Department of SHALAKYA TANTRA

Shalakya Tantra is one of the important branch of Ashtanga Ayurveda which deals with the diseases of EYE, EAR,NOSE, MOUTH and other parts of the head. The department has separate OPD for EYE, ENT & Dental with well equipped ( Slit lamp, Autorefracto Keratometer) for detailed examination of patient. Shalakya department has separate Shalakya OT (Operation Theatre) with ophthalmic OT table along with surgical instruments to do surgical and Para surgical procedures. Specialized Ayurvedic surgical techniques like Lekhana (scraping), Chedana (excision), Bhedana (incision), Para surgical procedures like Rakthamokshana, Siravyadha, Jalukavacharana ( Leech therapy) have been adopted for required patients.


Shalakya OPD details


Shalakya Tantra is one among the important branches of Ashtanga Ayurveda which deals with the diseases of EYE, EAR, NOSE, MOUTH and other parts of the head. Netra Kriya Kalpa being an important treatment aspect in the department of Shalakya Tantra. Netra Kriyakalpa (Tarpana, Anjana, Aschotana, Putapaka Seka), Nasya Karma, Karnapoorana, Gandoosha like treatment procedures are doing for regular IPD and OPD patients. We provide treatment for glaucoma, Diabetic retionopathy, Refractive errors, presbyopia, corneal opacity, inflammatory eye diseases like chalazion , Stye, conjunctivitis etc sinusitis, tonsillitis, discharge from ears, bleeding gums, ear discharge, hearing problems, tinnitus, nasal polyp, nasal bleeding, mouth ulcers, loose teeth, bad breath, dandruff, grey hair, headache etc on IPD and OPD basis.


Dr.E. Sethukrishna
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