Eye laser surgery is performed to eliminate myopia, hyperopia, astigmatism and keratoconus problems in appropriate conditions. These treatments are also called eye drawing. These problems are among the health problems that complicate the daily life of individuals and reduce the possibility of individuals to live on their own. These vision problems, which necessitate the use of contact lenses or glasses for a healthy vision, reduce the comfort of life. The use of glasses in order for the person to continue his daily life can be an undesirable situation for many people.
Having a cataract can be like looking through a foggy . Things may look blurry, hazy or less colorful. The only way to remove a cataract is with cataract surgery. During cataract surgery, your cloudy natural lens is removed and replaced with a clear artificial lens. That lens is called an intraocular lens.(IOL)
Laser eye (excimer laser) surgery is a treatment to correct nearsightedness, farsightedness or astigmatism. The surgery may reduce or eliminate the need for contact lenses or glasses.
Your cornea must be clear, smooth and healthy for good vision. If it is scarred, swollen, or damaged, light is not focused properly into the eye. As a result, your vision is blurry or you see glare. If your cornea cannot be healed or repaired, our ophthalmologist may recommend a corneal transplant. This is when the diseased cornea is replaced with a clear, healthy cornea from a human donor.
A vitrectomy is a type of eye surgery to treat various problems with the retina and vitreous. During the surgery, your surgeon removes the vitreous and replaces it with another solution. The vitreous is a gel-like substance that fills the middle portion of your eye.