In Sreedhareeyam, we practice medicine in a unique place where highly skilled professionals and leaders in their respective fields create an environment of calm competence under the most demanding of situations and provide medical care that works, that is safe, and that leaves no one behind. Being traditionally specialists in Netra Chikitsa (Ophthalmology), Sreedhareeyam, which was born out of the intense passion to provide ‘VISION FOR EVERYONE’, today treats millions suffering from eye ailments and gift them the blessing of vision by adhering to the traditional treatment and ethical values. Sreedhareeyam has expanded into treating all kinds of possible ailments that affect the human body thus spreading its wings from ophthalmology to the entire spectrum of ayurvedic methods successfully curing millions with all kinds of imaginable ailments.
The Ayurvedic texts of Sushrut Samhita, Charak Samhita and Ashtang Hruday have given detailed description of shalakya tantra, which is the branch of Ayurveda which deals with ailments above the neck. It offers a detailed study of etiology, diagnosis, prevention and treatment of diseases that affect organs above the neck. According to the texts, there are about 76 diseases pertaining to the eyes, whereas the ears are prone to 25 different kinds of ailments. The nose can be affected by as many as 18 diseases, while the lips are easily susceptible to 11 types of diseases. Shalakya tantra finds remedy for all such diseases. Separate divisions are established for each branch of Ayurveda, from Ophthalmology to Orthopaedics. All treatments and medicines are strictly adhering to the traditional methods described in the classical texts but at the same time perfected with the extensive clinical experience that the doctors here have obtained over generations. All methods and medicines are continuously evaluated in the clinical research department and based on their findings, these are further revised.
Sreedhareeyam has its basic roots of treatments in traditional Ayurveda, but it has adapted to inherit the goodness of modern technology. Traditional methods of diagnosis requires intense clinical experience on the part of every doctor to exactly pinpoint the disease category. Modern technology has developed many great techniques to make the diagnosis process better. Equipments like Scanning machines and visual field tests have greatly enhanced the skill of the doctors to cure various ailments in all kinds of medicinal methods. Walk into Sreedhareeyam, and you find the latest of diagnostic equipment in its portals. It’s clinical and Optometry laboratories are equipped with most modern diagnostic instruments. Patients are examined by doctors using these equipment, and the diseases are identified. The diseases are reported in the terms used by modern medicine thus making it easier to document and follow up. In the next stage, the identified disease is transformed into its Ayurvedic equivalent, by the senior doctors. The Ayurvedic treatment then begins. The treatment goes through several phases from preparing the body, removing toxins, herbal therapy and final crack down of treatments to the affected regions. Thus Sreedhareeyam has adapted its methods to fit the requirements of the modern world, bringing together the goodness of ancient knowledge and modern technology.