National, 10 November, 2022: ASG Eye Hospitals, the national leader in quality eye care, today announced partnerships with two leading eye hospitals – Kapil Eye Hospital in Ambala, Haryana and Garg Ophthalmic Centre in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh. Taking its domestic footprint to 50 world-class eye hospitals, the acquisition is ASG’s 9th of the year, and it marks the Company’s entry into Haryana and expansion of its footprint in Uttar Pradesh.
Following its successful fundraise of INR 1500 cr. in July 2022 from General Atlantic and Kedaara Capital, ASG is accelerating its doctor-led mission to enhance the quality of care, deliver eye care for all and improve quality of life across India.
Dr Arun Singhvi, Chairman and Managing Director, ASG Hospital Pvt. Ltd. (ASG Eye Hospitals) said, “The year 2022 has seen us expanding our footprint to provide the best of eye care to patients across the country. We look at these acquisitions as partnerships where we can provide our expertise in scaling up operations and create synergies with our pan-India network. Our vision is to create a world-class eye care platform with advanced ophthalmic technologies for diagnosis and treatment and these partnerships are an important part of expanding and improving our network and services. We will continue to evaluate opportunities for organic and inorganic growth to reach 200 hospitals within the next 36 months as we continue with our doctor-led model of eye care.”
Dr Kapil Vohra, Medical Director, Kapil Eye Hospital, Ambala said, “Our effort has always been to provide the same level of eye care in Ambala as that is available in the big metros like Mumbai and Delhi. We are glad to join hands with Dr Singhvi and ASG Eye Hospitals, who share the same vision and look forward to growing together while providing the best of eye care to the people of Ambala and the surrounding region.”
Dr V K Garg, Eye Specialist and Ophthalmic Surgeon, Garg Ophthalmic Centre, Lucknow said, “We look forward to this association with ASG Eye Hospitals. Together, we shall ensure that a specialist team comprising the best ophthalmic talent delivers comprehensive eyecare services using the latest technology to patients in and around Lucknow, all under one roof.”