Sri Ramachandra Eye Bank is affiliated to the Eye Bank Association of India, Ramayana International Eye Bank, L V Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad. Donor eyes are retrieved by Enucleation / In situ excision. They are preserved in M K (McKarey Kaufman) medium and are utilized for lamellar and Penetrating Keratoplasty. The Eye Bank also helps in creating awareness about eye donation to the public.
Facities available in Eyebank:
Eye donation calls are attended to 24 x 7; We also have a trained Eye Bank technician who helps in Eyebank activities.
- Storage of donor tissue - Moist chamber and MK medium
- Specular microscopy and pachymetry
- Tissue retrieval by in situ excision
- Donor pledge cards
- Educational material regarding eye donation
Click to download Sri Ramachandra Eye Donation Form