Blindness can be due to many reasons and most of them are preventable. Cataract, Glaucoma, Diabetic and hypertensive Retinopathy etc, can be easily treated if diagnosed in time. Midland International Aid Trust and Decent Welfare Society started Eye screening and treatment program at Bashir Hospital, Gujrat Pakistan. Eye specialist Dr.Sayed Akmal from UK is heading this program. Qualified optometrist is hired for the screening on regular basis.
Facilities available in Eye Department:
- Free Cataract Surgery
- Glaucoma Screening Service
- Diabetic Retinopathy Screening
- School Children Screening for Refrection Errors