Today the operating unit of the Dnipropetrovsk Regional Clinical Ophthalmological Hospital is a separate structural unit the main task of which is to conduct elective and emergency ophthalmic surgeries. Until 2008 each department of the hospital had its own operating room where there worked an operating room nurse.
9 operating unit nurses work in the unit, 4 of them are nurses of the highest category. There are as well 6 junior medical staff workers. The operating unit nurses have long-term experience. The experience, efficient and timely work of nurses and surgeons are an integral part of a successful surgery. Each employee of the operating unit has an extremely high concentration of self-management because health and lives of patients depend on their work.
The operating unit of the Dnipropetrovsk Regional Clinical Ophthalmological Hospital is equipped with modern high-tech equipment such as OPMI LUMERA 700 microscopes of a German company Carl Zeiss, as well as Victus femtosecond laser which is used to conduct cornea and lens surgeries on a single platform.