A new branch of Disha Eye Hospitals, the largest state-of-the-art eye hospital of Eastern India, was inaugurated in Mecheda, Purba Medinipur by Prof. Dr. Saumen Kumar Mahapatra, Hon’ble Minister-in-Charge, Irrigation and Waterways, Government of West Bengal. Also present on the occasion were Swami Padmananda Maharaj of Ramakrishna Math and Ramakrishna Mission Sevashrama, Contai, Mr Sk. Sufian, Saha-Sabhadipati, Zila Parishad; Mr Biplab Roy Choudhury MLA; Mr. Sk. Eaunush Ali, Renowned Businessman, Mecheda and Dr Debasish Bhattacharya Chairman & Managing Director, Disha Eye Hospitals. Also present at the occasion was Mr. Apu Majumder, General Manager of Kolaghat Thermal Power (KTPS)
It is the 17th branch of Disha Eye Hospitals, with the one in Barrackpore opening in 1997 being the first. The branch at Mecheda will provide similar treatment of the highest standard being followed in Barrackpore and other branches. The Mecheda Centre will serve the people of Purba and Paschim Medinipur and Howrah. It will have an OPD & IPD facility with all specialties of Ophthalmology. Specialist Doctors will also be visiting from Howrah and Kolkata hospitals of Disha.
“We are proud to offer our newest branch in Mecheda for the people of Howrah, Purba and Paschim Medinipur. Disha offers state of the art all eyecare treatment facilities at an affordable price that has been the hallmark of the group since inception. During Covid times, patients could not come from the districts to our main hospitals in the city, so we continue our effort to come closer to our patients through these branches’, said Dr. Debasish Bhattacharya, Chairman & Managing Director, Disha Eye Hospitals.
Disha Eye Hospitals, Mecheda remains open from Monday to Saturday from 8 am to 5pm.