A free eye check up camp was conducted by SRCF and a team of opthalmologists on 22nd Dec19 at Ramtekdi slum. This is the third eye screening camp in the year 2019.
There were total 276 patients , out of them,115 were senior citizen. All the registered patients were examined by the experts for different eye conditions like cataract, glaucoma, refractive error, age related macular degeneration problems etc. Out of 115 senior citizen, 36 diagnosed for cataract, 35 for refractive error and 69 were referred to the hospital for further evaluation.
Lastly, SRCF would like to acknowledge the work done by the Opthalmology Department of AFMC and also the community mobilization effort taken by the SRCF team.