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History of Department
Eye ward of Magway Divisional Hospital has been established since 1975. But, Department of Ophthalmology, UMMG was first introduced by one assistant lecturer in December 2011 as a branch and section of Surgical Department. Before that consultant ophthalmologists from medical care had to do teaching of undergraduate medical students. First Professor & Head of Ophthalmology department was appointed in Jul 2015. Then, one lecturer posted in Jun 2015. Currently, Professor & Head, one lecturer & one AL are working at Ophthalmology Department, UMMG.