Welcome

Divyajyoti Trust is a registered charitable trust under Public Charitable Trust Act established recently by philanthropic minded individuals involved in the services of poor people for last two decades.Having imbibed the ideas and ideals suggested by Gandhiji to serve the nation,they have decided to devote their life to the service of humanity in interior rural tribal areas.Joined by several like minded people, trust will get involved in all the activities to help the poor community with the help of available manpower & resources.

Since the main expertise available at this moment is in the field of Ophthalmology, the trust will start working in eye care by setting up an eye hospital.


Divyajyoti Trust

Suthar Falia, At & Po Mandvi Dist. Surat - 394 160, Gujarat, India
Ph. No.02623 - 221180
Eye Bank Mo.No. 7046991251
Regd. No E 6921 - Surat. 19.1.2010

Hospital Schedule Time:-
Monday to Sunday:-8:30 a.m to 1:30 p.m
2:30 p.m to 5:30 p.m
Sunday:-General OPD -Open
Specality OPD- Closed

Web-mail :- divyajyoti@divyajyotitrust.org
E-mail :- divyajyoti.icare@gmail.com

Our Vision

No one should become blind or remain blind needlessly for want of services

Our Mission

To reduce and eventually eliminate avoidable blindness to the extent possible for us from the community around and thus contribute to the Vision 2020 programme of the country while working in the rural tribal area for the poor community maintaining high ethical standards and moral values.

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News

  • Online Donation now available.
  • Dr. Akruti Jariwala has joined her one year bond period to be served at Netrang CHC. She will take care of surgical work at Netrang.
  • Dr. Dhruvi is posted at Vyara and she is trying her best to increase the workload. With the passage of time, the work will pick up.
  • Dr. Mansi Desai has completed her one and a half years glaucoma fellowship by the end of the month and joined us as a consultant for two years.
  • Training of first year optometry students and vision assistant students is going on nicely.
  • Dr. Meet Mashru has joined us as a comprehensive fellow for one and a half years from June 22.
  • Dr. Nikhil Rupala completed his one month Phacoemulsification fellowship during the month. Dr. Jay Rana has joined us for two months SICS fellowship during the month.
  • Prof. Bhatt had come for full day physical session early during the month.Positive outcomes of his training is motivating us. He took two sessions for our extended core group members during the month. He has also agreed to take soft skill sessions for our optometry and vision assistant students. We can not thank him enough for all the help provided to us.
  • From this month, we have restarted twice a week diagnostic eye camps in the areas where we don’t have our vision centres / satellite centres.
  • Workload at Vyara is also showing positive development.
  • Schools have opened from 16th June. There are nine students in the hostel right now. We have sent three students to Mogri for further education.
  • We lost our senior Trustee and staunch Gandhian Resp. Shri Bhikhubhai Vyas during the month. He was 92 years old but was active till last few days. His work in Dharampur area was a huge transformation of the society. He must have left this earth with a deep sense of satisfaction. We will feel his absence and Dr. Uday in particular will feel the loss. We pray Almighty to give his soul eternal peace.
  • We are approaching completion of enrolment in hydrophobic IOL study. Enrolement in Hydrophilic IOL study for Sharpedge was completed in June. Multi focal and Toric IOL study for Omni lens is going on well. We could enrol seven patients in Tacrolimus eye drops study – the highest among all the participating centres. However, we have not been able to enrol patients in Ranibizumab trial. Our ethics committee met during the month for an expedited meeting and gave clearance to a comparative study of forskolin eye drops with Timolol eye drops is under consideration. DCGI clearance was also received during the month and three patients are already enrolled in the study. One more study of Amblyopia treatment using tablet is submitted to CTRI. Once we receive clearance, we will start enrolment. This study is in collaboration with the Japanese company which developed this tablet based treatment. Alcon team had come for site evaluation for their dry eye study and was convinced after looking at the set up and the workload.
  • Preparation for the second slab of A building is going on. Masonary work is going at the ground floor of A, B and C buildings, first floor of B building, Basement of A building. We have already procured tiles for the flooring purpose.
  • A small convocation function for the previous batch of Vision Assistants was organised on 12th June. Certificates were distributed by Dr. Rozy Patel – director, Centre for Humanities at Uka Tarsadiya University. Ms. Sejal