OPHTHALMOLOGY DEPARTMENT

Head of department: Dr. William Makupa

The Eye Department KCMC is a 68 bed tertiary eye healthcare facility located within the Kilimanjaro Christian Medical Centre. The department is composed of three units, namely the Eye Clinic, Eye Ward and Eye Operating Theatre. It is staffed by six ophthalmologists, 12 ophthalmology residents, two assistant medical officers ophthalmology, 15 AMOO trainees, 25 nurses, five optometrists and 15 medical attendants.