Ayurvedic Eye Treatment | Myopia | Children

This is a specially developed Eye Care Program for children up to the age of 15 years. This program was introduced in Matha Ayurveda Eye Hospital (Kudappanakunnu) in 2007. Over the years, this has developed into a separate division that operates in all the units of Matha Ayurveda Eye Hospital. 


Why Special Eye Care Programme for children? 



More than 90% of the knowledge we gain is through the visual organ. That means, Educational, and knowledge-wise status of the country directly depends upon the functional capacity of the eye of the children of that country.



This is the reason why eye treatment for myopia in children is given so much importance at Matha. In other words, the growth of a Nation is through the VISION of the young generation of that country. So everybody, especially the Ophthalmologists are responsible to do their best to keep the VISual organ of the children strong and healthy. Ayurveda can do very much in this field




O.K.How is it possible?




It is to be remembered that, children will not complain about their visual problems. So the responsibility of finding out the problem turns to the parents. So dear parents please note the following factors which will help you in finding out the case.


  • Is there watering of the eyes while reading or watching the T.V. for a long period?
  • See whether the child is making mistakes in the school notes?
  • Is there an unexpected laziness in their studies?
  • Your child is complaining of headaches while reading?
  • Your child is rubbing the eyes occasionally?
  • Your child refuses to read the book for a considerable period?

If you come to notice any of the above facts, do not wait to consult an Ophthalmologist immediately.



We can help you through the endless blessings of the great science of Ayurveda.


  1. Giving directions and instructions for their dietary factors.
  2. Find out in their routine daily life factors which are influencing their eyes-eg: reading habits habit of watching T.V., Computer, journeyetc.- and correct instructions.
  3. Find out and diagnose the disease in time and give treatments. What are these diseases? Myopia, astigmatism and other refractive errors, ophthalmic manifestations of other diseases if any.
  4. Modified eye exercise methods along with AYURVEDIC MEDICATIONS for each type of refractive error is our specialty. Children are categorized into different roup on the basis of age, body constitution(Prakriti) and treatment is formulated accordingly
  5. Watching T.V., Computer, etc: It is seen that most of the mothers are still unaware of the factors to be remembered while their kids are watching T.V.Computer, etc. Size of the screen, the distance of the screen, the position of the TV, illumination in the room, duration of watching T.V.etc. Are influencing factors.