What is the Cataract Surgery cost in India?

Here you will get detailed information about cataract surgery cost in India.

By Pankaj Kamble

Updated on 04th, Jan'22

The average cataract surgery cost in India is somewhere between Rs. 2,00,000 to Rs. 2,41,000. This is the most affordable cost for treatment by best ophthalmologist in India.


Cataract surgery cost in India compared to the other developed countries :

CountryApproximate average
Cataract surgery
cost in India (in Rs.)
Approximate average
Cataract surgery
cost in India (in $)
IndiaRs. 2,41,000$ 3500
USARs. 3,58,000$ 5200
UKRs. 5,17,000$ 7500

So now are you convinced that India is among the most affordable country for you to visit for your Cataract treatment. Recently, due to an increase of Medical tourism in India, there has been a rise in demand of cataract surgery too, the main reason being cost of cataract surgery in India.


However, The following table will help you to choose the metropolitan city in India where you can afford to go for your cataract treatment depending on your budget.


Cataract Surgery Cost in India as per in the following metropolitan cities:

City in IndiaApproximate Cataract surgery
cost (in Rupees)
Approximate Cataract surgery
cost (in $)
New Delhi34,276500

Hope the above table is helpful to you to take one step ahead in deciding which metropolitan city in India is best for you for the Cataract treatment.

Related Hospitals

Question and Answers (56)

What are the symptoms one can experience if they have Eye Cancer? Are they noticeable or do they go unnoticed?

Asked by Ninad on 20th January, 2020 at 6:54 am
Dr. Babita Goel's profile picture
Dr. Babita Goel

Optic atrophy due to be retinitis pigmentosa

Asked by Ataur Rahman Shovu on 25th December, 2019 at 2:35 am
Dr. Babita Goel's profile picture
Dr. Babita Goel

Hello, I want to know about Stemcell treatment for eyes, which is the best place and also success rate of this treatment?

Asked anonymously on 19th October, 2019 at 4:02 am
Dr. Babita Goel's profile picture
Dr. Babita Goel

I had cataract surgery for both eyes on 2017 and 2018 with monofocal lens. I'm 32 years old. Can i change lens to trifocal lens.

Asked by Baba on 11th October, 2019 at 7:34 pm
Dr. Babita Goel's profile picture
Dr. Babita Goel

I have been diagnosed as retina detachment in my left eye.( Dry Type). I am 56 years old with no diabetic. Medicine prescribed by Sanker netralaya is Amplinak drop. But it is not working. No improvement in last one year. Is there any treatment for the same?

Asked anonymously on 24th August, 2019 at 6:53 am
Dr. Babita Goel's profile picture
Dr. Babita Goel
View more questions
Assistance, Over Call

Provide your details, and our staff will get back to you.