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Regional Institute of Ophthalmology

Regional Institute of Ophthalmology

The Regional Institute of Ophthalmology, Guwahati, was established in the year 1985, under the National Programme for Control of Blindness. It is a premier Ophthalmic Institute catering to the needs not only of Assam but also of the entire North-East Region. Other NE states like Meghalaya, Mizoram, Manipur, Nagaland, Arunachal Pradesh, and Tripura refer their eye patients to this institute for advanced diagnostic and treatment facilities.

Besides rendering all-round eye care services, students of MBBS course, post-graduate course , in-service doctors and other paramedical personnel have to be trained in the institute to develop manpower in the field of Ophthalmology.

Address of the institution

Gauhati Medical College,
Guwahati-781032.

Tel: +91-2460014 / 2130236
Email: gmch-asm@nic.in
Website: http://gmchassam.gov.in/rio.html

Course offered at the institution

MBBS with an intake of 150 seats per year