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Photorefractive Keratectomy (PRK)

The photorefractive keratectomy (PRK) procedure reshapes the cornea to correct myopia (short-sightedness), hyperopia (farsightedness), and astigmatism (unevenly curved cornea). It aids in the reduction or elimination of the need for glasses or contact lenses. The goal of refractive surgery...

Retinopathy Prematurity

Retinopathy prematurity (ROP) is a blinding disease in premature babies caused by the formation of abnormal blood vessels in the developing retina. (the eye’s innermost light-sensitive layer). In a full-term baby, blood vessels grow along the surface of the developing...

Macular Hole

A macular hole is a hole in the central part of the retina that is most important for vision. The retina is the innermost light-sensitive layer of the eye, similar to the film of a camera where the image...

Malignant Glaucoma

Graefe first described malignant glaucoma in 1869 as an elevated intraocular pressure (IOP) with a shallow or flat anterior chamber, usually as a result of ocular surgery. Aqueous misdirection, ciliary block glaucoma, and lens block angle closure are all...

Glaucoma

Glaucoma is a group of conditions that cause optic nerve damage. The optic nerve is located at the back of the eye and helps in visualization by transmitting visual signals from the eye to the brain. Blindness could result...

Non Proliferative Diabetic Retinopathy

Diabetes can cause diabetic retinopathy, an eye disease. This occurs when high blood sugar levels damage blood vessels in the retina. Diabetic retinopathy affects up to 80% of people who have had diabetes for 20 years or more. With...

Diabetic Retinopathy

What is Diabetic Retinopathy?Diabetes retinopathy develops when high blood sugar levels damage blood vessels in the retina.Diabetic Retinopathy SymptomsDiabetic retinopathy symptoms frequently do not appear until significant damage has occurred inside the eye. They includeBlurred vision/ loss of visionSeeing...

Cataract Surgery

What is Cataract Surgery?Cataract is the most well-known eye disease, characterized by clouding of the natural crystalline lens inside the eye. This obstructs the visual pathway, causing you to lose vision. Motiyabindoo is most common in elderly patients, but it...

Oculoplastic Surgery

What is Oculoplastic?Oculoplastic is a broad term that refers to a variety of procedures involving the eyelids, brows, orbits, tear ducts, and the face. Oculoplastic procedures include both medically necessary and cosmetic procedures.Oculoplastic encompasses a wide range of procedures,...