Sankara Nethralaya has been awarded the ICICI Lombard-CNBC TV 18 Health care awards for best ophthalmic hospital. The Health Care Awards, which recognizes and honours India’s best healthcare providers, were selected after a comprehensive judging process and evaluation by an eminent jury. The awards were presented by Minister of State for Health and Family Welfare Shri. Dinesh Trivedi on December 20, 2010 at Mumbai. Dr. Rashmin Gandhi, Senior Consultant, Sankara Nethralaya, collected the award on behalf of the institution.