He is a Gold medalist in ophthalmology. It is the designated centre within the public sector healthcare network, and spearhead and coordinates the provision of specialized ophthalmological services with quality. Dr. Shivnath Das is a pioneer in microsurgery and intraocular implantation in East India. An expert of phaco with the huge experience, he has trained the surgeons at this centre, has specialties in Cataract and Comprehensive Ophthalmology, Corneal and External Eye Disease, Glaucoma, Neuro-Ophthalmology, Oculoplastic and Aesthetic Eye plastic, Pediatric, Refractive Surgery, Ocular Inflammation and Immunology and Vitreo-Retina have been established to provide a full range of eye treatment from comprehensive to tertiary levels for the entire spectrum of eye conditions. Sankara Jyoti Eye Institute is actively involved in clinical trials and research into the causes and treatment of major eye conditions such as myopia and glaucoma. Thousands of ophthalmologists from neighboring countries and beyond have participated in the Centre’s teaching courses and international meetings, which are organised annually. To advance ophthalmic science and service, and to increase opportunities for professional interactions and collaboration, Sankara Jyoti Eye Institute has also fostered strategic links with leading eye institutions around the world. Sankara Jyoti Eye Institute has the capabilities to deliver cost-effective quality eye care to meet increasing demand and to expand its role in ophthalmic education and research. Sankara Jyoti Eye Institute has achieved the excellence in the area of Ophthalmology and thrusting india into international prominence.