Meet the Founders
Late Dr. J. Agarwal
Dr Jaiveer Agarwal founded DrAgarwal's Group of...
Dr. J. Agarwal, a doyen in the field of Ophthalmology, conducted many eye camps in villages around Chennai and had treated hundreds of thousands of patients. He spearheaded the Eye Donation Campaign for the treatment of corneal blindness and the screening of school children for defective vision.
Dr. J. Agarwal was the President of the All India Ophthalmological Society in 1992. He was also the President of Tamilnadu Ophthalmic Association & Madras City Ophthalmological Association. He received Lifetime Achievement Awards from the All India Ophthalmological Society and Tamil Nadu Ophthalmic Association in recognition of his yeoman services to the people of Tamilnadu and Ophthalmic fraternity, not to mention the very many recognitions he received from ophthalmic foundations from across the world. Dr. J. Agarwal passed away in November 2009 after the demise of his wife.
Dr. J. Agarwal envisioned to provide the best eye care treatment to the people of Chennai. At the time of his demise in November, 2009, he had realized this dream.
Late Dr. T Agarwal
Dr Tahira Agarwal was the Managing Director of...
She was the first to introduce cryosurgery in the treatment of cataracts in India in 1967 and also the first to perform Refractive Surgery using Cryolathe in 1981. She has performed over 20,000 procedures of Zyoptix/Lasik for correcting refractive errors.
Dr. T. Agarwal, played a pivotal role in training general physicians in removing the eyes after death and propagating eye donation. She established links with International Eye Bank, Sri Lanka in 1974 and paved the way for getting eyes for India from Sri Lanka. She passed away in April 2009 after a brief illness.
She was the recipient of "P.Siva Reddy Gold Medal" by the All India Ophthalmological Society for the paper on "Refractive Keratoplasty" and "Bharatiya Mahila Ratna Award" by Front for National Progress and 21st Century Development council.
While she ably supported her husband envision his dream, Dr. T. Agarwal, made sure to pass the legacy by personally training her children and grandkids in ophthalmology.
Dr. Amar Agarwal
Dr Amar Agarwal is the Chairman of the Scientific...
Prof. Amar Agarwal has won many awards for his revolutionary innovations in ophthalmology. The most significant being the BARRAQUER and the KELMAN awards. When he is not restoring vision in a patient’s eyes or training doctors from across the globe, Dr. Amar writes about ophthalmology. He has authored over 50 books that’ve been published in various languages.
Dr.Amar carries great charisma and he can motivate even a dead log, with that one magical word of his - “Beta” (meaning child in Hindi).
Dr. Athiya Agarwal
Trained in Ophthalmology and Pathology in the...
While not at work, Dr. Athiya is a doting mom and the best friend to her grandkids.
Meet the Executives
Mr. Rajagopalan S
Rajagopalan joined the Group in 2006, with 15...
Rajagopalan joined the Group in 2006, with 15 years of experience in Pharmaceutical industry across the globe. He played a major role in expanding the hospital’s presence in both India & abroad. Our MD is the frequent flyer of the group and can give valuable insights of places, be it a Cambodia or a Uganda.If you talk to him and you’re impressed with his excellent command over the English language, don’t miss out to hear his Tamil; you’ll love him more. Two words that’ll best describe him - simple & hardworking!
Dr. Adil Agarwal
Dr Adil is an Eye Surgeon and has specialized in...
Since joining the group in 2014, Adil has led the strategic initiatives for the group with a focus on Mergers & Acquisition’s, JV’s, Brand & Marketing and new businesses. He is leading the expansion of the group with the goal of establishing a pan-national and global footprint for the chain. He has been actively involved in fund raising activities for the group and leads investor relations. Adil and wife, Urmilla, live in Chennai with their daughter. He is very passionate about fitness and also, enjoys travelling, skiing and playing poker in his spare time.
Dr. Ashvin Agarwal
Dr Ashvin is an expert in corneal transplants,...
Ashvin is a technology lover who can easily pick up flaws in even the most popular software. But what makes him tech savvy, is the solution he has to offer to fix the flaw. A thorough perfectionist, indeed!
Dr. Anosh Agarwal
Dr Anosh is a trained a Vitreoretinal surgeon...
Anosh is an explorer who likes to learn, especially technology. Be it a simple wireframe or a complex program, our man simply believes in getting his hands dirty to understand how different things in the world function. And the secret formula for this - his six-meals-a-day regime!
Mr. Suresh V
Suresh comes with over three decades of...
Despite being a senior member in the organization, Suresh connects quite well with even the newest of employees. Beware of his charisma and enthusiasm; it’s absolutely infectious! Yes, talk to him for five minutes, you’ll understand what passion is all about.
Mr. Jagannathan V
Group President Jagannathan has over three...
Jagannathan has got excellent negotiation skills and can sleep talk the company’s growth projection numbers.
Mrs. Saradha Govindarajan
Saradha has a knack for identifying new markets...
Mr. Anand Babu
Anand Babu heads the finance division of Dr...
Anand is a seafood lover and hunts for the best shrimps in the market while, he’s not crunching the credit/debit numbers for the group. Did we mention, he’s social media enthusiast too who likes to keep track of his fan following on facebook?
Mr. Venkatesh Vaidyanathan
Venkatesh heads Projects & Facilities for the...
Venkatesh is the most eligible bachelor of the group and loves to go on long drives in his black beast. Rumour has it that he carries a time machine, to work for 28 hours a day!