Dristidan Chokkhu Hospital, Bagerhat, Khulna

Facility Identification

Division: Khulna

District: Bagerhat

District Code: 01

Facility Type: Personal Hospital

Establishment Year: 2003

Type of Hospital: Eye Hospital

Category: Secondary Level Hospital

Patient Information

Both male and female patients come here to take treatment.

Average number of patients per day: 60

Patient number in last year: More than 21900

Payment Provided by: Patient

Equipments and Instruments

The hospital gets equipments and instruments from Government.

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 3
b Schiotz Tonometer Yes Yes 2
c Direct Opthalmoscope Yes Yes 2
d Indirect Opthalmoscope Yes Yes 1
e 90 D lens Yes
f 20 D lens Yes
g Gonioprism Yes
h Bjerum’s screen Yes
i Hess chart screen Yes Yes
j Material for diplopia chart Yes Yes
k Red green goggles Yes
m Snellen test type Yes Yes
n Near vision testing (Jaeger or Snellen) Yes Yes
o Streak Retinoscope Yes Yes 2
p Trial Frame and trial case Yes Yes
q Prism bar Yes Yes
r Refractometer Yes Yes
s A-scan Yes Yes
t Keratometer Yes Yes
B Advancer secondary eye care  
a FFA including Fundus camera Yes
b YAG Laser with slit lamp adapter Yes
c Laser unit for retinal coagulation Yes
d Exophthalmometer Yes 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 Yes
h Oxygen Cylinder with nasal canula Yes Yes
i Endotracheal intubation Yes
j Ambu bag 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 Yes
r Enucleation and Evisceration set Yes Yes
D Optical dispensing instruments  
a Manual Edging set Yes
b Rimless & Supraframes grooving machine Yes
c Lensometer Yes Yes
d Trial set (Manual power check) Yes Yes

Human Resources

Total Human Resources: 45

Senior Ophthalmologist: 03

Junior Ophthalmologist: 02

Refractionist: 02

Optometrist: 01

Outpatient Nurse: 07

Ward Nurse: 06

Theatre Nurse: 03

Name of the Ophthalmologists:

  1. Dr. Abu Jafor
  2. Dr. Mahmud Hasan Lelin
  3. Dr. BD Halder
  4. Dr. Monowarul Islam
  5. Dr. M A Mannan

Professional Degree: Diploma in Opthalmology

Professional Training:


Administrative Human Resources:

Administrator: 02

Eye Camp Coordinator: 03

Cleaner: 06

Driver: 01

Counselor: 02

Record keeping System: Both papers and computer

Service Area

Provided Services:

  1. Refractive Error
  2. Cataract
  3. Glaucoma
  4. Trauma

Referral System: They refer their patients to the specialized hospitals for the complicated cases i.e. Surgical Strabismus, disorder of retina and vitreous and complicated pediatric cases.

Workload Estimation

Number of Bed: 10

Effective Days for providing services: 365 days except govt holidays

Surgery per year: 2000

Patients in outdoor per year: 21900

New patients per day: 150


They have OT and OPD, IPP including medical records, optical shop and medical shop. They have uninterrupted water, gas and electricity supply and their cleanliness is very good.