Samorita Hospital

Facility Identification

Division: Dhaka

District: Dhaka

District Code: 26

Facility Type: Private Hospital

Type of Hospital: Eye Hospital

Category: Secondary level Hospital

Patient Information

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

Average number of patients per day: 2

Payment Provided by: Patients. Sometimes the hospital pay partially for the poor patients.

Equipments and Instruments

They buy the equipments and instruments from other countries and sometimes they buy the equipments by calling tender.

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
b Schiotz Tonometer Yes
c Direct Opthalmoscope Yes
d Indirect Opthalmoscope Yes
e 90 D lens Yes
f 20 D lens Yes
g Gonioprism Yes
h Bjerum’s screen Yes
i Hess chart screen Yes
j Material for diplopia chart Yes
k Red green goggles Yes
m Snellen test type Yes
n Near vision testing(Jaeger or Snellen) Yes
o Streak Retinoscope Yes
p Trial Frame and trial case Yes
q Prism bar Yes
r Refractometer Yes
s A-scan Yes
t Keratometer 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
e B-Scan Yes
C OT  
a Operating Microscope with co-axial illumination & focus control Yes
b PHACO Machine Yes
c Automated Vitrectomy Yes
d Bipolar Cautery 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
k Laryngoscope Yes
l BP Machine Yes
m Stethoscope Yes
Surgical Instruments
o Cataract surgical sets Yes
p DCR set Yes
q Chalazion I/C set Yes
r Enucleation and Evisceration set Yes
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

Human Resources

Total Human Resources: 14

Ophthalmologist: 14

Name of the Ophthalmologists:

  1. Dr. M A Halim Khan
  2. Dr. Md. Saleh Ahmed
  3. Dr. Md. Hazrat Ali
  4. Dr. Sayed Maruf Ali
  5. GMN Chisti
  6. Ali Akbar
  7. Dr. Mohibul Karim

Professional Degree: Diploma in Ophthalmology, Diploma of the College of Optics, MS, FCPS

Record keeping System: Both in papers and computers.

Clinical Service Area

  1. Retina
  2. Glaucoma
  3. Cornea
  4. Surgical Cataract
  5. Pediatric Services
  6. Uvea
  7. Orbit
  8. General OPD
  9. Neuro
  10. Refractive Error and General Ophthalmology
  11. Low Vision

Other Activities

  1. Pathology and Clinical Biochemistry
  2. Housekeeping services and dietary services
  3. Radiology
  4. Opticals and Medicals

Systems and Procedures

  1. Clinical protocol and Guidelines
  2. Clinical Audit
  3. Referral Network with other hospital
  4. HMIS
  5. Counseling section
  6. HR Policy
  7. Color coded waste management

Workload Estimation

Number of Beds in Hospital: 8

Effective Days for providing services: 365

Surgery per year: 426


The hospital has OT, OPD, IPP including medical records, medical shop. They have 2 wards and each of them have 4 beds. They have continuous supply of water, electricity and gas and their standard of cleanliness is very good.


Cornea Consultant: 3

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
B Corneal topography unit Yes
C Aberrometry assessment unit Yes
D Specular microscope Yes
E Light microscope Yes
F Basic microbiology instruments Yes
G LASIK (Optional) Yes

Eye Bank

Sl No Equipments Available Functioning Total Number
Available and observed Available but not observed Not Available Yes No Don’t Know
A Refrigerators – 260 liter capacity (Frost Free) Yes
B Topcon Slit lamp Yes
C Laminar Air Flow hoods Yes
D Enucleation sets Yes
E Excision sets Yes
F Specular Microscope – Konan EKA-10 with software Yes
G Autoclave Yes
H Stainless Steel Bins/Trays Yes
I U.V. lamps with fittings 4 sets Yes
J Thermometer Yes
K Computer with printer Yes
L Furniture’s & Filing cabinets Yes
M Air – Conditioning (1.0 T) Yes
N Room Partition work Yes
O Blood testing equipments for serology Yes