Shree Bharatimaiya College of Optometry & Physiotherapy   

About College

Shree Bharatimaiya College of Optometry & Physiotherapy, popularly known as SBM College in the optometry field. It is one of the leading college of optometry in GUJARAT offering a four year professional degree of Bachelor of Optometry since 2011.

SBM College set the standards for Optometric Education and Research in Gujarat. From the year 2015, full-time Master of Optometry and from the year 2016, full time Ph.D. in Optometry has been Introduced by Veer Narmad South Gujarat University, Surat. College is Managed by Shri Ambikaniketan Trust, Surat. and is attached to Shri K.P. Sanghavi Eye Hospital, a Super Speciality Eye-Care Hospital of Surat.

The college provides excellent education facilities equipped with laboratories, audio-visuals in every lecture hall, clinical and optical exposures. Team of four ophthalmologist faculties and five full-time optometry faculties, one visiting physics faculty, two visiting optometry faculties, six clinical faculties from medical college form an rigid backbone for the Institute.

Optometry is a health care profession, and optometrists are primary health care practitioners of the eye, who provide comprehensive eye and vision care, which includes :

  • Measuring Refractive Errors
  • Prescribing Glasses
  • Contact Lenses And Low Vision Aids
  • Early Detection / Diagnosis
  • Management and rehabilitation of conditions of the visual system providing non-surgical intervention for specific binocular vision problems like squint.
  • Optometrists offer counseling services on preventive eye and vision care and collaborate with other health disciplines including ophthalmology, neurology, internal medicine and other health sciences.