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Department Of Ophthalmology

Ophthalmology is the field of studying eye medical conditions which are treated by Ophthalmologists. They are medical professionals specializing in surgical treatment of this body organ. A general physician might refer the patient to an ophthalmologist if there are cataract symptoms, eye infections, eye nerve issues, and other eye conditions. Ophthalmologists play an important role when it comes to diagnosing eye diseases, treating eye problems through surgeries or medicines, and performing eye surgeries.

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 with their quality time and care. 

What conditions are treated by an ophthalmologist?

All eye conditions and visual problems are treated by an ophthalmologist who is responsible for treating and monitoring the following conditions:

  • Retinal conditions like diabetic retinopathy or macular degeneration 
  • Cataracts
  • Glaucoma
  • Corneal conditions
  • Problems linked to children or childhood eye conditions
  • Neurological causes cases like optic nerve issues, unusual eye movements, double vision, or vision loss 
  • Complex surgical procedures like reconstructive surgery or advanced repair vision

Treatment offered by RBH in Ophthalmology

RBH offers a comprehensive range of treatment options available under ophthalmology which includes: 

  • Routine retinal check-ups 
  • Digital fluorescein angiography camera 
  • Age-related macular degeneration and diabetic retinopathy
  • Eye trauma care 
  • Ocular ultrasonography 
  • Retinopathy screening and treatment
  • Spectral Domain or 3-D OCT (Optical Coherence Tomography)
  • Retinal surgery services like cryotherapy, antibiotics, intravitreal injections containing anti-VEGF agents, intravitreal steroid implants, or steroids, and retinal detachment surgery which includes pneumatic retinopexy and buckling surgery
  • Green laser therapy for the treatment of retinal photocoagulation

What procedures are performed by an ophthalmologist?

Procedures that are performed by an ophthalmology expert are: 

  • Refractive surgery for correcting vision 
  • Glaucoma surgery 
  • Diagnosis and severe eye conditions monitoring 
  • Cataract surgery 
  • Treatment of cancer 
  • Reconstructive surgery for repairing birth anomalies like crossed eyes 
  • Serious tear duct infections or blockages 
  • Removal of tumor, cyst, or foreign object 
  • Altering facial structure function with injection around the eyes 
  • Repair torn or detached retina 
  • Transplants of cornea

When to see an ophthalmology professional? 

It is recommended to get in touch with an ophthalmology specialist if the following signs or symptoms related to eye conditions are experienced: 

  • Excessive eye tearing
  • Eye redness that is unexplained 
  • Peripheral vision loss
  • Light flashes 
  • Misaligned eyes 
  • Eyelid anomalies or issues 
  • Bulging eyes 
  • Reduced, blocked, or double vision 
  • Halos around lights

Why should you choose Rukmani Birla Hospital for Ophthalmology?

Rukmani Birla Hospital, Jaipur is among the eminent multi-special hospitals operating in the city for decades. The hospital has integrated the most amazing and experienced doctors including other staff members. We ensure dedicating ourselves to offering exceptional and satisfactory patient care. The primary objective behind the inception of this hospital is to make healthcare services available to everyone at an affordable cost including the finest treatment. So, if you are looking for ophthalmology-related problems, then get in touch with our most skilled and highly talented healthcare professionals at RBH.

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