Every Tuesday free Eye and ENT screening are done for the deserving poor people between 9.00am-1.00pm at the hospital premises itself. The poor are treated on par with the paying patients. Both Dr. Sundhar Krishnan & Dr. Kanthamani discount the surgeons fee whenever operations are needed. Medicines and spectacles are given at concessional rates.
Smt. P. Mahalakshmi Trust funds for the drugs required for the surgery. A vehicle is available to transport patients from rural areas to the hospital. Any society or association interested in conducting eye and ENT camps can contact the hospital
Smt. P. Mahalakshmi Charitable Trust
The trust was started in honour of mother of Dr. P. Kanthamani with
- Provide free Eye & ENT screening for the poor and needy at the hospital and camp sites.
- Perform surgeries with discount surgeon’s fees.
- Financial aid for deserving students.
- To do research
- Fellowship training in advanced techniques of Endoscopy in ENT and Skull Base Surgeries / Cataract Surgeries.
- Post graduate center for E.N.T and Ophthalmology.
Request to College & School Principals
Do encourage students to donate Rs.10 per child to gift sight to the poor and needy.
Donors can contribute to the trust which is exempted under 80 G.
A person’s true wealth is the good that he/she does in the world to his fellows. Dr. Sundhar Krishnan & Dr. Kanthamani established the trust. It will remain a citizen based non-profit organization which will reach out to the less privileged. The trust intends to adopt villages, screen persons for common eye and ear, nose, throat ailments, treat or operate them, distribute medications or rehabilitate them. We all know that sight and hearing are our most precious faculties allowing each one of us to interact with the outside world. This right to sight and hearing must be available to all the visually or acoustically challenged.
The trust needs generous patrons to run efficiently. It the humble request of the trustees that contributions may be made willingly and generously in the name of – ‘Sri Mahalakshmi Charitable Trust’ You may sponsor a poor cataract patient on your or your dear one’s birthday/ any special occcasion by paying Rs.5000/- for restoring vision by cataract surgery with foldable IOL implantation. Or you may contribute Rs.10000/- for any ENT surgery. Recently few philanthropists have made contributions by donating an ambulance cum camp vehicle and defibrillator.