Telangana Ophthalmological Society (TOS) is a professional NGO formed by inclusion of all ratified members of the erstwhile Andhra Pradesh Ophthalmological Society (APOS) who are resident in the state of Telangana. TOS is formed out of the erstwhile APOS subsequent to the passing of AP State reorganization Bill by the Government of India creating the new state of Telangana and the successor state of AP. TOS respects the history of APOS and recognizes the contributions and services of its office bearers & members. All Past Presidents of APOS who are resident of Telangana upto the formation of TOS shall be members of its Past Presidents Forum.
Development of Scientific temper and camaraderie among the member fraternity is the objective for which members are involved to upgrade their skills from time to time.
Ophthalmic education and Research are promoted to keep pace with the changing times.
Members and Students are encouraged to keep abreast with the latest developments.
Security and welfare of the members and their families howsoever possible is sought to be met by schemes such as Family Benefit Scheme and such other methods from time to time.
Social and Cultural interactions are promoted among the members and their families.
Community services are provided in liaison with government and other such NGO’s as and when necessary by this organization.