Radhatri Nethralaya (RN) is a super speciality eye hospital in Chennai. Situated in T. Nagar, it is located in the heart of the city with easy accessibility and a calm and green surrounding area. At RN we provide the best medical and surgical eye care available, with compassion and sensitivity to our patients’ needs.
Radhatri Nethralaya has been started with the divine blessings of the late Kanchi Maha Swami and Gurupriya Maharaj of Mahadevi Satsangam, Chennai. It is the dreamchild of Late Mrs. Radha Vedantham, a philanthropic soul who dreamt of equitable eye care regardless of class and creed for all economic sections of society.
Radhatri Nethralaya has two specialists who are also its medical Directors.
Dr.Praveen Krishna is the consultant Phaco Surgeon and Paediatric Ophthalmologist.
Dr. Vasumathy Vedantham is a Vitreoretinal surgeon specializing in diabetic eye disease,
Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) and Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP).
Both the doctors are well experienced in their respective sub-specialities, and well respected in the ophthalmic fraternity. They were associated with premier eye institutes in the country such as Aravind Eye Hospital & Postgraduate Institute of Ophthalmology, Madurai, where they worked as consultants for five years, L.V.Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad and Sankara Nethralaya, Chennai where they received extensive training. They have several publications in peer reviewed national and international ophthalmic journals and presentations at various conferences to their credit.
Radhatri Nethralaya (RN) has been collaborating with EKAM Foundation, an NGO via a private-public partnership with the Govt. of Tamilnadu at The Institute of Obstetrics and Gynaecology (IOG), Stanley , RSRM and Kilapuk Government Medical Colleges, Chennai, for free screening and treatment of preterm babies with a blinding disorder known as Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP).