Nirmal Ashram Eye Institute

NEI is a Unit of “Nirmal Mission for Vision Society”

130 bedded, charitable, super specialty eye care hospital built on 9.69 acre of picturesque land with ornamental trees and landscaped gardens. NEI is about 22 Kms from Jolly Grant Airport, Dehradun and 18 Kms from Haridwar Railway Station.

The present spiritual head of Nirmal Ashram, His Holiness Mahant Baba Ram Singh Ji is blessed by Sant Nikka Singh Ji “Virakat” and Mahant Narain Singh Ji as well. H.H. Mahant Baba Ram Singh Ji became the successor of Mahant Narain Singh Ji. He was designated as the Spiritual Head of Nirmal Ashram Trust in November, 1982. Mahant Baba Ram Singh Ji travels extensively in India and across the world to spread knowledge about the Values of Nirmal Sampradaya, thereby rendering selfless service to humanity. Sant Baba Jodh Singh Ji joined Nirmal Ashram as a Trustee in April, 1983. Mahant Baba Ram Singh Ji has authorized Sant Baba Jodh Singh to look after all philanthropic activities of Ashram and its sister institutions

Medical Services

NEI has State of the Art Modular Operation Theatre, equipped with Modern Operating Microscope, Phacoemulsification Unit, Vitrectomy Unit etc. and maintains Sterility Control as per Quality Standards The following surgeries are available

  • Squint Surgery
  • Paediatric Eye Surgery
  • Cosmetic Surgery of Eye
  • Ocular Trauma Service
  • Advance Tests for Glaucoma and Surgery
  • VR Surgery for Vitreous Haemorrhage Intraocular Foreign Body
  • Cataract with Phaco Emulsification with Foldable IOL/Multifocal IOL
  • Retina Surgery for Retinal Detachment

Diagnostic Optometry

The Optometry department at NEI is managed and run by ten qualified and experienced staff members. Apart from the main domain of Refraction, the department also provides services in the areas of Low Vision, Contact Lenses, Vision Therapy and Ocular Prosthesis. A 1 year practical training programme for under-experienced Optometrists is provided by the department, thereby giving them an opportunity to hone their skills and preparing them for a successful career in Optometry. To keep abreast with the latest developments in the field of Optometry, the department regularly organizes conferences, which are supported by NEI through its Continuing Medical Education initiative.

  • Ultrasound of Eyes
  • Fundus Fluorescein Angiography
  • OCT (Optical Coherence Tomography)
  • Digital Phone Slit Lamp
  • Topography
  • Humphreys Perimetry
  • Low Vision Clinic/Vision Therapy
  • Pachymetry
  • 532 Green Laser
  • Yag Laser (After Cataract Surgery)
  • Computerized Eye Testing
  • Computer Binocular Vision


Equipped with state-of-the-art machines like Three-part Differential Haematology Analyzer and Semi Auto Analyzer, our lab, operated by qualified and experienced staff, provides accurate results in the shortest time.


NEI houses a centralized Pharmacy from where services are extended separately to IP and OP Pharmacy. Our in-house pharmacy is manned by a qualified and experienced pharmacist. The Institute ensures that standard policies, protocols and processes of pharmacy management are followed. In this context, it is worthwhile to mention that we stringently follow typical medication safety policies. An actively functioning Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee oversees all aspects of drug therapy within the Institute, including maintenance of the Standard Formulary. We guarantee that we source medicines only from GMP (Good Medical Practices) certified vendors.

Optical Services

NEI – Essilor 2.5 New Vision Generation Tie-Up Nirmal Ashram Eye Institute (NEI), Rishikesh has tied-up with Essilor’s 2.5 New Vision Generation (NVG) initiative to provide affordable, easily accessible and high quality optical solutions to its patients as part of Essilor International’s inclusive strategy to reach out to cases of uncorrected refractive errors for low-income people. Through this initiative, Essilor aims to bring down, by 2050, the number of uncorrected cases to 1.7 Bn, which is otherwise projected to reach 3.2 Bn cases from the 2.5 Bn cases in 2013. Essilor is a world leader in ophthalmic optics, operating in 100+ countries with 61,000 employees and 350,000 eye care professionals. With 32 production plants, 5 R&D Centres and 490 prescription labs & edging facilities, Essilor International has a global annual revenue of USD 7.4 Bn. Since 1998, Essilor International has been running its operations in India through its 100% owned subsidiary, Essilor India Pvt. Ltd. NEI has a state-of-the-art and fully equipped optical store which is replete with 2.5 NVG spectacles, frames, sunglasses and also lenses from renowned brands like Crizal, Varilux, Optifog, Xperia and Airwear, etc. can be made available.

24×7 Emergency services

NEI has a dedicated fleet of ambulances which are in a state of 24 x 7 preparedness to meet any medical exigency
Nirmal Ashram Eye Institute is a recognized Eye Donation Centre. NEI is collecting number of Corneas and the same are being transplanted. Regularly conducts Eye Donation Awareness Campaigns. For Eye Donation, contact: Mr. Atam Prakash (Bauji) 9837607526

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Nirmal Ashram Eye Institute Khairi-Kalan, Near Nepali Farm P.O. Satyanarayan, Rishikesh -249204 District Dehradun,Uttrakhand, INDIA Email: Website: