The Eye Foundation is the brainchild of Dr. D. Ramamurthy and Dr. R. Chitra who started this institution with the vision of giving high quality eyecare to all the people who visited this hospital. Such was the success of the hospital that theywent on to open branches at, Tirupur, Mettupalayam, Udhagamandalam and Bengaluru. These hospitals have served the people for nearly three decades and it is estimated that more than a million patients have obtained treatment for a whole range of eye diseases.
The Eye Foundation uses cutting edge technology through the state-of-the art facilities at all the branches of the hospital. With the advancement of technology, it uses all the modern surgical methods with absolute precision and accuracy to ensure better results.