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.
Course offered at the institution
MBBS with an intake of 150 seats per year