's eyes here. The results are astonishing and me and my mom are very happy with the hospital.
Such a nice hospital in Hubli City. Hospital is very good well equipped with latest technology and doctors are very good caring.
Best good hospital i have in hubli well caring really am &my family very happy with this hospital thank you jayapriya hospital and staff.
Hospital is very good with very good doctors. It does all charitable and paying cases. All insurance are also covered. Thank u for taking care of my grandmother and giving back her vision.