Ophthalmology is a medical branch that handles the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of various eye diseases and impaired visual systems. It has been further divided into subspecialties and some of the eye or visual problems dealt with under this division include cataracts, macular degeneration, glaucoma, eye infections, eye floaters, frequent headaches, eye pain, squinting, and light sensitivity.
The Department of Ophthalmology at CK Birla RBH provides excellent tertiary-level surgical and clinical facilities to take care of eye patients. Several patients have given the best reviews about this department which attracts people from far-away places. The Ophthalmology center is well-equipped with advanced equipment that delivers state-of-the-art services to treat serious eye infections and eye injuries. These cutting-edge technologies include surgically implanted lenses, screening for common eye diseases, comprehensive eye examinations and vision testing, and general investigation of eye patients with undiagnosed eye problems. It is staffed with highly qualified oculoplastic surgeons, pediatric ophthalmologists, vitreoretinal surgeons, and other supporting staff.
There are outpatient chambers with Snellen's vision box, gonioscopy, refraction units, slit-lamp microscopy, applanation tonometry, and indirect facilities of ophthalmology. The investigation rooms are well-equipped with an Ultrasonic pachymeter, keratometer, indirect ophthalmoscopy, specular microscopy, Snaptophone, Humphrey field analyzer, lasers, optometrists, contrast sensitivity and glare test units (for vision testing), and much more equipment’s.
Emergency OTs are also available for Evisceration, Corneoscleral suturing, and Intravitreal injections.
The department strives to reach the center of excellence by offering a range of eye care services like general and super specialty eye care consultations. The doctors working under this wing create a patient-friendly environment by interacting more with patients and providing them their quality time and care.
The department focuses more on the treatment of eye conditions such as:
The revolutionary services and surgical facilities available under this department includes: