Specijalna bolnica za oftalmologiju Svjetlost
HR-10 000 Zagreb
Telephone +385 1 777 5656
Fax +385 1 777 5600
Correspondent: Prof. Iva Dekaris, MD, PhD
Senior scientists / ophthalmic surgeons: Prof. Iva Dekaris, MD,PhD; Prof. Nikica Gabrić, MD,PhD
Staff: Maja Pauk Gulić, MD, PhD; Doria Gabrić, MD; Neven Miličić, MD; Mateja Jagić, MD
Secretaries: Daniela Bumber Jelčić, Karmela Mašić
Date established as transplantation centre 2009, full activity 2009.
To facilitate corneal transplantation (CT) in Croatia (where the waiting list for CT still exits), Croatian Ministry of Health have certified the non-govermental Hospital-University Eye Hospital "Svjetlost" as a transplantation centre. In "Svjetlost“ hospital all transplantations are performed with tissue from Eye Bank Center Zagreb or imported from certified eye banks from Europe.
In 2018 the number of corneal transplantations performed in the Clinic was 64.