Glaucoma Care

Role of your Eye Specialist is very important
when it comes to Glaucoma.
Glaucoma Specialist in Kharghar

Always choose an experienced ophthalmologist, do not compromise on eye health when it comes to the silent thief of sight (Glaucoma)

18 years of Experience coupled with Advanced Technologies

Glaucoma is characterized by progressive damage to the optic nerve of the eye, the most common cause is high pressure in the eye. If left untreated, glaucoma can lead to blindness. Those with a family history of glaucoma, Diabetes, Systemic hypertension, thyroid disorders, and Myopia are at a higher risk of developing glaucoma. People above the age of 40 years need to undergo routine eye examinations to rule out glaucoma.

Glaucoma in Simple Words

It is increased in the pressure of the eyeball. If not controlled it can lead to vision loss or blindness.

What are the common reasons for Glaucoma?

An increase in intraocular pressures is maintained by aqueous (liquid inside the eye). It can be due to more production of aqueous humor or decreased outflow of aqueous humor.

Treatment for Glaucoma? Is it possible to cure it?

Initially, topical anti-glaucoma drops are given. If it is still not controlled with drops or oral medication, surgery is planned. Nobody can cure glaucoma but yes it can be controlled. Samarth have best Glaucoma Specialist in Kharghar.

 

Tips for Glaucoma patients. (Do's & Don’ts)

• Do’s
Take medication as prescribed by an ophthalmologist
Eat healthy food
• Don’ts
No smoking

Glaucoma Specialist in Kharghar

Our approach while handling patients with glaucoma? Steps & Procedures.

  • First of all, we check eye pressure with the most advanced tonometry (Instrument to check the eye pressure)
  • Visual field testing is done as in the early stage of glaucoma the visual field defect is not noticed by patients.
  • We then check Corneal Thickness so under the why is pressure increased.
  • Gonioscopy is done to assess the angle between the cornea and iris.
  • According to the findings, we decide on the treatment options.

We believe in patient education as well as his/her positive approach towards it. So at Samarth Netralaya before undergoing any treatment first thing to do is a complete counseling. Better the counseling faster is the healing. Then after a perfect treatment.

 

Why choose Samarth Netralaya for Cataract Treatment in Navi Mumbai?

Why to choose Samarth Netralaya for Glaucoma Treatment in Navi Mumbai ?

  • We have well equipped OPD with most advanced diagnostic instruments.
  • We have the best and modern technology and trained staff to diagnose glaucoma.

Glaucoma needs perfect diagnosis and accurate treatment. Whether its a drop or a surgery, each decision will effect or affect your vision. So take your decision wisely. You are always welcome at Samarth Netralaya for second opinion. Samarth have best Glaucoma Specialist in Kharghar.