The eye clinic established its first branch in The Gambia on 15 June 2022 at London Corner, Saffideen Junction in Serrekunda with the ultimate goal of providing efficient, accessible and affordable eye care services and products to the public
Muhammad Alam, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) plus Founder for I-Care Optics Limited, said the new department would enable residents associated with the area to have proper, affordable and accessible eye services and products from them.
He noted that since the establishment of the clinic in the country, they had contributed to the development of The particular Gambia by providing free vision examination for The Gambia Immigration Department, retired Government officials, financially weak individuals as well as also provided free eye guidance and counseling for several people.
Mr Alam said as part of his corporate social responsibility, he had also donated football gears to some football clubs in the united states to empower them.
He expressed their willingness to continue providing effective, effective and inexpensive eye services and quality spectacles in order to their customers.
He also called on public institutions, the particular private sector, diplomatic missions and individuals to partner along with them.
The clinic has professional ophthalmic, dispensing optician and contact lens practitioners and does eye examination and frames. It also sells lens, sunglasses and get in touch with lenses.
Awa Njie-Conteh, marketing manager with regard to I-Care Optical technologies Limited, stated the clinic is geared towards improving the health of Gambian people particularly their eyesight. She said that will they have experts on different eye disorders, adding that their mission is to enhance a clear vision for everyone.
“We are planning to build more branches across the country to prevent extreme eye sight damages within the country, ” she said.
Karamo Jobarteh, a close associate to I-Care Optics CEO, said Mister Alam current employs 7 Gambians 4 of whom are women hence thanked him for creating employment regarding Gambians.
Ram Mohan, Indian Honorary Consul General to The particular Gambia, congratulated and commended Mr Alam and staff for their service to the country, saying the most important organ of the body is the eyes.
He mentioned they had organised several attention camps plus “will organise many more”.