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In a simple sense, your “eyesight” is your ability to see all the things that are around you, but the term “eye vision” is a little different and much broader. Your “eye vision” defines the clearness
and the sharpness of your eyesight. The vision is the interaction between the eyesight and the brain which forms all neurological processes in the brain that makes the “sense of vision” possible.
An eye vision if maintained well, can help you perform efficiently at your home and work. There are several different eye problems that can be prevented when you put into practice the necessary eye care
habits in your day-to-day life, especially during the outbreak of a disease such as COVID-19.
The great festival of Holi is celebrated across India by people of all ages and groups as Holi brings along a positive aura of fun and enjoyment for all of us in our lives, and now we have arrived at
that time of the year when Holi is just around the corner.
Even though there is no "maximum age" for correcting your eye vision, you still need to determine that your overall eye health is good and that your vision difficulty is not caused because of some other
eye disease. Your vision has to be completely stable before you proceed to LASIK surgery. LASIK surgery is one of the most effective surgeries in the country for correcting eyes vision. The satisfactory
rate among the patients who had taken LASIK surgery is remarkably high.
If you are thinking about getting LASIK surgery, you most likely have already spent a good amount of time day dreaming about what your life will be after LASIK surgery. Lasik treatment is one of the
most safe and common procedure performed worldwide.
We are all aware of the fairly common medical condition that is diabetes, aren’t we? Caused by an increase in blood sugar levels, Diabetes prevents the body from efficiently using and storing sugar causing
an unhealthy surplus of sugar in the blood stream which could damage blood vessels and cause havoc in various parts of the body
“What has diabetes got to do with my eyesight?”, you may ask. Well, the answer is – more than you can imagine! The reach of diabetes is not just limited to your heart and kidneys, but extends to your
eyes as well.
The lights of the Diwali dazzle us with new hopes & beginnings. The colors of Rangoli fill our lives with cheerfulness. This fun festival of lights is the most awaited festival and is celebrated with
great excitement by all of us. However while enjoying the festivities, we tend to overlook lot of things that can cause harm to our eye health.
Ageing is not limited to just wrinkles, grey hair or aches and pain in the body. There are a number of eye conditions that are linked to ageing including Cataract, Age related Macular Degeneration (ARMD) and GLAUCOMA .The
good news is that there is evidence that suggests that keeping yourself in good health as you age decreases the probability of eye problems.
There are three main kinds of colour blindness, based on photo pigment defects in the three different kinds of cones that respond to blue, green, and red light. Red-green colour blindness is
the most common, followed by blue-yellow colour blindness. Sometimes colour blindness can be caused by physical or chemical damage to the eye, the optic nerve, or parts of the brain that
process colour information.
Glaucoma is one of the leading causes of blindness, especially if it is left untreated. Although there is no cure for Glaucoma and vision that has been lost cannot come back, further
loss of vision can be halted with medicines and / or surgery. It is important to diagnose the condition at the earliest and then monitored for life.
If you imagine that your eye is like a camera, then the retina is the film. When rays of light enter the eye and are focused on the retina by the cornea and lens, the retina reacts. However, just
like a picture cannot be developed if the camera has defective film, vision is not possible in an eye with a defective retina. A retinal tear is considered quite serious because the vitreous
liquid leaks through the tear, and pools under the retina.
Aayush Eye Clinic, is a NABH (National Accreditation Board for Hospital and Healthcare Providers) accredited super speciality eye hospital located in Mumbai that offers quality healthcare aligned with global standards. With state-of-the-art equipment and facilities, at Aayush Eye Clinic you can be sure you are in safe hands.
It is important to understand the anatomy of the eye to ascertain what Corneal Transplants are. Simply put, the cornea is the transparent front surface of the human eye. In a normal
eye, when looking at the eye, one would look straight through the cornea at the colored iris and black pupil.
Usually, the Cornea has a hemisphere design, like a pearl. Sometimes, however, the shape of the cornea is not well built enough to confine this circular shape and therefore it, surges leading to the formation of cone alike appearance that is known as Keratoconus.
LASIK has improved the lives and vision of millions. It is pertinent to say that one must follow the pathway to Choose a good surgeon, a good laser centre with the right price. How do you decide what is a fair cost of LASIK?
Dark circles under the eyes are most often associated with lack of sleep and fatigue. Whilst this can be one of the causes, there are many other reasons one can have dark
Intra-Ocular lenses (IOLs) are medical devices implanted inside the eye replacing the eye's natural lens that is removed during the cataract surgery. The most important aspect of a Cataract
evaluation is the selection of the most suitable IOL.
Thyroid Eye Disease (TED) is an auto immune condition in which the eye muscles and tissues behind the eye become inflamed. It occurs when the body’s immune system attacks the
back of the eye and causes inflammation. As a result of TED, the eyes can be pushed forward and the eyes and eyelids may get swollen. Sometimes, the eye muscles that move the eyes get
stiff and swollen and due to this the eyes are not aligned perfectly causing double vision.
Cosmetic Eye procedures bring dramatic results, improved eye health and personal well-being. Blepharoplasty is one such Oculoplastic procedures performed on the eye to repair the droopy eyelids. It is derived from a greek word blepharon meaning "eyelid" and plassein meaning "to form"
It is a disease of the eye that affects the macula and blurs the central vision that one needs for driving and reading. There are 2 types of ARMD: Wet and Dry. One of
the leading causes of vision loss, in some cases, it is a disease that progresses very slowly and in others it progresses faster.
Do your eyes feel tired, irritated or dry after working a few hours on the computer? Are your Contact Lenses uncomfortable? Do you get cramps, stiffness or numbness in your body
parts? If yes, then you may have Computer Vision Syndrome (CVS)
Do your eyes feel tired, irritated or dry after working a few hours on the computer? Are your Contact Lenses uncomfortable? Do you get cramps, stiffness or numbness in your body parts? If yes, then
you may have Computer Vision Syndrome (CVS)
Hope you have had a chance to read our previous blog on the Side Effects of LASIK. In this article, we throw more light on the topic that will help you make an informed choice before
you choose to proceed with LASIK eye surgery.
Do you plan to get LASIK surgery done but are apprehensive about the side effects. Read on to understand more
Dry eye is caused by a chronic lack of adequate lubrication and moisture on the eye surface.
A mild swelling or puffiness under the eyes causes bags under the eye and are quite common as you age. With aging, the tissues around your eyes and some of the muscles supporting
your eyelids weaken. Normal fat that helps support the eyes can then move into the lower eyelids, causing the lids to appear puffy. Fluid also may accumulate in the space
below your eyes, adding to the swelling.
Dry Eye Tests A careful examination of your eyes by an ophthalmologist followed by one or more dry eye tests can help detect dry eye syndrome.
Dry eye syndrome if not treated on time can affect the outcomes of LASIK and Cataract surgeries.
One of the major decisions prior to Cataract Surgery is the type of lens to be used. Considering that Cataract surgery and lens replacement is permanent, it necessitates that you choose your lens options very carefully before going ahead with the surgery.
The thought of an eye surgery can be frightening & intimidating. At Aayush Eye Centre, we have performed thousands of cataract surgeries giving our patients clearer and renewed vision.
If you imagine that your eye is like a camera, then the retina is the film. When rays of light enter the eye and are focused on the retina by the cornea and lens, the retina reacts. However, just like
a picture cannot be developed if the camera has defective film, vision is not possible in an eye with a defective retina.
Diabetes tends to weaken the immune system of the body and make it prone to numerous diseases including eye illnesses. According to research, Diabetes is one of the leading causes of blindness in adults between the ages of 20 – 75.
Dry eye syndrome is caused by a chronic lack of sufficient lubrication and moisture on the surface of the eye. Its consequences range from subtle but constant irritation to inflammation of the
anterior (front) tissues of the eye. Dry eyes are also described by the medical term, Keratitis sicca, which generally means decreased quality or quantity of tears.
Cataract is one of the leading causes of visual impairment across the globe. Immediate visual rehabilitation is possible with cataract surgery during which the cataract is removed and an
Intra Ocular lens (IOL) is inserted. Most patients who undergo a cataract surgery witness an easier healing experience than one can expect.
Every eye has a natural lens. The cloudiness seen in the lens is proof of the existence of a cataract. An eye that has a cataract will constantly see
blurry images; it will feel as though one is looking at the world through a foggy screen.
LASIK also known as laser-assisted in situ keratomileusis is a refractive surgery that corrects the different types of vision problems faced by individuals such as myopia, hyperopia and astigmatism,
etc. In most cases today, LASIK surgery is seen as the most ideal way to get permanently rid of wearing glasses and lenses.
Why is it vital to see your doctor at the earliest?
Most parents believe that their child’s squint will disappear after a few years, as the child gets older; however this is far from true. In fact, the chances of the condition worsening are higher if the squint is left untreated.
It is not uncommon for a child's poor vision to go undetected. In nearly 80% of cases only once the child’s symptoms become more pronounced that one can conclude that there is a problem. Your child may pass the vision screening test at school with but could still suffer from poor vision or a different type of eye problem which can only be diagnosed through an eye check-up with the ophthalmologist.
Many people wonder about the permanence of the LASIK surgery. It CERTAINLY reduces dependence on glasses and MOST LIKELY eliminates the use of glasses. As a matter of fact, vision is subjective and fluctuates
like other parts of the body. Patients who have chosen to undergo a LASIK surgery have witnessed a life-changing decision.
Ptosis, pronounced (Toe-sis), refers to the drooping of the eyelid that can occur in one or both eyes. It is a condition often noticed when the upper lid descends over the entire pupil. It is
known as unilateral Ptosis and bilateral Ptosis when it affects both eyes. Some people live with this condition from birth, known as congenital Ptosis or acquired Ptosis when developed later in life. The sagging of the upper lid not only affects the appearance of the person but impacts vision too. This condition leads to other eye related issues such as dry eyes and watery eyes because of the
ineffective functioning of the eyelids. Ptosis can be resolved naturally or in certain cases, one may need medical help.
Wearing spectacles, taking off contact lens, wearing contact lens, taking off glasses – is this your routine? Did you know LASIK is the best and safest solution for you? Perhaps, you did some
research at some point yet are spectical because of unanswered questions. So, we're glad that you're here, reading this - because we have a lot to share about one of our ever successful procedures.
When it is concerning healthcare, the internet has a lot to say, most of which we know is misleading and some are fallacies even if it is about a simple procedure such as LASIK. This blog is dedicated to the breaking of those myths and misconceptions that exist surrounding this procedure.
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