Anowara Hamida Eye Hospital

Facility Identification

Division: Dhaka

District: Faridpur

District Code: 29

Facility Type: Private Hospital

Type of Hospital: Eye Hospital

Category: Secondary Level Hospital

Size of the Hospital: The hospital doesn’t have its own land.

Patient Information

Patient Type: All types of patients from different ages visit the hospital.

Average number of patients per day: 20

Patient number in last year: More than 10000

Payment Provided by: Patients

Equipments and Instruments

By buy their instruments by calling tender according to government regulations.

Sl No Equipments Available Functioning Total Number
Available and observed Available but not observed Not Available Yes No Don’t Know
a Slit Lamp Yes Yes
b Schiotz Tonometer Yes Yes
c Direct Opthalmoscope Yes Yes
d Indirect Opthalmoscope Yes Yes
e 90 D lens Yes
f 20 D lens Yes
g Gonioprism Yes Yes
h Bjerum’s screen Yes Yes
i Hess chart screen Yes Yes
j Material for diplopia chart Yes Yes
k Red green goggles Yes Yes
m Snellen test type Yes Yes
n Near vision testing(Jaeger or Snellen) Yes Yes
o Streak Retinoscope Yes Yes
p Trial Frame and trial case Yes
q Prism bar Yes
r Refractometer Yes
s A-scan Yes
t Keratometer Yes Yes
B Advancer secondary eye care  
a FFA including Fundus camera Yes Yes
b YAG Laser with slit lamp adapter Yes
c Laser unit for retinal coagulation Yes
d Exophthalmometer Yes
e B-Scan Yes
C OT  
a Operating Microscope with co-axial illumination & focus control Yes Yes
b PHACO Machine Yes Yes
c Automated Vitrectomy Yes
d Bipolar Cautery Yes Yes
e Steam Autoclave Yes
f Flash/Speed Autoclave Yes
g Suction Machine Yes
h Oxygen Cylinder with nasal canula Yes
i Endotracheal intubation Yes
j Ambu bag Yes Yes
k Laryngoscope Yes
l BP Machine Yes Yes
m Stethoscope Yes Yes
Surgical Instruments
o Cataract surgical sets Yes Yes
p DCR set Yes Yes
q Chalazion I/C set Yes
r Enucleation and Evisceration set Yes Yes
D Optical dispensing instruments  
a Manual Edging set Yes
b Rimless & Supraframes grooving machine Yes Yes
c Lensometer Yes
d Trial set (Manual power check) Yes Yes

Human Resources

Total Human Resources: 18

Senior Ophthalmologist: 2

Junior Ophthalmologist: 2

Refractionist: 2

Outpatient Nurse: 1

Ward Nurse: 1

Theatre Nurse: 1

Name of the Ophthalmologists: 1. Dr. Nadim Hossain

  1. Dr. Rahit Anwar Chowdhury

Professional Degree: Diploma in Opthalmology, MS, FCPS

Administrative Human Resources:

Administrator: 2

Eye Camp Coordinator: 1

Administrative support Staff: 1

Cleaner: 1

Driver: 1

Security Staff: 2

Counselor: 1

Record keeping System: Paper

Service Area

This hospital provides diagnosis services.

Provided Services:

  1. Refractive Error
  2. Cataract
  3. GIucoma

Referral System: They refer their patients to the specialized hospitals for complicated cases. Especially for the surgical strabismus, disorder of Retina and Vitreous and complicated pediatric cases they mainly refer patients to specialized hospitals. But they do not do anything to send the patients to the referred organizations.

Number of Cataract Operation in last 2 weeks: 10

Workload Estimation

Number of Beds in Hospital: 20

Effective Days for providing services: 300

Surgery per year: 300

Patients per year in outdoor: 6000

New patients come every day: 20


They have OT and OPD, IPP including medical records, optical shop and medical shop. They have 2 wards and 10 dedicated beds for eye department. The average number of operation is 2 per day in this hospital. According to them their hospital’s cleanliness is good and they have continuous water, gas and electricity supply.