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Since its start as a small eye unit with only 12 beds in 1983, Sagarmatha Choudhary Eye Hospital, (SCEH) Lahan  has constantly grown and today is a high volume eye hospital with seven satellite clinics, providing high quality eye services at an affordable cost to the economically poor and under-privileged population in eastern Nepal and northern India.

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  • What exactly are our services ?:This program trains eye surgeons in this cutting-edge method of cataract surgery. The trainees are trained in sequential graded steps, performing phacoemulsification first under supervision,and then independently. The training also includes pre-operative work-up and post-operative care of patients.
  • What is the itinerary of the service package ?:Course Schedule: 4 weeks 1st week: Observing Phaco and performing Capsulorrhexis 2nd week: Phacoemulsification Step by step surgery under supervision 3rd and 4th week: Independent surgery
  • Why should you avail our services?:Cataract surgical tecnnque has changed over the last decades from intracapsular cataract extraction wen aphakic spectacles to Phacoemulsification (phaco) with implantation of intraocular lenses.Nowadays eye patients demand modern eye surgery with good visual outcome and fast visual recovery at an affordable cost.The objective of short term phacoemulsification training is to convert SICS surgeon into Phaco surgeon.The training is supervised by senior instructor until surgeon gains confidence to perform phaco surgery independently on simple uncomplicated cataract cases.
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  • Who should seek our services ?:Qualified practicing Ophthalmologist with MD/DO/FRAS/DNB degree from recognized university with good experience in manual SICS surgery. Pre-Requisites: The applicant must be proficient in (Capsulorhhexis) NO, of Positions: 1-2 per batch Selection:Selection is done on a first-come served basis
  • How can you avail our services ?:Application for the programs should be accompanied by curriculum vitae,copies of certificates and application form. Course Fee: Rs 100,000 for Nepali candidates
  • Our facility and technology ?:Every year more than 8,000 Phaco surgeries are performed at Sagarmatha Choudhary Eye Hospital.In 2014, surgical training center was established at Sagarmatha Choudhary Eye Hospital with the support from OERTLI Switzerland to train the ophthalmologist in various technique of cataract surgery (SICS and Phaco).

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