Aditya Jyot Foundation for Twinkling Little Eyes to conduct 5,000 FREE cataract & retina surgeries
Aditya Jyot Foundation installs Mumbai’s first digital microscope ZEISS ARTEVO 800 with 3d technology
Aditya Jyot Foundation for Twinkling Little Eyes, a not-for-profit body, with support from Bajaj Auto Ltd, installed Mumbai’s first digital microscope ZEISS ARTEVO 800 to make eye surgeons more certain and confident; as well as to ensure trauma-free surgeries for patients. With the ARTEVO 800, Aditya Jyot Foundation for Twinkling Little Eyes, in association with Bajaj Auto Ltd, will conduct 5,000 FREE cataract and retina surgeries for low income groups.
Prof. Dr S Natarajan (Managing Trustee, Aditya Jyot Foundation for Twinkling Little Eyes) and Mr. Madhur Bajaj (VC, Bajaj Auto Ltd) unveiled ZEISS ARTEVO 800 - a completely integrated digital microscope for heads-up surgery and to leverage digital visualization to help ophthalmologists reach new levels of performance to help achieve superior outcomes and increase patient satisfaction.
Prof. Dr S.Natarajan, Managing Trustee, Aditya Jyot Foundation for Twinkling Little Eyes, said, “The new era of visualization in ophthalmic surgery is being delivered by the first digital microscope ARTEVO 800 from ZEISS. Enabling surgeons to see better to do better, ARTEVO 800 offers greater certainty during surgery with the well-known quality of ZEISS optics and the vast possibilities of digital imaging.” He added, “We, at Aditya Jyot Foundation, are embarking on an outreach programs aiming to redress the suffering of visually impaired low income groups and marginalized population living in rural and urban slums and tribal areas through free eye camps and free eye treatment. Our mission is to alleviate the suffering of the poor & ensure quality eye care to all and also include educational activities.”
Madhur Bajaj, Trustee, Bajaj Foundation, added, “We, at Bajaj Auto Ltd, were happy to support visionary Ophthalmologist Dr S Natarajan of Aditya Jyot Foundation to invest in cutting edge technology like ARTEVO 800 from ZEISS to offer superior surgical outcomes and patient comfort. Aditya Jyot has now transcended to the next level of evolution of the state-of-the-art Microscopic 3D surgery in India and is using this for social impact.”
ARTEVO 800 is packed with unique features such as DigitalOptics, AdVision, Auto Adjust, RESIGHT 700: DigitalOptics provides unparalleled visualization in resolution, outstanding depth of field, drastically reduced light intensity requirements and natural color impression for increased certainty; AdVision adds digital assistance and information to surgical vision in real-time to never miss a detail; AutoAdjust adjust to surgical workflow and surgical steps ; RESIGHT 700 offers very large protection distance during retina surgeries.