NABH Accredited

Matha Ayurveda Eye Hospital (Moongode) Pvt Ltd is now NABH Accredited. We are the first Ayurvedic hospital in Trivandrum as well as entire south Kerala to be Accredited by NABH

Introduction to Matha Ayurveda Eye Hospital (Moongode) at Trivandrum, Kerala

Matha Ayurveda Eye Hospital (Moongode) is located in Trivandrum (Thiruvananthapuram), Kerala. This is a Specialty hospital and provides only Ayurvedic Eye treatments. This institution is a part of Matha group of Ayurvedic Eye Hospitals and Specialty Eye Clinics.

Matha Ayurveda Eye Hospital provides ayurvedic treatments mainly for Diabetic Retinopathy, Macular Degeneration,  Retinitis Pigmentosa, Glaucoma and Degenerative myopia. These are the five primary target disease areas identified by the hospital. The Hospital also has a  dedicated Ayurvedic Childrens Eye care department (with a standardized treatment, medicine and eye exercise protocol) within all its units.

The founder of Matha Ayurveda Eye Hospitals is Dr P K Santhakumari M.D (Ay), Retired Professor of Kerala Government Ayurveda College Hospital. She has extensive expertise in Nethra Chikitsa (Ayurvedic Ophthalmology) of over 30 years in various Government Ayurveda College Hospitals of Kerala State.  She is the recipient of the First "Best Ayurveda Doctor" Award conferred by Kerala State Government. Dr P K Santhakumari has been Conferred the "Legend Shalaki" award by TAS (The Association of Shalakis), which is the apex body of Ayurvedic Ophthalmologists in India. She has also been Conferred "Guru" Status by Rashtriya Ayurveda Vidyapeeth, Delhi under the Guru Shishya Parampara. 

Medicines for Treatment at the hospital are manufactured by Matha Ayurveda Healthcare Private Limited (GMP Certified medicine manufacturing company of Matha Ayurveda Eye Hospitals). The medicines are prepared exclusively for the Patients of Matha Ayurveda Eye Hospitals only. Our medicines are only sold on prescription of a doctor of Matha Ayurveda Eye hospital and NOT AVAILABLE to outside Patients or Physicians/doctors.


Matha Ayurveda Eye Hospitals was founded in 2003,and currently operates two Inpatient hospitals -  Matha Ayurveda Eye Hospital (Moongode), and  Matha Ayurveda Eye Hospital (Kudappanakunnu) in Trivandrum (Thiruvananthapuram), Kerala.

In addition to the two Inpatient hospitals, Matha Ayurveda Eye Hospitals operate a  Specialised Ayurvedic Preventive Ophthalmology unit - Healthy Eyes at Trivandrum, Kerala. Those Eye diseases (conditions) that have not yet progressed into a complicated stage may be referred to this unit (depending on the present stage of the disease). This unit provides only O.P level treatments (without inpatient admission) and the main aim of such treatments is to prevent the progress of eye conditions into eye diseases by making the eyes healthy. 

Outside Trivandrum (for the benefit of patients from Northern kerala), The hospital operates an O.P Unit in Calicut (Kozhikode), on second and fourth Fridays every month. Services of Senior Physician is available for Patients from Malabar Region on these days.

Outside kerala, The hospital also operates Matha Certified Centres in Tirupati (Andhra Pradesh) and in Dubai (United Arab Emirates). Services of Qualified Doctors, who are trained in the protocols and procedures of Matha Ayurveda Eye Hospital are available at Matha Certified Centres.

The hospital DOES NOT provide online / telephonic consultations. All queries relating to expected results, treatment duration, costs etc are answered only after the patient has undergone a complete consultation at the hospital.The Hospital  also DOES NOT provide medical advise or medicines without diagnosing the present stage of the disease.

GMP Certified Ayurvedic Medicines Exclusively for Eye Diseases

Matha Ayurveda Healthcare Private Limited (The medicine manufacturing company of Matha Ayurveda Eye Hospitals) is now GMP Certified.

GMP Certification is an internationally valid certification to ensure quality for the process and procedure adopted for manufacture of Ayurvedic medicines.

Matha Ayurveda Healthcare manufactures ayurvedic medicines exclusively for the patients of matha Ayurveda Eye Hospitals only.

Matha Ayurveda Healthcare is probably the only GMP Certified Ayurvedic Medicine Manufacturing company manufacturing medicines exclusively for Eye Treatments.

The company manufactures only classical Ayurvedic medicines (Ayurvedic medicines that have been validated in Classical ayurvedic texts). Such medicines that have been validated in the classical ayurvedic texts are manufactured onlu using time honored manufacturing process and GMP Guidelines.


Dr P K Santhakumari (Chief Physician,Matha Ayurveda Eye Hospitals) Conferred GURU Status by Rashtriya Ayurveda Vidyapeeth (New Delhi)

Dr P K Santhakumari, Chief Physician of Matha Ayurveda Eye Hospitals has been Conferred GURU Status by Rashtriya Ayurveda Vidyapeeth, New Delhi.

Rashtriya Ayurveda Vidyapeeth, is an elite Organisation under the Aegis of Govt of India, and conducts a National level exam for Ayurveda Graduate Doctors. On the basis of a competitive exam and interview, Ayurvedic Doctors are assigned to select GURU's for training for a period of one year.

Guru Dr P K Santhakumari, M.D (Ay) would be training students selected by Rashtriya Ayurveda Vidyapeeth under the Guru-Shishya-Parampara scheme on Shalakya Thantra (Ayurvedic Ophthalmology).

Guru Dr P K Santhakumari is the only female ayurvedic Doctor having specialty in Ayurvedic ophthalmology to receive Guru Status,

Details of Guru Shishya Parampara under Rashtriya Ayurveda Vidyapeeth is available by clicking the below link :

RAV Delhi website

Matha Ayurveda Eye Hospital (Moongode) is now CGHS Approved

Matha Ayurveda Eye Hospital (Moongode) Gets CGHS Approval for treatment of Ayurvedic Eye Diseases. CGHS Beneficiaries can now avail the Facilities of this hospital from 01 Aug 2015 onwards.

CGHS Beneficiaries are requested to complete the Office and institution level formalities before getting admitted so as to minimize the hassles in getting the treatment amount reimbursed.

Central Govt. and State Govt Employees may download the CGHS Approval Order for official Purposes by clicking on the following Link :

CGHS Approval Order