Joseph Eye Hospital Lab Services

1934Founded by Dr.G.Joseph Gnanadickam
1962Private to Mission Hospital
1964Glaucoma unit started
1967Rehabilitation of the Blind started
1968JEH was the first medical partner of CBM SARO
1971Orthoptics, Squint and Contact Lens services introduced
1975Establishment of Satellite Hospitals / Expansion
1980Eye Banking started in affiliation with Sri Lanka international eye bank
1981School Screening initiated
1981Govt Supported cataract surgery started
1983Retina Department Established
1983Academic activities started
1986Affiliated to Barathidasan University
2001Consultancy through accompaniment project
2001Low Vision rehabilitation started
2003Community Based Rehabilitation program started
2004Establishment of QMS
2004Commencement of Optometry courses
2004Refractive surgery service started
2009Commencement of Vision Centers
2011Swedish Mission Hospital, Tirupattur was restarted under Joseph Eye Hospital.
2013Received Tamilnadu State Award for Best Organisation employing people with disabilities.
2016Becomes the 1st NABH Certified Eye Hospital in the central Tamilnadu Services and Public Relations.