According to World Health Organization, corneal blindness is the fourth leading cause of blindness in India. Treating corneal blindness is possible through a cornea transplant. In this treatment, a healthy cornea is transplanted in place of a diseased cornea in entirety through (Penetrating Keratoplasty) or in part (Lamellar Keratoplasty).
Flashes and Floaters
Floaters look like small specks, dots, circles, lines or cobwebs in your field of vision. Flashes can look like flashing lights or lightning streaks in your field of vision.
An eye bank is a non-profit organization that obtains, medically evaluates and distributes eyes donated by caring individuals for use in corneal transplantation, research, and education.
Why choose Blade free LASIK? Blade free procedure; uses a laser to create corneal flap instead of a mechanical metallic blade Personalized treatment for any kind of refractive error Safer than standard LASIK Treats patients with high refractive errors and thin corneas too.
LASIK & Refractive Surgery
Have you been thinking of laser vision correction? Shed your doubts, concerns, SPECTACLES and CONTACT LENSES, because blade free LASIK has arrived. With this technology, laser vision correction procedure has become blade-free and safer than traditional LASIK.
When we think of cosmetic surgery, we tend to focus on the cheeks, eyes, and nose. But there are some appearance enhancements that a cosmetic surgeon can not make those having to do with your teeth.
A healthy cornea the transparent, dome shaped surface of your eye is an essential component of sharp, clear vision. It accounts for a large part of your eyes focusing power.
Cataract surgery is a procedure to remove the lens of your eye and, in most cases, replace it with an artificial lens. Normally, the lens of your eye is clear.
The goal of glaucoma treatment is to lower pressure in the eye thereby reducing the damage to the optic nerve. To treat your condition, doctor may choose to either lower the eye pressure through medicated eye drops, or improve drainage of fluid in the eye or lower the amount of the fluid produced in the eye.
Find out if LASIK is right for you
For people with nearsightedness (myopia), farsightedness (hyperopia) or astigmatism, LASIK surgery could be the key to a life free of bulky spectacles or contact lenses. But not everybody is a suitable candidate for this type of laser eye surgery.
Refractive surgery encompasses a variety of technologies and procedures for correcting several common eye conditions such as myopia nearsightedness and hyperopia farsightedness.
Are You A Cornea Transplant Candidate?
Scarring from infections such as eye herpes, fungal or bacterial Keratitis. Hereditary corneal diseases or dystrophies. Thinning of cornea or irregular shape due to Keratoconus. Chemical burns on the cornea. Excessive swelling on the cornea.
Know Your Cornea
The cornea is the eye outermost layer. It is the clear, dome-shaped surface that covers the front of the eye. It is responsible for more than 2/3rd of the eye focusing power.
There is no proven way to cure glaucoma or reverse loss of vision which has already been affected. Regular eye examination is the key to help detect this disease in early stages and preserve healthy vision.