Usha Kiran Charitable Eye Hospital / 2002-2005
Mysore, Karnataka

Usha Kiran Charitable Eye Hospital / 2002-2005
Usha Kiran Charitable Eye Hospital / 2002-2005
Usha Kiran Charitable Eye Hospital / 2002-2005
Usha Kiran Charitable Eye Hospital / 2002-2005
Usha Kiran Charitable Eye Hospital / 2002-2005
Usha Kiran Charitable Eye Hospital / 2002-2005
Usha Kiran Charitable Eye Hospital / 2002-2005
Usha Kiran Charitable Eye Hospital / 2002-2005
Usha Kiran Charitable Eye Hospital / 2002-2005

The hospital is a speciality facility for ophthalmic care. In addition to work from paying patients, the Trust has out reach activities covering poor patients in surrounding villages.

The building built in 2005 is in a middle class locality in Mysore. On a small site the building is four storeyed with a basement. The dominant feature is a circular stair in the centre of the floor with rooms around it. The rooms on each floor are for specific use, not generic. The details within the building are designed for the visually challenged. Both inside and on the outside the colours used are white and blue which are soothing to the eye.

Designer - K R Iyer
Structural Consultant - Buildwell

Architects' Combine 1956