Our Achievements

Small steps leading to Big milestones

We help you see better.

Accreditation- certificates to our reputation as an ethical, technically sound eye care provider

Recognized for excellence in eye care across all sections of society.

We are honored to receive the Times Healthcare Excellence in Ophthalmology Award from The Times of India. It was a moment of joy for us to accept this accolade from the esteemed Anil Kapoor ji. We wholeheartedly dedicate this recognition to the invaluable contributions of our teachers and the trust of our patients.

We are delighted to announce that our Medical Directors, Dr. Praveen Krishna and Dr. Vasumathy, have been honored with the prestigious “Prof Syed Modasser Ali Endowment IndoBangladesh Friendship International Award 2024” from the People’s Republic of Bangladesh.

We are thrilled to announce that our esteemed Medical Directors, Dr. Vasumathy Vedantham and Dr. Praveen Krishna of Radhatri Nethralaya, have been featured in The Times of India. Their dedication and expertise in the field of medicine have garnered well-deserved recognition. We take pride in their achievements and commitment to delivering exceptional healthcare.

Our Medical Director Dr Vasumathy Vedantham, MS, DNB, FRCS, FIAMS, Vitreoretinal Surgeon and Medical Director at Radhatri Nethralaya in Chennai, said, “Diabetic macular edema (DME) is a silent thief of sight that affects nearly 7% of people with diabetes, causing fluid build-up in the central region of the retina responsible for sharp vision.

Dr. Vasumathy Vedantham was conferred (for the second time ) the Chetpet Balakrishnan Baskaran Gold Medal and deliver the oration by Tamilnadu state IMA ( Indian Medical Association). Delivered the oration on Diabetic Retinopathy: Pearls and Paradigms for the physician at TIMACON, Erode.

Dr. Vasumathy Vedantham was conferred the community service award by Indian Medical Association (IMA) Tamilnadu state by Dr. Narayanasamy, The Vice Chancellor of Tamilnadu Dr MGR Medical University and Dr. Sentamil Pari, IMA state president at Hotel Hyatt Regency on 2/7/23

Dr. Vasumathy Vedantham was conferred the prestigious first Dr. Badrinath Sankara Nethralaya Gold medal for her work in Retina for 20 years at the Tamilnadu state conference at Coimbatore on August 2022.

She Received the gold medal and citations from the presidents of Tamilnadu Ophthalmic Association & All India Ophthalmic Society.

Dr. Vasumathy Vedantham was honoured to receive The Hindu and Indian Medical Association’s “Maruthuva Natchatiram” Award on 31/7/21 at the Dr MGR Medical University, Guindy, from the Honble TN Health Minister

She was among the six doctors from Chennai District to be selected for this honour

Dr. Vasumathy Vedantham received the prestigious Mahatma Award 2020 for social good for Eyecare from Smt Shalu Jindal of Jindal group and Shri Amit Sachdeva.

Radhatri Nethralaya has received the prestigious Health care Excellence award from the Association of Health care providers of India (AHPI)

Dr. Vasumathy Vedantham received the Excellence Award on Doctors day for eye care services during covid times from Aura Wellness

Radhatri Nethralaya was conferred the prestigious “SKOCH order of Merit” on February 2021 at India Economic Forum (the 71st SKOCH summit)

A proud and humbling moment for Radhatri Nethralaya. We are Getting this annual award for the second consecutive time this year.

Participant Testimonial: Celebrating 15 Years of Radhatri Nethrlaya

Dear DR Vasumathy,

Thank you for allowing me to participate in the conference marking the 15th anniversary of Radhatri Nethrlaya. The program was well organised with excellent scientific content. I learnt a lot from the deliberations.

“Hearty congratulations on the excellent work you are doing”

Best Regards
Dr. Lingam Gopal, Director, Sankara Nethralaya

Nethra Mitra – Rotary Avoidable Blindness Foundation

Dr. Vasumathy Vedantham, Medical Director, Radhatri Nethralaya was awarded the “Nethra Mitra” award by the Rotary Avoidable Blindness Foundation at the Rotary interdistrict conference

Our Citiations

PMI South Asia Awards 2023 – The Economic Times

The writeup in the Economic Times about the award to Gurupriya Vision Research Foundation, the public charitable trust of Radhatri Nethralaya for Project Vision on Wheels at the PMI South Asia Awards.

PMI South Asia Awards Finalist
Radhatri Nethralaya

India is among top 5 countries where babies are born pre-term and is a major contributor to childhood blindness due to Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP), especially from the rural areas.


One of the finalists at the PMI South Asia Awards 2023 for the Project of the Year in #NGO Category, is Gurupriya Vision Research Foundation. Guiding the path from darkness to clear vision, their remarkable initiative, ‘Vision on Wheels’, has been a beacon of hope for premature babies in rural Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh since June 2018.


‘Vision on Wheels’ project was aimed at ensuring early diagnosis and timely treatment for Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP). As a result of this project it helped in saving 5,000 babies from blindness annually. Despite facing multiple hurdles during COVID, the team worked hard to circumvent all challenges and truly create an impact on the lives of young ones. Watch the video to learn more.

Emerging Community Ophthalmology Leader

Dr. Vasumathy Vedantham, Medical Director, Radhatri Nethralaya, will be the conferred the “Emerging Community Ophthalmology Leader” Award by the Rotary Avoidable Blindness Foundation.

Freemasons donate a Retinal Camera for
Project Vision on Wheels