About Us | Sudarshanam Netralaya - Ayurvedic Eye Treatment Centre Kerala

The Institution

 Netra Foundation was founded way back in 1990 under the auspices of Paramacharya of Kanchi Kama Koti Peedom Shri Shri. Chandra Sekhara Saraswathi Swamigal of Kancheepuram in the campus of Netracharya Late N.V.Kuttikrishnan Nair (1921 - 2003) at Niranam near Thiruvalla, Kerala India . The Holi Paduka and a Coconut blessed by the Paramacharya himself is being worshipped in the hospital since then. 

 Padmabhushan Dr.S.S.Badrinath(Sankara Nethralaya, Chennai), Late Shri.K.K.Somani (Mumbai), Padmashree.DarshanShankar(FRLHT, Bengaluru), Dr.A.V.Balasubramanium (CIKS, Chennai), Padmashree.P.R.KrishnaKumar (The Arya Vaidya Pharmacy (Cbe) Ltd;), late Vaidya Vilas Nanal (Pune) and Dr.Prof.Prema Pandurang served as the founder directors. 


 Netra Chikitsa (Ophthalmology), a speciality area in traditional medicine of India (Ayurveda), has to date very few practitioners and experts compared to other areas like bone setting(Orthopaedics), Visha chikitsa (toxicology) or Balachikitsa (paediatrics). Sudarshanam Netra Chikitsalayam in Thiruvalla of Pathanamthitta district in  Kerala state is a well known centre for treating various disorders of eyes.



Sudarshanam Ayurvedic Eye Hospital  & Panchakarma centre.

Sudarshanam Netra Chikitsalayam is housed in a calm and beautiful land off to the beautiful paddy field, in the new campus which can accommodate upto 8 families or 16 patients and can treat upto 30 patients a day. The clientele spreads across  Kerala as well as other states and abroad. The center is also equipped with modern diagnostic tools and an in- house pharmacy to prepare special oils, ghee and decoctions beneficial in eye disorders. Sudarshanam is also equipped with a well arranged Panchakarma theatre where all Ayurvedic therapies are undertaken for general ailments(LBA,IVDP,Cervical Spondylosis....to name few..).


Sudarshanam now extends its services to more than 6 cities spreading almost south central Kerala, Bengaluru and holds periodical camps at various destinations in Mumbai.


Disorders of spine (Cervical & Low back(LBA)), other rheumatic joint pains,and systemic disorders are managed here. Separate care for female & male patients are available.

Unique Features:

An ideal place for Ayurvedic treatments.

Specialists to care 

Bath attached A/c & ordinary rooms 

Homely atmosphere & Veg. Food .

In additon to this, we are also providing specialised Kerala Ayurvedic treatments like Dhara – Pizhichil and Njavarakizhi – All under one Roof.

                                   S u d a r s h a n a m ...............People for a  better vision ! ! ! ! !!