Eye Clinic

Our ophthalmology department consists of three units, namely the eye clinic, eye ward and eye operating theatre. It is staffed with three Ophthalmic Assistant Nurses, two Optometrists and one Medical Attendant.

The department is dealing with optical cases (refraction and spectacles), eye examination and minor surgery including conjunctiva mass excision, pterygium excision, BTRP and evisceration. The eye department has program of reducing number of blindness in Tanzania by doing cataract surgery and trabeculectomy twice per year, which performed by eye specialist Dr. Winfried Grasbon from Germany.