Padmabhushan Dr.M.C.Modi Eye Hospital was established in the year 1980 as a camp based hospital. Presently it has transformed into a 50 bedded super speciality eye hospital to render quality services to one and all.
To extend the reach of eye care services to the community in need through charity,ethics and hardwork
To become an ophthalmic hospital of ultimate choice for the community in need by delivering affordable eye care services with excellent quality and empathy.
Dr.M.C. Modi’s name is recorded in the Guinnes Book of world records for having conducted the highest No. of Eye Operations.
Dr.M.C.Modi had conducted more than 7,00,000(7 Lakhs) of Eye Operations and has examined more than, 1,00,00,000( one Crores) of eye Patients.
He has been rendering intensive Free Eye Relief Service Since 1943. Free Boarding and Lodging , apart from Free Medical and Surgical Treatment, is provided to all patients and their attendants during their stay in the camps . He is pioneer in holding Free Eye Operations camps and piloting Travelling Free Eye Hospital in India.
Instead of patients going to Doctors and Hospital to get relief, he and his Hospital go to the Patients to give relief through the Touring Eye Hospital. His Hospital is on the move all the year round.
He has built by his diligence a Eye Hospital at Bangalore and has established Free Eye Hospital for the poor in the world and he has made them a public Trust.
He was called by the people of India “Netra –Dani”(Sight –giver)“Our Borther, who gives Eye Sight”.
- His Motto is “Do Good – Then silently disappear from the world”.
Dr.Amarnath M. Modi passed M.S(Oph) From Bomby University .
Son of Netradani Dr. M.C.Modi.
Has conducted many free eye operation camps independently aud has performed nearly 1,00,000 eye operations, cataracts, glaucoma decryocystorhiuostomies, squint correction, ptosis correction and other plastic procedures of the eye lids, conjuntival surgery etc.
Padmabhushan Dr.M.C.Modi Eye Hospital was started in 1980 as a camp base hospital. Now the hospital has been converted to a 50 bedded Super Speciality Eye Hospital to render highest quality eye care to all.
He has received the National Award “PADMASHRI” in 1956 and “PADMA BHUSHAN” in 1968.
Govt.of Karnataka Rajyothsava Award.
Smt. Indira Gandhi National Unity Award.
He has received the Humanitarian Award from the Rosicrucian order U.S.A
Ambassador of goodwill Award from the Lions international U.S.A
Humanitarian Award from the Rotary Club of New York U.S.A
He is the recipient of many service Award from Lions and Rotary Clubs, J C I and many service organization.
He has received Humanitarian Award from Lions Clubs International.
He has travelled extensively abroad many times and demonstrated eye operation in U.S.A and the Soviet union. The U.S.A has described him as “ Great Architect in Eye Surgery ”, “ He is one of the Eminent Eye Surgeons in the World”, “ Pioneer of Mass Eye Surgery ”. The Soviet Union has remarked of him as “ Wizard of Surgical Knife”, King of Eye Operation ”.
Dr. G. Sjcault of United Nations has proclaimed that “Dr.Modi has won the leadership of eye Surgery in the World”, Miss Helen Keller, a great Social Worker of U.S.R. has spoken of him as “ Light Piercing the Darkness is Selfless Service”.
- Honorary Eye Surgeon to President of India.