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ISO 9001:2008 certified hospital


ISO 9001:2008 Certified Hospital for Cataract & Glaucoma







Yag Laser Capsulotomy

State of the art Operation Theatre with Cold Phaco System

Computerised Visual Field Analyser for early detection of Glaucoma

Dr. Tony Fernandez inaugurated Westend Eye Hospital in Nov. 1997. Dr. Davis J. Akkara, then Chief Ophthalmologist of Lourdes Hospital, Kochi and his wife, Dr. Ethamma Davis who was earlier working in Lourdes Hospital were in charge of the services of the Westend Eye Hospital.

The hospital has two divisions:

  • The Op section at High Court Jn, Banerji road.
  • The Surgical wing with Op facility near Vimalalayam at Kacheripady Junction, Chitoor Road.
The Hospital is so situated that it is easily acessble by rail, road and sea. The Hospital is equipped with state of the art equipments for patient care.

Dr. Davis J. Akkara
Consultant Opthalmic Surgeon
9.30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. & 4 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
except Sunday

Call (0484) 235 4452 or 329 3051 for advance Booking

Dr. Davis J. Akkara had his Basic Medical Training in St. Johns Medical College, Bangalore, India. He did his Postgraduation in Ophthalmology from Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore. He was awarded the Best Outgoing Student Gold medal From KMC, Mangalore. Later he went to the USA for training in Refractive Surgery (Operation in Short sight) and Phacoemulsification for cataract.

He worked in Little Flower Hospital, Angamaly and Medical Mission Hospital, Kolencherry and was involved in Free Eye camps. He took over as the head of the department of Lourdes Hospital, Kochi in 1991.

His area of interest in Ophthalmology is the anterior segment of the eye. His favourite operations are Phacoemulsification for cataract, LASIK (LASER treatment) for shortsight, Squint and Glaucoma operations.


Dr. Ethamma Davis
Eye Specialist &
Contact Lens Specialist
9:30a.m. to 1 p.m. & 3:30p.m. to 5.30 p.m.
except Sunday

Call (0484) 235 4452 or 329 3051 for advance Booking

Dr. Ethamma Davis had her Basic Medical training in Medicine from Medical College, Kottayam, India. She did her Post graduation in Ophthalmology from VS Institute of Postgraduate studies, Ahmedabad, India.

She worked in the Little Flower Hospital, Angamaly and Lourdes Hospital, Kochi, before she started Westend Eye Hospital.

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