WORLD SIGHT DAY
Day 2020 is on October 8 and is main outreach event for prevention of
blindness and global initiative of prevention of blindness.
To draw global attention to problems of blindness, vision disabilities and rehabilitation of people with vision disabilities, World Sight Day is celebrated annually on the second Thursday of October under the auspices of the World Health Organization.
Specialists of SI “The Filatov Institute of Eye Diseases and Tissue Therapy of NaMN of Ukraine” have done many researches, that determined the vector of development of world ophthalmology , for more than 80years. The Filatov Institute has up-to-date equipment and exact accuracy of diagnostics, many years of experience and talent of doctors, allow successfully restoring and returning vision to Ukrainian and foreign patients, including adult and children who seek help at the institute. Over the past 5 years, starting from 2015, 1213 patients from neighboring countries and 245 from distant countries were stationary treated at the Filatov Institute.