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Ophthalmology

Ophthalmology is a branch of medicine and surgery which deals with the diagnosis and treatment of eye disorders.

An ophthalmologist is a medical or osteopathic doctor who specializes in eye and vision care. Ophthalmologists differ from optometrists and opticians in their levels of training and in what they can diagnose and treat.


Procedure

1. Ophthalmology Consultation:

Before undergoing any eye surgery or treatment, the patient attends an ophthalmology consultation.
The ophthalmologist will discuss any of the patients concerns and will examine the eyes.

2. Cataract Eye Surgery:

Cataract surgery is a procedure to remove the lens of an eye and in most cases, replace it with an artificial lens.

3. Oculoplasty:

Plastic surgery of the eye and for short sightedness (such as the tear ducts or eyelids)

4. Prosthetic Eye:

An ocular prosthesis, artificial eye or glass eye is a type of prosthesis that replaces short sightedness

5. Micro Incision Surgery:

It is a procedure to remove the lens of an eye and in most cases, replace it with an artificial lens

6. Laser Treatment:

Laser interstitial thermal therapy (LITT) is a less invasive surgery that uses a laser to pinpoint and destroy a small portion of brain tissue.

7. Orbital Tumor Removal:

This procedure includes the process of removing tumors around the eye that may compromise your vision or eyesight.

8. EyePCL Treatment:

Implantable Phakic contact Lens (EyePCL) is like a soft contact lens, single piece posterior chamber phakic iol, which can be inserted into the eye through sub 2.8mm incision to correct vision of the eye.