The Optometry Research & Training Institute maintains it's own self contain campus and a proposed six acre urban/suburban site in the city of Banda. The present institute a sister concern well equipped enter various sophisticated clinical, surgical and advance technique diagnostic ophthalmic instrument. For the student of the institute it's a unrivaled setting for clinical learning experiences. The hospital employees a multi-disciplinary approach with optometrists, ophthalmologist, optometry technicians, opticians, students and other health care professionals working together. To achieve it's unique "layered" regiment of total vision care.
It's services range from primary care and free community vision screening to special pediatric and low vision units to sophisticated procedure such as electro diagnosis and neuro eye consultations. It contains an optical dispensing service and optometric pharmacy and the hospital rehabilitation centre is the part of the institute.
AIMS AND OBJECTIVES
Imparting Optometry Educational, Technical, management and Optometric Services especially for the research training, Optometry development, eradication and treatment of visual disorders and Non profitable eye care, vision care, blindness controlling, Development of Optometry Science Education & Child care. Optometry Research and Training Institute is a unifying voice and a catalyst for national projects and services that meet the need of the optometric profession, ophthalmic industry & public they serve.
To work for distribution of safe especially to rural male/female population towards achievement/spread of controlling blindness/welfare objective and techniques respectively and also for prevention & control of blindness disease in the country, especially in rural areas than urban.
To work for operating the Rural Mobile Clinic Schemes (RMCs) for providing Primary Medical and Health Care, eye care & social welfare to the needy poor at their door step in rural and remote areas.
To educate and inform the masses/society about the dangers of alcohol consumption and work for the rehabilitation of chronic alcoholics.
To educate and inform the masses/society of the danger of tobacco chewing and work for a tobacco free world.
To set up Camps for Immunization, Cataract and other medical services for the benefit of general public.
To provide specialized training to deal with emergency cases.
Social up liftment of the handicapped persons and especially to uplift/improve their social, moral, educational and economic status.
Social up liftment and Rehabilitation of discarded widows and especially to uplift/improve their social, moral, educational and economic and economic status.
To work for increasing literacy especially in rural areas and conduct literacy programmes sponsored by Government of India and other govt. and Non-Govt. departments.
To work in such a way that the society gets strengthened up and works in urban and rural areas for the Optometry Services.
The Optometry Research & Training Institute conducts different courses in optometry under Optometry Council Of India, which is also under approval by State Medical Faculty, U.P. Government.
The centre provides optical aid and the special training to maximize vision persons whose conditions lend themselves to rehabilitation.
The institute has its six lecture rooms, library room, student common room, work-shop, laboratory, administration wing etc. The institute is well equipped with inter various sophisticated clinical, surgical and advance technique diagnostic instruments. For students of the institute it's an unrivalled setting for clinical learning experiences. The institute employs a multi-disciplinary approach with ophthalmologist, physician, radiologist, X-ray tech., pathologist, heart specialist, Optometrists, Optometric technicians, optician, and other health care professionals working together - to achieve it's unique "layered" regiment of total health care.