Farabi eye hospital is the largest and the most productive eye care facility center in Iran and in the region. The hospital was founded in 1930 by Dr. M. Gh. Shams. The high quality of services and great efficacy of medical treatments coupled with affordable cost led thousands of foreign patients enjoying medical services of Farabi hospital each year.
Farabi eye hospital has many specialty clinics including strabismus, ocular oncology, retina, cornea, glaucoma, lacrimal, orbital and Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP) clinics. The hospital is coupled with Para clinics assist in diagnosis such as laboratory, angiography, optometry, echography, pathobiology, radiography, CT scan, sonography and laser therapy.
Farabi International Patient Department (IPD) has 7 separate rooms equipped with full monitoring equipment for patient’s care. All the personnel at IPD are able to communicate in English and Arabic.
The clinic is situated in Iran's largest city, Tehran. It is located in the north part of Tehran and is 1-hour drive from Imam Khomeini International Airport (IKA). Tehran, as one of the main tourist destinations in Iran, has a wealth of cultural attractions. It is home to royal complexes of Golestan, Saadabad and Niavaran, which were built under the reign of the country's last two monarchies. It also has several historic and artistic museums like National Jewelry and Carpet museums. Tehran is well known because of old Bazaar and mountainous roads close to city.