Bangladesh Medical College Hospital

Facility Identification

Division: Dhaka

District: Dhaka

District Code: 26

Facility Type: Non Government Hospital

Type of Hospital: Mixed Hospital

Year of Establishment: 1985

Category: Secondary Level Hospital

Size of the Hospital: 1 bigha

Funding: It runs by its own funding.

Patient Information

All types of patients come here to take treatment for their eye diseases.

Average number of patients per day: 40 (eye department)

Payment Provided by: Patients

Equipments and Instruments

They buy equipments and instruments by calling tender.

Sl No




Total Number

Available and observed Available but not observed Not Available Yes No Don’t Know
a Slit Lamp yes   yes     3
b Schiotz Tonometer yes     yes     2
c Direct Opthalmoscope yes     yes     3
d Indirect Opthalmoscope yes     yes     1
e 90 D lens yes     yes     1
f 20 D lens yes     yes     1
g Gonioprism     yes      
h Bjerum’s screen yes   yes     1
i Hess chart screen yes     yes     1
j Material for diplopia chart   yes    
k Red green goggles yes yes     1
m Snellen test type yes     yes     5
n Near vision testing(Jaeger or Snellen) yes     yes     5
o Streak Retinoscope yes   yes     2
p Trial Frame and trial case yes   yes     3
q Prism bar yes           1
r Refractometer yes     yes     1
s A-scan yes yes     1
t Keratometer yes yes     1
B Advancer secondary eye care  
a FFA including Fundus camera yes     yes     1
b YAG Laser with slit lamp adapter     yes      
c Laser unit for retinal coagulation     yes        
d Exophthalmometer     yes        
e B-Scan yes   yes     1
C OT  
a Operating Microscope with co-axial illumination & focus control yes   yes     2
b PHACO Machine yes     yes     1
c Automated Vitrectomy yes     yes     1
d Bipolar Cautery yes   yes     1
e Steam Autoclave yes   yes     2
f Flash/Speed Autoclave yes   yes     1
g Suction Machine yes     yes     2
h Oxygen Cylinder with nasal canula yes     yes     2
i Endotracheal intubation yes yes     2
j Ambu bag yes     yes     2
k Laryngoscope yes     yes     2
l BP Machine yes     yes     2
m Stethoscope yes     yes     2
Surgical Instruments
o Cataract surgical sets yes     yes     2
p DCR set yes     yes     2
q Chalazion I/C set yes     yes     2
r Enucleation and Evisceration set yes     yes     2
D Optical dispensing instruments  
a Manual Edging set     yes        
b Rimless & Supraframes grooving machine     yes        
c Lensometer     yes      
d Trial set (Manual power check) yes           3

Human Resources

Total Human Resources: 15

Senior Ophthalmologist: 4

Junior Ophthalmologist: 2

Refractionist: 1

Optometrist: 1

Outpatient Nurse: 1

Ward Nurse: 4

Theatre Nurse: 2

Name of the Ophthalmologists: 1. Prof. Dr. Md. Mizanur Rahman

  1. Prof. Dr. Hasan Shahid
  2. Dr. Nafiz Ahmed Chowdhury
  3. Dr. Shahed Hayder Chowdhury
  4. Dr. Md. Delwar Hayder Chowdhury
  5. Dr. Jannatul Ferdous

Professional Degree: Diploma in Ophthalmology, FCPS

Professional Training: Medical Retina, 24 months

Training provided by: National Institute of Ophthalmology Hospital

Administrative Human Resources:


Administrative Support Staff: 5

House keeper: 1

Cleaner: 1

Driver: 5

Security Staff: 1

Record keeping System: both in papers and in computers.

Service Area

Provided Services:

1. Refractive Error

2. Cataract

3. Glaucoma

4. Trauma

5. Lacrimal Surgery

6. Medical Strabismus

Referral System: They refer their patients to the specialized hospitals for complicated cases such as disorder of retina and vitrous and complicated pediatric cases. They arrange the referral by providing ambulance to the patients if needed. They follow up their patients by prescription.

The hospital has CME program.

Number of Cataract Operation in 2 weeks: 15

Workload Estimation

Number of Bed: 300

Effective Days for providing services: 365

Surgery per year: 400

Patients in Outdoor per year: 8000

New patients per day: 25


They have OT, OPD, IPP including medical records, optical shop and medical shop. In an average 4 operations take place everyday and the size of the theatre is 300 sq ft. The hospital has 2 wards consisting of 4 beds for eye department. Size of the ward is 500 sq ft and office size is 2000 sq ft. The hospital has water/gas/electricity supply and their cleanliness is good.