Prosthetic Eye

A prosthetic eye is an artificial eye which is implanted in patients to restore the volume and near normal appearance of a missing eye. The loss or disfigurement of an eye can be both physically and emotionally painful.

What is Facial Palsy?

Facial palsy is weakness or paralysis of the muscles on one half of the face. It occurs as a result of temporary or permanent damage to the facial nerve . It makes the affected side of the face droop....

Strabismus

Squint, also known as strabismus, is a medical condition in which there is improper alignment of the eyes. In this condition, one eye may be looking straight ahead, while the other eye may be turned inward, outward, upward or downward meaning they don’t work together to look at an object...

Cataract - Symptoms, Types and Effects

Our eyes contain a clear crystalline lens behind the pupil. This lens helps us focus at objects located at different distances from the eye. Due to various reasons, this lens becomes cloudy which blurs vision. This condition is called cataract. If left untreated cataract causes progressive decrease in vision leading to blindness. Cataract is the most common cause of reversible blindness in the world. Surgical correction of cataract can reverse the vision loss caused by it. ...

Glaucoma

Glaucoma is an eye disease characterized by progressive damage to optic nerve. This condition usually occurs when the fluid called "aqueous humor" present inside our eye doesn't drain normally....