About Us

Rishi Nethralaya is a20 years old, well equipped, fifteen bedded hospital located in the heart of Salem City. It is focussed at providing well organized Eye and ENT Speciality services with the committed supporting service professionals. Rishi Nethralaya Hospital is a Globally Renowned EYE & E.N.T Speciality Treatment Center, We take special care to deliver highest quality treatments, by having the advantage of latest medical technological tools for EYE & ENT procedures.

" World class audiology and speech therapy department with best hearing aid and hearing testing facilities."

Rishi Nethralaya hospital is located near to the salem Govt Arts College for Men Kumarsamipati. Taxi and other local transport facilities are easily available, making this facility accessible to larger population in India and International.

Do you need the finest specialized care and attention for EYE and Ear, Nose, Throat disorders? Our hospital provides World Class treatment in the following :


  • Modern Cataract micro phaco surgery with foldable Intra Ocular lens of all types including multifocal.
  • Early diagnosis and medical and surgical management for Glaucoma ( High Eye Pressure)
  • Early detection and treatment of Diabetic complications of the eye ( Retinopathy)- Laser, Intravitreal Injection, Vitreo Retinal Surgery
  • Refractive error correction with modern lenses and frames and also with contact lenses And Lasik laser Surgery
  • Squint ( crossed eye) correction

  • Eye lid disorders treatment- Ptosis, Enteropion, Ecteropion surgeries.
  • Ocular trauma management
  • Lacrimal Sac surgeries for chronic watering from the eyes
  • Hospital is recognized by Chief Minister Health Insurance, Government Employees Insurance, Pensioners Insurance Schemes and by Star health insurance for the eye surgeries.
  • Those who can’t afford the cost can be given care through the Rishi nethralaya Secular Charitable Trust at free or low cost.
  • We are recognized by Indian Medical Association of Tamil Nadu branch for conducting Diploma In Ophthalmic Assistance Course.
  • Rotary Eye Care Center : For those who are below poverty line, diagnosis of glaucoma & keratoconus are done at free of cost.


  • Our prompt diagnosis, precise medication/treatments, and the committed professional attention will help you to get rid of your ENT problems swiftly and effectively.
  • Apart from the diverse ENT treatments for adults, the hospital also provides effective treatment options for the ear infection, ear discharge, hearing loss, sinus problems, headache, nasal block, breathing issues and allergies in children.

Our Doctor's

  • Eye Surgeon: Dr.R. Selvarangam M.B.B.S., D.O.
  • ENT Surgeon: Dr.V. Santhi Selvarangam M.B.B.S., D.L.O.
  • Anaesthetist: Dr.Meenakshi M.B.B.S., DA
  • Fully Equipped Operation Theatres.
  • PHACO Emulsifier.
  • Zeiss Green Laser.
  • Zeiss Fundus Camera
  • Allegretto Wave Front LASIK machine
  • Applanation Tonometer, Non Contact Tonometer
  • Slit Lamp & Ocular 90D Lens - USA
  • Gonio Lens - Ocular - USA
  • Nd Yag - Laser
  • HFA - Visual Field Analyzer
  • Audiometry
  • Hearing Aid
  • Nasal Endoscopy - Zero Degree, 45 Degree with Real-Time Video Monitor
  • Zeiss Microscope
  • Pharmacy
  • Opticals Retail Shop
  • Special A/C Room
  • General Ward
  • TN Govt Employee's Star Health Insurance Recognized Hospital
  • Our consultant doctors are often invited as chair/guest-speakers in medical conferences for sharing their experiences about the recent advancements in their respective speciality.
  • We provide PHACO, SICS (Small Incision Cataract Surgery) Training for aspiring ophthalmologist.
  • Deliver public education on Eye and ENT care through various media such as AIR (Kodai FM), television channels.
  • Diploma in Ophthalmic Assistant Course , recognised by Indian Medical Association Tamil Nadu Branch.
  • Raja Paarvai - Free Eye Camps & Free Eye Surgery.
  • Free ENT Camps & Hearing aid fitments.
  • Educational support to children of HIV infected parents.
  • Screened 100,000 student eyes for various eye diseases in one year with the support of Rotary club of Salem Midtown.
  • Col. Rengachari Gold medal Award by All India Opthalmic Society.
  • Best Community Service Provider by Mayor of Salem Corporation.
  • Sevai Chemmal(Service Veteran) by Lions Club of Sales Cosmos.
  • Ullaipal Uyarndavar(Dignity through Service) by Raj TV .

How We Work

Rishi is Proud to Announce the following Successful Milestones:

  • 15,000 PHACO Surgeries.
  • 5,000 Laser Treatment for Diabetic Retinopathy.
  • 250 Endoscopic DCR.
  • 132 Free Eye Camps.
  • 2557 Free Cataract Surgeries.

Rishi Management Thanks the "Rishi Team" for their Dedication and Professionalism.


Do you need the finest specialised care and attention for Eye, Ear, Nose and Throat disorders? Visit us, and enjoy the effectiveness of the best EYE, ENT doctors. Our prompt diagnosis, precise medication/treatments, and the committed professional attention will help you to get rid of your ENT problems swiftly and effectively.


Rishi Nethralaya is proud to announce the offering of Diploma in Opthalmic Assistant Program Course starts from JULY 01st. Recognized centre affiliated to Vinayaga Mission University for Diploma In Optometry/Opthalimic course offerings Qualification: 10th standard Pass.


Rishi Nethralaya is proud to announce the services through Tamilnadu Chief Minister Comprehensive Health Insurance Scheme for Eye and ENT. Laboratory- out sourced from Rao’s pathlab!


  • Rishi Nethralaya completed 10 Years of Successful Service on Aug 22nd, 2011 in the Salem City.
  • We appreciate your patronage and support.We hope your experience at Rishi was mutually beneficial.
  • We look forward for your continued Support.
  • From Last June 2011 to March 2012 Rishi Nethralaya has performed 490 free Cataract Iol Implantation Surgeries.

BNI Member
Gold Club Member
Best Eye Hospital In Salem Under Chief Minister Health Insurance Scheme
Less Waiting Time
Lasik Laser
Cataract & IOL
Only Eye Drops - No Injection Surgery
State of the Art Operation Theatre
Cross Eye - Squint
Diabetic Laser
ENT Clinic
In House Pharmacy
Coffee Corner
Air Conditioned Private Suite Room
Pure Drinking Water Facility
B Scan Ultrasound Scanner
If you Have Any Questions Call Us On (0427) 2416226