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Treatment for all CORNEAL DISORDERS

  • CORNEAL ABRASION
  • INFECTIOUS KERATITIS (CORNEA ULCER)
  • CORNEAL ECTASIAS
  • CORNEAL DEGENERATION
  • CORNEAL DYSTROPHY
  • CORNEAL OPACITY

WHY SPECTRA EYE

Spectra Eye has the most advanced diagnostic and sophisticated ophthalmic surgical set up in Mauritius. With a team of dedicated super specialists available year round, the center offers super specialty eye treatments ranging from minor to all types of eye procedures/surgeries in a single day treat

SYMPTOMS OF CORNEAL DISORDERS

Cornea is one of the most important part of the eye. Due to the presence of any form of corneal disease, you may experience a wide range of symptoms like

  • Pain in the eye.
  • Sensitivity to light
  • Headache, nausea, fatigue - depending on the condition
  • Glares in the night and sun light
  • Reduced vision or blurry vision.
  • Redness or inflammation in the eye.

TREATMENT OPTIONS

Corneal blindness is one of the most common causes of blindness throughout the world. Early management in cases of progressive keratoconus helps to stop its progression and provides better refractive stability. Many corneal diseases, if diagnosed and treated on time, can prevent permanent blindness in eyes.

MEDICAL TREATMENT

Concentrated antibiotics eye drops can be given in cases of infectious keratitis ( ulcer) . Culture sensivity should be done before starting the eye drops.

C3R (CORNEAL COLLAGEN CROSS-LINKING WITH RIBOFLAVIN)

It is a surgical treatment for progressive corneal ectasia such as Keratoconus & post lasik ectasia. It is done in an attempt to make cornea stronger & helps to stop the progression of keratoconus.

INTRASTROMAL CORNEAL RINGS

It is done for corneal ectasia such as Keratoconus. It is found to be useful in reducing corneal steepening & decreasing irregular astigmatism thus potentially improving the visual acuity.

CORNEAL TRANSPLANT

It is also known as keratoplasty where a damaged or diseased cornea is replaced by donated tissue. Ophthalmologist will recommend best possible treatment for you depending upon the clinical evaluation. We provide cost effective cornea transplant surgery in Delhi with high success rate. It is of two types:-

LAMELLAR KERATOPLASTY

It is of two type:-

(a) DALK (Deep Anterior Lamellar Keratoplasty):- In this only the front & middle layer of cornea are replaced. eg in advanced Keratoconus.

(b) DSAEK (Descemet Stripping Automated Endothelial Keratoplasty) In this only the inner layer of cornea is replaced eg in bullous Keratopathy.

PENETRATING KERATOPLASTY

In this full thickness cornea is replaced.eg in deep corneal opacity. Corneal transplant cost in Delhi is economical and cost effective at Spectra Eye Hospital.

OPERATIVE PROCEDURES

We offer two types of operative procedures for treatment of glaucoma- Glaucoma Filtering Microsurgery or “By-pass” and Tube Shunt Drainage Devices ( VALVE) for glaucoma. Operative Procedures is the only option left for patients in whom the eye pressure is not controlled with medication or laser. It is also the treatment of choice in non-compliant patients, and in infants and children with glaucoma. Get in touch with us for safe and effective glaucoma surgery in Delhi and to know about glaucoma surgery cost in Delhi.

1. GLAUCOMA FILTERING MICROSURGERY

Filtering microsurgery or By-Pass surgery involves creating a drainage hole with the use of a small surgical tool, to bypass the blockage in the eye’s trabecular meshwork (the eye’s drainage system). This opening helps increase the flow of fluid out of the eye and thereby reduce the eye pressure.

2. TUBE SHUNT DRAINAGE DEVICES ( VALVE)

This is a flexible glaucoma drainage device that is implanted in eye to divert the fluid inside the eye from inside of the eye to an external reservoir thereby decreasing the eye pressure. AGV ( Ahmad Glaucoma Valve ) and AADI ( Aurolab Aqueous Drainage Implant ) are the popular ones.

Cost of Cornea Problems:

The cost of corneal treatment depends on the type of surgery and the lens you choose. Also corneal treatment may be covered by the medical insurance policy.

To know more about the cost of treatment, contact our patient care coordinators at +230 5251 7100

WHAT OUR PATIENTS HAS TO SAY:

FAQ

It can take anywhere from a few weeks to a year or more for your vision to return after a cornea transplant. This is largely determined by the procedure used. In some cases, your vision may fluctuate between better and worse before settling.

The majority of cornea transplant surgeries are successful. However, there is a small risk of complications with cornea transplantation, such as donor cornea rejection.

Both eyes are typically treated during one procedure. During the procedure, one eye is operated on first, followed by the other almost immediately.

It is largely determined by the type of insurance you have chosen. If you have a good personal health plan, your insurance will easily cover the majority of the transplant costs. Some health insurance plans cover organ transplantation expenses and reimburse the full cost of treatment.

Depending on the procedure, you may need to recover for two to three weeks or longer. Even if you begin to feel better, don't rush back into your previous activities.

Allow an hour or two for your first visit to your new eye doctor. This includes time for the exam and getting fitted for a prescription if necessary. Later appointments will take less time.

The length of time required for eye testing will vary depending on age and complexity. In most cases, an eye exam will take at least 20 to 30 minutes. Your vision is valuable, and regular check-ups with your optometrist will help protect and preserve it by monitoring your overall eye health.

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