Milestones

1994:
Nethradhama Eye Clinic and Surgical centre was started as a private practice by Dr. Sri Ganesh with basic instrumentation for OPD examination and a single OT for performing eye surgery
1997:
Nethradhama Eye Clinic and Surgical centre was expanded onto bigger premises with more consulting rooms & consultants.
2000:
Supervision Lasik centre was setup to treat refractive disorders with state-of- the- art equipment.
2002:
Shraddha Eye Care Trust was started in a small clinic at Konankunte, Bangalore.
2003:
Nethradhama Superspeciality Eye Hospital was established and recognized as a super speciality eye care centre by corporates and as a post graduate institute of Ophthalmology by National Board of Examinations, New Delhi.
2004:
Outreach activities began. Shraddha Eye care Trust was expanded to a 100-bed charitable eye hospital in Padmanabhanagar, Bangalore.
Nethradhama Hospitals Pvt. Ltd was incorporated under the companies Act
2006:
ISO certification 9001:2000
2007:
Post doctoral Fellowship programmes in General Ophthalmology & Phaco and Vitreo retina recognized by Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore.
Nethradhama has opened a unit in the Ravi Kirloskar hospital premises at Peenya Industrial Estate
2008:
Nethradhama Lasik Centre was started in Mangalore
2008:
First Eye Hospital to be accredited by National Accreditation Board of Hospitals (NABH)
Inauguration of OPD Block, Jayanagar with 1000 outpatient capacity, Nethradhama Lasik Centre, Mysore
2009:
February – Functional OPD Block, ISO certification 9001:2008
November – Relocation of Peenya Unit to Rajajinagar.
2010:
Jan- Achieved Priti Natarajan Award
March – Opening of Nethradhama Super Speciality Eye Hospital, Indiranagar, Bangalore
Aug – Achieved Best Lean Six Sigma project
Sep- Achieved FICCI Award for Operational Excellence in Health care delivery
Nov - Opening Nethradhama School of Optometry
2011:
February - ISO 9001: 2008 re-certification
April - Hi Tech Major Operation theatre complex with centralized air conditioning and independent AHU unit for each OT.
June - NABH Re-accreditation
2012:
February: ISO 9001:2008 Surveillance audit
April: D.L.Shah Award for Economics of Quality in the Healthcare Category awarded by Quality Council of India
May: Inauguration of Nethradhama LASIK Centre, Davangere
September: QualTech Award for Best Lean Six Sigma Project in Healthcare by Qimpro Consultants
November: Nethradhama conducted the Phaco Festival Confluence II at Leela Palace, Bangalore
2013:
February: ISO 9001:2008 Surveillance audit
2014:
Jan-Conducted Phaco Festival at Ritz Carlton Bangalore
Feb-Successfully underwent ISO 9001:2008 Surveillance audit
Mar: Honorary Doctorate ‘Doctor of Science’ has been conferred on Dr. Sri Ganesh by the Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences for his contribution to society in the field of Ophthalmology on 26th March 2014 during the 16th Annual Convocation of RGUHS at the NIMHANS Convention Centre.
April: Inauguration of Nethradhama Super Speciality Eye Hospital, Mysore Branch
May: NABH Re accreditation
2015:
Feb: AHPI Award for Patient Friendly Hospital by Association of Healthcare Providers India (AHPI). Award was received from His Excellency E.S.L. Narasimhan, Governor, Telangana State at AHPI Global Conclave held on 23rd February 2015 at Hyderabad, India.
February: ISO 9001:2008 Recertification Audit
August: Received D.L.Shah Platinum Award in the Healthcare Category awarded by Quality Council of India for “Determining the Economic Order Quantity for Patient Files with Continuous Cost Reduction Program”
Nov: Conducted Phaco Festival at Ritz Carlton Bangalore
Dec: Received Certificate of Achievement Finalist for QualTech Prize for Improvement & Best Presenter (for Dr. Suman Shree R.) in 27th QIMPRO Convention for “Determining the Economic Order Quantity for Patient Files with Continuous Cost Reduction Program”
NABH Surveillance Audit completed
2016:
Jan: ISO 9001:2008 Surveillance audit
March: Received “IMC RBNQ Certificate of Merit 2015” in Health Care Category at the Annual MQH Conference & Award Ceremony held at Mumbai on 4th March'2016 by IMC Ramkrishna Bajaj National Quality (RBNQ) Award Trust.
Received “MAKING QUALITY HAPPEN: MQH Best Practices Trophy” in Healthcare Category at the Annual MQH Conference & Award Ceremony held at Mumbai on 3rd March'2016 by IMC Ramkrishna Bajaj National Quality (RBNQ) Award Trust.
Best and Safest Hospitals in India by Qhealth4U (QCI), May 2016
2017:
“BEST HOSPITAL TO WORK FOR” AWARD by Association of Healthcare Providers India (AHPI) Award was received from Dr. J Radhakrishnan,
Principal Secretary to Govt, Health and Family Welfare Department, Tamil Nadu State at AHPI 4th Global Conclave on 10th February 2017 at ITC Grand Chola, Chennai, India.
2018:
“FINALIST-INNOVATION by 30TH QualTech Prize-Improvement & Innovation received the Certificate of Achievement to Nethradhama Super Speciality Eye Hospital for the project “To improve Insurance Patient Services by Implementing Kaizen (5S)” presented by Dr. Suman Shree R. at Mumbai from 29-30th Nov 2018. Received Certificate of Participation in Quality Fables Competion-2018
2018:
“FINALIST-IMPROVEMENT by 30TH QualTech Prize-Improvement & Innovation received the Certificate of Achievement to Nethradhama Super Speciality Eye Hospital for the project “A Continous Quality Improvement in Emergency Eye Care Service” presented by Dr. Suman Shree R. at Mumbai from 29-30th Nov 2018. Received Certificate of Participation in Quality Fables Competion-2018

Dr. Sri Ganesh received “Honorary Doctorate” from Royal college of Physician & Surgeons of Glasgow university (United Kingdom) on 23rd November 2018 at Glasgow for his contribution to the society in the field of ophthalmology.

Entry Level NABH SHCO certification for Nethradhama Super Speciality Eye Hospital- Indiranagar (August 2018), Rajajinagar (Oct 2018) and Mysore (Dec 2018).
2018:
“FINALIST-IMPROVEMENT by 30TH QualTech Prize-Improvement & Innovation received the Certificate of Achievement to Nethradhama Super Speciality Eye Hospital for the project “A Continous Quality Improvement in Emergency Eye Care Service” presented by Dr. Suman Shree R. at Mumbai from 29-30th Nov 2018. Received Certificate of Participation in Quality Fables Competion-2018

Dr. Sri Ganesh received “Honorary Doctorate” from Royal college of Physician & Surgeons of Glasgow university (United Kingdom) on 23rd November 2018 at Glasgow for his contribution to the society in the field of ophthalmology.

Entry Level NABH SHCO certification for Nethradhama Super Speciality Eye Hospital- Indiranagar (August 2018), Rajajinagar (Oct 2018) and Mysore (Dec 2018).
2019:
“DL SHAH SILVER AWARD for Kaizen Project “To Improve Insurance Patient Services by implementing Kaizen (5S)” on 12th Feb 2019 at 2nd Regional Quality Conclave of QCI and Dr. Suman Shree R received the DL Shah Champion Gold Award 2018 at Hotel Hyatt Regency, Pune.