Mumbai, 7th June 2023: Aditya Jyot Eye Hospital and Dr Agarwal’s Group of Eye Hospitals extend their heartfelt congratulations to Padmashree Prof. Dr. S. Natarajan, Chief Clinical Services, Aditya Jyot Eye Hospital, Mumbai -A unit of Dr Agarwals Eye Hospital Group for being honored with four highly esteemed international and national awards in recognition of his exceptional contributions to the field of ophthalmology.
Dr. Natarajan has been bestowed with the following prestigious awards:
ARVO – Achievements In Eye & Vision Advocacy Award: This award acknowledges Dr. Natarajan’s outstanding efforts and commitment to promoting eye and vision advocacy. His relentless dedication to advancing the cause of eye care and his tireless advocacy for improved vision health are truly commendable.
GEGC – Special Recognition Award: Dr. Natarajan’s exceptional skills, expertise, and significant contributions to the field of ophthalmology have earned him this special recognition from the Global Eye Healthcare Community. This award serves as a testament to his unwavering commitment to the well-being of patients and the advancement of eye care.
AIOS – President Gold Medal: The President Gold Medal from the All India Ophthalmological Society (AIOS) is a testament to Dr. Natarajan’s exemplary achievements and leadership in the field. This prestigious award recognizes his invaluable contributions to ophthalmology and his significant impact on patient care.
Dr. S. S. Badrinath Endowment Lecture Award: Dr. Natarajan’s exceptional research activities and commitment to the prevention of blindness have earned him the Dr. S. S. Badrinath Endowment Lecture Award. This award is a fitting tribute to his pioneering work in advancing knowledge and raising awareness about eye health and preventing vision loss.
Furthermore, Dr. Natarajan has achieved an extraordinary feat by securing the position of Treasurer in the International Council of Ophthalmology (ICO). This notable achievement marks the first time an Indian has held this esteemed international position since 1857. Dr. Natarajan’s appointment demonstrates his exceptional expertise and global recognition within the field of ophthalmology.
Chief Clinical Services, Aditya Jyot Eye Hospital, Mumbai -A unit of Dr Agarwals Eye Hospital Group, expressed his gratitude and shared his thoughts on receiving these prestigious accolades, stating, “I am deeply honored and humbled to receive these four distinguished awards. They stand as a testament to the collective efforts of countless individuals and organizations in the field of ophthalmology who have tirelessly worked towards advancing eye care and preventing blindness. I am grateful for the unwavering support of my colleagues, mentors, and institutions, including Aditya Jyot Eye Hospital and Dr Agarwal’s Group of Eye Hospitals, who have played a pivotal role in shaping my journey. I am committed to continuing my efforts in compassionate eye care and research, with the aim of making a lasting impact on the lives of patients and furthering the field of ophthalmology.”
Throughout his illustrious career, Dr. Natarajan has dedicated himself to “Compassionate Eye Care” and has made significant contributions to patient well-being. His unwavering commitment to providing the highest standard of care and his relentless efforts in research for the prevention of blindness have earned him the respect and admiration of his peers and the community at large.
Dr. Amar Agarwal, Chairman and Managing Director – Dr Agarwal’s Group of Eye Hospitals, expressed his admiration and congratulated Dr. Natarajan, saying, “We are thrilled to witness Dr. Natarajan’s well-deserved recognition through these prestigious awards. His tireless dedication to compassionate eye care and groundbreaking research has been an inspiration to the entire ophthalmology community. His achievements bring immense pride not only to him but also to the entire nation. We congratulate Dr. Natarajan on this remarkable accomplishment and look forward to witnessing his continued success in the field of ophthalmology.”
As one of the most respected and accomplished ophthalmologists in the world, Dr. Natarajan has become an inspiration for aspiring eye care professionals. His achievements not only bring great pride to Aditya Jyot Eye Hospital, Dr Agarwal’s Group of Eye Hospitals, but also to the entire nation.
Aditya Jyot Eye Hospital and Dr Agarwal’s Group of Eye Hospitals would like to congratulate Dr. Natarajan once again on this momentous occasion. We applaud his remarkable achievements and the positive impact he has made in the field of ophthalmology and the lives of countless patients.